Community Calendar / 16 January 2013

Wednesday 16 January 2013

  • Food Addicts Anonymous
    Face-to-face meetings will no longer take place in Silver City however, they continue to provide information on the program and how to join telephone conference meetings / For info on their 12-step program call 519.1070
  • Curbside Consulting at the Nonprofit Resource Center
    9am – Noon / The Wellness Coalition – 409 N Bullard Street / Free consulting services to nonprofit organizations – or those considering becoming a nonprofit org / Lisa Jimenez – 534.0665 x232 – lisa@wellnesscoalition.org (lisa null@null wellnesscoalition NULL.org)
  • Student Health in New Mexico & Grant County
    9 – 11am / WNMU Global Resource Center – 817 W 12th Street / Discussion of state & county results of the 2011 New Mexico Middle School & High School Youth Risk and Resiliency Surveys (YRRS). Receive data from our county and learn how to access additional county, state and national data. Suggested for anyone working with students / Free / Tiffany Knauf 388.1198 x22
  • Library Story Time
    10am / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Join them for reading, poetry, music and movement. Children and grown-ups of all ages welcome / Free / Harmony Phillips-Dahlsten – Children & Youth Librarian /  538.3672 – hdahlsten@silvercitymail.com
  • Affordable Care Act: What Does It Mean for Consumers?
    4:30 –6:30pm / WNMU Global Resource Center – 12th &  Kentucky Streets / A practical information session provided by Nandini Pillai Kuehn, Ph.D., MHA President of the Board of New Mexico Health Connections / Sponsored by HMS Center for Health Innovations & The Wellness Coalition Non-Profit Resource Center / 534.0665 x231
  • Health Talk: First Food – Improving the Health of Families
    6-7pm / Gila Regional Conference Room – 1313 East 32nd Street / Presented by Molly Pessl / Learn about the first, and best food, for babies and the lifetime benefits it brings / 538.4870 for more info
  • Melanie & Jeff
    6:30pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Acoustic Pop/Folk duo / Free
  • Dane & Edie
    6:30pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard / Piano & Vocal – Jazz & Standards / Free

Thursday 17 January 2013

  • Affordable Care Act: What Does it Mean for Small Employers?
    9:30–11:30am / WNMU Global Resource Center – 12th & Kentucky Streets / A practical information session provided by Nandini Pillai Kuehn, PhD, MHA President of the Board of New Mexico Health Connections / Sponsored by HMS Center for Health Innovations & The Wellness Coalition Non-Profit Resource Center / 534.0665 x231
  • Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance
    CANCELLED
  • Joe & Danny
    6:30pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard / Jazz & Latin / Free

Friday 18 January 2013

  • Gila / Mimbres Community Radio Open House
    4-8pm / GMCR Studio – 519 B North Bullard Street / Refreshments & entertainment / Get the latest developments and opportunities to create a program, become a DJ, join the volunteer staff, serve on a committee, help with an event, underwrite the station or contribute in your own unique way, and Yes!  Become A Member!
  • Red Paint Pow Wow – Educational Day
    9am / Indian Market / 10am / Performances / WNMU Intramural Gymnasium / Students and Teachers free / 534.1379 – redpaintpowwow.net
  • Book Kick-Off
    4 – 7pm / Silver City Woman’s Club – 1715 Silver Heights Blvd / Local author Madonna Kettler reading, signing and group experiential for her new book Birth, Death, and the Afterlife: Remembering Who You Really Are / Live music, refreshments and snacks / 575-534-1291 – madonna@madonnakettler.com
  • NM State Environmental Literacy Planning
    5:30 – 6:30pm / WNMU Harlan Hall Room 211 / Join the Environmental Education Association of NM and the WNMU Outdoor Program to help New Mexico develop an environmental literacy plan for our youth / Participants will take an active role in creating the framework for a state-wide environmental literacy plan to be presented to the NM Public Education Depart / Refreshments provided / Kathy Whiteman  – 538.6253 – whitemank@wnmu.edu
  • Farhad
    6:30pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard / Spanish Guitar / Free
  • Halley Anna & The Tennessee Volunteers
    7:30pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Americana Singer/Songwriter from Texas / Free
  • Dance night w/ Hector Carrillo
    8pm – Midnight / Arenas Valley VFW Post 3347 – Hwy 180 & Burnham Road /Hector plays Pop, Light Rock, Country Western and Spanish

Saturday 19 January 2013

  • Kitchen Creations – Diabetes cooking school
    9am – 3pm / Grant County Extension office – 2610 N Silver Street / Two session class (2nd class Jan 26) is offered in conjunction with the NM Dept of Health, Grant County Extension Service, and Gila Regional Medical Center’s Health Reach / Instructors Jill Eastip, GRMC, and Judy O’Loughlin, Grant County Extension Service, offer instruction on healthy cooking for diabetics and diagnosed pre-diabetics / RSVP 388.1559
  • Red Paint Pow Wow
    9am / Indian Market / 11am & 5:30pm / Gourd Dancing / 1pm & 7:30pm / Contest Powwow/Grand Entry  / WNMU Intramural Gymnasium / 534.1279 – redpaintpowwow.net
  • Environmental Literacy Planning
    5:30pm / WNMU Harlan Hall Rm 211 – 12th Street / Join the Environmental Education Association of NM and the WNMU Outdoor Program to help New Mexico develop an environmental literacy plan for our youth / Participants will take an active role in creating the framework for a state-wide environmental literacy plan to be presented to the NM Public Education Depart / Refreshments provided / Kathy Whiteman  – 538.6253 – whitemank@wnmu.edu
  • Loose Blues Band
    6:30pm / Diane’s Parlor – 501 N Bullard / Free
  • The Oversouls
    7:30pm / Buckhorn Saloon / Rock & Soul music / Free

Sunday 20 January 2013

  • Red Paint Pow Wow
    9am / Indian Market / 11am / Gourd Dancing / 1pm / Contest Powwow & Grand Entry / 6pm / Awards & closing / WNMU Intramural Gymnasium / 534.1379 – redpaintpowwow.net
  • The Blessing of Laughter – Carley Preusch
    11:30am / New Church – 1300 Bennett Street / Sunday Service
  • Peter & Michele
    6:30pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard  / Free

Monday 21 January 2013

  • Open Mic Night
    7pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos

The GMCR Community Calendar provides notice of local music, arts, culture and civic events.  It is based in large part on Anne McCormick’s email calendar which is now compiled and administered by Grant County Community Health Council.  The GMCR calendar may include additional events and omit or edit others which lie outside our editorial policies – such as our non-commercial guidelines.

To include an event on the calendar please send your request to healthcouncilgc@gmail.com (healthcouncilgc null@null gmail NULL.com) and include the following information:

  • Event name
  • Date and time
  • Location with physical address
  • Short description if desired
  • Cost, if any
  • Contact name / phone / email / URL

If you have a reoccurring event, please send monthly notices which should include the date(s) and requested information from above.

Note that the list is compiled from list serve participants, various community calendars, and area postings.  GCCHC and GMCR do not take responsibility for any missing/incorrect events and we retain the right to exclude unsuitable events.

For additional info contact Kendra Milligan / Public Relations Liaison / Grant County Community Health Council / 388.1198 x10 / healthcouncilgc@gmail.com (healthcouncilgc null@null gmail NULL.com)

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