Community Calendar / 26 May 2013

Sunday 26 May 2013

  • LGBT Brunch
    Noon / Vicki’s Eatery – 315 N Texas Street / All LGBT folk, friends and allies are welcome / 388.5430
  • Silver City Blues Festival
    Noon – 6:30pm / Gough Park / Oversouls / Chris Dracup & Hillary Smith / Maria Muldaur & the Red Hot Bluesiana Band / Corey Harris and The Rasta Blues Experience / Presented by Mimbres Region Arts Council
  • Greenwood Misses Open Mic
    6pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard Street / The Greenwood Misses bring Blues to the party and you bring your own funky reality / Free
  • Triple Planetary Alignment
    Tonight! / Your Solar System – Look UP / During the next two weeks, Jupiter, Venus and Mercury will converge to form a conspicuous triangle visible to the naked eye. The best night to view is May 26 when the planets appear closest to each other / The three planet positions change daily / Visit Portal to the Universe (http://www NULL.astropixels NULL.com/blog/)

Monday 27 May 2013

  • Memory Lane Lives
    4pm – 7pm / Memory Lane Cemetery – Memory Lane south of Hwy 180 E / Town and Country Garden Club presents a Chautauqua program honoring 26 people in Silver City’s checkered past / Visit Memory Lane Lives for details
  • Open Mic Night
    7pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Free

Tuesday 28 May 2013

  • Beginners’ West African Drumming
    11am – Noon / 109 S Bullard Street / Group drumming that promotes musical growth, health, wellness and connection / Extra drums available for student use / Class taught by Andrew Dahl-Bredine – 519.9232
  • Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance
    Noon – 1pm / Silver City Recreation Center – 1016 N Silver Street / Based on traditional Tai Chi, this program works for all people including those with diminished balance or strength / First class free / Contact Liz – 313.6833
  • Meditation for Everyone!
    5:30pm – 6:15pm / Billy Casper Wellness Center – Education Rooms / A new 4-class series / “Forgive . . . and Move Forward” starts now and runs for four consecutive Tuesdays / Attend one, some, or all four classes / Free and open to the public / 313.4087
  • Vespers in the Celtic Tradition
    5:30pm / Good Shepherd Episcopal Church – Texas & 6th Street – entrance off parking lot / A quiet reflective service of  remembrance of modern “saints” of all faiths / Potluck dinner follows
  • Silver City/Grant County TEA Party Patriots
    6pm / Red Barn Restaurant / A public forum & review of this year’s legislative session – what was / was not accomplished, particularly as affects Grant County / Q&A follows / Participants include Sen Howie Morales, Rep Dianne Hamilton, Rep Rudy Martinez / Doors open 5pm for food
  • Scott
    6pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard Street / Blues & Country music / Free

Wednesday 29 May 2013

  • Curbside Consulting at the Nonprofit Resource Center
    9am – Noon / The Wellness Coalition – 409 N Bullard Street / Free consulting services to existing and aspiring nonprofit organizations / Free / Lisa Jimenez – 534.0665 x232 – lisa@wellnesscoalition.org (lisa null@null wellnesscoalition NULL.org)
  • Prenatal Yoga Class
    11:30am – 12:30pm / Billy Casper Wellness Center – 300 E 16th Street / Classes are taught by a certified instructor / Prenatal yoga classes are recommended for women in any stage of pregnancy / Free
  • Mom and Baby Yoga Class
    12:45 – 1:45pm / Billy Casper Wellness Center – 300 E 16th Street / Classes are taught by a certified instructor / Mom and Baby yoga is recommended starting 4 weeks postpartum for vaginal delivery and 6 weeks postpartum for caesarean section, until baby is crawling / Free
  • Embracing Social Media: Seven Benefits for your Nonprofit
    Noon – 1pm / Wellness Coalition – 409 N Bullard Street / Presentation by Derek Markham / Fee / Register w/ Brenna Brown – 534.0665 x237 – brenna@wellnesscoalition.org (brenna null@null wellnesscoalition NULL.com)
  • West African Drumming for Kids
    4pm – 5pm / 109 S Bullard Street / Encourages musical and poly-rhythmic growth and learning to play music within a group for ages 8-13 / Drums available for student use / Class taught by Andrew Dahl-Bredine – 519.9232
  • West African Drumming
    6pm – 7:15pm / Gough Park / Traditional drumming for health, wellness, community, musical growth and fun! / Extra drums available / Class taught by Andrew Dahl-Bredine – 519.9232
  • Dane & Edie
    6pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard Street / Piano & Vocal / Jazz & Standards / Free

Thursday 30 May 2013

  • Business Energy Efficiency Workshop
    1pm – 4pm / Silco Theatre – 311 N Bullard Street / A forum to help local businesses assess energy saving options and funding opportunities / A collaborative program of the SWNM Green Chamber, Silver City MainStreet Project and PNM
  • Guided Group Meditation
    5:30pm – 6:15pm / Billy Casper Wellness Center – Education Room / Meditations held every Thursday / No experience necessary / Free and open to the public / 313.4087
  • Capoeira Quinto Sol Silver City
    6pm / The SPOT – The Wellness Coalition – Bullard Street / Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian martial art that incorporates music, singing, dance, self expression, and community / For ages 11 – 20 / Isaac – subsideenergize@gmail.com (subsideenergize null@null gmail NULL.com)
  • Amos Torres
    6pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard Street / Back Porch Blues / Free

Friday 31 May 2013

  • Gila EDA Roundtable Meeting
    8am / Grant County Business and Conference Center / coffee and donuts precede the meeting at 8:30am
  • Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance
    11am – Noon / Silver City Recreation Center – 1016 N Silver Street / Based on traditional Tai Chi, this program works for all people including those with diminished balance or strength / First class free / Contact Liz – 313.6833
  • Social Bike Ride
    6pm / Bike Works Downtown Branch – 802 N Bullard / Social bike ride, encouraging all beginners and experienced riders to join an evening ride around Silver City / 388.1444
  • Bikeworks Repair Classes
    6-8pm / Bike Works Downtown Branch – 802 N Bullard / Keep your bike in tip-top shape with repair classes / Donation Suggested / 388.1444
  • Teen Pool Party
    6pm – 9pm / Silver City Public Pool – 2700 N Silver Street / Open to all High School Students / Fee includes 1 bottle of water and 1 slice of pizza / DJ for dancin’ and iPod raffle – must be present to win iPod / No alcohol allowed on Town property
  • Greg & Charlie
    6pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard Street / Acoustic Blues, Country & Originals / Free
  • The Oversouls
    6:30pm / Buckhorn Saloon- Pinos Altos / Local Rock & Soul outfit / Free
  • Grease!
    7pm / Buckhorn Opera House / Tix available at Buckhorn Saloon – Dandelion Wish / 538.9911
  • Bike-In Movie Night
    8:30pm / Bike Works Downtown Branch – 802 N Bullard / Bring a chair and enjoy an outdoor movie! / A donation is appreciated / 388.1444

Saturday 1 June 2013

  • Silver City Farmer’s Market
    8:30am – Noon / Beautiful Downtown Silver City / Enter at Bullard and 7th Streets / The first offerings of the season along with baked goods, potting plants, herbal products, entertainment & more / Support Local Agriculture!
  • National Trails Day
    10am / Throughout Grant County / Grant County Trails Group offers lots of free activities to celebrate / 10am – Beginners Guided Hike @ the Dragonfly Trailhead / 10am – Easy bike ride with bikes available to borrow / Noon – Cobre Performing Arts Center in Bayard – the fun continues with a premiere of a short film featuring local people on local trails, a great raffle, food and a lecture by Richard Kozoll, MD – a Michele Obama recognized “Champion of Change” from Cuba, NM / Also available is the 48-pg trail guide for Grant County / Contact Andrew for details / 538.8078 – andrew@gilaresources.info (andrew null@null gilaresources NULL.info)
  • Adobe Dynamics 101
    10am – Noon / Silver City Museum Annex – 302 W Broadway / Presentation by Jake Barrow of Cornerstones Community Partnerships of Santa Fe – Adobe and Stonework Preservation / Q&A follows / This is your chance to ask preservation expert Jake Barrow about your home and attend a workshop that will teach you how to conserve your adobe and stone structures / To register call 538.5921 – silvercitymuseum.org (http://silvercitymuseum NULL.org)
  • Joshua Breakstone – in Concert
    7pm / Seedboat Center For the Arts – Yankie Street / Tix at Seedboat / 534.1136 – 313.6959  – joshuabreakstone.com (http://joshuabreakstone NULL.com)
  • Grease!
    7pm / Buckhorn Opera House – Pinos Altos / Tix at Buckhorn Saloon and Dandelion Wish / 538.9911

Sunday 2 June 2013

  • Spinning Demonstration
    1pm – 2pm / Silver City Museum – 312 W Broadway / Kathi Anderson and Jacque Cusick / 538.5921 – silvercitymuseum.org (http://silvercitymuseum NULL.org)
  • Capoeira Quinto Sol Silver City
    5pm / Gough Park / Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian martial art that incorporates music, singing, dance, self expression and community / All ages welcome / Isaac – subsideenergize@gmail.com (subsideenergize null@null gmail NULL.com)
  • HIV/AIDS Support Group
    7pm / Good Shepherd Episcopal Church – 615 N Texas Street / 590.1788

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.

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