Community Calendar / 18 October 2013

Friday 18 October 2013

  • Gila EDA
    8am / Grant County Admin Building – 1400 Hwy 180 East / Priscilla Lucero of Southwest Council of Governments  w/ Susan Oberland and Joanne Hoavis, CT Technology, discuss the Regional Broadband Implementation Project / Free / gilaeda.org (http://gilaeda NULL.org)
  • Bike Works Fridays Welding Workshop
    6pm – 8pm / Bike Works Root Shop – 815 E 10th Street / Welding processes will mainly focus on MIG (wire feed) welding with some torch & grinder work / These sessions will give interested folks some hands-on experience with metalwork while they convert unused bicycles and parts into art and utilitarian objects / Donations appreciated to cover costs and support our nonprofit / 388.1444
  • Gila Native Plant Society
    7pm / WNMU – Harlen Hall – Room 111 – 12th Street / Dr. Patrick Alexander on Gypsophillia: An Introduction to Gypsum and Plants that Call It Home / Presentation includes a new species discovered this year that grows on gypsum / Free / gilanps.org (http://gilanps NULL.org)
  • Steve Reynolds
    7pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Finger Style Blues Guitarist – Flagstaff / Free
  • Kris Delmhorst and Jeffery Foucault
    7:30pm / Buckhorn Opera House / Mimbres Region Arts Council’s Folk Series first performance for the year / Tix at the door / 538.2505

Saturday 19 October 2013

  • Silver City Farmer’s Market
    8:30am – Noon / Main Street Plaza – Enter at Bullard & 7th / Fresh produce, locally grown plants, herbal products, eggs, locally raised meats, baked goods and more / Support your local growers / Enjoy the music / Linda – Market Manager – 654.4104
  • Grant County Rolling Stones Gem and Mineral Society Field Trip
    Assume an early departure for Pie Town, NM / Sylveen Robinson-Cook – 538.9001
  • Free PSA /Prostate-Specific Antigen Blood Test
    9am – 2pm / Gila Regional Medical Center Laboratory / Brought to you by the Grant County Prostate Support Group and the Grant County Community Health Council, in partnership with Gila Regional Medical Center / 388.1198 x 10
  • Community Bike Ride
    10am / Bike Works Root Shop – 815 E 10th Street / Picking up additional riders at The Bike Works Branch shop / 820 Bullard Street – corner of College / The ride lasts until 2pm / Bikes and helmets are available at the Root shop / Bring a lunch or get it along the way / 388.1444
  • Party in Pink Zumbathon for Breast Cancer Research
    10am – Noon / WNMU PE Complex – Intramural Gym – look for signs / Breast cancer survivors admitted free / Proceeds go to Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Research Foundation / Call / Text Liz  – 313.6883
  • 9 Breath Method and Prayer Circle
    11am – 12:30pm / Intergrative Health and Wellness Center – 310 W 6th Street / This Breath Is Magic!  with Martha K. Everett / Sessions begin with a detailed lesson on the 9-Breath Method followed by the Prayer Circle / Fee / Half of all proceeds donated this month to The Volunteer Center of Grant County / 388.2098 – abundancetherapeutics.com (http://abundancetherapeutics NULL.com)
  • Purses for Every Occasion
    Noon – 4pm / First Presbyterian Church Hall – 1915 N Swan / Silent Auction with Delectable Sweets & Tasty Treats / Proceeds to Nancy Champlin Foundation Scholarship for young women of Grant County / 534.9371
  • Food as Your Medicine
    2:30pm – 5pm / Integrative Health and Wellness Center – 310 W 6th Street / Food class for Diabetes / Information, dishes, and smoothies that use Naturopathic principles to help balance blood sugar and insulin response / Martha K. Everett – Certified Advanced Food Healing Instructor with Supreme Science Qigong Center / Fee / 388.2098 – abundancetherapeutics.com (http://abundancetherapeutics NULL.com)
  • Steve Reynolds
    7pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Finger Style Blues Guitarist – Flagstaff / Free
  • Gila & the Heartbreakers w/ Engilica Padilla
    8pm – Midnight / VFW Post 3347 – Hwy 180 & Yucca Street – Arenas Valley / Free / 534.9425

Sunday 20 October 2013

  • LGBT Grant County Brunch
    Noon / Rainbow Village – 301 W College – Suite 5 / Bring a dish to share if you like
  • 3rd Annual Pie/Cake Auction
    4pm – 6pm / First Presbyterian Church – 1900 Swan Street / Life is short! Eat Dessert First! / A fundraiser to benefit Bridge Community / Bring a pie or cake to be auctioned off and plan to buy one to take home or share with friends at the auction / Entertainment by Jericho / A project to bring to Silver City a continuum of care senior living facility – independent through end of life – all on one campus / 538.5754

Monday 21 October 2013

  • Friends of the Library Celebration
    Monday thru Friday  21-26 October / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Visit the Silver City Public library all week for games, presentations by guest authors and other activities
  • HIV Support Group
    5:30 – 7:30 pm / Rainbow Village – LGBT Grant County Center – 301 West College Avenue – Suite 5 / 519.5562
  • Open Mic Night
    7pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Free

Tuesday 22 October 2013

  • Kiwanis Club
    1pm / Red Barn Restaurant / Kiwanis is a service organization dedicated to serving children, one child at a time / Membership open / Lunch availabale / Sabrina Pack – 538.3396
  • Town and Country Garden Club
    1pm / Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd / Nancy Owen Lewis presents Chasing the Cure in New Mexico, The Lungers and their Legacy / Refreshments / Guests welcome / Harriet – 388.1705
  • Silver City/Grant County TEA Party Patriots
    6pm / Red Barn Restaurant / Doors open at 5pm / dinner available

Wednesday 23 October 2013

  • Curbside Consulting
    9am – Noon / Center for Health Innovation / 902 Santa Rita Street – 2nd floor conference room / Consulting services for existing or aspiring nonprofit organizations / Free / Lisa Jimenez – 534.0101 – x2108 – lmjimenez13@gmail.com (lmjimenez13 null@null gmail NULL.com)
  • Silver City Town Council Meeting
    6pm / Grant County Administration Building – 1400 Hwy 180 East / Meeting agenda can be found at townofsilvercity.org (http://townofsilvercity NULL.org/r/meeting_documents_and_video NULL.php?CID=QPJ6F)
  • Steep Ravine
    6:30pm / Buckhorn Saloon / Bluegrass Band – CA / Free
  • Trivia at Bear Mountain Lodge
    7pm / Bear Mountain Lodge / Quizmaster Josh White / Food and drink available / No Cover / Prizes of gift certificates for $20 and $30 / Bring yourself or a team of six people, max / 538.2538

Thursday 24 October 2013

  • Gila / Mimbres Community Radio Open House
    4pm – 8pm / 519 B North Bullard Street – corner of 6th / GMCR is fast approaching the startup of 24/7 FM broadcast / Enjoy music, food, fun, Live DJs, the latest updates on our progress, become a member, get involved and when you’ll be able to tune in to KURU 89.1 FM!!
  • Guarding Against Identity Theft
    5pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Joe Wlosinski presents for AARP / Free and open to public
  • A Place at the Table
    6:30pm / WNMU Global Resource Center – 12th & Kentucky / A documentary with Jeff Bridges on childhood hunger and obesity in America / NM ranks 1st for childhood hunger in the Nation / Discover the factors which contribute to this devastating social problem / Part of National Food Day / Free / 388.1198 ext 14

Friday 25 October 2013

  • Bike Works Fridays Welding Workshop
    6pm – 8pm / Bike Works Root Shop – 815 E 10th Street / Welding processes will mainly focus on MIG (wire feed) welding with some torch & grinder work / These sessions will give interested folks some hands-on experience with metalwork while we convert unused bicycles and parts into art and utilitarian objects / Donations appreciated to cover costs and support our nonprofit / 388.1444
  • Sean Ashby
    7:30pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Original Pop Rock from former Sarah McLachlan guitarist – Canada / Free

Saturday 26 October 2013

  • Silver City Farmer’s Market
    8:30am – Noon / Main Street Plaza – Enter at Bullard & 7th / Fresh produce, locally grown plants, herbal products, eggs, locally raised meats, baked goods and more / Support your local growers / Enjoy the music / Linda – Market Manager – 654.4104
  • Farm2Chef Showcase
    10am – 11am / Silver City Farmers Market / Come celebrate the farmers and chefs of southwest New Mexico / Free samples of dishes prepared by local chefs using local ingredients / Pick up a free 2013 Farm2Chef recipe booklet with recipes for local foods from all of the participating chefs / Saskia 534.0101 x 2102 – svanhecke@hmsnm.org (svanhecke null@null hmsnm NULL.org)
  • Community Bike Ride
    10am / Bike Works Root Shop – 815 E 10th Street / Picking up additional riders at Bike Works Branch shop / 820 Bullard Street – corner of College / The ride lasts until 2pm / Bikes and helmets are available at the Root shop / Bring a lunch or get it along the way / 388.1444
  • Ghost Crawl
    2pm – 4pm / Silver City Museum – 312 W Broadway / Children of all ages can become acquainted with Silver City’s resident ghosts while listening to thrilling and sometimes chilling stories from the WNMU Storytelling class / Free / 538.5921  – silvercitymuseum.org (http://silvercitymuseum NULL.org/events NULL.html)
  • Sean Ashby
    7:30pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Original Pop Rock from former Sarah McLachlan guitarist – Canada / Free
  • City of the Rocks Star Party
    At Dark / City of Rocks – Orion Group Camp site / Silver City Astronomical Society member, Matt Wilson, hosts star gazing / Dress warm, bring a drink and use red flashlight and approach site with only parking lights / matthewdwilson@q.com (matthewdwilson null@null q NULL.com)
  • Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra
    7:30pm / WNMU Fine Arts Center Theater / The bill features classics by Brahms and Tchaikovsky / The featured soloist will be award winning violinist Philippe Quint / 538.2505 – mimbresarts.org (http://mimbresarts NULL.org)

Sunday 27 October 2013

  • LGBT Brunch
    Noon – 1:30pm / LGBT Grant County Center – 301 West College Avenue – Suite 5 / Bring a dish to share if you like / 519.5562
  • Poetry Reading with Bonnie Maldonado
    2pm – 3pm / Silver City Museum – 312 W Broadway / Silver City’s Poet Laureate shares her talent and creativity / Free / 538.5921 or silvercitymuseum.org (http://silvercitymuseum NULL.org/events NULL.html)

 


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