Mining District Column
by Mary Walker
After being so dry, I am really happy monsoon season has arrived. The Mining District is certainly getting its fair share! Besides getting the ground saturated, these monsoons are also making days delightful - usually with a nice breeze.
The Bayard Public Library was buzzing with activity on Tuesday July
17 as 41 children attended Barbara King's Mandala Making Workshop
during the Summer Reading Program at The Bayard Public Library.
Participants were encouraged to donate a canned food item. This food will be donated to El Refugio, the women and children's shelter.
Barbara King instructs children on making mandalas.
Summer Reading Program Volunteer Susan Cherry
Group working - Lots of kids showed up for this event!
Tuesday July 24th at 10:00 a,m, during the Summer Reading program, the Bayard Public Library and The Gila Regional Medical Center present
"Healthy Kids, Healthy Families" an interactive program on nutrition and exercise. Let's pack the library again! Contact Jody Decker for more information: 575-537-6244
Fort Bayard Medical Center will be hosting a Job Fair at the Bayard Public Library on Wednesday August 8, 2012, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. More information to come - mark your calendars. We will be recruiting for the following:
· Food Servers
· Certified Nursing Assistants