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Saturday, January 14, 2017
Saturday, January 14, 2017
  • Green Sale at The Commons  ::  Fundraiser

    Harolene Pitts will be here on Saturday January 14 to introduce you to her crisp, fresh "handmade here" pickles from a variety of handpicked produce and made right here in the kitchen at The Commons. Enjoy sampling and buying Fickle ...   

    Location  The Commons

  • Now Showing at the Silco Theatre  ::  Arts & Music

    Wild and Scenic Film Festival 6:30pm   

    Location  Silco Theatre

    Contact or 575-956-6185

  • 09:15am  Walking Tours of Historic Fort Bayard  ::  Tours

    Fort Bayard Historic Preservatiion Society hosts a walking tour. The Fort Bayard Museum, once the home to Colonel George Bushnell who was commander of the U.S.Army Hospital, will open at 9:15 and the tour will begin at 9:30. Although there is no ...   

    Location  Fort Bayard Museum

    Contact  575-956-3294 or 575-388-9123 or 575-574-8779

  • 10:00am - 02:00pm  Theater Group New Mexico Auditions for Spring Show  ::  Arts & Music

    Auditions for "You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown". Actors of all ages and acting ability are encouraged to come out. Performance dates are April 7, 8, 9, 14 and 15 with tentative school performance on April 6 and 13.   

    Location  WNMU Parotti Recital Hall

    Contact or 575-388-4879

  • 11:00am - 12:00pm  Ask The Dietitian About Gluten Free - Information and Tour of the Silver City Co-op  ::  Health & Wellness

    Eating gluten-free has gotten easier these days, but it can still be confusing and frustrating. Whether you have been diagnosed with Celiac disease or gluten intolerance, or simply choose to eat gluten-free, there are a wide range of foods that ...   

    Location  Market Cafe Community Room

  • 11:00am - 03:00pm  Mimbres Culture Heritage Site Winter Hours  ::  Tours

    For a special group tour or activity call 575.536.3333 at least a week in advance and leave a message.   

    Location  Mimbres Culture Heritage Site

    Contact  575-536-3333

  • 06:00pm  Fort Bayard Historic Preservation Society Annual Meeting  ::  Public Meetings

    The cost of the dinner is $15 / person. Doors open at 6 PM and dinner will be served at 6:30. Please call 575-956-3294 or 575-574-2573 before January 11, Following dinner, Dr. Douglas Dinwiddie will share "Boomtown. Battlefield and Broken ...   

    Location  Silver City Woman's Club

    Contact  575-956-3294 or 575-574-2573 to make reservations.

  • 06:30pm  6th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival  ::  Arts & Music, Fundraiser

    The festival focuses on films that speak to the environmental concerns and celebrations of our planet. Tickets are $15 at the door, GCC members $12, and students are free. A special price for admission plus a GCC membership will be offered ...   

    Location  Silco Theatre


  • 06:30pm  Esther Jamison  ::  Arts & Music

    Fingerstyle and Classical guitar   

    Location  Buckhorn Saloon

  • 07:00pm  Movies at the Light Hall Theater  ::  Arts & Music

    "Jack Reacher: Never Go Back" (PG-13)   

    Location  Light Hall Theatre


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