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January 21, 2018 - January 27, 2018
January 21, 2018 - January 27, 2018
  • Now Showing at the Silco Theatre  ::  Arts & Music

    "Wonder" (PG) 4:00pm; "The Florida Project" (R) 7:00pm   

    Location  Silco Theatre

    Contact  www.thesilco.com or 575-956-6185

  • 10:00am  "The Power of Intention"  ::  Spiritual

    During the time that many people make New Year’s resolutions, thinking about how they want to live in the coming year, Rev. Azima Lila Forest will focus on setting intentions as a spiritual practice. There will also be a New ...   

    Contact  uufellowshipofsilvercity@gmail.com or www.uufsc.com.

  • 01:00pm  Silver City Women's March  ::  Public Meetings

    There will be a Grant County Women’s Demonstration in solidarity with the womens' marches happening across the country this Sunday. Bring your signs, bring your pussy hats, bring your friends and family!   

    Location  Gough Park

  • 02:00pm  Movies at the Light Hall Theater  ::  Arts & Music

    "The Star" (PG)   

    Location  Light Hall Theatre

    Contact  movies.wnmu.edu

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

    "Wonder" (PG) 4:00pm; "The Florida Project" (R) 7:00pm   

    Location  Silco Theatre

    Contact  www.thesilco.com or 575-956-6185

  • 12:05pm - 01:00pm  New Hope Al-Anon Family Group  ::  Health & Wellness

    Al Anon Family Groups are for family and friends of alcoholics. This is an Open Meeting of Al-Anon.   

    Location  First Presbyterian Church

    Contact  Jerry 575-534-4866 or Diana 575-574-2311

  • 01:00pm - 01:45pm  Laughter Club  ::  Health & Wellness

    Use the physical act of laughter to enhance your health. No jokes are used, but lots of breathing, laughing and clapping. Free.   

    Location  Lotus Center

    Contact  Mary Ann Finn 575-388-0243.

  • 04:00pm  Grant Soil & Water Conservation District  ::  Public Meetings

    The public is welcome to attend.   

    Location  Natural Resources Conservation Service/Grant SWCD Office

    Contact  grantswcd@zianet.com

  • 07:00pm  Open Mic - Dustin Hamman  ::  Arts & Music

    Live music.   

    Location  Buckhorn Saloon

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

    "Wonder" (PG) 4:00pm; "The Florida Project" (R) 7:00pm   

    Location  Silco Theatre

    Contact  www.thesilco.com or 575-956-6185

  • 01:30pm - 03:30pm  Gilawriters Expressive Writing Group  ::  Arts & Music

    The Gilawriters Expressive Writing Group welcomes writers of all levels to participate. All writing is done during the session. There is no charge. Endorsed by the Southwest Festival of the Written Word at www.swwordfiesta.org   

    Location  Murray Ryan Visitor Center

    Contact  trish.heck@gmail.com or 575-534-0207

  • 05:00pm - 06:00pm  Yoga for Veterans  ::  Health & Wellness

    Beginner-friendly yoga classes to relieve stress and pain, increase relaxation, health and well being. It will help improve breathing, attitude, and flexibility to feel more at ease and focused. All Veterans within Grant County are welcome. Wear comfortable clothing. The ...   

    Location  WNMU MEChA Building

    Contact  520-235-4313 or 575-538-6871

  • 05:30pm  Weight Watchers  ::  Health & Wellness

    In the Annex.   

    Location  First Presbyterian Church

  • Curbside Consulting  ::  Education

    FREE! Help for non-profits or those considering one. Every Wednesday, by appointment only.    

    Location  College Plaza Suite #16

    Contact  575-597-0035 or email NRG@swchi.org

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

    "Wonder" (PG) 4:00pm; "The Florida Project" (R) 7:00pm   

    Location  Silco Theatre

    Contact  www.thesilco.com or 575-956-6185

  • 08:30am  Grant County Day at the Roundhouse  ::  Political

    2018 Prospectors Legislative Reception at the La Fonda at 5:30 pm. Entities that presented at the December Grant County Prospectors Legislative Communications Forum and Prospectors meet with Legislators, Cabinet Secretaries and others throughout the day to discuss issues on the ...   

    Location  New Mexico State Capitol

    Contact  www.grantcountyprospectors.com.

  • 10:00am - 11:15am  Ballet for Adults: Body and Spirit  ::  Health & Wellness

    For more information on the class visit: http://www.lotuscentersc.org/classes-moving-arts/   

    Location  Lotus Center

    Contact  http://www.lotuscentersc.org/classes-moving-arts/

  • 10:30am  Storytime  ::  Kids' Activity

    Join us for stories, songs and rhymes, movement, and simple crafts. Storytimes are designed for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. Free, no registration necessary.   

    Location  Silver City Public Library

    Contact  575-538-3672 or ref@silvercitymail.com

  • 12:00pm - 01:00pm  WILL Lunch & Learn: Understanding Canine Communication Through Calming Signals  ::  Education

    Darlene Colmar will speak. Free and open to the public.   

    Location  WNMU Global Resource Center ABC Room

    Contact  575-538-6835 or at http://www.will-learning.com/#/

  • 01:00pm  Gin Rummy  ::  Social Events

    Beginners welcome, experts challenged.   

    Location  Tranquil Buzz Coffee House

    Contact  575-534-9355

  • 04:00pm - 05:00pm  Future Engineers  ::  Kids' Activity

    Creative construction fun with LEGO® bricks, K'NEX®, and Strawbees! This activity is geared toward children ages 6-12. Free, no registration necessary.   

    Location  Silver City Public Library

    Contact  575-538-3672 or ref@silvercitymail.com

  • 05:30pm - 06:00pm  "Evening in Spain" Dinner and Performance  ::  Fundraiser

    Tickets for sale in the Silver City Museum Society store for $150 per person. Space is limited. Begins with a private tour of the newest exhibition Flamenco: From Spain to New Mexico. Guests will then travel from the museum to ...   

    Location  Silver City Museum

    Contact  Ticket purchases by phone at 575-538-5921 ext. 2

  • 06:00pm - 07:00pm  Al-Anon Family Group  ::  Health & Wellness

    This is an open meeting.   

    Location  Arenas Valley Church of Christ

    Contact  575-313-7891

  • 06:00pm  Spaghetti Night With Byron Trammell  ::  Arts & Music

    Live music   

    Location  Buckhorn Saloon

  • 07:15pm - 08:30pm  Belly Dance with Zoe  ::  Health & Wellness

    Fitness through dance.   

    Location  Lotus Center

    Contact  575-654-4910

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

    "Wonder" (PG) 4:00pm; "The Florida Project" (R) 7:00pm   

    Location  Silco Theatre

    Contact  www.thesilco.com or 575-956-6185

  • 10:30am - 11:30am  Little Artist Club  ::  Kids' Activity

    Creative fun for children ages 5 and under! Free, no registration necessary.   

    Location  Silver City Public Library

    Contact  575-538-3672 or ref@silvercitymail.com

  • 01:00pm - 04:00pm  Nonprofits Can Learn "The Art of the Ask"   ::  Education

    The workshop costs $25 and is limited to 25 participants due to skill building exercises and individualized training offered. Facilitator Sunny Yates Kellerman will help participants learn how to ask for money to support their non-profits. For more information about ...   

    Location  HMS Community Health Center

    Contact  575-597-0035 or NRG@frontierus.org

  • 02:00pm  Adult Crafting Event  ::  Arts & Music

    The event supports the Silver City Fantasy Festival's “A Chair-ity Event”. Some basic materials and tools will be provided and there will be light snacks. Create chair-themed artwork to participate in the February 24 A Chair-ity Event art show where ...   

    Location  Finn's Gallery

    Contact  541-274-0470 or silvercityfantasyfestival@gmail.com or silvercityfantasyfestival.com

  • 04:00pm  WildWorks  ::  Kids' Activity

    We will be making Star Wars Origami. Robots, electronics, games, crafting, 3D drawing, photo editing and more will be available. Experiment and create! Ages 10+, free, no registration necessary.   

    Location  Silver City Public Library

    Contact  575-538-3672 or ref@silvercitymail.com

  • 03:00pm - 06:00pm  Auditions for "Jesus Christ Superstar"  ::  Arts & Music, Spiritual

    The musical is traditionally sung-through, with no spoken dialogue. Singers needed for an ecumenical concert version adaptation (with some narration.)  Callbacks 1/27 from 2:00-5:00pm. Afternoon performances on Palm Sunday 3/25, Good Friday 3/30, & Easter Sunday 4/1.    

    Location  Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd

  • 05:30pm - 06:30pm  Women Embracing Recovery  ::  Health & Wellness

    This meeting is limited to female Al-Anon members and prospective members. Park on Ridge Loop; walk around building to side entrance to lower level.   

    Location  La Clinica Health & Birth Center

    Contact  Karen 575-313-7094 or Hosana 575-313-1032

  • 06:00pm  Barb Fila and Joe K.  ::  Arts & Music

    Live music   

    Location  Buckhorn Saloon

  • 07:00pm - 06:00pm  Movies at the Light Hall Theater  ::  Arts & Music

    "Wonder" (PG)   

    Location  Light Hall Theatre

    Contact  movies.wnmu.edu

  • 07:30pm - 10:00pm  CANCELED: MRAC Indie/Folk Series Featuring The Coteries  ::  Arts & Music

    The Coteries bring you Folk Rock music steeped in their travels and the back roads of the American countryside. MRAC members can purchase tickets for $15, non-member tickets are $20.   

    Location  Buckhorn Opera House

    Contact  575-538-2505 or https://www.mimbresarts.org/new-events/

  • 09:00pm  Southwest New Mexico Audubon Society Meeting  ::  Social Events, Education

    "Puffbirds, Jacamars, and Marmosets: Four Months as a Nature Guide in Brazil" Jarrod Swackhamer recently spent three and a half months as a nature guide at Cristalino Lodge in a 44-square mile private rainforest reserve in the southern Amazon state ...   

    Location  WNMU Harlan Hall

    Contact  575-654-4892

  • 08:30am - 04:00pm  Southwest Regional Science Olympiad Competition  ::  Social Events, Education

    About 400 middle school and high school students from 20 schools in SW New Mexico will compete n categories such as Life, Personal and Social Science; Earth and Space Science; Physical Science and Chemistry; Technology and Engineering; and Inquiry and ...   

    Location  Western New Mexico University

    Contact  wnmu.edu or Facebook.com/WesternNewMexicoUniversity

  • 10:00am - 01:00pm  Auditions for "Jesus Christ Superstar"  ::  Arts & Music, Spiritual

    The musical is traditionally sung-through, with no spoken dialogue. Singers needed for an ecumenical concert version adaptation (with some narration.)  Callbacks 1/27 from 2:00-5:00pm. Afternoon performances on Palm Sunday 3/25, Good Friday 3/30, & Easter Sunday 4/1.    

    Location  Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd

  • 10:00am - 01:00pm  Library Arcade  ::  Kids' Activity

    Teens are invited to hang out with video games, board games, music. Ages 10+, free, no registration necessary.   

    Location  Silver City Public Library

    Contact  575-538-3672 or ref@silvercitymail.com

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

    Live music   

    Location  Buckhorn Saloon

    Contact  http://www.esthercatherinemusic.com/

  • 07:00pm - 06:00pm  Movies at the Light Hall Theater  ::  Arts & Music

    "Wonder" (PG)   

    Location  Light Hall Theatre

    Contact  movies.wnmu.edu

  • 07:00pm  Southwestern New Mexico Audubon Society  ::  Social Events

    Jarrod Swackhamer will present a program titled, Puffbirds, Jacamars, and Marmosets: Four Months as a Nature Guide in Brazil. Jarrod will talk about his experiences and share photos of the stunning birds, reptiles and mammals he saw in the exotic ...   

    Location  WNMU Harlan Hall

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