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February 18, 2024 - February 24, 2024
February 18, 2024 - February 24, 2024
  • 10:00am  Unitarian Universalist Fellowship - “The Evolutionary Aspects of Religion”  ::  Public Meetings

    Explaining religious beliefs as a product of natural processes and brain functioning is accepted methodology among evolutionary biologists, psychologists and anthropologists.  Beth Leuck will introduce some of these ideas as an intriguing way to study religion. Full press release: https://www.grantcountybeat.com/news/news-releases/82583-the-evolutionary-aspects-of-religion    

    Location  3845 N Swan Street

  • 01:00pm - 03:00pm  Light Art Space - Restoring the Pitchfork Ranch  ::  Arts & Music, Public Meetings

    Light Art Space is pleased to present the book launch of Restoring the Pitchfork Ranch, by local writer A.T. Cole. (University of Arizona Press). The event takes place at Light Art Space in downtown Silver City. (209 West Broadway, across ...   

    Location  Light Art Space

  • 01:00pm  Whiskey Creek Zócalo - John Mitchell and Friends  ::  Arts & Music

    Come listen to the jazz stylings of the John Mitchell Trio.Journeyman improvisational keyboardist, John Mitchell and Friends will be playing a variety of tunes from their vast repertoire. Full press release: https://www.grantcountybeat.com/news/news-releases/82090-whiskey-creek-zocalo-february-events    

    Location  Whiskey Creek Zócalo

  • 02:00pm  Lost, Found, and Snowbound - El Sol Theater  ::  Arts & Music

    a melodrama, employing many of the stock roles associated with the genre - the hero, the villain - but with some unexpected twists. Full press release: https://www.grantcountybeat.com/events-calendars/local-events/82171-lost-found-and-snowbound-at-el-sol-theater    

    Location  El Sol Theater

  • 08:00am - 12:00pm  WNMU Offering Free Tax Preparation Assistance  ::  Education

    Western New Mexico University students are offering free tax preparation assistance to seniors and low-income. This free service is for people whose household income is $64,000 or less and for those who are 65 years or older. The volunteers — WNMU ...   

    Location  WNMU Harlan Hall

  • 09:00am - 06:00pm  FREE in-person TAX PREPARATION SERVICE in Bayard! By Appointment Only.  ::  Education

    AARP -Tax-Aide volunteers will prepare and file your Federal and State tax returns.  No age or income restrictions. You do not need to be a member of AARP. Appointments are available for Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To make appointment Call 575-342-1892.   

  • FREE in-person TAX PREPARATION SERVICE in Silver City! By Appointment Only.  ::  Education

    AARP -Tax-Aide volunteers will prepare and file your Federal and State tax returns.  No age or income restrictions. You do not need to be a member of AARP. Appointments are available for Tuesdays and Wednesdays. To make appointment Call 575-342-8990.   

  • 08:00am - 12:00pm  WNMU Offering Free Tax Preparation Assistance  ::  Education

    Western New Mexico University students are offering free tax preparation assistance to seniors and low-income. This free service is for people whose household income is $64,000 or less and for those who are 65 years or older. The volunteers — WNMU ...   

    Location  WNMU Harlan Hall

  • 09:00am - 12:00pm  Customer Service Bootcamp:   ::  Education

    Customer Service Bootcamp: (Session 1) February 20 Online Live Zoom Sessions 9 a.m.-12p.m. & 1-4 p.m. (Session 2) June 4 Online Live Zoom Sessions 9 a.m.-noon & 1-4 p.m. Customer Service Bootcamp offers a free 1-day customer service training that will ...   

  • 09:00am - 06:00pm  FREE in-person TAX PREPARATION SERVICE in Bayard! By Appointment Only.  ::  Education

    AARP -Tax-Aide volunteers will prepare and file your Federal and State tax returns.  No age or income restrictions. You do not need to be a member of AARP. Appointments are available for Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To make appointment Call 575-342-1892.   

  • 09:00am  GC Board of Commissioners Work Session Meeting   ::  Legal Notices

    Grant County Board of Commissioners will convene in a Work Session Meeting. The meeting will take place in the Commission Meeting Room at the Grant County Administration Center, 1400 Highway 180 East, Silver City, NM 88061. The agenda for the ...   

    Location  Grant County Administration Center

  • 09:15am - 10:15am  Tai Chi (Modified) class  ::  Health & Wellness

    Liz Mikols teaches a simplified form of Tai Chi, as modified by Dr. Fuzhong Li. This evidence-based exercise improves balance, flexibility, strength and resistance to falls. Chairs provided for those who need to rest during class. Some exercises done seated. All ...   

    Location  Silver City Recreation Center

  • 10:00am  Silver City Public Library - Babytime  ::  Kids' Activity

    Stories, songs, rhymes and movement for infants 0-24 months and their caregivers. Made possible by Imagination Library   

    Location  Silver City Public Library

  • 11:00am - 12:30pm  Practice Conversational Spanish  ::  Education

    We will practice speaking Spanish. All welcome.  Bring your sense of humor and adventure. No charge. Hasta luego. Questions? Contact Liz Mikols ( emikols@Q.com  ) or Susan Swanson ( swansongtx@yahoo.com  ). March 12 will be held at Javalina   

    Location  WNMU Miller Library

  • 12:00pm - 01:00pm  Rotary Speaker - Bart Roselli  ::  Public Meetings

    Bart Roselli, Director of the Silver City Museum.Topic: " Changes in the Museum." Full press release: https://www.grantcountybeat.com/news/news-releases/82630-bart-roselli-to-speak-to-rotary-on-february-20-2024    

    Location  WNMU Student Memorial Building

  • 01:00pm - 04:00pm  Customer Service Bootcamp  ::  Education

    Customer Service Bootcamp: (Session 1) February 20 Online Live Zoom Sessions 9 a.m.-12p.m. & 1-4 p.m. (Session 2) June 4 Online Live Zoom Sessions 9 a.m.-noon & 1-4 p.m. Customer Service Bootcamp offers a free 1-day customer service training that will ...   

  • 04:00pm  Silver City Public Library - Family Movie  ::  Kids' Activity

    Come to our family movie. This one is about  finding love and being who you are.    

    Location  Silver City Public Library

  • 05:30pm - 06:30pm  Co-Dependents Anonymous Meeting  ::  Public Meetings

    Co-Dependents Anonymous (CoDA) is a Twelve Step Fellowship of people whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships. The only requirement for membership is a desire for healthy and loving relationships. Beginning January 9th, 2024, the CoDA meeting in Silver ...   

    Location  Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd

  • 07:00pm - 09:00pm  Grant County Community Concert Association - Jaca  ::  Arts & Music

    Jaca is a clarinet and guitar duo that combines classical and world music to bring an adventurous, passionate, and completely original musical style to the stage. Jâca’s music reflects the versatility of their instruments, using Western Classical training as a ...   

    Location  WNMU Fine Arts Theatre

  • FREE in-person TAX PREPARATION SERVICE in Silver City! By Appointment Only.  ::  Education

    AARP -Tax-Aide volunteers will prepare and file your Federal and State tax returns.  No age or income restrictions. You do not need to be a member of AARP. Appointments are available for Tuesdays and Wednesdays. To make appointment Call 575-342-8990.   

  • 02:00am  Town of Silver City Historic Design Review Committee - canceled  ::  Legal Notices

    Due to lack of business, the Town of Silver City Historic Design Review Committee has canceled their regular meeting in the Community Development Department at the City Hall Annex/Washington Federal building, 1203 N. Hudson St., Silver City, New Mexico, and ...   

  • 06:00am - 08:00pm  SCCT Announces Script Analysis and Production Workshop   ::  Arts & Music, Education

    “Silver City Community Theatre (SCCT) is delighted to announce that Scott Plate, MFA, AEA, SAG/AFTRA, award winning professional actor and director will teach an 8-week Script Analysis and Production Workshop. This workshop is intended to build a pool of creative ...   

    Location  Grant County Community Foundation

  • 08:00am - 12:00pm  WNMU Offering Free Tax Preparation Assistance  ::  Education

    Western New Mexico University students are offering free tax preparation assistance to seniors and low-income. This free service is for people whose household income is $64,000 or less and for those who are 65 years or older. The volunteers — WNMU ...   

    Location  WNMU Harlan Hall

  • 09:00am - 06:00pm  FREE in-person TAX PREPARATION SERVICE in Bayard! By Appointment Only.  ::  Education

    AARP -Tax-Aide volunteers will prepare and file your Federal and State tax returns.  No age or income restrictions. You do not need to be a member of AARP. Appointments are available for Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. To make appointment Call 575-342-1892.   

  • 10:00am  Silver City Public Library - Storytime  ::  Kids' Activity

    Stories, songs, and rhymes for children up to five years of age and their caregivers. https://www.grantcountybeat.com/news/news-releases/79744-awesome-teen-and-children-programs-at-the-silver-city-public-library    

    Location  Silver City Public Library

  • 01:00pm - 02:30pm  Gin Rummy  ::  Social Events

    Improve your brain. Play Gin Rummy. We will be happy to teach you.    

    Location  Little Toad Creek Brewery

    Contact  534-9355 for information

  • 03:00pm - 05:00pm  Silver City Public Library - Open Technology Lab  ::  Education

    The Silver City Public Library will host an open technology lab. Knowledgeable staff and volunteers will be available to answer all types of technology questions. We can get you started on free library digital services like e-books on Libby, streaming ...   

    Location  Silver City Public Library

  • 05:30pm  Entrepreneur Story Time: Bear Creek Herbs  ::  Public Meetings, Education

    Come hear about Naava’s journey in time and place as an herbalist and owner of Bear Creek Herbs. Naava holds space for the traditions of healing in New Mexico while at the same time earning the respect of the medical ...   

    Location  Little Toad Creek Brewery

  • 08:00am - 12:00pm  WNMU Offering Free Tax Preparation Assistance  ::  Education

    Western New Mexico University students are offering free tax preparation assistance to seniors and low-income. This free service is for people whose household income is $64,000 or less and for those who are 65 years or older. The volunteers — WNMU ...   

    Location  WNMU Harlan Hall

  • 09:00am - 12:00pm  Hospitality Industry Training:  ::  Education

    Hospitality Industry Training: (Session 1) February 22 – March 21 Online Live Zoom Sessions 9 a.m. -noon (Session 2) June 5 – July 3 Online Live Zoom Sessions 9 a.m.-noon. Hospitality Industry Training includes a free 5-part training series that provides ...   

  • 09:15am - 10:15am  Tai Chi (Modified) class  ::  Health & Wellness

    Liz Mikols teaches a simplified form of Tai Chi, as modified by Dr. Fuzhong Li. This evidence-based exercise improves balance, flexibility, strength and resistance to falls. Chairs provided for those who need to rest during class. Some exercises done seated. All ...   

    Location  Silver City Recreation Center

  • 10:00am  Gila National Forest Supervisor reschedules Coffee with Camille   ::  Public Meetings

    TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, – Gila National Forest Supervisor Camille Howes has rescheduled Coffee with Camille at the Truth or Consequences Civic Center, located at 400 West 4th Avenue in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. Full press release: https://www.grantcountybeat.com/news/news-releases/82267-gila-national-forest-supervisor-reschedules-coffee-with-camille    

  • 03:00pm - 04:40pm  Practice Conversational Spanish  ::  Education

    We will practice speaking Spanish. All welcome.  Bring your sense of humor and adventure. No charge. Hasta luego. Questions? Contact Liz Mikols ( emikols@Q.com  ) or Susan Swanson ( swansongtx@yahoo.com ). March 15 will be held at Javalina   

    Location  WNMU Miller Library

  • 03:00pm  Silver City Public Library - Hungrytown at the Silco   ::  Arts & Music

    The Silver City Public Library invites everyone to join us for a free concert. Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson, through their years of worldwide touring and tireless devotion to many classic genres of music, have crafted Hungrytown into a true ...   

    Location  Silco Theater

  • 04:00pm  Hospice Care Topic of Thursday's "Life Cafe"   ::  Public Meetings, Education

    Silver City -- The next meeting of the monthly "Life Cafe" takes place at the Silver City Public Library, when Sophia Whiting, community liaison for Ambercare Hospice, will discuss "myths and facts" about hospice care. Full press release: https://www.grantcountybeat.com/news/news-releases/82686-hospice-care-topic-of-thursday-s-life-cafe    

    Location  Silver City Public Library

  • 04:00pm - 05:30pm  Life Cafe Discussion  ::  Health & Wellness

    What does a peaceful, dignified death, a "good death" look like for you? How can facing death help us live more fully each day? What would you do differently if you learned that you had just six months to live? ...   

    Location  Silver City Public Library

  • 04:00pm  Silver Consolidated School Board of Education Finance Committee Meeting   ::  Legal Notices

                                                     (Will not be recorded live) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Silver Consolidated School Board of Education Finance Committee Meeting is in the Conference Room of SCS Admin Building 2810 N. Swan St., Silver City, NM 88061, for the transaction ...   

    Location  Silver Consolidated Schools Administration Building

  • 05:00pm  Alzheimer's/Dementia Caregivers' Support Group  ::  Public Meetings

    The next Alzheimer's/Dementia Caregivers' Support Group is Thursday, February 22nd at Cross Point Church on Hiwy 180 E at 5 P.M.. Questions? Call Linda Brake at 575-590-1499.   

    Location  Cross Point Assembly of God Church

  • 05:00pm - 06:15pm  TOPS NM #0288 - Take Off Pounds Sensible  ::  Health & Wellness

    Starts with weigh in from 5:00 PM to 5:30 PM with Meeting and Program from 5:30 to 6:15 PM.   It is a support group for individual on their weight lost journeyMeeting Place:   American Legion Building, 409 West College Enter through ...   

    Location  American Legion Post 18

    Contact  Judith Stanfield, 505-934-1339

  • 06:30pm  Classic Westerns Film Series - Fort Bayard Historic Preservation Society  ::  Arts & Music

    The Fort Bayard Historic Preservation Society will host a twelve part movie series, commencing on Thursday, January 11th, and continuing each Thursday evening through March 28th.  The series will feature some of the most highly regarded Westerns produced by Hollywood ...   

    Location  Santa Clara Armory

    Contact  Doug Dinwiddie at 575-388-4862

  • 07:30pm  Whiskey Creek Zócalo - Dani-Rae Clark & The Let Downs  ::  Arts & Music

    Dani-Rae Clark & The Let Downs With Red McAdam and Rena Vee Americana Three performances! Dani-Rae Clark & The Let Downs is a queer country band born in Vancouver BC, now based in Nashville, TN. Dani-Rae's music is deeply inspired by ...   

    Location  Whiskey Creek Zócalo

  • 08:00am - 12:00pm  WNMU Offering Free Tax Preparation Assistance  ::  Education

    Western New Mexico University students are offering free tax preparation assistance to seniors and low-income. This free service is for people whose household income is $64,000 or less and for those who are 65 years or older. The volunteers — WNMU ...   

    Location  WNMU Harlan Hall

  • 09:00am - 12:00pm  Hospitality Industry Training:  ::  Education

    Hospitality Industry Training: (Session 1) February 22 – March 21 Online Live Zoom Sessions 9 a.m. -noon (Session 2) June 5 – July 3 Online Live Zoom Sessions 9 a.m.-noon. Hospitality Industry Training includes a free 5-part training series that provides ...   

  • 09:00am - 12:00pm  Hospitality Industry Training:  ::  Education

    Hospitality Industry Training: (Session 1) February 22 – March 21 Online Live Zoom Sessions 9 a.m. -noon (Session 2) June 5 – July 3 Online Live Zoom Sessions 9 a.m.-noon. Hospitality Industry Training includes a free 5-part training series that provides ...   

  • 11:00am  Silver City Public Library - Silver High Band- POSTPONED  ::  Kids' Activity

    Listen to the Silver High Band at Gough Park! Hear a lot of wonderful music by our local teens.   

    Location  Gough Park

  • 12:00pm - 02:00pm  Learn how to prune fruit trees at this hands-on workshop   ::  Education

    Gough Park Orchard, corner of N. Main and E. 11th Streets. Free.  Learn how to prune fruit trees at this hands-on workshop with Master Gardener Kendra Milligan. After a quick clean-up of the orchard, YOU make the cut on 16 ...   

  • 01:00pm  Improv Auditions  ::  Arts & Music

    See pdf flyer: https://www.grantcountybeat.com/news/news-releases/82800-improv-auditions-saturday-february-24-2024-and-march-2-2024    

  • 07:00pm - 11:00pm  Virus Theater’s Winter Ball  ::  Social Events

    Saturday, February 24th 7-11pmat The Buckhorn Opera House Music by Rhythm Mystic 7-9pm &  DJ Mad Z 9-11pm street tacos by the Buckhorn   all are welcome - no cover - in gratitude to our community See flyer: https://www.grantcountybeat.com/events-calendars/local-events/82618-virus-theater-s-winter-ball    

    Location  Buckhorn Opera House

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