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January, 2016
  • Grant County Administrative Offices Closed Dec. 31 and Jan. 1  ::  Legal Notices

    Regular hours resume Jan. 4. For questions about roads or law enforcement please contact Grant Regional Dispatch Authority.   

    Contact  575-388-8840

  • Wonder Walkers  ::  Health & Wellness


    Location  Silver City Senior Center

  • Peaceful Hatha Yoga with Becky  ::  Health & Wellness

    Drop in, $8 with a class card.   

    Location  Lotus Center

    Contact  575-388-4647

  • Women's Al-Anon Meeting: Women Embracing Recovery  ::  Public Meetings

    A Women's Feelings Meeting   

    Location  La Clinica Health & Birth Center

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

  • Meditation - "Peaceful Heart, Peaceful World 2016"  ::  Health & Wellness

    Guided meditation, no previous experience neccessary.   

    Location  Lotus Center

    Contact  575-388-4647

  • Scott van Linge  ::  Arts & Music


    Location  Buckhorn Saloon

  • Ecstatic Dance with Wind Markham  ::  Health & Wellness

    Freeform dance, $7 drop-in, $5 with a dance card.   

    Location  Lotus Center

    Contact  575-388-4647

  • "Understanding Islam" An Overview at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Silver City  ::  Education   

  • Rick and Toni Perform Your Favorites  ::  Arts & Music


    Location  Yankie Creek Coffee House

  • Wonder Walkers  ::  Health & Wellness

    Join a group of active seniors for an hour’s walk downtown.   

    Location  Murray Ryan Visitor Center

  • New Hope Al-Anon Family Group  ::  Public Meetings


    Location  First Presbyterian Church

    Contact  Jerry 575-534-4866 or Matt 575-313-0330 or Diana 575-574-2311

  • Laughter Club  ::  Health & Wellness


    Location  Silver City Food Co-op

    Contact  Mary Ann Finn 575-388-0243.

  • 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.   

    Location  Market Cafe Community Room

    Contact  575-388-0243

  • Southwest New Mexico Quilter's Guild  ::  Arts & Music

    Guests and new member welcome.   

    Location  Grant County Extension Office Conference Room

    Contact  Roxana 575-388-8161 or

  • Bicycle Master Plan Public Meeting CANCELLED  ::  Public Meetings

    MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER. It will be rescheduled in the near future.   

    Location  Silver City Annex Building

    Contact 575-579-8989

  • PFLAF Silver City Meeting  ::  Education

    Confidential support for LGBTQ persons and their families and friends.   

    Location  Yankie Creek Coffee House

    Contact  575-590-8797

  • Curbside Consulting  ::  Education

    Curbside Consulting will be available December 16th and January 6th by teleconference only. We will be closed December 23rd and 30th. Please call to schedule.   

    Contact  Susan Wilger 575-313-4720

  • Gin Rummy  ::  Social Events

    Beginners welcome, experts challenged.   

    Location  Yankie Creek Coffee House

    Contact  575-534-9355

  • Evening Prayers  ::  Spiritual

    Every Wednesday.   

    Location  Holy Trinity Anglican Church

  • Wednesday Evening Al-Anon Family Group  ::  Public Meetings


    Location  Arenas Valley Church of Christ

    Contact  Tom 575-956-8731 or Karen 575-313-7094 or Dot 575-654-1643

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