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August 30, 2020 - September 05, 2020
August 30, 2020 - September 05, 2020
  • 11:00am - 12:00pm  Silver City Public Library: Deepening Metaphors: free virtual writing workshop with Eve West Bessier  ::  Education

    The metaphor is a powerful tool for creating layers of meaning and visually engaging description. Using one of her favorite poems by Pulitzer Prize-winning author, N. Scott Momaday as a guide, Bessier will lead participants in exploring how to deepen ...   

    Contact or 575-538-3672

  • 02:00pm - 04:00pm  NARCAN Training  ::  Health & Wellness

    NARCAN saves lives, protect your community. Learn about NARCAN, a powerful anti-overdose medicine for opioids and opiates, and how you can protect your community for International Overdose Awareness Day on Monday, August 31, from 2 to 4 p.m. on Zoom.  The ...   

    Contact  (575) 597-0025 or

  • 05:30am  Silver School Board special meeting  ::  Public Meetings, Legal Notices

    A special meeting of the Silver Consolidated Schools Board of Education is scheduled on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at 5:30 p.m., via teleconference and will be streamed live on the district Facebook page:  The purpose of this meeting will be ...   

  • 10:00am  NM CAP Entity meeting  ::  Public Meetings, Legal Notices

    Meeting will be held in person under the restrictions placed by the Executive order of Governor Michelle Lujan-Grisham. There will be limited space for attendees. Grant County Administration Building 1400 US Hwy 180 East Silver City, NM 88061 Telephonic attendance will also ...   

  • 02:00pm - 04:00pm  SWNM Seed Library Re-Launch  ::  Health & Wellness, Public Meetings

    The SWNM Seed Library relaunches at a new location, the Bayard Public Library on Friday, Sept. 4 from 2 to 4 p.m. in person and via Facebook Live. The library is partnering with the National Center for Frontier Communities and ...   

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