Flat View
By Year
Monthly View
By Month
Weekly View
By Week
Daily View
Jump to month
Jump to month

Weekly View

May 26, 2024 - June 01, 2024
May 26, 2024 - June 01, 2024
  • 2024 Silver City Blues Festival  ::  Arts & Music, Social Events, Kids' Activity

    The 29 th Annual Silver City Blues Festival will take place over Memorial Day weekend May 24-26, at Gough Park in Silver City, NM. This year’s festival will be back to a 3 DAY EVENT starting with our Friday Kick ...   

    Location  Gough Park

  • 09:00am  Blues Festival May 25 and 26, 2024  ::  Arts & Music

    More information to come.   

  • 01:00pm  Whiskey Creek Zócalo - Roselit Bone! Mexican Ranchera/ Goth Country  ::  Arts & Music

    Finish off Blues Fest Weekend with the Infectious, raucous, soulful sounds of Roselit Bone! After over a decade of touring, Roselit Bone have perfected an infectious and intense live show that has transfixed crowds in a nightly conversion ritual. Full press release:    

    Location  Whiskey Creek Zócalo

  • Grant County Administrative Offices will be closed   ::  Legal Notices

    The Grant County Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, May 27, 2024 in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, May 28, 2024. Please contact the Grant County Regional Dispatch Authority at 575-388-8840 with ...   

  • 10:00am  Memorial Day Ceremony 052724  ::  Public Meetings, Education

    Memorial Day ceremony set for Monday, May 27, 2024 at 10 a.m. at Fort Bayard National Cemetery   

  • 04:00pm - 07:00pm  Town and Country Garden Club's third and final production  ::  Arts & Music, Public Meetings

    We are having a living history  program  telling the life stories of Silver’s early settlers and some  later on as well.  23 actors will become the men and women telling interesting challenges they faced. We are dedicating this program to ...   

    Location  Memory Lane Cemetary

  • 09:00am - 09:50am  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 welcome; no ...   

    Location  WNMU Alumni Garden

  • 10:00am  SC Public Library - Baby time  ::  Kids' Activity

    Stories, songs, rhymes and movement for infants 0-24 months and their caregivers   

    Location  Silver City Public Library

  • 04:00pm  Silver City Public Library - Fortnite Club  ::  Kids' Activity

    Fortnite Club. Come play Fortnite with us. Full press release:    

    Location  Silver City Public Library

  • 04:30pm  Bayard City Council Regular Meeting  ::  Legal Notices

    The Bayard City Council will conduct a Regular Meeting to be held.  Attendance of City Council members will be in person.  Items on the agenda relate to old and new business matters. The agenda may be altered up to seventy-two ...   

    Location  Bayard City Hall

  • 10:00am  Silver City Public Library Story Time  ::  Kids' Activity

    Stories, songs, and rhymes for children up to five years of age and their caregivers.   

    Location  Silver City Public Library

  • 01:00pm  Gin Rummy  ::  Social Events

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

    Location  Little Toad Creek Brewery

  • 03:00pm - 05:00pm  Computer Class-Email and Internet Basics - SC Public Library  ::  Education

    This class will cover the basics of using email and internet, including internet safety tips. Class size is limited, so sign up in person at the library or over the phone at 575-538-3672. Contact the library at, 575-538-3672, ...   

    Location  Silver City Public Library

  • 03:00pm  Southwest Solid Waste Authority Special Meeting   ::  Legal Notices

    The Southwest Solid Waste Authority will hold a Special Meeting scheduled at the Grant County Administration Center, 1400 Hwy 180 East, Silver City, New Mexico. The agenda will include Closed Executive Session pursuant to NMSA 1978 Section 10-15-l(H)(2) limited personnel ...   

    Location  Grant County Administration Center

  • 03:45pm - 05:00pm  Classic Gentle Yoga Class with Colleen Stinar  ::  Health & Wellness

    This class consists of yoga poses for posture improvement, flexibility and mental and physical relaxation.  Suitable for all ages. Bring your mat and any props you use. Led by Colleen Stinar, a yoga instructorfor decades with training from many traditions. ...   

    Location  Church of Harmony

    Contact  Colleen Stinar 575 574 5451

  • 06:00pm  Gila Wilderness Centennial Week  ::  Public Meetings

    Speaker series - In Pursuit of Wilderness - Moderated by Karl Malcolm, MeatEater host and Forest Service wilderness expert, a diverse panel explores the timeless connection between hunters and the land; what role wilderness plays in sustaining that, and how ...   

    Location  Cobre Performing Arts Center

  • 07:00pm  Whiskey Creek Zócalo - Petunia & The Vipers / The Barn Swallows   ::  Arts & Music

    Two Bands – One Amazing Night of Music! Full press release:    

    Location  Whiskey Creek Zócalo

  • 09:00am - 09:50am  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 welcome; no ...   

    Location  WNMU Alumni Garden

  • 04:00pm  GRMC Board of Trustees Special Board Meeting   ::  Legal Notices

    The Gila Regional Medical Center Board of Trustees will convene in a Special Board Meeting. The meeting will take place in the Board room at Gila Regional Medical Center located at 1313 E. 32nd Street Silver City, NM 88061, pursuant ...   

    Location  Gila Regional Medical Center

  • 05:15pm - 06:25pm  TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensible)  ::  Public Meetings

    Meets on Thursdays  -  Weigh in: 5:15 to 5:30 PM  -  Meeting: 5:30 to 6:25 PM TOPS is a support group for your journey to a healthier life style. Meets at the American Legion on College Ave.  Enter through the rear ...   

    Location  American Legion Post 18

    Contact  Judith Stanfield at 505 934-1339

  • 06:30pm - 08:00pm  Gila Wilderness Centennial Week  ::  Public Meetings

    Speaker series - Wilderness Photography talk/photo display – Featuring Grant County locals Jay Hemphill and Michael P. Berman talk about their extensive experiences in the Gila Wilderness and the photographs that capture these moments. Full calendar:    

    Location  Silco Theater

  • 07:00pm  Whiskey Creek Zócalo - Songwriter’s Showcase   ::  Arts & Music

    Sign Up: 7:00pm/ Music: 7:30pm - Last Thursday of the Month. Limited spots. Must Sign Up in Person Full press release:    

    Location  Whiskey Creek Zócalo

  • 09:00am - 12:00pm  Gila Wilderness Centennial Week  ::  Public Meetings

    Speaker series- Seeking Definitions – Featuring a diverse panel seeking to define what wilderness is, catalogue its formation, and explore varying perspectives on who it serves and who it leaves out. Full calendar    

    Location  Silco Theater

  • 01:00pm - 03:00pm  Gila Wilderness Centennial Week  ::  Public Meetings

    Speaker Series - A Century of Wilderness-A panel seeks to explore how the concept of wilderness spread across the world and understand the shape of modern wilderness management. See full calendar:    

    Location  Silco Theater

  • 05:00pm - 07:00pm  Light Art Space is pleased to welcome Zoe Wolfe,  ::  Arts & Music

    Join us as we celebrate Zoe’s colorful and whimsical garden art! The special fundraiser benefiting our local non-profit, Border Justice Project continues through June 1st.There are a few Mata Ortiz pieces still available for purchase at discounted prices. Full press release:    

    Location  Light Art Space

  • 06:00pm  Gila Wilderness Celebrating the Centennial  ::  Public Meetings

    Opening reception for 3 local artists - See full news release    

    Location  WNMU Francis McCray Gallery of Contemporarly Art

  • 06:00pm - 08:00pm  Gila Wilderness Centennial Week  ::  Public Meetings

    Speaker Series - Land Stewardship Across Cultures – A panel seeks to explore what lessons can be learned from other stewards’ best practices See full calendar:    

    Location  Silco Theater

  • 07:00am - 12:00pm  Annual Aldo Leopold kids fishing derby at Lake Roberts!  ::  Health & Wellness, Public Meetings

    Kick off your summer at the 10th Annual Aldo Leopold Kids Fishing Derby on Saturday, June 1 at Lake Roberts, north of Silver City, New Mexico. The Mora National Fish Hatchery will stock Lake Roberts with retired Gila trout breeder stock ...   

    Location  Lake Roberts

  • 10:00am - 01:00pm  Solar Fiesta at the Mimbres Marketplace  ::  Health & Wellness, Education, Fundraiser

    Learn how to cook with the sun.  Enjoy solar baked enchiladas or fresh baked goods at our shady outdoor eating area or take some home. Enchilada Fundraiser, Plant Sale, Salsa Contest, Bake Sale, Live Music, Kid's Activity, Arts & Crafts. ...   


  • 11:00am - 03:00pm  Gila Wilderness Centennial Week  ::  Public Meetings

    Centennial Celebration - Celebrate 100 years of wilderness with those who hold it dear. Join us in the morning and afternoon on June 1 for a family friendly event featuring partner booths, VIP speakers, interactive games, a cross-cut saw competition, ...   

    Location  Gough Park

  • 01:00pm - 03:00pm  Apache Culture and Heritage Presentation  ::  Public Meetings, Education

    See full size flyer:    

    Location  Mimbres Cultural Heritage Site

  • 02:00pm - 05:00pm  Norm Wheeler Meet and Greet  ::  Political

    See Flyer    

    Location  Q's Southern Bistro

  • 04:30pm - 07:30pm  Gila Wilderness Centennial Week  ::  Arts & Music, Public Meetings

    Gila Film School Premier -Gila Film Festival, featuring seven films created by 13 talented New Mexico State University students who participated in an immersive, two-semester program focused on the Gila Wilderness. These films will tell compelling stories reflecting the unique ...   

    Location  Silco Theater

  • 07:00pm  Starlight Theater Steel Magnolias  ::  Arts & Music    

    Location  SC Starlight Theatre

  • 07:00pm  Whiskey Creek Zócalo - Levi Platero Blues Rock – Full Band  ::  Arts & Music

    An award-winning Native American Blues singer-songwriter from the Navajo Nation. Steeped in musical lessons as far back as teaching himself guitar at nine years old from a launchpad of the three Kings and Stevie Ray Vaughn, Platero’s leads and songwriting ...   

    Location  Whiskey Creek Zócalo

Content on the Beat

WARNING: All articles and photos with a byline or photo credit are copyrighted to the author or photographer. You may not use any information found within the articles without asking permission AND giving attribution to the source. Photos can be requested and may incur a nominal fee for use personally or commercially.

Disclaimer: If you find errors in articles not written by the Beat team but sent to us from other content providers, please contact the writer, not the Beat. For example, obituaries are always provided by the funeral home or a family member. We can fix errors, but please give details on where the error is so we can find it. News releases from government and non-profit entities are posted generally without change, except for legal notices, which incur a small charge.

NOTE: If an article does not have a byline, it was written by someone not affiliated with the Beat and then sent to the Beat for posting.

Images: We have received complaints about large images blocking parts of other articles. If you encounter this problem, click on the title of the article you want to read and it will take you to that article's page, which shows only that article without any intruders. 

New Columnists: The Beat continues to bring you new columnists. And check out the old faithfuls who continue to provide content.

Newsletter: If you opt in to the Join GCB Three Times Weekly Updates option above this to the right, you will be subscribed to email notifications with links to recently posted articles.

Submitting to the Beat

Those new to providing news releases to the Beat are asked to please check out submission guidelines at They are for your information to make life easier on the readers, as well as for the editor.

Advertising: Don't forget to tell advertisers that you saw their ads on the Beat.

Classifieds: We have changed Classifieds to a simpler option. Check periodically to see if any new ones have popped up. Send your information to and we will post it as soon as we can. Instructions and prices are on the page.

Editor's Notes

It has come to this editor's attention that people are sending information to the Grant County Beat Facebook page. Please be aware that the editor does not regularly monitor the page. If you have items you want to send to the editor, please send them to Thanks!

Here for YOU: Consider the Beat your DAILY newspaper for up-to-date information about Grant County. It's at your fingertips! One Click to Local News. Thanks for your support for and your readership of Grant County's online news source—

Feel free to notify if you notice any technical problems on the site. Your convenience is my desire for the Beat.  The Beat totally appreciates its readers and subscribers!  

Compliance: Because you are an esteemed member of The Grant County Beat readership, be assured that we at the Beat continue to do everything we can to be in full compliance with GDPR and pertinent US law, so that the information you have chosen to give to us cannot be compromised.