facebook-24x24

Events-Calendars

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

Yearly View

2019
December, 2019
  • KURU Holiday Membership Drive and Local Talent Showcase  ::  Fundraiser

    Visitors to the station will be welcomed to an open house with delicious refreshments. There will be an art raffle to benefit the radio station, featuring artwork by each of three well-known local artists. The drawing will be held when 400 $25 ...   

    Location  KURU Radio Station

    Contact  575-597-4891 or GMCR.org/support

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

    "Frozen II"  (PG) 4:00 & 7:00pm   

    Location  Silco Theater

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

  • Five Points Initiative to be Subject of Community Coordinating Council Meeting  ::  Public Meetings

    The Community Speaker will be Lee Gruber, President of swnmACT who will speak about the Five Points Initiative, a county-wide initiative connecting Grant county communities. The public is welcome to attenc.   

    Location  Murray Ryan Visitor Center

    Contact  www.silvercitymainstreet.com

  • Tai Chi: 8 Forms   ::  Health & Wellness

    Class suitable for all levels. Based on Yang style Tai Chi to improve balance and strength, Wear loose, comfortable clothing. First class free; thereafter $2.   

    Location  Silver City Recreation Center

    Contact  Liz Mikols 575-313-6883 or emikols@Q.com

  • Senior Financial Fraud Prevention   ::  Education

    Presented by NM Regulations & Licensing Department- Securities Department; Hosted by Western Bank. A free presentation to all community members. Refreshments provided. Don’t be a victim of financial exploitation and scams! Call 388-3521 for more information.   

    Location  Santa Clara Senior Center

    Contact  575-388-3521

  • “How Resilient is Your Nonprofit?”  ::  Education

    Joseph Hill, the Manager of the Nonprofit Resource Group will lead attendees through the process of assessing their organization at this free one-hour brown bag training for anyone who wants to measure and improve the impact of their nonprofit. Must ...   

    Location  WNMU Miller Library

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

  • TOPS# 0288 Chapter (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)  ::  Health & Wellness

    Weigh in from 5:00 to 5:30 pm and our meeting starts at 5:30 pm at First Presbyterian Church (use side door). Come meet the members, get tips on getting started and think about joining us to make your life healthy.   

    Location  First Presbyterian Church

    Contact  John Pace at 505-934-1182 or Jan Embree-Bever at 303-902-8236

  • A Victorian Christmas  ::  Social Events

    Decorations, costumed characters will transport guests to Christmas Past. Live holiday and other traditional music, Christmas cookies and warm spiced cider, ornament making, puppet show, and visit with Father Christmas. Bring a wrapped gift for Ebenezer’s Exchange or buy one ...   

    image004.jpg

    Location  Silver City Museum

  • Zumba in Hurley  ::  Health & Wellness

    Monday thru Thursdays at 5:45 pm, at the Hurley Community Center. Zumba Fitness is a moderate-high intensity aerobic fitness class moving to Zumba choreography and inspired Latin music. All classes cost $3/class.   

    Location  Hurley Community Center

  • Santa Clara/Historic Fort Bayard Visitors Center  ::  Social Events

    Winter schedule, open Mondays and Fridays.   

    Location  Santa Clara Armory

  • Genealogy Workshop  ::  Education

    Sarah Clark will present the workshop. The public is invited to attend and learn how to research their ancestry.   

    Location  Silver City Museum Annex

    Contact  575-574-8394

  • WNMU Fall 2019 Commencement Ceremony  ::  Education

    Western New Mexico University will graduate 267 of its students this fall. They will receive their diplomas then shake hands with WNMU President Dr. Joseph Shepard and with former WNMU Dean of Students and Mustang basketball coach James R. Smith, ...   

    gradiatopm.jpg

    Location  WNMU Fine Arts Center

  • Women's Al-Anon Meeting: Women Embracing Recovery   ::  Health & Wellness

    At La Clinica Health and Birth Center, We-R Group (a Women’s feelings meeting). Park on Ridge Loop; walk around the building to enter via side entrance to lower level. This meeting is limited to female Al-Anon members and prospective members.   

    Location  La Clinica Health & Birth Center

    Contact  Contact:575-313-7891

  • Friday the 13th Dance  ::  Social Events

    Music by Bullard Street Station: Paul Ciano, Dave Zaboric, Joe Neri, Matt Eilert; No cover charge—doors open 6:30 pm. Bring Your Snacks—And Good Luck Charms!!   

    Location  Vicki's Eatery

  • Movies at the Light Hall Theater  ::  Arts & Music

    "Downton Abbey" (PG)   

    Location  Light Hall Theatre

    Contact  movies.wnmu.edu

  • Hi Lo Silvers Christmas Concert and Sing-A-Long   ::  Arts & Music, Social Events

    Free. The program includes nine Christmas songs by the women’s chorus. After intermission, the audience is invited to join the chorus in singing Christmas carols. Songsheets will be provided.   

    Hi Lo Silvers.jpg

    Location  First Presbyterian Church

  • Sacred Activism: Meditation for World Peace and Healing  ::  Spiritual

    Join Azima Forest for Sacred Activism on the second Saturday of each month. In these sessions, we will go into deep relaxation, join our spiritual energies, and use them for healing and blessing. Drop-ins welcome. Donations appreciated.   

    Location  Lotus Center

    Contact  575-9556-6647

  • Silver City Farmers' Market  ::  Social Events

    Saturday market to remain open in temporary location with new hours. Fresh produce, food and fun.   

    Location  Temporary Farmers Market

  • Glenwood Library's Winter Book and Bake Sale  ::  Fundraiser

    Bools, CDs and DVDs for all ages; baked goods and breakfast and lunch items. Music will be provided by Jeff Ray and Anna Blomfield 10-11, Kelly Cranston 11-12, and Dee Ford and Friends 12-2. There will also be a 50/50 raffle.   

    Location  Glenwood Library

  • Glenwood Street Market  ::  Social Events

    The Glenwood Street Market is filled with holiday-themed items from decorations and ornaments to a wide variety of hand-crafted gift items in addition to the usual home-baked items, canned goods, handcrafted jewelry, leather goods, outdoor decorative items and much more.   

    Location  Glenwood, New Mexico

Fire Alerts

Editor's Note

Check out a new column that will talk about the town of Silver City and its news and services. 

Those new to providing news releases to the Beat are asked to please check out submission guidelines at https://www.grantcountybeat.com/about/submissions. They are for your information to make life easier on the readers, as well as the editor.

Classifieds: We have changed Classifieds. Check periodically to see if any news ones have popped up. The former software failed us, so it's just a category now, with prices posted. Send your information to editor@grantcountybeat.com and we will post it as soon as we can. Instructions and prices are on the page.

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. It's a software problem, not easily fixable, other than showing fewer articles per summary page. If you are a frequent visitor, you might not mind fewer articles per page, but if you only come once in a while, you likely want to see more articles to browse. Write me at editor@grantcountybeat.com to let me know your feelings on this issue. 

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. 

New Columnists: The Beat continues to bring you new columnists.Recent additions  include one about end of life options, Compassionate Care.

The Beat has a column for you gardeners out there. The Grant County Extension Service will bring you monthly columns on gardening issues. The first one posted is on Winterizing your houseplants and patio plants.

The Beat totally appreciates its readers and subscribers!  

WARNING:

All articles and photos indicated by a byline 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.

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

Don't forget to tell advertisers that you saw their ad on the Beat.

Newsletter: If you subscribe to the Join GCB Three Times Weekly Updates option on the left side of this page, you will be subscribed to email notifications with links to recently posted articles.

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.

Feel free to notify editor@grantcountybeat.com, if you notice any problems on the site. Your convenience is my desire for the Beat.

Thanks for your support for and your readership of Grant County's online news source—www.grantcountybeat.com

20191110