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Diabetes education classes
6 May - 3 June

May 6th - June 3rd, Wednesday, 10:30 to 11:30 am. What is Diabetes and how is it managed? Meal Planning and Nutrition. Stress Management and Exercise. Medications. Avoiding Complications.
Location: Silver City HMS Conference Room 1

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20th Annual Silver City Blues Festival
22 May - 24 May

Every Memorial Day weekend, the Mimbres Region Arts Council presents the Southwest's premiere free blues festival. Starting on Friday and wrapping up Sunday afternoon, the Festival features not only the brightest rising stars of the Blues but classic respected performers that have toured the world. Presented in Silver City's Gough Park with additional activities and events throughout Silver City, this is a true Blues Lovers Experience.
Location: Gough Park
Phone: 575-538-2505

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High Fashion from the Wheaton-Smith Collection
23 May

The Silver City Museum celebrates the opening of a new exhibit, "Open Drawers, Fashion Plates, and Late Night Dates: High Fashion from the Wheaton-Smith Collection" on Saturday, May 23rd at the Silver City Museum, 312 W Broadway in downtown Silver City. In conjunction with the exhibit opening, the museum will host a reception with tea and light refreshments from 1-3 pm. A member of the Wheaton-Smith family will also be in attendance. For children, tin can camera photos will be offered from 1 pm to 3 pm: children, come dress up in Victorian finery and take home a photo made the old-fashioned way! These activities are free and open to the public.
Location: Silver City Museum, 312 W. Broadway

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4:00 pm
28 May

Hangout for exploring, experimenting, creating, gaming, and more. Including, but not limited to, Lego Mindstorms, chess, electronics, 3D drawing, crafting, game programming... Ages 10+. Thursday, May 28, 4:00-6:00pm. Silver City Public Library, 515 W. College Avenue, Silver City. Free. No registration necessary.
Location: Silver City Public Library, 515 W. College Avenue

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9:00 am
Food Co-op Cooperative Flea Market
30 May

Find a Treasure at the Silver City Food Co-op's monthly Cooperative Flea Market, Saturday, May 30, 2015, 9 am to 1 pm at 614 N. Bullard Street. If you are looking to sell some treasures or find a new one, come to the Flea Market on Saturday, May 30, 9 am to 1 pm at 614 N. Bullard St. Held monthly for shoppers, as well as those wishing to sell personal belongings, this event is a great opportunity for all community members who live close by and in outlying areas. No need to promote your own sale. The Co-op will do all that! Think "indoor yard sale".
Location: Silver City Food Co-op satellite building, 614 N. Bullard St.

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10:00 am
Walt Nichols Memorial Team Roping
30 May

Warm-up Roping enter at 10 am and rope at 11 am: $100/man pick 1 draw 2. #12 - 4 steer progressive. $150/man pick 1 draw 3. Buy 2 extra partners after the draw for $25 a man. Handicap: #11 team: -1 sec. #10 team: -2 sec. #9 & under team: -3 sec. Five teams will run each evening in the Wild Wild West ProRodeo for the SHORT GO of the Walt Nichols Memorial Team Roping. Buckles to high money header and heeler. Buckles donated by Rex and Linda Nichols
Location: Southwest Horseman's Arena
Phone: 575-388-1778

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