July  2014

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12:30 pm
Walking tour of historic Fort Bayard
26 July

Guided tours of Fort Bayard are held on every Saturday thru August and by appointment. All tours will begin Museum next to the Historic Parade Ground at 9:30 am. Walking is moderate. All ages welcome. Wear comfortable shoes and a hat. Well-behaved dogs on leashes welcome. Tour guides Kathy Hill and Richard Mitchem. Fee includes Museum entry. Tour donation of $3.00 per person
Location: Fort Bayard Museum
Phone: 575-536-3161

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10:00 am
CLAY PLAY: Exploring Our Wilderness Heritage
28 July

Through these youth workshops, participants will gain an understanding of their heritage fostering cultural pride and providing an outlet for personal expression and creativity. Each session is for youth grades 3rd - 6th, limited to 15 children per workshop. Free. 10:00-11:30 AM & 2:00-3:30 PM Gila Valley Library: 400 New Mexico 211, Gila, NM 88038 Registration begins July 1st: 575-535-4120
Location: Gila Valley Library
Phone: 575-535-4120

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Silver City Clay Festival
29 July - 3 August

Whether you're a seasoned clay artist or want to get your hands dirty for the first time, you'll find your niche at CLAY. Enjoy a variety of workshops, demonstrations, lectures on everything from using clay in construction to contemporary ceramics; take home a work of art or a book or two from the CLAY Market. CLAY also offers tours of a handmade tile factory and the Gila Cliff Dwellings, a Gala reception, live music, juried exhibitions, and more.
Location: Locations through Silver City

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