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February  2010
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Date
Event
Community
Meetings:
Looking for Kiwanis, Lions, Elks, AARP, church groups, bingo, square dancing and other community groups and activities? Be sure to check our listings of Community & Civic Meetings!

Jan 30
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Feb 6
Class on Drafting A Ladies Pants Pattern
In this 2 day workshop (9:30 am-4 pm each day) you will learn to draft a pants pattern from your personal measurements. Cost: $95 (SWFAC members), $105 others. $5 Materials fee
Location: Thunder Creek/Western Stationers, 703 N. Bullard
Phone: 575-538-5733

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Feb 2
6:00 pm
Las Comadres Cancer Support Group

The bilingual support group is a safe confidential place for women to support each other through cancer.
Location: Grant County Business & Conference Center, 3031 Hwy 180 East
Phone: 388-1198 xt. 10
Feb 3
8:30 am
Grant Writers Guild Breakfast

Aspiring and seasoned grant writers are welcome to attend to benefit from collaborating and coordinating grant writing efforts for Grant County.
Location: Gila Regional Medical Center’s Conference room, 1313 E. 32nd St.
Phone: 388-1198 xt.10
Feb 4
12:00 pm
Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Taskforce

The Taskforce is investigating data collection of domestic violence in the region by the NM Interpersonal Violence Data Repository and coordinating services for SANE nurse training in the county. Join us to bring resources and services for prevention and intervention of domestic violence in our county.
Location: El Refugio’s Conference Room, 800 S. Robert St.
Phone: (575) 538-2125
Feb 4
12:00 pm
Southwest New Mexico Breastfeeding Council

The council advocates, promotes and supports breastfeeding in Catron, Grant, Hidalgo, and Luna Counties. Come and learn how breastfeeding is the first step to a healthy community.
Location: Gila Regional Medical Center Conference Room, 1313 E. 32nd St.
Phone: 388-1198 ext. 10.
Feb 4
12:00 pm
Grant county Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Taskforce

A taskforce dedicated to building services for victims and survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Open to the public. Attend to learn about the new SANE Nurses availble in Grant County.
Location: El Refugio Conference Room, 800 Robert
Phone: 538-2125
Feb 4
7:00 pm
India Travelogue and Lecture

Location: Silco Theater
Feb 5
TGIFF - First Friday in Downtown Silver City
The first Friday of every month, downtown merchants will be open later after work. Stop downtown and check it out.
Feb 5
12:00 pm
Mom & Me Cafe

Come meet other breastfeeding mothers and babies, share the joys & challenges of breastfeeding and get your breastfeeding questions answered by a credentialed lactation consultant facilitates the group!!
Location: First Born Program offices, 3202 N. Ridge Loop, up the hill from GRMC
Phone: 538-4676
Feb 5
7:30 pm
Folk Series: Round Mountain

7:30 pm. Doors open at 7:00 pm. Roundmountain(the Rothschild brothers) will perform.
Location: Silco Theater
Phone: 538-2505
Feb 6
8:00 am
American Legion Aux. Rummage Sale

8:00am to 2:00pm. The Am. Legion is renting tables for $8 each if you are interested in selling at their event. If you aren't interested in renting a table, please consider donating items to the American Legion for them to sell. This is a fund raiser for caring for out Veterans. Contact: Martha 534-1643
Location: American Legion Hall on College next to Grinder Mill
Phone: 534-1643
Feb 6
9:30 am
The World at your Fingertips: Love Your Library 2010

9:30 am to 12:30 pm Family literacy event with a variety of entertainment, games, crafts, snacks, bingo, free books for all ages, and door prizes.
Location: The Public Library
Phone: 388-0892

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Feb 6
12:00 pm
Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) For Adults, Children & Animals: The Basic Workshop

Facilitated by Judy H. Young, Ph.D., EFT Practitioner, Reiki Master, this four-hour Basic Workshop covers the building blocks of EFT in depth, and is useful for beginners and more advanced users alike. EFT is a cutting-edge acupressure tool targeting surface end points in our electrical pathways: pressure on these points simultaneously with mental focus on an ailment is extraordinarily effective in healing physical, cognitive, emotional, or behavioral issues across a broad spectrum, e.g., physical pain and illness, stress, anxiety, trauma and PTSD, sleep issues, smoking and other dependencies, and unwanted behaviors or other concerns regarding children and animals. Cost is $50. Animals are welcome: contact Judy in advance to discuss the specifics.
Location: 2743 Highway 35 North, Mimbres, NM.
Phone: 505-807-1377

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Feb 8
10:00 am
Farmer's Market annual meeting

The annual meeting of the Silver City Farmer’s Market will be Saturday February 27 at the Silver City Public Library at 10 AM. All current and future vendors are encouraged to attend. Several important issues regarding the future direction of the Farmer’s Market will be voted on. The Farmer’s Market is taking submissions for openings on the board of directors. Vendors and members of the community are welcome to submit their nomination. Please submit your name, qualifications, and a statement of intent by email by February 24 to silvercityfarmersmarket@gmail.com or call 534-4389.
Location: Silver City Public Library
Phone: 534-4389

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Feb 9
10:00 am
Historic Mining District Tours

Come learn about the important underground mining history near Bayard. It's fascinating! No walking required. Please call to reserve your seat on the bus.
Location: Bayard City Hall, 800 Central for bus pickup
Phone: 575-537-3327
Feb 10
12:00 pm
Chamber of Commerce Monthly Luncheon

12 Noon to 1 pm. Cost $10. We invite you to join us and take the opportunity to meet members of the board‚ Chamber staff and other Chamber members at this luncheon. This is a great opportunity for networking.
Location: The Red Barn Family Steakhouse, 708 Silver Heights Blvd (Hwy 180)
Phone: 538-3785

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Feb 11
5:30 pm
Food on Film presents The Future of Food

The Volunteer Center and WNMU Food on Film Series presents The Future of Food. This eye opening movie is free to the public and shown at WMMU’s Global Resource Center. Showtime 5:30, Feb 11, 2010. The film will be followed by a short panel discussion- speakers to be announced.
Location: WNMU Global Resource Center
Phone: 538-6637

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Feb 12
Enchanted Evening with New Mexico's Most Enchanting Cowboy
Dinner show with Mike Moutoux. This is a special Valentine's edition with more pieces on romance than usual. A nice dinner is being planned with a romantic dessert. Call to reserve your space.
Location: Pinos Altos Ice Cream Parlor
Phone: 575-534-1997
Feb 12
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Feb 13
Valentine's Dinner
Menu will feature:Filet Mignon, Mahi-mahi, Prime Rib --- Featuring the music of Steve Reynolds Call for reservations: 575-536-3206 - 888-538-5350<br />
Location: Breathe Inn, Junction of Hwy 15 and 35
Phone: 575-536-3206
Feb 12
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Feb 14
Shevek & Company's Valentine Dinner weekend
FREE CHAMPAGNE TOAST OR FREE DESSERT for all couples dining over the weekend. Enjoy a tasty and romantic dining experience. Reservation suggested: 575-534-9168<br />
Location: 602 N. Bullard, Silver City
Phone: 575-534-9168
Feb 12
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Feb 16
The Five Day Festival Weekend
Food & Drink Specials - Complimentary Dessert or Glass of Award Winning Champagne with each entrée. Open Sunday night with specials for Valentine’s Day ENTERTAINMENT: Friday - Dane Dexter Saturday - AlamZazz Sunday - Brandon Perrault Monday - Rhythm Mystic Tuesday - Bayou Seco DANCING SUNDAY & MONDAY MONDAY & TUESDAY (MARDI GRAS) Cajun & Southern style entrees TUESDAY night there will be costume prizes
Location: Diane's & The Parlor, 510 N. Bullard Street
Phone: 575-538-8722
Feb 13
Chocolate Fantasia
An event that takes you to various downtown stores and galleries to sample fantastic chocolate candies. A very tasty event! There's live music at some venues. Ticket $20. If you plan to do the evening X-ocotal: an evening of xtreme chocolate indulgence cost of tickets are $50/members and $75/non-members. Check out separate entry on X-ocotal.
Location: Downtown Silver City
Phone: 575-538-2505
Feb 13
9:00 am
Fun with Huichol

9am-1pm. Fun with Huichol - Huichol is the Native American beading technique of “painting” with beads. The surface you want to “paint” is covered with a manufactured product that is a mixture of bees wax and tree resin. Seed beads are then pressed into this covering and form the pixels of your “design”. $30 plus materials. Instructor: Shannon Curry
Location: A Bead or Two, 703 N. Bullard
Phone: 575-388-8973
Feb 13
9:30 am
Historic Fort Bayard Walking Tour

9:30am —Come see the 100 year old buildings and relive some of the history of this important military fort and hospital. Kathy Hill, who grew up at Fort Bayard will be your guide. Meet at the theater which is located on the north-east side of the hospital.  Although the tour is free, donations to support the preservation of Fort Bayard National Historic Landmark are always accepted. For further information or to make reservations 575-956-3294 or 307-640-3012.
Location: Fort Bayard
Phone: 575-956-3294
Feb 13
11:00 am
Brandon Perrault performs at a.i.r. Coffee House

Come out and enjoy the delightful music of Brandon Perrault from 11am to 1pm. Louis has a variety of great coffees, as well as other tasty drinks. Stop by and enjoy!
Location: 208 Central in Bayard
Phone: 575-537-3967
Feb 13
12:00 pm
Chocolate Fantasia at the Silver City Museum

Chocolate Fantasia tickets can be purchased in advance at the Mimbres Region Arts Council office (1201 Pope Street inside the Wells Fargo Bank Building) Gila Hike & Bike, Alotta Gelato, Leyba & Ingalls Arts and a.i.r. Coffee House in Bayard. The day of the event, tickets can be purchased at the Chocolate Fantasia headquarters at the Silco Theater.
Location: Silver City Museum
Feb 13
12:00 pm
Muscle Testing, Pendulums and Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT): A Basic Workshop

The four-hour Basic Workshop, facilitated by Judy H. Young, Ph.D, EFT Practitioner, Reiki Master, presents a mini-class in EFT, turns to the basics of muscle testing and pendulum use, and then demonstrates how profoundly they enhance the entire EFT process. It also addresses their stand-alone usefulness, e.g., in decision-making and developing intuition. Cost is $50. The workshop has no prerequsites and is useful for beginners and for advanced users alike. Pendulums will be available. Animals are welcome: contact Judy in advance to discuss the specifics. NB: Next month Judy will move her EFT practice's physical location back to Arizona. She will offer her usual Saturday workshops in this area through March 6, and appointments for in-person sessions until mid-March. After she relocates, she will remain available for EFT phone sessions.
Location: 2743 Highway 35 North, Mimbres, NM.
Phone: 505-807-1377

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Feb 13
2:00 pm
The Mardi Gras "Running of the Puppets" Parade

It usually starts at Curious Kumquat and ends at Spring Street Park. The sponsor is the Monsoon Puppet Theatre. Their contact number is 534-9040.
Feb 13
6:00 pm
The Woman’s Club Annual Valentine's Scholarship Dinner

Social hour starts at 6pm with dinner at 7pm The Silver City Woman’s Club is preparing for a busy Valentine’s Day weekend.  The monthly members meeting is scheduled for Friday, February 12th  at 10:30am. Initiation of 10 new members will take place.   Individuals who may be interested in becoming a member of the Club are encouraged to attend. Social hour will begin at 6pm and dinner at 7pm.  Cost is $15 per person.  All profits of the dinner are applied to two scholarships for WNMU, one general and one nursing. Catering will be by Brewer Hill Catering.  Tickets are available from any Woman’s Club member or call: Barbara Timms, 537-5854.
Location: The Woman's Club
Phone: 575-537-5854
Feb 13
6:30 pm
X'ocotal: an evening of xtreme chocolate indulgence

This is a new and exciting event. This signature event will feature wine by St. Clair winery and hors'd'oeurves by Rob Connoley from the Curious Kumquat.
Location: Gila House, 400 W. Market Street
Phone: 538-2505
Feb 14
Valentine's Day Dinner at the Red Barn Restaurant
STEAK & LOBSTER (8 oz New York Strip grilled to perfection, accompanied with a butter roasted Lobster Tail. Mean served with baked or mashed potatoes, oven roasted veggies & dinner roll. BACON WRAPPED TOP SIRLOIN (Grilled six ounce cut of sirloin, topped with a bleu cheese mushroom sauce, served with a choice of potato, roasted seasonal vegetables and dinner roll. STUFFED RED SNAPPER Baked red snapper stuffed with crab, accompanied with potato of choice, roasted seasonal vegetables and dinner roll. Full Red Barn menu also available.
Location: 708 Silver Heights Blvd, Silver City
Phone: 575-538-5666
Feb 16
10:00 am
Job Fair

Hello everyone This email is to advise you that Congressman Harry Teague of the Second Congressional District of New Mexico will be sponsoring a Job Fair on Tuesday, February 16th, 2010 from 10:00AM to 1:00PM at Western New Mexico University in Silver City. Booths are free and any employer who wishes to participate may do so. These workshops are put together to help individuals and employers with interviewing skills, resume writing skills, etc. and is open to all individuals and employers from Grant, Hidalgo, and Luna counties. There will be employers from Western New Mexico University, Gila Regional Medical Center, and Sapphire Energy to name a few. For additional information please contact Jake Redfearn, Field Representative, at 135 W. Griggs Las Cruces, NM (575) 522-3908 or email him at jake.redfearn@mail.house.gov and sign up for your free booth today. Jake Redfearn, Field Representative, U.S. Representative Harry Teague (NM-02), 135 W. Griggs | Las Cruces, NM 88001 P: 575-523-8720 | F: 575-523-8799
Location: WNMU

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Feb 17
6:30 am
Prostate Cancer Support Group

Current patients, survivors, and those at-risk for prostate cancer are encouraged to attend. Information on local, state and national resources will be available!
Location: Gila Regional Medical Center’s Conference Room, 1313 E. 32nd St.
Phone: 388-1198 ext. 10
Feb 18
8:30 am
The Implementation and Technical committees of the Arizona Water Settlements Act planning process

The format of the meeting will be three workshops to further evaluate proposals for use of the 14,000 acre-feet of water and/or funding of $66 million up to $128 million, as allocated by the AWSA to the four- county region of Southwest New Mexico. The first workshop on Water Conservation will begin at 8:30 a.m. The second from 10:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. will cover those projects that deal with Water Infrastructure. A one-hour lunch break will be taken, and the third workshop will begin at 1:45 on Watershed Restoration. For more information on the workshops, e-mail info@awsaplanning.com or visit the Web site www.awsaplanning.com to learn about the process to date.
Location: Grant County Administration Center
Feb 18
9:00 am
Heart Health Checks

Celebrate Heart Health Month by having your heart checked for free on Thursday, February 18, 2010, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Grant County Administration Complex in the back break room behind the Commissioner's room, 1400 Hwy 180 East. The free heart health checks include blood pressure, pulse oximetry, and pulmonary function. The free clinic is part of Heart Health Month proclaimed by the Grant County Commission in response to heart diseases being the leading cause of death in the county.
Location: Grant County Administration Building, Back Break Room (Behind the Commissioner's Room), 1400 Hwy 180
Phone: 388-1198 ext. 10
Feb 18
6:00 pm
Corazones Unidos – Cardiac Support Group

A cardiac support group for patients, survivors and family members. Celebrate Heart Health Month with us!
Location: Santa Clara Armory Meeting Room, 11990 US Hwy 180 East
Phone: 388-1198 xt. 10
Feb 18
6:30 pm
A Forum: Arizona Water Settlements Act: The Basics

A forum for the general public to get the citizens of Catron, Grant, Luna and Hidalgo counties more involved in the AWSA planning process. A five-member panel offers insights and opinions on this vital Southwest New Mexico water issue. They are: Peter White, Santa Fe attorney who will offer a historical and legal overview of the AWSA; Charles "Tink" Jackson, Deming office of the New Mexico State Engineer; Allyson Siwik, Gila Conservation Coalition; Hugh B. McKeen, Catron County rancher and commissioner; and Anthony Gutierrez, Grant County Planner. Followed by interchange among the panelists and questions from the audience.
Location: WNMU Global Resource Center Auditorium
Phone: 538-6835

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Feb 19
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Feb 20
Wally Lawder & Brandie Thornburg
Come out to Breathe Inn and enjoy dinner and the music of Wally Lawder and Brandie Thornburg and their bodacious harmonies.
Location: Breathe Inn, Hwy 15 and Hwy 35 (Lake Roberts area)
Feb 20
Local Author, Jim Altosa, A Healer's Handbook: The Redneck Shaman's Way of Energy Healing
Come out and visit with Jim Altosa from Hurley. Jim will be signing his book, "A Healer's Handbook: The Redneck Shaman's Way of Energy Healing. Louis has a variety of great coffees, as well as other tasty drinks. Stop by and enjoy!
Location: 208 Central in Bayard
Phone: 575-537-3967
Feb 20
9:00 am
Introduction to Kumihimo

9am-1pm. Kumihimo Braiding is a fun and easy way to create stunning necklaces or bracelets with yarns or other fibers and beads. You will learn the basic 8-strand braid, and much more. $35 includes a disk and yarn for 1st  braid. Instructor: Ilese Levitt
Location: A Bead or Two, 703 N. Bullard
Phone: 575-388-8973
Feb 20
10:00 am
Beginning and Intermediate Silk Painting

In this 4-hour class you will create two small silk scarves using textural and Serti silk painting (gutta resist) techniques. $25 SWFAC members; $30 others plus $15 materials fee. Signup by February 17.
Location: 876 E. Pine Street, Silver City
Phone: 575-538-5733

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Feb 20
1:00 pm
Wally Lawder & Brandie Thornburg

1pm to 3pm Come out and ejoy at good cup of coffee and the music of Wally and Brandy.
Location: a.i.r. Coffee House
Feb 21
2:00 pm
Historical Human Communities Along the Gila River (free lecture)

Gila National Forest Archaeologist Bob Schiowitz presents a free lecture in conjunction with exhibit, "Free Flow: The gila River in New Mexico."
Location: Silver City Museum, 312 W. Broadway
Feb 22
6:30 pm
Standing in the Shadows of Motown

Doors open at 6:30pm with movie starting at 7pm. This FREE one hour and forty-eight minute documentary and performance film tells the Funk Brothers' saga through aarchival footage and still photos, narration, interviews, re-creation screnes, 20 Motown master tracks, and twelve new live performances of Motown classics with the Funk Brothers backing up Chaka Kahn, Ben Harper, Bootsy Collins, Montell Jordan, Meshell Ndegeocello, Joan Osborne, and Gerald Levert.
Location: Silco Theater, 311 N. Bullard Street
Feb 23
12:00 pm
Habitat for Humanity Gila Region Board of Director Meeting

All interested people are invited to attend.
Location: 1st United Methodist Church, 300 W. College.
Phone: 575-538-9540
Feb 24
7:30 pm
Folk Series: Greg Brown

7:30 pm. Doors open at 7:00 pm. Greg Brown, songwriter/storyteller. Tickets are $20-$25.
Location: Silco Theater
Phone: 538-2505

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Feb 25
6:30 pm
Artist Lecture: Donna Webb, clay artist

free of charge and light refreshments will be served
Location: WNMU Parotti Hall
Feb 25
7:30 pm
Nube (Cloud)

Nube (Spanish for Cloud) is an ensemble of master musicians that exquisitely blends contemporary Latin American and World music. Comprised of guitar, harp, percussion and Andean flutes, this group fuses the dynamic sounds of many regions to create lush musicial landscapes, ever rooted in the warmth of South American ambience.Individual admission $20; Reduced price, Early Bird memberships for the 2010-2011 season can be purchased at this concert.
Location: WNMU Fine Arts Center Theatre
Phone: 575-538-5862

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Feb 26
7:00 pm
LatinoAfricano Mestizo Heritage Event

Concierto Latino featuring Andrew Dahl-Bredine in Spanish, English and Portugues; also Reina McCarthy and Raymond Chacon - from 7 to 9:30pm. Dance with Los Coronado from 10:00 to midnight. Trillo's stamp collection "Castro's Cuba-a peephole will be on display. Maria Izquierdo and family will lead the public in some hot salsa and merengue dancing!
Location: Santa Clara Armory, Santa Clara, NM
Phone: 575-519-9738
Feb 27
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Mar 1
Desert West Live Auction
Please note that the auction has expanded to three days. The Auction Gallery is located in the big Red Barn at 3870 N. Hwy 35, in beautiful Mimbres Valley. You can preview the catalog 1-2 weeks prior to the auction on our web site under the heading Catalog at the home page. On Line and Absentee Internet Bidding Available and Hosted by http://www.liveauctioneers.com.
Phone: 575-536-9353

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Feb 27
9:00 am
Resin Bottlecap Pendant

9am-1pm. Resin Bottlecap Pendant - Resin jewelry is the new hot trend in jewelry making. Resin is very easy and fun to work with. We will focus on making a collage bottle cap pendant. $35 includes some materials. Bring any small trinkets or photos you have. Instructor: Josh Stretch
Location: A Bead or Two, 703 N. Bullard
Phone: 575-388-8973
Feb 27
9:30 am
Historic Fort Bayard Walking Tour

9:30am —Come see the 100 year old buildings and relive some of the history of this important military fort and hospital. Kathy Hill, who grew up at Fort Bayard will be your guide. Meet at the theater which is located on the north-east side of the hospital.  Although the tour is free, donations to support the preservation of Fort Bayard National Historic Landmark are always accepted. For further information or to make reservations 575-956-3294 or 307-640-3012.
Location: Fort Bayard
Phone: 575-956-3294
Feb 27
10:00 am
Beginning and Intermediate Silk Painting

In this 4 hour workshop you will create two small silk scarves using textural and serti silk painting (gutta resist) techniques. Cost: $25 (SWFAC Member)/$30 Nonmember plus $15 materials fee.
Location: 816 E. Pine Street, Silver City
Phone: 575-538-5733

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Feb 27
12:00 pm
"Peak Wellness & Healing for Animals: A Basic Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) Workshop"

A four-hour Basic Workshop, facilitated by Judy H. Young, Ph.D, EFT Practitioner, Reiki Master. The class is useful for beginner and advanced users  alike, encompassing: 1) hands-on group exercises to teach the basic EFT process; 2) exercises in direct and surrogate EFT for animals--working with those that are present or with photos; 3) the power of EFT when incorporated into human / companion animal collaborative wellness/healing; and 4) discussion of the profound and cumulative efficacy of daily EFT for chronic issues afflicting animals. Muscle testing will be taught and used as an aid to developing intuition and  confirming EFT’s results with animals.  Cost is $50. Animals are welcome: contact Judy in advance to discuss the specifics. Next month Judy will move her EFT practice's physical location back to AZ  She will offer her usual Saturday workshops through March 6 and appointments for in-person sessions until mid-March. After she relocates, she will remain available for EFT phone sessions.
Location: 2743 Highway 35 North, Mimbres, NM.
Phone: 505-807-1377

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OngoingAutism Support Group
Silver City autism support group, the Autism Circle, meets every 3rd Friday of the month at 315 S. Hudson, Suite 26, at 6 pm. The Autism Circle consist of parents, relatives, educators & community members who are educating and supporting those who live with Autism or other Developmental Disabilities. For more information on the group, contact Elaine Prejean, 537-5159, elaineprejean@msn.com; Paulette Shephard, 538-3108; or Peggy Humble, 538-1983. Location: Silver City Autism Circle. 315 S. Hudson Suite 26 ( Hudson Plaza) Phone: 575-537-5159. Email: eprejean@bamhs.com.
OngoingBack Country Horsemen Monthly Meeting
Monthly meeting is held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 6 pm in the Conference Room at the Gila Regional Medical Center. Location: Gila Regional Medical Center Phone: 575-388-5796. More on the web.
OngoingBike Club
Anybody who can ride a bike is welcome! Meet at Penny Park. Bring your bike and helmet or call us to arrange to borrow a bike. Helmets are available. M,W,TH - 3:30-5:30PM Tue: 5:15-7:15PM. Location: Penny Park Phone: 534-2953. Email: bethanysaunders@gmail.com.
OngoingCancer Support Group, 2nd Thursday
*6:00 pm Cancer Support Group, GRMC, 575-388-1198 Location: GRMC Phone: 575-388-1198.
OngoingChamber of Commerce ALIVE AT 5! TBA
The 2nd Wednesday of each month. Please check the calendar page for the location each month. Location: Varies each month Phone: 575-538-3785. Email: members@silvercity.org. More on the web.
OngoingCopper Country Cruizers Meeting
3rd Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm Location: City Office Conference Room B of A Bldg Phone: 388-3468. Email: colgan@q.com. More on the web.
OngoingDecorative Painting Class every Thursday
Decorative Painting Class 10am - 3pm $5.00 per day Sherelle says there isn't anyone she can't teach to paint. No class on Nov. 25, 2010, Thanksgiving Day Location: Aunt Judy's Attic 1950 Highway 180E Phone: 575-388-1620. More on the web.
OngoingFriends of the Library Book Sale, 2nd Saturday
2nd Saturday, *9:00 am-2:00 pm Booksale Friends of the Library 1510 Market Street, 9 am-10 am members only Location: 1510 Market Street
OngoingGC Fitness & Nutrition Community Action Group FANC
Every 4th Thursday Location: GC Business and Conference Center Phone: 575-388-1198.
OngoingHealing Al-Anon Group
The Healing Al-Anon Group meets at 4 pm every Sunday at GRMC Conference Center Location: GRMC Conference Room Phone: 575-313-9400.
OngoingHistoric Mining District Toursn 2nd Tuesday
Meet at 10 am. Call 575-537-3327 for bus reservations. Learn about the important underground mining history near bayard. No walking required. Location: Bayard City Hall Phone: 575-537-3327.
OngoingKiwanis Every Tuesday at noon
Location: Red Barn Steakhouse
OngoingLions Club 2nd & 4th Wednesday
Lions Club meetings are the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm Location: Lions Club House, 8th and Big Ditch Phone: 575-534-1232. Email: jerrij@q.com.
OngoingMarine Corps League
1st Thursday of month St.Mary's-1801 N.Alabama 1900( 7:00 p.m.) kittdono@msn.com Members/non members-Call Frank Donohue for directions and other pertinent info; 575-574-0361 Location: 1801 N Alabama Phone: 575-574-0361. Email: kittdono@msn.com.
OngoingOpen Knitting Group every Sunday
Open Knitting Group every Sunday noon-3 pm Location: 614 N Bullard Phone: 575-388-3350. More on the web.
OngoingProstate Cancer Support Group 3rd Wednesday
3rd Wednesday of every month *6:30 pm Prostate Cancer Support Group, GRMC, 575-388-1198 Location: GRMC Phone: 575-388-1198.
OngoingRolling Stones Gem and Mineral Society meeting
The Rolling Stones Gem and Mineral Society meets on the second Thursday of the month at the Silver City Senior Center. A pot luck supper begins at 6 pm, followed by the meeting at 7:00 pm. All welcome. Contact the Rolling Stones Gem and Mineral Society at PO Box 1555, Silver City, NM 88062. Location: Silver City Senior Center
OngoingRotary Club every Tuesday
Location: WNMU McDonald Student Memorial Bldg Email: info@silvercityrotary.org. More on the web.
OngoingSan Vicente Art Walk- Self Guided Tours
While you're in Silver City‚ take the Self-Guided Art Walk and visit the galleries and studios in the area. The self-guided tour is sponsored by San Vicente Artists of Silver City and promoted through the Artists Guide. The guide lists information on each of our member artists‚ has a directory of the participating galleries and studios‚ and includes maps showing the gallery and studio locations. Call SVA for details at 388-4854. Phone: 575-388-4854. Email: sva@gilanet.com. More on the web.
OngoingScrapbooking every Monday
Scrapbooking 2 - 3:30 pm $8.00 (makes a double page layout) *Bring your own scissors and adhesives. The kits for this class are made up in advance so 1 weeks notice is required for each class. Location: Aunt Judy's Attic 1950 Highway 180E Phone: 575-388-1620. More on the web.
OngoingSenior Life Cycle 2nd Wednesday every month
Senior Life Cycle will NOT meet in September 2010. Next meeting is October 13 at 3:30 pm Location: Grant County Business & Conference Center Phone: 575-388-1198.
OngoingSilver City Bridge Club Every Wednesday at noon
Location: Red Barn Steakhouse
OngoingSilver City Museum
Located in downtown Silver City‚ 4 blocks west of Highway 90‚ the Silver City Museum is open with free admission 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM Tuesday through Friday and 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Saturdays and Sundays. It is closed Mondays. Guided group tours available by prior arrangement. Location: 312 West Broadway. Phone: 575-538-5921. Email: scmuseum@zianet.com. More on the web.
OngoingSilver City Soccer Club
The Silver City Soccer Club plays every Sunday from 3 pm - 6 pm at the Ben Altamirano Complex. Location: Ben Altamirano Complex
OngoingSilver City Soccer Club Every Sunday
The Soccer Club plays every Sunday from 3pm-6pm Location: Ben Altamira Sports Complex More on the web.
OngoingSilver City Woman's Club 2nd Friday
The Silver City Woman’s Club meets the 2nd Friday of every month at 10:30 am. Location: 411 Silver Heights Blvd. Phone: 575-538-3452. Email: bunnyburrow5@comcast.net.
OngoingSouper Tuesday
Two kinbds of soups will be offered each Tuesday, one meat, one meatless. bread, tea or coffee will be included for $6.00. Take out available. Faith Community is raising funds to build a continuum of care retirement complex in SW New Mexico. Location: First United Methodist Church, 300 W College
OngoingStory Time Every Wednesday
Location: Public Library
OngoingThe Sunday Morning Cup
Music and conversation every Sunday morning 9:30am to 11:30 am
OngoingWNMU Museum
Free admission and fully handicapped accessible. Exhibits include Mimbres pottery‚ basketry and other artifacts in the Eisele Collection of Prehistoric Southwestern Pottery and Artifacts‚ Casas Grandes pottery‚ pottery and artifacts of prehistoric Southwestern cultures‚ Maria Martinez‚ San Ildefonso‚ and Santa Clara pottery in the Geneva Back Collection‚ historic Navajo rugs and more. 1000 West College Avenue. Location: 1000 West College Avenue Phone: 575-538-5386. More on the web.
OngoingYoga Class every Thursday
Join Silver City's yoga class at 12:45 pm each Thursday to enjoy the benefits of a gentle workout that exercises the body, mind and spirit. Lead by Colleen Stinar, the weekly yoga class builds flexibility and strength with a combination of breathing, physical posture and meditation techniques that devotees say can reduce stress, improve posture and coordination, and increase energy and balance. Class meets at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shephard, corner of 7th and Texas, in the fellowship hall. Please enter through the back door (facing Arizona street). Location: Episcopal Church of the Good Shephard, corner of 7th and Texas Phone: 575-574-5451. Email: dstinar@hotmail.com.

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Mailing Address:
PO Box 1028 Silver City, NM 88062

3130 HWY 180 E, Suite C [MAP]
Silver City, NM 88061
(575) 538-3785
(800) 548-9378