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Grant County Republican Women will host their second annual Easter Egg Hunt at the North Hurley Playground on Saturday, March 24 at 10 a.m. to celebrate Easter and children. The playground is located off of West Street, on the corner of 5th and C Streets. Children between the ages of 2 and 8 from the Mining District are welcome, but should be accompanied by an adult. Some baskets will be available, but children are encouraged to bring their own Easter Basket, if possible. Plastic eggs will contain candy. Some eggs will contain a slip for a prize. Questions may be directed to (575) 313-7997. GCFRW wishes Grant County a very Happy Easter!

Kiwanis Easter Bunny RSThe Kiwanis Club of Silver City is holding their FREE Community Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 31 from 9:00 a.m. to 12 Noon at Penny Park in Silver City. This free event features over 5,000 plastic eggs filled with candy, prizes and surprises, in addition to face painting, art booth for the kids, and photos with the Easter Bunny! The hunts are scheduled by age groups, so pre-register 30 minutes prior to your child's hunt time. Visit Kiwanis Club of Silver City on Facebook for the event schedule.

Ages 12 and older at 9:00 a.m. - Ages 10-11 at 9:30 a.m. - Ages 8-9 at 10:00 a.m. - Ages 6-7 at 10:30 a.m. - Ages 4-5 at 11:00 a.m. - Ages 3 and under at 11:30 a.m. and Special Needs Youth at 12:00 Noon

Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest in Silver City gives a gift to the first baby girl born on or after the Girl Scout Birthday of March 12.

Grab your polyester suit and platform shoes... it's time to start your fundraising so you can boogie down with us at your local bowling celebration. Expect fun music, prizes, contests, food... and bowling!

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March 12 was the Girl Scouts 106th Birthday.

Special 1-day of interactive learning.

Oni Ken Karate Congratulates Teddy Muniz for earning an orange belt.

teddy muniz orange belt rsPictured left to right Sensei Trent Petty, Teddy Muniz and Sensei Chad Petty

ole geezers 2 trump sign"THANK YOU, PRES. TRUMP" sign recently erected!

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The Grant County Beat continues to bring you new columnists. New this past week are the Christian Corner, for those who are already Christians or are exploring the beliefs.

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