The Gila River Festival and Gila Conservation Coalition are proud to announce that activist and conservationist Winona LaDuke will give the festival keynote address on Friday, September 22. Ms. LaDuke is renowned for her passion about traditional native foods and has worked tirelessly to maintain

Silver City, NM — July 25, 2017

The reception for featured artist Bede Clarke's exhibition at the Blue Dome Gallery at Bear Mountain Lodge is this Thursday evening, July 27 from 5-8pm. There was a misprint in the CLAY schedule in last week's Independent that listed it as Wednesday – it is indeed

"The Heart Outright," an independent film by Mark Medoff will premier in Silver City on Sunday, August 6. The screening will follow an al fresco Italian dinner attended by the award-winning playwright Medoff and Director Ross Marks. Dinner will be served next to WNMU's Light Hall theatre on the

Silver City, NM –For the seventh consecutive year Western New Mexico University will team up with the Historic Downtown Silver City businesses to host the Welcome Back Bash on Friday, August 11.

Offering socialization for both new and returning students, the event signifies the exciting arrival of

Silver City, NM — July 21, 2017 The Silver City CLAY Festival, taking place July 22 to 30, is under way with workshops, tours, lectures, youth events, demonstrations, and other special events. Pick up a copy of this week's Independent for a full list of events, a map of the venues, a list of prizes

Silver City Museum (312 West Broadway, Silver City, NM) is hosting an Artist Reception Friday, July 28, 3:30 - 5:30. On view are Ann McMahon's exhibition of photographs, "The Disappearing Mining Landscape of Grant County," and a selection of minerals. Meet Dan Turner, local copper jewelry artist

Beautiful art and great music are the perfect combination at Silver City Art Walks!

In conjunction with the 2017 Silver City Clay Festival, and sponsored by the Silver City Art Association, galleries in Silver City's historic district are getting ready for an exciting gallery night that will

On-line registration is now open for all 13th annual festival workshops and field trips. To register, please visit www.gilariverfestival.org/registration or call 575.538.8078

Gathering the Gila workshops and field trips that require registration:

Rock Art Field Trip with Alex Mares
Thursday, Sept

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Upcoming Events

Fri Jul 28 @12:00AM
Now Showing at the Silco Theatre - Silco Theater
Fri Jul 28 @ 6:30AM - 05:00PM
Gila/Mimbres Community Radio/KURU 89.1 "Flash" Fund Drive - KURU Radio Station
Fri Jul 28 @ 9:00AM - 07:00PM
Popcorn Fridays at Silver City Food Co-Op - Silver City Food Co-op
Fri Jul 28