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Silver City Beverage Company (Bev Co) is hosting a wine tasting event of La Esperanza Vineyard & Winery wines on December 14 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Hors d'oeuvres will be served

Bev Co is located at 2005 US-180, Silver City, NM 88061

As Always the Winery will be open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday from noon to 6:00 p.m.

The Yankie-Texas Art district is bringing back the Christmas tradition of luminarias to light your way through the Downtown Galleries on Yankie and Texas streets from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 15.

There will be carolers, food and drink, window displays, grab bags for the kids and exciting gifts for your Christmas shopping.

For more information contact Mariah at Copper Quail Gallery.  575 388-2646

the makery windowPictured is part of the window display at The Makery (Courtesy Photo)Silver City MainStreet will be announcing awards for the Holiday Merchant Window contest on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Murray Ryan Visitor Center located at 201 N. Hudson St.

This year, in addition to all of the new downtown lights and decorations, Silver City MainStreet hosted a Holiday Window Contest with merchants in downtown Silver City. Fourteen merchants have special window displays following the theme “A Storybook Christmas” and are competing for a community choice award, and in two more categories, largest and most creative. Voting for the community choice award has been on facebook or by visiting the participating merchants and voting online.

“We wanted to make downtown Silver City especially family friendly and festive, states Patrick Hoskins, Board President of Silver City MainStreet. The merchants got excited too, and have some amazing decorations in their windows. We encourage everyone to come and stroll downtown day or evening to see the lights and windows. It’s a fun activity to do with out-of-town guests.

unnamed 5Dining, Shopping, and Theater in Silver City

  • Cozy by the fireplace at Vicki's

       Open New Year's Day for Breakfast, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. (Closed Christmas Day)

       Family and Office Holiday Parties at Vicki's--make your reservation now

       Catering by Vicki's--appetizers, entrees, desserts--order yours now

       Holiday treats at Javalina Coffee House

  • At Texas and Yankie

book sale 3030mc book bakeGlenwood Community Library’s Book & Bake sale is a holiday tradition in Glenwood. (Photo by David Thornburg)December is a busy month around Glenwood with fundraisers, parties and celebrations of the season. The two major events are Glenwood Community Library’s Book & Bake Sale and the Live Nativity at Glenwood Community Presbyterian Church.

Book & Bake Sale Dec. 8

Glenwood Community Library’s annual Book & Bake Sale is set for Saturday Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Glenwood Community Center, 14 Menges Lane, Glenwood. For sale will be books of all kinds for all ages, plus audio books, DVDs and CDs. Also featured are baked goods and homemade goodies galore! Everything is by donation.

There will also be a 50/50 raffle and refreshments.

umbrella smIs your relative or friend in this book?

Mary Alice Murphy has announced the publication of "God's Umbrella: Southwest New Mexico World War II Survivors." A compilation of 81 interviews done over the past 10 years of veterans and those training for or otherwise involved in World War II activities during the war years and just prior to and immediately after the war. 

Book readings and signings will take place at 1 p.m. until 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, and at 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, at the Silver City Museum, 312 W. Broadway.

The interviews took place in Grant County mostly in the homes of those who agreed to talk about what they faced, with one each from Luna, Hidalgo and Catron counties.

In the words of these men and women who served in World War II or were otherwise impacted by the war, God's Umbrella recounts the tragic, humorous and other memorable parts of their service during wartime.

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Weight Watchers - First Presbyterian Church
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Expanding Your Horizons Conference - Western New Mexico University
Sat Feb 23 @10:00AM - 01:00PM
Library Arcade - Silver City Public Library
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Abbie Gardner to Perform at Mimbres Region Arts Council’s Folk Series - Buckhorn Opera House
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Movies at the Light Hall Theater - Light Hall Theatre
Sun Feb 24 @12:00AM
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Sun Feb 24 @10:00AM - 11:00AM
“Universalism: Past, Present and Powerful” - Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Silver City
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Movies at the Light Hall Theater - Light Hall Theatre