Local tourist information and events.
SILVER CITY: The Silver City Museum will host an interactive workshop for families and about families. Participants will create their own family tree and a unique family portrait.
With a focus on family stories and origins, museum staff will guide participants through the current exhibit Contemporary Casta Portraiture: Nuestra "Calidad" to use the artist Delilah Montoya's exploration of modern genetics and family ethnic diversity to reflect on their own families. Participating youngsters and their families will learn reliable and easily accessible ways to research their own family roots and will create an artistic and accurate depiction of their family tree.
Take a bite out of downtown Silver City on Labor Day weekend, as chefs serve up their culinary delights for the 18th annual Taste of Downtown! Walk around downtown on Saturday, September 1 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and get delicious tastes from seventeen eateries. Restaurants, eateries, and coffee houses are offering sweet and savory tastes for only $20 a ticket.
Theater goers attending the Friday or Saturday performances of "Relationships in Revue," August 17 and 18, at the Silver City Woman's Club, 411 Silver Heights Blvd, will receive a sampling of the best of theatre, of the human heart, and of musical expression, according to director Wendy Spurgeon.
"Relationships in Revue," a funny and thoughtful production of music and drama, will enliven audiences at the Silver City Woman's Club, 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday, August 17 and 18, according to the Silver City Community Theatre.
Enjoy the beauty of nature in air-conditioned comfort this Labor Day Weekend as the Grant County Rolling Stones Gem and Mineral Society will hold their 35th Annual Gem & Mineral Show in the Grant County Veterans' Memorial Conference Center, 3031 Highway 180 East in Silver City, New Mexico. Come inside the spacious Center and walk through 4 large rooms of amazing vendor displays and enjoy the club's Wheel of Fortune and Silent Auction.
Hours are 9 to 5 Saturday, September 1, 10 to 5 Sunday, September 2, and 10 to 4 Monday, September 3. Admission is free! This is a great family event. This 3 day event includes several additional opportunities. There will be daily off-site collecting Field Trips leaving the front door of the Convention Center at 9 a.m.
Silver City, NM — The Gila National Forest Supervisor's office is hosting a birthday party for Smokey Bear on Thursday, August 9 from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
You are cordially invited to come to the Supervisor's Office at 3005 E Camino del Bosque, Silver City, NM anytime between 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. and help us celebrate Smokey's 74th birthday. Come get a mini-cupcake, party favor bags for children, and take a picture with our favorite bear.
For information on the Gila National Forest, check out our website at http://www.fs.usda.gov/gila or join the conversation on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GilaNForest/ or follow us on Twitter @GilaNForest.
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Now Showing at the Silco Theatre - Silco Theatre
|Thu Oct 18 @ 9:00AM - |
Grant County Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting - Grant County Administration Center
|Thu Oct 18 @12:00PM - 02:00PM|
Silver City/Southwest New Mexico Branch of AAUW Planning Meeting - Silver City Public Library
|Thu Oct 18 @ 1:00PM - |
Grant County Lodgers Tax Advisory Board Quarterly Meeting - Grant County Administration Center
|Thu Oct 18 @ 4:00PM - 05:30PM|
WildWorks - Silver City Public Library
|Thu Oct 18 @ 5:00PM - |
TOPS (Take Pounds Off Sensibly) #0288 Chapter Meeting - First Presbyterian Church
|Thu Oct 18 @ 5:30PM - |
Zumba Fitness in Hurley - Hurley Community Center
|Thu Oct 18 @ 6:30PM - |
Grant County Search and Rescue -
|Thu Oct 18 @ 7:00PM - |
Siro-A Performance: Live "Techno Circus" - WNMU Fine Arts Center
|Thu Oct 18 @ 7:00PM - |
"Sergeant York" - National Guard Armory