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Rev. Azima Forest to Talk on Spiritual Maturity Keeping Pace With Technology
Sunday, August 13 at 10 a.m., 3845 North Swan Street. "Hiroshima, Nagasaki, and Fukushima: Can We Learn From Our Mistakes?" This Sunday will mark a week after the anniversaries of the bombing of the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and six years after the nuclear disaster at Fukushima. Rev. Azima Forest will reflect on humanity's hubris in using death-dealing technologies, and how our technological knowledge dangerously outstrips our spiritual maturity. The service will also include a Children's Program focusing on the Fifth Principle: That all persons should have a vote about the things that concern them. Children will also participate in the service rituals, such as ringing the bell to begin and lighting and extinguishing the Chalice. There will be coffee and conversation after the service and visitors are always welcome.
The Governing Council of Aldo Leopold Charter School will hold its regular meeting on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017 at 5:30 pm. The meeting will take place at the school, which is located at 1422 Hwy 180 East in Silver City, next to the Burger King. If you have a disability requiring special assistance, notify the school at 575-538-2547 as soon as possible and arrangements will be made.
Summertime is a busy time for artists and the Grant County Art Guild wants to be sure that all the New Mexico artists that are wanting to enter the 32nd annual Purchase Prize Award Exhibit have the opportunity to do so. The deadline for entry forms (postmark date) has been extended to August 12. This is an exciting show with enticing cash prizes including a $1500 purchase prize of the "Best of Show"! Guidelines and entry forms are available on the Guild's website www.gcag.org. For questions or more information call Tom Vaughan 575-590-1588.
Bayard Police Department
Monday, July 31
N. East Street
An 11-year-old male has not been seen for a few hours now. Caller advised that she just got home from work and the male usually checks in with her. Officer advised the child was found hanging out at the park a little farther from home than he should have been/he is now home with mom and dad.
Monday, July 31
Caller advised that a named male is on scene and is hitting his brothers. Dispatch could hear multiple subjects yelling. Advised male left after kicking in her front door. Deputy en route.
Caller advised that a named male’s sister is yelling at him. Deputy en route.
Monday, July 31
111 S. Texas Street
Officer requested ambulance for a 36-year-old female with high blood pressure/dizzy/breathing/alert/negative on sights and sirens. EMS1 canceled fire/no patient contact.
Old man going up the hill bleeding from his knees and eyeballs/no pants and one shoe. Officer made contact with caller who advised it was possibly a named male who went into a back yard.
The farcical Don't Drink the Water looks for its 16 Southwestern New Mexico actors during auditions at the Old Elks Lodge ballroom on Market and Texas Streets, Monday through Wednesday, August 14-16, 6:30-8:30 pm, according to director Bryce Wooton.
Silver City Community Theater will present the comedy at the Lodge on two weekends, November 10-12 and November 12-19. Read throughs with selected cast will begin the week of August 21.
The Beat as a new column for you gardeners out there. The Grant County Extension Service will bring you monthly columns on gardening issues. The first one posted is on Winterizing your houseplants and patio plants.
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