In the Area


Grant County Commission regular meeting, 9 a.m. today, Commissioners Meeting Room, Grant County Administration Center, 1400 Hwy. 180 E.

Rolling Stones Gem and Mineral Society, 6 p.m. today, Silver City Senior Center. Cheryl Mallett presents "The Zen of Beads and Cabs." For more information, call 575-534-1393

"Veterans' Recognition Day' 10:30 a.m. today, at Jose Barrios Elementary School, 1625 Little Walnut Road.

Artist Lecture Series featuring mixed-media artist Diana Ingalls Leyba, 6:30 p.m. today, Parotti Hall, WNMU campus. This is a free program, presented by the Mimbres Region Arts Council in partnership with the Western Institute for Lifelong Learning (WILL) and the WNMU Expressive Arts Department. Diana Ingalls Leyba is a local artist who has shown her work in more than 50 solo and group exhibits throughout the country. She is also the director of the Youth Mural Program. For more information, call 575-538-2505, email or visit


Fund-raising BBQ for the WNMU Vets, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, at the patio at the pool on the WNMU campus. Kansas City style barbecue. Sandwiches, chips, beans and a drink for $6. Fundraiser to raise money for the group to purchase the branch of service flags to hang in their meeting room on the campus. For more information, call Ray Stryker, 575-519-2280

Dane Dexter on Piano, 5 p.


m. Friday, Isaac's.

Taize Service of Chanting and Prayer, 5:30 p.m. Friday, Church of Harmony, Arizona St. A simple, contemplative service of chanting, silence and healing. Note one-time location change. For more information, call 575-538-2015.

Green Drinks Networking and Social, 6 p.m. Friday, Isaac's Backroom, 200 N. Bullard. Southwest New Mexico Green Chamber of Commerce and New Mexico Solar Energy Association. For more information, call 575-313-1388.

Music by David Vidal, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Buckhorn Saloon, Pinos Altos. For more information, call 575-538-9911.


Episcopal Church Garage Sale, 8 a.m. Saturday, next door to church on Texas St. For more information, call 575-538-2015.

109th annual Holiday Bazaar, 9 a.m. Saturday, Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 7th and Texas streets. Collectibles, crafts, Nancy Wyatt pottery, books, brunch, baked goods, and more.

Friends of the Library Second Saturday Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, 1510 Market St.

"Make a Lamp," 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, The Common Thread, 107 W. Broadway. Make handmade paper with Veronique De Jaegher. Form petals and with them create a flower lamp. $35, $25 for SWFAC members. For more information, call 575-538-5733 of visit

Book Signing, "Modern Icons: The Sacrifice of Endangered Species," 2 p.m. Saturday, Silver City Museum Annex, 302 W. Broadway. Mary Frances Dondelinger presents and signs her book. For more information, call 575-538-5921.

"Just Be Christmas Inside" auditions, 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, WNMU Fine Arts Center Theatre. For children and youth, ages 6 to 15. Theatre Group New Mexico. For more information, call 575-538-6503.

"True Wolf," 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Silco Theater, 311 N Bullard. Join biologist Kim McCreery for a film about the ambassador wolf Koani. Through 16 years of archival footage, supplemented by interviews, re-creations and stunning wolf footage, this contemporary film explores the polarized and contentious period before, during, and after the United States made the historic decision to return wolves to the homelands from which they'd been exterminated in the Northern Rockies. Q and A will follow the film. Presented by New Mexico Wilderness Alliance.

Canine Casino Night, 7 p.m. Saturday, Billy's BBQ, Hwy. 180 behind Beall's. Roulette, craps, black jack, Texas hold 'em. $25 donation, to benefit Puppy Dog Ranch.

Music by The Oversouls, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Buckhorn Saloon, Pinos Altos.


Veterans Day commemoration service, 10 a.m. Sunday, Fort Bayard National Cemetery, American Legion Post 18 will host a service to honor veterans on this day of remembrance. Public invited. For more information, call 575-534-5253.

LGBTQ Brunch, noon, Sunday, Isaac's.

David Nelson on the piano, noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Isaac's.

"Just Be Christmas Inside" auditions, 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, WNMU Fine Arts Center Theatre. For children and youth, ages 6 to 15. Theatre Group New Mexico. For more information, call 575-538-6503.

Open mic, 4 p.m. Sunday, Diane's Parlor.