EVENTS

40 Days and 40 Nights

What’s going on in OCTOBER?

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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3

Silver City/Grant County

Silver City Makers Market — 8:30 a.m.-noon at the MainStreet Plaza downtown. An outdoor market hosting artists, makers and growers from around southwest New Mexico. Info: makersmarket@thefutureforge.org or 575-313-5665.

Silver City Farmer’s Market — 9 a.m.-noon at the corner of Pope Street and College Avenue, Silver City. Info: silvercityfarmersmarket@gmail.com.

Baracutanga drive in or live stream voter registration tailgate concert — 10 p.m. at Western New Mexico University. Tailgate and on-site voter registration begin in the Fine Arts Center Theatre parking lot at 6:30 p.m. Info: wnmu.edu/culture or 575-538-6496.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Farmers Arts and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. At the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4

Silver City/Grant County

Bilingual Storytime: “Friends from the Other Side/Amigos del Otro Lado” — 7 p.m. with the Silver City Museum. Info: www.silvercitymuseum.org or 575-597-0229.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7

Silver City/Grant County

Transcending Borders Film and Discussion Series — 10 a.m. virtual event. Watch the film “Rebozos con Pluma of Ahuran,” featuring artisan Albertina Bautista, available on YouTube and join the discussion. The topic: The Mexican Rebozo: History ad artisans of Mexico presented by Stephanie Schneiderman, Latin American tour guide, artisan advocate and rebozo collector. Info: wnmu.edu/culture or 575-538-6273.

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10

Silver City/Grant County

Silver City Makers Market — 8:30 a.m.-noon at the MainStreet Plaza downtown. An outdoor market hosting artists, makers and growers from around southwest New Mexico. Info: makersmarket@thefutureforge.org or 575-313-5665.

Silver City Farmer’s Market — 9 a.m.-noon at the corner of Pope Street and College Avenue, Silver City. Info: silvercityfarmersmarket@gmail.com.

Apache’s Sacred Return — noon on Zoom. Chiricahua Nation President Joe Saenz will talk about the retun of the Apache to their homeland in the Gila. He will be joined by historical consultant Doug Dinwiddie and Dale Giese for the Fort Bayard Historical Society. Info: silvercitymuseum.org or 575-597-0227.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Farmers Arts and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. At the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15

 

Silver City/Grant County

MainStreet Business workshop: “Websites 101” — 5:30-7 p.m. via Zoom. Info: charmeine@silvercitymainstreet.com.

Zoom Open Mic with local musicians — 7-8 p.m. at Western New Mexico University. Info: wnmu.edu/culture or 575-538-6496.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17

Silver City/Grant County

Silver City Makers Market — 8:30 a.m.-noon at the MainStreet Plaza downtown. An outdoor market hosting artists, makers and growers from around southwest New Mexico. Info: makersmarket@thefutureforge.org or 575-313-5665.

Silver City Farmer’s Market — 9 a.m.-noon at the corner of Pope Street and College Avenue,  Silver City. Info: silvercityfarmersmarket@gmail.com.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Farmers Arts and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. At the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18

Silver City/Grant County

Bilingual Storytime: “Friends from the Other Side/Amigos del Otro Lado” — 7 p.m. with the Silver City Museum. Info: www.silvercitymuseum.org or 575-597-0229.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24

Virtual New Mexico

Family Cancer Retreat — Free online educational webinar for New Mexico’s adult cancer patients/survivors, their families, friends and loved ones who care for them. Video Zoom Conference. Info:www.cancerservicesnm.org; 505-288-0331.

 

Silver City/Grant County

 

Silver City Makers Market — 8:30 a.m.-noon at the MainStreet Plaza downtown. An outdoor market hosting artists, makers and growers from around southwest New Mexico. Info: makersmarket@thefutureforge.org or 575-313-5665.

Silver City Farmer’s Market — 9 a.m.-noon at the corner of Pope Street and College Avenue, Silver City. Info: silvercityfarmersmarket@gmail.com.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Farmers Arts and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. At the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25

Virtual New Mexico

Family Cancer Retreat — Free online educational webinar for New Mexico’s adult cancer patients/survivors, their families, friends and loved ones who care for them. Video Zoom Conference. Info:www.cancerservicesnm.org; 505-288-0331.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 27

*Silver City/Grant County

Live from Light Hall with Duke City Hora — 7 p.m. at Western New Mexico University. This is an Albuquerque based band playing Klezmer music, a Jewish folk tradition from Eastern Europe. Info: wnmu.edu/culture or 575-538-6496.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29

 

Silver City/Grant County

MainStreet Business workshop: “Online meeting platform primer” — 5:30-7 p.m. via Zoom. Info: charmeine@silvercitymainstreet.com.

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 31

Silver City/Grant County

Silver City Makers Market — 8:30 a.m.-noon at the MainStreet Plaza downtown. An outdoor market hosting artists, makers and growers from around southwest New Mexico. Info: makersmarket@thefutureforge.org or 575-313-5665.

Silver City Farmer’s Market — 9 a.m.-noon at the corner of Pope Street and College Avenue,  Silver City. Info: silvercityfarmersmarket@gmail.com.

 

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Farmers Arts and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. At the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.