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Events & Activities — JULY - AUGUST 2016
Events and Activities are held at either the Silver City Museum Annex, 302 W. Broadway, or the Museum Annex at 312 W. Broadway in downtown Silver City, New Mexico, and are free unless noted otherwise (donations always welcome). More information: 575.538.5921 or info@silvercitymuseum.org.

Children's Activity - Clay Fun
Saturday, July 23 - 10:30 to 12 noon
at the Silver City Museum, 312 W. Broadway.
Kids of all ages come on by to make a Play-doh pot or plate. Etch a design with toothpicks using Mimbres designs as inspiration. See you here.

Dedication of the Plaque to Harry Benjamin
Thursday, July 28 - 10 am
in the courtyard of the Silver City Museum, 312 W. Broadway.
Come on by and help us dedicate this plaque to Harry Benjamin the first Curator of the Silver City Museum.
The museum was opened in 1967 thanks to Mr. Benjamin, a local artist and visionary.

Oralia Lopez, artist and John Bezy, author
Saturday, July 30 - 10 am - 4 pm
at the Silver City Museum Annex, 302 W. Broadway.
Oralia will be demonstrating her unique and intricate painting technique. She will have a selection of work by many fine Mata Ortiz artists for purchase. John will give presentations about Mata Ortiz artistry at 11 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm.

Courtyard Sale
Saturday, July 30 - 10 am - 4 pm
in the courtyard of the Silver City Museum, 312 W. Broadway.
Don't miss our Museum Store courtyard sale with many great book titles, jewelry, and one-of-a-kind items on sale.

Brown Bag: Mining Landscapes, a Presentation by Ann McMahon
Saturday, August 6 - 12 noon to 1 pm at the Silver City Museum Annex, 302 W. Broadway.
Come listen to and see Ms. McMahon's documentation about the Disappearing Mining Landscape of Grant County, New Mexico.

Children's Activity - Make Wind Chimes
Saturday, August 20 - 10:30 am to 12 noon at the Silver City Museum, 312 W. Broadway.
Come to the museum and make tinkling wind chimes out of paper plates and plastic cutlery. Hang them outside your window or in front of an air-conditioner vent to hear them sing to you.