What's Happenin' in Sierra County
Denim and Diamonds Gala Benefit for Sierra Vista Hospital6pm, Elephant Butte Inn, 401 Highway 195, Elephant ButteJoin us for an evening of wild west fun with big time bling to benefit Sierra Vista Hospital. This is your chance to pull out all the stops and go country wild for a great cause. For information about the gala event or to find out how you can support Sierra Vista Hospital through donation of auction items or by sponsoring a table please contact: Sharon Finarelli at 743-1272 or firstname.lastname@example.orgCost: $100.Contact: Sierra Vista Hospital Development Organization, Inc., Sharon Finarelli, 575-743-1272, email@example.com://www.svhnm.org
Turkey Shoot Golf Tournament and Auction10am start, Sierra del Rio Golf Course at Turtleback Mountain Resort, 101 Clubhouse Rd, Elephant Butte, NM 87935Annual event to support the Food Bank and Children of Sierra County. 4-person Scramble (must have a least 1 female golfer per team), Silent Auction and Raffle. Entry Fee includes: golf, cart, Turkey Gift Certificate, drink tickets and lunch. You do not have to participate in the tournament to participate in the auction or raffle.Cost: $60 per golfer ($240 per team).Contact: Sierra del Rio Golf Course, Jake Saxton, 575-744-GOLF, firstname.lastname@example.org://sdrgolf.com
New Mexico Old Time Fiddler's Association Saturday Night Playhouse Dance7-9pm, NMOTFA Playhouse, 710 Elm Street, 7th at Elm, Truth or ConsequencesLive music provided by NMOTFA Fiddlers and Friends. Toe-tapping fun! Door prize. Refreshments served. Family friendly. No alcohol or smoking in the building. You are invited to dance and listen to the music. Funds are used to host the New Mexico Old Time Fiddler's Association State Fiddle Championship Contest the 1st weekend in October.Cost: donations greatly appreciated!.Contact: New Mexico Old Time Fiddler's Association, Zelma Iorio, 575-297-4125,email@example.com://www.nmotfa.com
Le Chat Lunatique3pm-5pm, Hillsboro Community Center, Elenora Street, HillsboroAs unpredictable, fearless and entertaining as their namesake, Le Chat Lunatique purveys an addictive genre they call "filthy, mangy jazz,: a signature sound that makes you want to smoke and drink too much--if only you could get off the dance floor. The hot Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli are their north star, but they use the beacon to navigate through a wide range of genres, blending Western swing, classical, reggae and doowop.Cost: $5 dollar donation.Contact: Hillsboro Community Center, Laurie McKray, 575-895-5686, Lmckray@icloud.com.
Regular Main Stream Square Dancing2 - 4 pm, Moose Lodge dining room, 202 W. Smith St, Truth or ConsequencesSundays,check it out - free Tips & Tunes dance from 2pm-2:45pm - no experience required. There are lots of "angels" to help you learn. From 2:45pm-4pm is our weekly Club mainstream square dance open to the public. Come alone, as a couple, or a family. Need not be a member of the Moose to come and dance or just watch the fun. Call ahead to be sure the venue has not been temporarily changed. No charge for Tips & Tunes or to watch. $3.00 per person to danceContact: The Sierra Twirlers Square Dance Club of T or C, Carole Wheeler, 575-313-9971,firstname.lastname@example.org.
Festival of the Cranes9am-3pm, Elephant Butte Lake State ParkBirding from a houseboat on the lake in the mornings as well as birding hikes in the Paseo del Rio campground along the river.Cost: day use fee.Contact: Friends of Bosque del Apache, 575-838-2120, email@example.com.
Craft ShowSt. Paul Episcopal Church Fellowship Hall, 407 Cedar Street, Truth or ConsequencesA variety of talented crafters will be displaying their wonderful creations. A hot dog, chips, drink and cookie plate will be available for $5. Hours: 12-4pm on the 22nd; 9am-3pm on the 23rd.Cost: $25 per table to exhibit, no charge for admission.Contact: St. Paul Episcopal Church, Mary Alice Troyer, 507-219-1696,Troyaust2@hotmail.com.
New Mexico Old Time Fiddler's Association Saturday Night Playhouse Dance7-9pm, NMOTFA Playhouse, 710 Elm Street, 7th at Elm, Truth or ConsequencesLive music provided by NMOTFA Fiddlers and Friends. Toe-tapping fun! Door prize. Refreshments served. Family friendly. No alcohol or smoking in the building. You are invited to dance and listen to the music. Funds are used to host the New Mexico Old Time Fiddler's Association State Fiddle Championship Contest the 1st weekend in October.Cost: donations greatly appreciated!.Contact: New Mexico Old Time Fiddler's Association, Zelma Iorio, 575 297-4125,firstname.lastname@example.org://www.nmotfa.com
Elephant Butte Arts/Crafts - Farmers Market - Flea Market9am-4pm, 104 Water Street, Elephant ButteGrand Opening! All artists, craftsmen, farmers, and flea market sellers are encouraged to reserve spaces asap.Contact: Elephant Butte Arts/Crafts/Farmers Market/Flea Market, Paula Baker, 505-321-8064, email@example.com.