What’s Happening in Sierra County
Daily, August 11-September 2, 2019
Lake Fun Summer Photo Contest
Enter and vote in this photo contest that began August 11 and continues through September 2! Photograph your favorite lake activity and upload it at EnlargePhotos.com. Vote for the best entries online or at any local Fast Stop location. Top 3 winners win gift cards and custom prints!Contact: Kenny, EnlargePhotos.com, 575-740-7468, email@example.com. enter/vote
Fridays and Saturdays, August 23 & 24, 2019
Free Weekend Shuttle
3:15-11:45pm, designated stops, Elephant Butte, Truth or Consequences
Exploring Yoga Asana
This multi-level class explores basic yoga asanas in-depth, working mindfully on alignment, strength, stability, and mobility. Suited to beginners and experienced yoga practitioners. The theme on any given day will be based on students’ needs. Come in with your yoga puzzles and challenges, your favorite and least favorite poses, and any other requests. $10 for drop ins or buy five classes for $45.Contact: Patty Kearney, 207-779-6201, firstname.lastname@example.org. Patty's website
Walk-in Wellness Clinic
Yoga Start with Melissa
Square Dancing – Mainstream & Plus
This alcohol-free social activity is great for staying in shape. The only requirements are the ability to walk, and knowing your right from your left. No partner is needed; experienced dancers will “angel” any new dancers. Singles, couples, and families (9 yrs+ minimum age) welcome. “Plus” dancing is from 5:30 to 6 followed by Mainstream dancing until 8 pm. Free to watch, $3 to dance. Call Joey at 505-804-3842 to confirm the dance is a go. Similar square dance clubs are active in Las Cruces, Silver City, and nearly anywhere you find yourself.Contact: Carole Wheeler, Sierra Twirlers, 575-313-9971, email@example.com.
A class for beginners over fifty, Gentle Yoga limits stress on joints while improving strength, balance and flexibility at a relaxed pace. Options using chairs are offered for those who wish to avoid kneeling and/or sitting on the floor. $10 per class or $45 for a 5-class pass.Contact: Patty Kearney, 207-779-6201, firstname.lastname@example.org. Patty's website
Saturday Farmers Market
The market happens Saturdays from Memorial Day through October. Find fresh seasonal produce, baked goods, prepared foods, and handmade items. Pay with EBT, DUFB, debit, or cash. Vendor spots available.Contact: Colleen Davis, The Bountiful Alliance, 575-894-9375, email@example.com.
Southern New Mexico’s scenic beauty and rugged high desert are highlighted en route to the remote Spaceport America site, where visitors will see the Gateway Gallery’s interactive exhibits and kiosks; the G-Shock simulator; Spaceport Operations Center (SOC); the state-of-the-art fire station; and the URS/ Foster + Partners structure. The journey lasts approximately 4 hours. Reserve ahead, and call to confirm the day before the tour.Contact: 575-267-8888, . Reserve
Yoga For Everyone
Enjoy a moderately-paced class for strength, stretching, balance, and relaxation, suited to all levels of yoga experience. Beginners welcome. Cost: $10 drop-in, $45 for five-class pass. Passes for Patty Kearney’s classes at Studio de la Luz can also be used at The Charles.Contact: Patty Kearney, 207-779-6201, firstname.lastname@example.org. Patty's website
Old Time Fiddlers Saturday Night Dance
Live music provided by NMOTFA Fiddlers and Friends. Toe-tapping fun, refreshments and a door prize weekly at this family friendly event. No alcohol or smoking are allowed in the building. All are invited to come and dance or just listen to the music. $4 at the door. Proceeds support the New Mexico Old Time Fiddler’s Association.Contact: Manion Long, New Mexico Old Time Fiddlers Association, 575-744-9137, .