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This, and the image below are but 2 aerial images of the Gila River and watershed being shown in a pop-up art display during the Gila River Festival this weekend through Sunday. See it at 111 E College in the old Curious Kumquat building from 11am to 5 pm during the River Festival and again during the Southwest Festival of the Written Word (Sept 29-Oct 1).

In the weeks leading up to the Festival the "Gila Collective" was formed and their first showing (pop-up) was in Santa Fe at the Santa Fe Art Institute Water Rights Residency then it brought to Silver City for an opening August 16th.

The aerial images are put together by Peter Bill as a looping slide show revealing a million years of evolution with an animation by Kate Brown of Mimbres showing the fauna throughout the years. Gaze into a giant olla cauldron created by Kate Brown of Mimbres River mud to wiff the smells of the local flora and listen to the river speak.

Also available are perfumes made locally from Gila plants by Stephen Dirks of Brooklyn, NY.

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Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Silver City Rotary Club Meeting
Hapkido Class
Tai Chi at Lotus Center
Wine & The Word @The Toad Brewery
Four Shillings Short
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
22
Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Hapkido Class
Insight Buddhist Meditation
Tai Chi Chuan
Gin Rummy
Wednesday Evening Al-Anon Family Group Meeting
23
Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
Volunteer at The Bike Works 3-7pm
Tai Chi at Lotus Center
Blooming Lotus Meditation
Pet Central Thrift Store
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
24
Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Qi Gung for Health at the Lotus Center
Fiber Arts Collective's Holiday Fiber Art Sale
Holiday Fiber Art Sale
Women's Al-Anon Meeting: Women Embracing Recovery
Pet Central Thrift Store
Hapkido Class
Community Bike Ride @ The Bike Works
Our PAws' Cause Thrift Store
25
Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
Tai Chi Chuan
Fiber Arts Collective's Holiday Fiber Art Sale
Shop Small Saturday
Lighted Christmas Parade
Ecstatic Dance
26
Arte Chicano de San Vicente @ SC Museum
New Hope Al-Anon Family Group
27
Hapkido Class
Tai Chi Chuan
Laughter Yoga at 1 p.m. at the Lotus Center










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