Centennial Swing, a Jazz Band with the Globe Miami
Centennial Band, will present their annual fund-raiser on
Friday, March 22nd, at the Cobre Valley Center for the Arts.
Come dance, nibble on treats and visit with friends. Doors
open at 5:30. Call 425- 0884 for information.
There are still Sponsor Opportunities for the 2nd Annual
CVYC Golf Tournament. Platinum Sponsor is $5,000.
Gold Sponsor - $2,000, Silver Sponsor $1,000. Bronze
Sponsor-$250. The Tournament will be held on March 30th
at the Apache Stronghold Golf Course. Thank you for your
continued support of the Cobre Valley Youth Club.
The 14th Annual Globe High School all alumni reunion
picnic will be held Saturday, March 30th, from 11 to 3 at
Indian Bend Park in Scottsdale, located at the corner of
Hayden and Indian School Roads. Awesome raffles, door
prizes and Mexican food, $15 per person. Bring a friend.
Call 928-473-3070 for information.
Thousands of Arizona copper miners were maimed or killed
by accidents in local mine around the early 1900's. Jay
Spehar will have a First Friday presentation on April 5th
from 6:30-8pm at Bullion Plaza, where he will discuss the
types of accidents that workers suffered in mines here in
Globe-Miami. The program is free to the public.
The 4th Annual Globe Firefighter's Archery Shoot will be
held on Sunday, April 6th at 9AM. Admission is $30, kids 10
and under are free. Join again to raise money for the
communities we serve. For information, call 435-4432.
Spring cannot be complete without the annual Historic
Home and Building Tour, set for April 6th and 7th. The
event has been expanded to include classic cars, music,
vendors and a chance to dress up to fit the 1920's-1950's
mood with a dapper evening of entertainment and
refreshments. For more information, contact the
Globe-Miami Chamber of Commerce at, 435-4495.
On Saturday, April 27th, from 10am to 2pm, the Globe and
Miami Police Departments will give the public an
opportunity to prevent pill abuse by ridding their homes of
potentially dangerous expired, unused, or unwanted
prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to Fry's
Food and Drug store. This service is free and anonymous, no
Nominations for Gila County Teacher of the Year Award
are being accepted through April 30th. Nomination forms are
available at the Gila County Superintendent's office at the
Gila County Court House on Ash Street, or online in the
Events Calendar at gilacountyaz.gov
The Globe Unified School District will be destroying
Special Education records of students who were in the
program on or before the school year 2012 - 2013. The
records are scheduled to be destroyed on May 6th. Anyone
wishing to obtain records should contact Etta at
The opioid epidemic is affecting countless lives, including
young adults. If you have an opioid prescription, these drugs
carry risks. You can help reduce risks by requesting that your
prescriptions limited to only three days. Also, properly
dispose of unused medications. For more information, go to
the website, shatterproof.org.
CVCA is having a raffle to raise funds for new lighting.
Enter to win original Frank Balaam art, Spring Aspens in
Santa Fe” a framed 24 by 19 inch graphite and watercolor
drawing worth at least $500. Raffle tickets are $2 each and
are only available at the Cobre Valley Center for the Arts,
until the end of June.
Al-Anon is a fellowship of relatives and friends of
alcoholics and is composed of non-professional,
self-supporting, self-help groups. Anyone whose life has
been affected by a problem drinker is eligible for
membership. The Al-Anon meeting is held every Monday at
5pm at St. John's Episcopal Church, 185 Oak Street in Globe.
Are you and food not on speaking terms-- or speaking too
much? Overeaters Anonymous may be for you. The group
meets every Tuesday at noon at Saint John's Church in
Globe. For more information please call 520-391-0680.
Do you think you have a drinking problem? If so Alcoholics
Anonymous may be able to help. There are meetings every
day Monday through Sunday at 7:00 PM at 113 S. Pine
Street in Globe. Phone 928-425-4557 for more information
and leave a message. Someone will return your call as soon
You are not alone. No matter what’s got you down, there is
help. Sometimes the best help of all is taking to someone.
So, call the Arizona Crisis Line at 877-756-4090, 24 hours
a day, 7 days a week. It’s completely confidential. And if life
has become completely intolerable, before you take that final
step, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at
800-273-8255. Someone will answer, any time, every day.
The American Legion has Taco Night every Tuesday from
5 to 7PM. Enjoy tacos for only $2 each. All proceeds benefit
the Legion programs.
Play Bingo the first and third Tuesday night of every month
in Miami at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Church
Hall. Early Bird games start at 6. Local residents over 18
are welcome. Sponsored by the local Catholic Daughters of
Do you struggle with dizziness or loss of balance? Do you
have difficulty concentrating or have ringing in your ears?
These could be symptoms of a vestibular disorder, which can
affect the inner ear and the brain. These symptoms are
invisible and are often overlooked. But, there is hope. Learn
more about these disorders at vestibular.org or call
Are you a victim of a crime? Are you low income and unable
to afford an attorney? Southern Arizona Legal Aid may be
able to help you with free civil legal help. Southern Arizona
Legal Aid is a private law firm that has been providing free
legal assistance since 1951, and will be serving Globe
residents each month at the Gila County Courthouse.
Appointments are required. For information, please call
520-623-9565 ext. 4189.
Need a ride locally? Cobre Valley Community Transit can
help. Disabled and in need of transportation? CVCT can
come to your door, for only a dollar! Senior and student
discounts too. Call 473-8222.