Bash On Broadway Returns To Help Welcome Students

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For the fourth consecutive year Western New Mexico University will team up with the Silver City MainStreet Project to host the Bash on Broadway on Saturday, August 16.

Offering socialization for both new and returning students, the event signifies the exciting arrival of the fall semester with music, games and dancing in historic downtown Silver City.

WNMU President Joseph Shepard will deliver a State of the University Address at 5:30 p.m. in the Silver City Museum outdoor patio.  After updating the community with an account of current and future happenings, Broadway Street will be closed between Bullard Street and Texas Street from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.

Live music will be provided by local band Hell To Pay. Community groups and small businesses can register to have free booth space by contacting 575.538.6336 or

The fall semester begins Monday, August 18.

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