Last Friday Programs:  During the summer we have great hamburger fries on the last Friday of each month.  Come join us!

We also have "First Friday" historic lectures the rest of the year in conjunction with the Bullion Plaza Cultural Center & Museum at 6:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted.  These programs are sponsored by the Bullion Plaza Cultural Center & Museum and our museum, and are made possible through the Arizona Humanities Council.


(The Calendar below is only an example of various Globe-Miami organization events for a past year.)

Globe/Miami Area Events (and part of 2013):

August 18, 2012--Globe Elks Club--First annual calendar fund-raiser.  Cocktails at 5, dinner at 6:30, admission $15 at door
August 31--Gila County Museum--Hamburger fry.  Begin at 5:30, music by Paul Machula
September 1--Backhoe Rodeo at 202 Hwy 60.  More info to come
September 7--First Friday Program, Bullion Plaza Museum--Dik Mikel presenting program on Geronimo
September 8--Center for the Arts--Second Saturday's annual Dessert Social & Contest
September 14, 15 & 21,22--Cobre Valley Community Players--"Is He Dead?" by Mark Twain, in the Center for the Arts
September 15--Miami Fiesta in Bullion Plaza Park.  Music, dancers, performers, Chihuahua races and much more
September 20-23--Gila County Fair, 9 to 5 daily at Gila County fairgrounds.  All American Beef Cookoff Sept 20, at 6:30 P.M.  Demolition Derby at 6;30 P.M. Sat. night

September 28--Gila County Museum--Hamburger fry.  Begin at 5:30, entertainment by the Centennial Band
September 24--Globe High School Gym--High School Hall of Fame at 6:00, $25 for dinner
September 29--Center for the Arts--Governor's Centennial Ball--AZ black tie. $35 donation--unveiling of remodeling, etc.
October 5, 12, 19, 26--First Friday series at Bullion Plaza Museum, 6:30 (Subjects below)
         5--Eddie Colyott--Arizona's Paleo Period, 11,000 to 8,000 yrs. ago--End of the last glacier & ancient populations
       12--Eddie Colyott--Archaic Period, 8,000 to 2,500 yrs. ago--Who were the Hunter/Gathers?
       19--Eddie Colyott--Agricultural Period, 2,500 to 600 yrs. ago--Rise and fall of ancient empires
       26--Eddie Colyott--Recent Period, 600 yrs. ago to today--Introduction to the Sonoran Desert
October 20--Annual Apache Jii Day--downtown Globe, 9 a.m. to 5 P.M., Native American crafts, food, dances, & more
October 26--Globe's Annual Fall Festival--Pumpkin carving competition & Copper Rim/CVCA Carnival on Broad St.
October 27--Annual Ghosts of Globe & Cemetery Tour--leaving from the Center for the Arts
October 31--Annual Downtown Trick or Treat--many downtown business open & handing out treats to children
                     accompanied by their parents
November 2--First Friday Program, Gila County Museum--"The History of the Bullion Plaza Cannon" by Tom Foster
December 7--Christmas Open House at the Gila County Historical Museum, 4 to 7 p.m.
January 4, 2013--First Friday Program--"Boyce Thompson Arboretum History" by Mark Siegwarth
February 1--First Friday Program--"Hiking Historic Trails" by Robert Zache
March 1--First Friday Program--"Ranching in Gila County" by Jane Hale
April 5--First Friday Program--"The Evolution and Establishment of Arizona's Borders" by Dr. Malcolm Coneaux
May 3--First Friday Program--"Arizona Living History" by Don Shields as Gov. George W. P. Hunt
June 7--First Friday Program--"An  Evening of Live Music with Friends."