Public Invited to Celebrate Smokey Bear’s 74th Birthday!

Silver City, NM, August 3, 2018—For Immediate Release.  The Gila National Forest Supervisor’s office is hosting a birthday party for Smokey Bear on Thursday, August 9 from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

You are cordially invited to come to the Supervisor’s Office at 3005 E Camino del Bosque, Silver City, NM anytime between 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. and help us celebrate Smokey’s 74th birthday. Come get a mini-cupcake, party favor bags for children, and take a picture with our favorite bear.

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