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Improving Desert Garden Soil

Saturday, October 20 9:30am – noon Accept the challenge of gardening in a high desert which is in severe drought. Learn  how to drought-proof and improve fertility of local garden soils. The importance of organic matter, compost, mulches and green … Continue reading

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Opening Reception for Far Off the Path

Saturday, October 6 2:00pm – 4:00pm Opening reception for “Far Off the Path: Watercolors and Words” by Betsy James. Betsy is the author-illustrator of seventeen books for adults and children. Her latest novel, Roadsouls, was a finalist for the 2017 … Continue reading

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Full Moon Concert Series with CW Ayon

Saturday, September 22 6:00pm – 8:30pm Our final Full Moon concert of the season features the music of CW Ayon, winner of the Best Blues Award at the New Mexico Music Awards in both 2010 and 2013. CW Ayon is … Continue reading

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Self-Guided Pollinator Garden Tours

Saturday, September 22 9:30am – 3:30pm Stop by the Visitor Center, grab a map, and explore the wonders of our gardens! Curious about how others set up their backyard pollinator gardens? Want to get ideas on how to plan or … Continue reading

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High Desert Gardening in Drought

Saturday, September 15 9:30am-Noon Bernalillo County Extension Master Composters offers this class on the art, science, materials, and methods of gardening in the high desert landscapes of New Mexico. FREE. Please call 897-8831 to register. Space is limited.

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Full Moon Concert Series with The Red Light Cameras

Saturday, August 25 6:00pm – 9:00pm The Red Light Cameras continues this year’s Full Moon Concert series at the Visitor Center with a night of “blues-infused garage pop.” Wear your dancing shoes and get ready for this high-energy band, straight … Continue reading

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Edible and Medicinal Plants of New Mexico

Sunday, August 19 1:00pm – 3:00pm Dara Saville from Albuquerque Herbalism presents a workshop on the common medicinal and herbal plants of the Albuquerque area. After the class, participants can explore the Visitor Center’s gardens and many of these plants … Continue reading

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Clay Art Demonstration

Saturday, August 18 9:00am – Noon Presented by the New Mexico Potters and Clay Artists, this demonstration will cover the essentials of hand-built and wheel-thrown clay pieces. The demonstration is in conjunction with the Resonations in Clay—Life on the Bosque … Continue reading

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Encaustic Art Workshop

Saturday, August 11 10:00am – Noon Explore the world of encaustic painting (painting with wax and pigments) with this introductory workshop. Artist Lynette Rizek will also demonstrate how to incorporate recycled materials into the paintings. Materials are provided. Space is … Continue reading

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Full Moon Concert Series with Le Chat Lunatique

Saturday July 28 6:00pm – 9:00pm Le Chat Lunatique kicks off a dynamic series of full moon concerts at the Visitor Center. Bring your own lawn chair, picnic blanket, and feast or grab a bite from a fabulous local food … Continue reading

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