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Photography Exhibit by Henry Hammel

Saturday, April 27 2:00pm – 4:00pm Henry Hammel, an honors student at Albuquerque High School and avid nature photographer will display his beautiful photographs of Albuquerque’s Open Space lands at the Open Space Visitor Center. During the reception, the Albuquerque … Continue reading

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Albuquerque High School Jazz Combo Performance

Saturday, April 27 2:00pm – 4:00pm The Albuquerque High School Jazz Combo directed by Elsie Stott will perform on the back patio of the beautiful grounds of the Open Space Visitor Center. The concert will accompany the opening reception of … Continue reading

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Youth Mosaic Art Workshop

Saturday, April 27 2:00pm – 4:30pm This workshop is intended for young artists in elementary to middle school (ages 5 through 12). Participants will use a variety of materials to create unique mosaics with an emphasis on using recycled materials. … Continue reading

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Bucket Composting with Bokashi

Saturday, April 13 1:30pm – 3:30pm Home composting is recycling that produces a useful soil conditioner. The Bokashi bucket method is a useful choice for, but not limited to, small indoor spaces, eg. apartments and condos. It is neat, tidy, … Continue reading

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Marriage of Earth and Heaven Qigong

Sunday, April 7 2:00pm-3:15pm This qigong set is used to “pulse” or open and close all the joints in the body. It helps to lessen the effects of repetitive stress injury, carpal tunnel, and OA. “Pulsing” can be used to … Continue reading

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Recycled Art Showcase

Saturday, April 6 10:00am – 4:00pm The Open Space Visitor Center celebrates recycling and upcycling with the art installation “Beautiful Trash” and the Tony Hillerman Middle School “Art Car.” Share your love of Mother Earth and be inspired by what … Continue reading

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Composting with Worms

Saturday March 23 1:30pm – 3:30pm Worm composting is recycling that produces a useful soil conditioner. The class will include the selection of an appropriate worm species and creating a healthy environment for that species. Useful take-home information will cover … Continue reading

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TAAS Star Party

Saturday, March 16 5:00pm – 9:00pm The Albuquerque Astronomical Society (TAAS) and the Open Space Visitor Center will co-host this popular, family-friendly annual event, which includes craft-making activities, an astronomy talk at 7pm safe viewing of the sun at 5pm … Continue reading

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Annual Membership Meeting

The 2019 Open Space Alliance (OSA) Annual Membership Meeting has been scheduled for Saturday, March 9, 2019, 10AM-Noon at the Open Space Visitors Center (6200 Coors Blvd NW). All OSA members are welcome and encouraged to attend. Refreshments will be … Continue reading

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The Future of the Permaculture Field

Sunday, February 24 1:00pm – 3:00pm Join permaculture experts Cameron Weber and Peter Callen for this interactive workshop and discussion about the future of the Open Space Visitor Center Permaculture Field. The workshop will include an introduction to permaculture principles … Continue reading

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