Are You Interested in Urban Homesteading? January 26

urbanhomesteadingJoin the newly forming Urban Homesteading Garden Club on Monday January 26 from 6:30pm to 8pm at the Garden Center.  Learn about organic vegetable, herb, and flower gardening; permaculture and biodynamic practices; storing your harvest, water harvesting, easy home herbalism, and MORE!  For more information contact Nancy Griffiths  505-433-0708

Trees and Tree Pruning – February 7 at 9am

treeinwinterLearn about trees and tree pruning from Dr.  John Ball, Professor and Extension Specialist at SDSU.  Dr. Ball’s presentation will be both informative and funny.  The seminar, which is open to the public, is from 9 am to noon at the Albuquerque Garden Center.  It is sponsored by Think Trees New  Mexico.  If you are interested, please register here.


Gardening “U” for You – Registration Information

Education OwlThe Council of Albuquerque Garden Clubs is pleased to announce a new series of educational classes, workshops, and guided nature walks. All classes are open to the public and may be purchased individually or in multiples, which can then qualify the student for a discount.

Classes will be taught by well qualified instructors who are recognized as experts in the community on a specific topic. Most classes will include Visual Demonstrations, PowerPoint Presentations, Handouts, Book Lists, and a Question and Answer Period. Continue reading