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Events

Family Garden Fests

June 23 – July 21 – Sept 8
Desert Oasis Teaching Gardens, 6400 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 + Google Map

Family friendly activities to make the most of your time outside. Scavenger hunts, take-home projects, food sampling, games and more! In partnership with the WaterAuthority, these events are FREE but registration is required.  

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Volunteer Days 

Wednesdays & Thursdays @ 9:00am – 11:00am
Desert Oasis Teaching Gardens, 6400 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 + Google Map

Volunteers play an integral role in the daily management of the garden. Volunteer slots are limited to 10 people each day. Contact our garden manager to sign up! bacat@aa.edu (505)828-3164

Internship Opportunity

Friday May 25
Desert Oasis Teaching Gardens, 6400 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 + Google Map

We’re looking for a Garden & Sustainability intern! Interested in applying? Contact our Garden Manager (bacat@aa.edu) for the full job description and details on how to apply. Applications are due by Friday May 25th.

Blog

Bug of the Day: Riddle of the Sphinx (Moth)

Written by: Vilheim Piwowarek Hornworms are a problem many who grow tomatoes will encounter. Many people loathe them for their habit of eating loads of plant material at a time ...
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Growing & Processing Garlic

Written by: Diego Moore Garlic is amazing! Along with being delicious to eat and great to cook with, it also has many benefits other than its tasty insides. For example, ...
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Watering During the Heat of the Summer

We've teamed up with the Water Authority to offer a series of new WaterSmart Gardening classes! Check back regularly as we post class content throughout the season. Class: Watering During ...
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