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Events

Family Garden Fests

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!

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Volunteer Days 

Wed, Thurs & Fri @ 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

Seed Saving Class

Thursday August 2
Desert Oasis Teaching Gardens, 6400 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 + Google Map

Join us for a morning of magic as we unpack the mystery behind seed saving. You’ll learn the basic skills needed to save your own seeds as well as resources to continue your seed journey. 

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Blog

Eat the Desert: Elderberry

Written by: Emma Jones Elderberry is a plant closely rooted to human development. With several varieties found across the globe, many communities have used its flowers and berries for medicinal ...
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Family Garden Fests!

Written by: Raye Myers Over the summer of 2018, the DOT Garden is going to host three different events that are all part of a series of Family Garden Fests ...
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Homegrown Gourmet: Garden Snails

Written by: Vilheim Piwowarek If you are a farmer or gardener, you have likely encountered snails, and they can sometimes be a problem. Snail infestations often need to be controlled ...
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