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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 @ 9-11am
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

Saturday September 22
Desert Oasis Teaching Gardens, 6400 Wyoming Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 + Google Map

Learn the basics of seed saving for your own vegetable garden. We’ll cover how to avoid cross-pollination, how to collect seeds, clean, and store them successfully.

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Blog

Eco-Friendly Gardening Checklist

For many people, gardening is a quiet, relaxing hobby that helps them feel closer to nature. However, many gardening practices don’t positively affect nature to the extent we may believe ...
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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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