2014 Home Grown Education Classes

Below are the 2014 Home Grown New Mexico education classes/workshops in Santa Fe. More may be added to the list. Please contact Home Grown New Mexico for questions at 505-983-9706 or homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com.  They are also posted on the community calendar in red. Visit us on Facebook, Twitter and at homegrownnewmexico.org. We hope that you will join us.

CLASSES

Sat. August 2, 10am-12pm
Solar Cooking
How to solar cook
Amanda Bramble
Location: Milagro Community Garden (Off Rodeo Road east of Sam’s Club-Turn north onto Legacy Court. Garden is behind the church, ‘Church of the Servant’ on corner)
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

Sat. August 16, 10am-12pm
Plant Foraging-CANCELLED
Learn what plants to forage in New Mexico
Instructor: Jennifer Fresquez
Location: outside-to be determined later
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

Sun. Sept. 21, 10am-1pm
Preserving Your Harvest
Canning stewed tomatoes and pasta sauces
Instructors: Duskin Jasper/Jannine Cabossel
Location: Whole Food’s Community Room (St. Francis location)
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

Sat. Oct. 11, 10am-12pm
Advanced Seed Saving
How to save seeds in the fall-hands on class
Instructor: Kirsten Szykitka
Location: outside-to be determined later
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

Sat. Oct. 18, 10am-2pm
Making Beer at Home (extract method)
Learn how to make beer!
Instructor: Duskin Jasper
Location: Santa Fe Brewing Company, 35 Fire Place, Santa Fe, New Mexico
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

Sat. Nov. 1, 10am-2pm
Making Beer at Home
Bottling your beer from Oct 18
Instructor: Duskin Jasper
Location: Santa Fe Brewing Company, 35 Fire Place, Santa Fe, New Mexico
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

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Sun. July 20, 10am-1pm
‘Jamming Jam’
Learn how to make and can your own jam using fresh fruit and unusual ingredients
Instructors: Jannine Cabossel/Duskin Jasper
Location: Whole Food’s Community Room (St. Francis location)
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

Sat. July 19, 10am-1pm
Creating a Rain Barrel & Rain Catchment
Learn how to make your own rain barrel and learn all about rain catchment
Instructor: Amanda Bramble
Location: Milagro Community Garden (Off Rodeo Road east of Sam’s Club-Turn north onto Legacy Court. Garden is behind the church, ‘Church of the Servant’ on corner)
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

Sat. June 14, 10am-12pm
Honeybees & Native Pollinators
Learn all about honeybees and native pollinators
Instructor: Ken Bower
Location: Whole Food’s Community Room (St. Francis location)
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

Sat. May 24, 10am-12pm
Vermicomposting
Learn the basics of worm composting
Instructor: Duskin Jasper
Location: Milagro Community Garden (Off Rodeo Road east of Sam’s Club-Turn north onto Legacy Court. Garden is behind the church, ‘Church of the Servant’ on corner)
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

Sat. May 10, 10am-12pm
Growing Great Tomatoes
Secrets for growing great tomatoes
Instructor: Jannine Cabossel
Location: Milagro Community Garden (Off Rodeo Road east of Sam’s Club-Turn north onto Legacy Court. Garden is behind the church, ‘Church of the Servant’ on corner)
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

Sat. April 19, 10am-12pm
Basics of Backyard Chickens
Learn the basics about starting your own flock
Mike Warren/Molly Prewitt
Location: Mike & Molly’s House, 747 Old Las Vegas Highway, Santa Fe
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

Sat. April 5, 10am-12pm
Cold Weather Protection for Vegetable Gardens
Protecting your crops in spring
Instructor: Jannine Cabossel
Location: Whole Food’s Community Room (St. Francis location)
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

Sat. March 15, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm
Seed Starting For Early Spring Crops
How to start seeds early for cool season crops
Instructor: Jannine Cabossel
Location: 3229 Rodeo Road (Rodeo Grounds/Large Annex building classroom)

8 responses to “2014 Home Grown Education Classes

  1. helen chantler

    This is great please keep me posted

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