2014 Home Grown Education Classes/Events

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

SEPTEMBER 2014

Sunday, September 21
Preserving Your Harvest class
Canning stewed tomatoes and pasta sauces or what to do with all those tomatoes!
Time: 12 noon-2 pm
Instructors: Duskin Jasper/Jannine Cabossel
Location: Milagro Community Garden (off of Rodeo Road and Legacy behind church at 2481 Legacy Court)

RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com
(CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED SO YOU MUST RSVP) so we know how many jars to bring to the class.

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NOVEMBER 2014

Sat. Nov. 16, 10am-2pm-
FUNDRAISING EVENT! (Members must pay to get into this is a fundraising event for Home Grown NM and it costs a lot for materials. A small price to pay and you get to take home beer after you bottle it!)
Making Beer at Home (extract method)-part 1
Learn how to make beer!
Instructor: Duskin Jasper
Location: Whole Food’s Community Room (St. Francis location)

Sat. Nov. 30, 10am-1pm
Making Beer at Home-part 2
Bottling your beer you made
Instructor: Duskin Jasper
Location: Whole Food’s Community Room (St. Francis location)

Cost is $25 per student for both sessions

Class is strictly limited to 20 students.  You must purchase your ticket through Eventbright to guarantee your spot in the class.

(Members must also pay for this event as it costs a fair amount for the materials.)

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AUGUST 2014

Sat. August 16, 10am-12pm
Chèvre Cheesemaking Class
How to make Chèvre goat cheese
Instructor: Diane Pratt
Location: Whole Food’s Community Room (St. Francis location)
RSVP to 505-983-9706 or email: homegrownnewmexico1@gmail.com

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

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/Events

  1. helen chantler

    This is great please keep me posted

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