Free Community Classes & Events

milkweed-multi-closeup-2_med_hr   Spring 2018:

~ Bosque Restoration Field Day with The Yerba Mansa Project: Saturday May 5, 9am to 12 noon.  Get the details and RSVP.

~ Medicinal Plant Walk: Sponsored by Bernalillo County Open Space, Sunday May 6, 1-2:30pm at Ojito de San Antonio. Get the details here and call 314-0398 to register.

~ Medicinal Native Plants and Weeds of the Heritage Garden: Sponsored by City of Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center, Sunday June 3, 9am. Call 452-5202 to register as space is limited.

 

 

We are still finalizing our schedule for this year.

.More Free Community Herbalism Classes are in the works. 

Join our email list to find out when they are scheduled.

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Dara Urban Weed Walk

Free Community Herbalism: Urban Weed Walk

Past Free Community Classes & Events:

2018:

~ Medicinal Plant Walk: Sponsored by Bernalillo County Open Space, Saturday March 10.

~ Inspiring and Empowering Our Community Through Plants: Sponsored by Habitat for Humanity, Tuesday February 27.

~ Medicinal Plants and Landscapes of Central New Mexico: Sponsored by the UNM Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, Friday January 26.

2017:

~ Introduction to Medicinal Herbs of Central New Mexico: Sponsored by the University of New Mexico Continuing Education, Monday November 6.

~ Medicinal Plants and Changing Landscapes of Central New Mexico: Sponsored by the Gutierrez- Hubbell House, Saturday October 14.

~ Backyard Weeds and Herbal Medicine Info Table: Sponsored by the Albuquerque Railyards: Sunday September 17.

~ Edible and Medicinal Weeds in Albuquerque Yards and Gardens: Sponsored by City of Albuquerque Open Space, Saturday September 16.

~ The Yerba Mansa Project: Bosque Restoration Field Day:  Saturday September 9.

~ Medicinal Plants of the Bosque Hike: Sponsored by the Rio Grande Chapter of the Sierra Club: Sunday July 30.

~ Medicinal Plants for Albuquerque Gardens: Sponsored by City of Albuquerque Open Space, Saturday July 29.

~ Edible and Medicinal Plants at The Open Space Visitor Center Heritage Garden: Sponsored by the City of Albuquerque Open Space Summer Series: June 11

~ The Yerba Mansa Project: Bosque Restoration Field Day: May 13

~ Urban Weed Walk Sponsored by Slow Food Abq: May 7

~ Medicinal Plants in the Community Garden: Sponsored by The Source: May 6

~ The Yerba Mansa Project: Community-Driven Native Plant Restoration in the Bosque: Sponsored by the Native Plant Society, Albuquerque Chapter: April 5

~ Medicinal Plants and Changing Landscapes of Central New Mexico: Sponsored by the Gutierrez-Hubbell House: March 26

2016:

~ Yerba Mansa Project Restoration Site Tour ~ Sponsored by the Sierra Club Rio Grande Chapter: Saturday November 26

~ Folk Healing Traditions of New Mexico: Medicinal Plants of the Middle Rio Grande ~ Exhibit Opening sponsored by The Gutierrez-Hubbell House: Saturday November 19

~ Plants of the Bosque ~ A family event sponsored by The Bosque Action Team: Sunday September 25

~ Native Medicinal Plants of Albuquerque Open Spaces ~ Sponsored by the City of Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center: Sunday October 23

~ Bosque Restoration Field Day ~ Part of the Yerba Mansa Project: Saturday September 10

~ Wild for Weeds: Edible and Medicinal Weeds of Albuquerque Yards and Gardens ~ Sponsored by the City of Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center: Saturday July 30

~ Bosque Restoration Field Day ~ Part of the Yerba Mansa Project: Saturday May 14

~ Yerba Mansa Project Site Tour: Sponsored by the Native Plant Society of New Mexico, May 7

~ Medicinal and Edible Weed Education at the National Public Gardens Day Event ~ Sponsored by the Abq BioPark: Friday May 6

~ An Introduction to the Medicinal Plants of Central New Mexico ~ Sponsored by the New Mexico Native Plant Society: Wednesday May 4

~ Seeds as Food and Medicine ~ Part of the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Library’s 2nd Annual Seed Fair: Saturday February 6

2015:

*Intro to Wild Food Foraging ~ Sponsored by Taylor Ranch Public Library: Sat. Oct. 24.

*Medicinal Herbs for the Southwest Garden ~ Sponsored by Plants of the Southwest Albuquerque: Sat. Oct. 17.

*Bosque Education Day ~ Part of The Yerba Mansa Project: Sat. Oct. 3.

*Bosque Restoration Field Day ~ Part of The Yerba Mansa Project: Sat. Sept. 12.

*Healthy Herbal Snacks Demo  ~ Sponsored by The Railyards Market: Sun. August 9.

*Evening Bosque Medicinal Herb Walk  ~ Sponsored by The Sierra Club and Bosque Action Team: Sat. August 1.

*Wild About Weeds~ Sponsored by City of Albuquerque Open Space: Sunday June 14

*Bosque Restoration Field Day~ Part of The Yerba Mansa Project: Saturday May 30

*Kitchen Herbs for Garden, Food, and Health ~ Sponsored by City of Albuquerque Open Space: Sunday May 17

*Herbs for Nutrition ~ Part of The Edgewood Self Reliance Fair: Saturday May 2

*Community Garden and Sustainability Fair ~ including free mini-classes with a variety of teachers, a plant walk (with me), and silent auction fundraiser for The Yerba Mansa Project ~ Sponsored by The Source: Sat. April 25