V.27 No.43 | 10/25/2018
Eric Williams Photography Cannabis Manual A Little Personal Growth An interview with Franci Bailey You'll need more than a green thumb and a personal production license to start growing your own medical cannabis plants. Franci Bailey, gardener at CG, gave us some pointers on starting a successful home grow operation.
V.27 No.29 | 7/19/2018
Know Your Ingredients What is an heirloom tomato? And why are they so tasty? Do you remember the first time you tasted a homegrown tomato, when you realized that the styrofoam-flavored red things you buy at the supermarket had been lying to you about how good a tomato can be?
V.27 No.16 | 4/19/2018
Corey Yazzie Environment Healthy Plants, Healthy Kids Water conservation project at Barelas school The students in the Dolores Gonzales Gardening Club will be going home with not only some fresh fruits and vegetables from their beds, but also with some plants they can continue to nurture at home, learning to be stewards for nature.
V.26 No.12 | 3/23/2017
Valerie Serna Feature Captain Caveman’s Garden Guide “In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.” There are no cavemen here; only the fresh and springy earth awaits.
V.25 No.24 | 6/16/2016
La Plazita Institute Culture Shock Double Barreled Garden Spade The great velocity of Guns into Gardens The forges of RAWtools will transform weapons confiscated by APD into garden tools to be used at La Plazita Institute's community gardens.
V.24 No.17 | 4/23/2015
City of Albuquerque Feature Weeds When the green’s got to go Even in the desert, noxious weeds are an environmental menace.
V.23 No.24 | 6/12/2014
Feature Farming Beyond Farmville The pros and cons of urban agriculture Hey hipster, think you have what it takes to grow your own? Before you grab your favorite hoe, let Holly von Winckel walk you through the pros and cons.
V.23 No.23 | 6/5/2014
CC by Rochelle, just rochelle Food News Bite Sized Edition Opa! Organic! Nora Hickey dishes out the latest Burque food and restaurant happenings.
V.21 No.35 | 8/30/2012
Ari Levaux Food Growing chaos
It turns out that if you leave them alone long enough, garden plants are happy to do their own thing. This week, Ari LeVaux explores the aesthetic, philosophical and biological joys of the bolted garden in “
Going to seed.” Kids Teen Marvel Party Vol. 1 Tuesday, July 16: 11am-noon Main Library
Participate in a bean bag toss, play pin the arc reactor on Iron Man and more. Costumes aren't required, but they are encouraged. For ages 13 to 17. Registration required.
Song & Dance Miami String Quartet Tuesday, July 16: Noon New Mexico Museum of Art
The quartet performs Haydn’s
Fifths Quartet and Bruch’s String Quartet in C Minor, one of only two chamber music works Bruch published during his lifetime. Kids CD Weaving Dream Catcher Tuesday, July 16: 2-3pm Cherry Hills Library
Learn basic weaving using CDs to create a colorful and unique dream catcher. For ages 9 to 12. Registration required.
Kids Geometric Painting Tuesday, July 16: 2:30-3:30pm Alamosa Library
For kids who have ever looked at modern art and wanted to learn how to create it, this workshop teaches fun techniques. For ages 13 through 17. Registration required.
Words SouthWest Writers Meeting Speaker Tuesday, July 16: 6:30-8:30pm Albuquerque Center for Spiritual Living
Award-winning author Betsy James discusses writing a first draft of fiction to include the four people writers must be, how the subconscious and unconscious write your stories and more.
Image via Pixabay Kids Junior Zookeeper Day Camp Wednesday, July 17: 9am-noon Wildlife West
Children ages 8 to 12 learn about zoo keeping techniques, animal enrichment, get close to wildlife in a safe environment and hang out with zookeepers as they feed and care for the animals.