Calendar of Eddy County Events

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Events in counties surrounding Eddy County

Below is a list of events sponsored by the College or of interest to our clientele. Events are tracked all over the state; the maps next to each event indicate where the event is taking place. If you would like to filter your results to a particular county, visit the county calendar listing.

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Statewide Calendar

Below is a list of events sponsored by the College or of interest to our clientele. Events are tracked all over the state; the maps next to each event indicate where the event is taking place. If you would like to filter your results to a particular county, visit the county calendar listing.

January 2017

Jan 8Apr 30

Los Alamos
Team LA High School Trap Practice
Team Los Alamos and High School Trap practice will take place on Sundays, Jan. 8 thru April 30, 2 to 4 p.m., Sportsman's Club on Rendija Rd. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Jan 9May 22

Los Alamos
4-H | Clever Clovers Meeting
The Clever Clovers will meet every Monday, Jan. 9 thru May 22, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Barranca Elementary School, 57 Loma Del Escolar St, Los Alamos. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Jan 24Apr 27

Tucumcari
Strong Seniors Stay Young Program
The Quay County Extension Service and Mesalands Community College will be offering the Strong Seniors Stay Young Program. Classes will run from Jan. 24 - Apr. 27, Tuesday and Thursday mornings, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Mesalands Community College. This is an exercise program for middle-aged and older men and women. The new session will be starting Jan. 24 and last twelve weeks. The classes will be co-led by Phil Tafone, College Fitness Center Director and Brenda Bishop, Extension FCS Agent.

To enroll, an information packet must be picked up from the Extension Office at 216 E. Center Street. The forms must be filled out and a doctor's release must be obtained before the start of class. The cost for the series of classes is $20.00 per person and must be paid on the first day of class. Persons who have taken the class previously do not need a doctor's release, but must reserve a spot. Class is limited to 30 people.
More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Jan 26May 11

Albuquerque
Eat Healthy: National Diabetes Prevention Program (NDPP)
The course will be held Thursdays, Jan. 26 - May 11, 9 to 10 a.m., Bernalillo County Extension Office. Pre-registration is required by calling 505-243-1386. Extension Office Lab Fee: FREE

Have you been told you are pre-diabetic and at risk for developing diabetes? The good news is that through a few simple lifestyle changes you can greatly increase your chances of avoiding diabetes. This 16 week class will allow you to learn, practice, and implement the needed changes into your unique lifestyle. More info...
For more information, contact Dianne Christensen at 505-243-1386.

February 2017

Feb 7May 2

Los Alamos
Master Gardener
The 2017 Master Gardener Training Course will meet Tuesdays from 6 to 9 p.m., Fuller Lodge. Contact the Los Alamos Extension Service for more information or to register. More info...
For more information, contact Carlos Valdez at 505-662-2656.
Feb 8Mar 10

Los Alamos
Healthy Hearts Class
The Healthy Hearts class begins Feb. 8 and will meet Wednesdays and Fridays from 2 to 3 p.m., White Rock Senior Center.

This class is designed for folks 50+ who want to improve their heart health through physical activity and healthy eating. Each class will include a walking and nutrition segment. Walking will be either indoor or outdoor, depending on the weather. Cost is $20. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Feb 21-24

Las Cruces
100 West Cafe Lunch - Americana
Please join us this week, Feb. 21 - 24, for lunch! This week's theme is: Americana! See SHTRM website for specific menu.

Our lunches are served Tuesdays through Fridays from Noon to 1 p.m. We offer fixed price lunches for $10 per person. This includes your choice of soup or salad, entrée, and dessert with iced tea, water, or coffee.

The Spring 2017 lunches are from Feb. 13 thru May 2. We will be closed on Spring Break (Mar. 20 - 24) and Spring Holiday (Apr. 14).

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Feb 22Mar 15

Las Cruces
EPWS 451/551 - Tropical Insect Ecology Class To PERU
Sign-up for the EPWS 451/551 class today! ONLY A FEW SLOTS LEFT! Class is from Jul. 24 - Aug. 5, but the deadline to sign-up is Mar. 15th.

We will fly into Cusco, Peru and spend part of a day visiting the city. We will then travel through a cloud forest and ultimately to the Amazon Rain Forest. At the end of the trip, we will visit Machu Picchu and hike the nearby mountain. Study Abroad likely will have some scholarship money for students to help with a portion of the cost. It will be a great trip! More info...
For more information, contact Dr. Scott Bundy at 575-646-3171.
Feb 24

Las Cruces
Plant and Environmental Sciences Graduate Seminar
The seminar is Feb. 24, 3:30 p.m., Gerald Thomas Hall, Room 200.

David Benson, director of the Hydrologic Science and Engineering Program, Department of Geology and Geological Engineering at the Colorado School of Mines, will present a Plant and Environmental Sciences Graduate Seminar, "Eliminating the 'Scale Effect' from Reactive Transport Simulations: A Purely Lagrangian Particle Tracking and Reaction Method Applied across Core- to Field-Scales at the Schoolcraft (MI) Aquifer Bioremediation Experiment." Everyone is welcome. More info...
For more information, contact Colby Brungard.
Feb 24

Tucumcari
4-H | Photography I Workshop
The Quay County 4-H Photography I Workshop will be held Friday, Feb. 24th, 10:30 a.m, Quay Extension Office.

Join us to learn about taking perfect pictures. We will discuss how a camera works and tips for better pictures. Of course, we will be taking pictures too! Bring a camera if you have one.

Please RSVP by Feb. 22nd by calling 575-461-0562. More info...
For more information, contact Joyce Runyan at 575-461-0562.
Feb 25

Aztec
Soil 101 Workshop
The Soil 101 Workshop will be held Feb. 25, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Aztec Library.

Come learn about soil; health, characteristics, and amendments from the San Juan County Master Gardeners. Planting seeds indoors for transplant outdoors. More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
Feb 26

Tucumcari
4-H | Shooting Sports Safety and Parent Meeting
The Quay County 4-H Shooting Sports will have one meeting for all shooting disciplines this year. Please plan to attend the meeting on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2 p.m., Quay County Fair Barn. Use the back gate behind the Convention Center and come in on the east side.

It is very important that all 1st and 2nd year shooters attend. Leaders will be able to answer all of your questions. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Feb 26

Tucumcari
Archery Range Set-Up
The Quay County Archery Range Set-Up will be held Sunday, Feb. 26th, 3:30 p.m., Quay County Fair Barn.

Please plan to stay after the Parent Safety Meeting and help. The more helpers, the less time it will take. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Feb 27

Las Cruces
How NMSU Undergraduates Are Paying It Forward
Please join us for this workshop on Feb. 27, 10:30 to 11:20 am, Milton Hall, Room 50.

An overview of one experiential learning course model (Animal Science 311-Companion Animal Behavior and Training) in which students work all semester long with members of the of the Las Cruces community will be discussed.

Participants must register through Training Central. NMSU login and password is required. More info...
For more information, contact Gaylene Fasenko at 575-646-3402.
Feb 28

Los Alamos
4-H | Team LA Archery Practice
Team Los Alamos 4-H Archery Practice will be held Feb. 28, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Los Alamos Sportsman's Club, Rendija Rd. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Feb 28Mar 3

Las Cruces
100 West Cafe Lunch - Southwestern/Mexican
Please join us this week, Feb. 28 - Mar. 3, for lunch! This week's theme is: Southwestern/Mexican! See SHTRM website for specific menu.

Our lunches are served Tuesdays through Fridays from Noon to 1 p.m. We offer fixed price lunches for $10 per person. This includes your choice of soup or salad, entrée, and dessert with iced tea, water, or coffee.

The Spring 2017 lunches are from Feb. 13 thru May 2. We will be closed on Spring Break (Mar. 20 - 24) and Spring Holiday (Apr. 14).

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Feb 28Mar 2

Reno, NV
Western Dairy Management Conference
The Western Dairy Management Conference will be held Feb. 28 - Mar. 2 at the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino in Reno, Nevada.

To register and for more information, see WDMC Org website. If you have questions, please call 785-706-1685. Conference participants can receive AAVSB RACE credits (15 hours) or 12 hours of ARPAS CEUs. More info...
For more information, contact Kathy Bustos at 575-646-3326.

March 2017

Mar 1

Las Cruces
Flower Sale
The Floral Judging Team will be selling flowers Mar. 1, 9 to 11:30 a.m., Gerald Thomas Hall Lobby. More info...
For more information, contact Sabine Green at 575-646-3405.
Mar 1

Los Lunas
4-H | Enrollment Deadline
The Valencia County 4-H enrollment period begins Oct. 1st and ends Mar. 1st of each year for youth ages 9-19. Children 5-8 years of age are encouraged to enroll in a special introductory program called Cloverbuds. Youth who miss the enrollment deadline are welcome to join the program as participant members. Contact the Extension Office at 505-565-3002 for more information on requirements of a participant member.

The sooner you enroll, the more you will benefit from the 4-H Club experience and the more time there will be to work on 4-H Projects. More info...
For more information, contact Vera Gibson at 505-565-3002.
Mar 1

Las Cruces
Spring Plant Sale
The Plant and Environmental Sciences Graduate Student Organization will be selling a variety of cool season transplants Mar. 1, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Gerald Thomas Hall lobby.

The crops for sale are broccoli, cauliflower, romanesco, cabbage, spinach, kale, pak choi and lettuce, as well as nasturtium (an edible flower). The price is $3 per four pack. Availability will be on a first-come, first-served basis. More info...
For more information, contact Kimberly Rodriguez.
Mar 1-31

Corona
Prescribed Fire Training & Demonstration
Are you interested in learning how to actually use prescribed fire as a management tool on your private property? Note this training was scheduled for Feb. 22 - 24. However, it has been rescheduled for sometime in March due to weather conditions.

We invite you to join us in March (weather permitting) at the NMSU Corona Range and Livestock Research Center where you will have an opportunity to get a drip torch in your hand and gain firsthand experience and skills necessary to safely and successfully use fire as a management tool. Register Now!

More info...
For more information, contact Doug Cram at 575-646-8130.
Mar 1

Las Cruces
Waffle Wednesday!
Stop by Sam Steel Café on Mar. 1, 9 to 10:30 a.m. to enjoy our Belgian style waffles, topping bar included! Only $3.00 dollars!

Enjoy your waffles with our delicious nitro brewed coffee! They are greeaatt! More info...
For more information, contact Sam Steel Cafe.
Mar 2

Alcalde
2017 Annual Fruit Grower Workshop
The 2017 Annual Fruit Grower Workshop will be held Mar. 2, 8:30 to 3:30 p.m., Los Luceros Ranch, Alcalde, NM. The fee is $12 per person before Feb. 15 and $15 from Feb. 15 to Feb. 22.

To pre-register, please call Joy at Santa Fe County Extension Office at 505-471-4711 or Anna at NMSU Alcalde Center at 505-852-4241. Must register by Feb. 22 to ensure accurate head count.

Annual Fruit Grower Flyer

More info...
For more information, contact Shengrui Yao at 505-852-4241.
Mar 2

Las Cruces
International Dinner Series - Asian
The HRTM International Dinner Series is one of the most gourmet dining experiences you can have in Las Cruces.

Held on Thursday night, Mar. 2, your evening starts at 6 p.m., Bobby Lee Lawrence Academy of Wine with wine tasting and an hors d'oeuvre reception. Then dinner starts in 100 West Café at 6:30 p.m. All are five course meals with specially paired wines. The dinners cost $62.50 per person.

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Mar 2

Tucumcari
Extension Association Council Meeting
The Quay County Extension Association will hold their Council Meeting, Mar. 2, 11 a.m., Quay County Extension Office.

Be sure to bring items for the Foster Care backpacks. We will be filling them during the Council meeting. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Mar 2

Tucumcari
Archery Practice
Our first Quay County Archery Practice will be Thursday, Mar. 2nd, 5:30 p.m., Quay County Fair Barn. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Mar 3

Farmington
Balancing the Garden Workshop
The Balancing the Garden: Buzz, Buzz, Bloom Workshop will be held Friday, March 3, 10 to 11 a.m., Bonnie Dallas Senior Center Annex, 208 N. Wall.

Learn about the garden and the techniques of gardening with NMSU Master Gardeners. More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
Mar 3

Tucumcari
Sewing I Project Workshop
The Sewing I Project Workshop will be held Mar. 3rd, 9 a.m., Quay County Extension Office.

Please call 575-461-0562 and let us know if you are attending. More info...
For more information, contact Joyce Runyan at 575-461-0562.
Mar 3

Las Cruces
TAP Series
Everyone needs the chance to wind down on Friday afternoons! And it can be done so in a friendly and fun environment at The Adjustment Project (TAP).

Join us Mar. 3, 5 to 7 p.m., 100 West Café for a cash bar of specialty cocktails, beers, wines, and non-alcoholic beverages at modest prices. Appetizers are complimentary with a purchase of a beverage. All proceeds will benefit student clubs, activities, and travel.

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Mar 3

Tucumcari
4-H | Rifle and Shotgun Practice
Our first Quay County 4-H Rifle practice will be held Friday, Mar. 3rd, 9 a.m., Five Mile Park.

The first Quay County 4-H Shotgun practice will be held Friday, Mar. 3rd, 1 p.m., Five Mile Park. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Mar 4

Albuquerque
Backyard Farming Series - Sustainability in the Home Garden and Role of Soil
Join us for the Backyard Farming Series - Sustainability in the Home Garden and Role of Soil Demonstration on Mar. 4, 9 to 12 p.m., Gutierrez-Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd SW.

Come learn about the role of soil and sustainability in the home garden. Additional opportunities for small group hands-on pruning exercise will take place. This series is provided by Bernalillo County Open Space, Hubbell House Alliance, Edible and the New Mexico State University.

Space is limited to 50 participants, so sign up today. Register for this free workshop by calling 505-314-0398 or Register Now!

Backyard Farming Series Flyer

More info...
For more information, contact Graeme Davis at 505-243-1386.
Mar 4

Farmington
Farmington Growers Market Vendor Training
CALLING ALL NEW AND VETERAN VENDORS! The 2017 Farmington Growers Market Vendor training will be held on March 4, Farmington Museum at Gateway Park.

All vendors are strongly encouraged to attend as ALL applications must be resubmitted for WIC and SNAP participation in 2017. Contact the extension office for more information or visit the Market Website.
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
Mar 4

Tucumcari
4-H | County Council Meeting
The Quay County 4-H County Council meeting will be held Mar. 4th, 6:30 p.m., Quay Extension Office. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Mar 5

Los Alamos
4-H | Team Club Meeting
Team 4-H will hold their club meeting March 5, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Fuller Lodge classroom, 2132 Central Ave, Los Alamos. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Mar 7

Los Alamos
4-H | Team LA Rifle Practice
Team Los Alamos 4-H Rifle Practice will be held Mar. 7, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Los Alamos Sportsman's Club, Rendija Rd. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Mar 7-10

Las Cruces
100 West Cafe Lunch - Caribbean
Please join us this week, Mar. 7 - 10, for lunch! This week's theme is: Caribbean! See SHTRM website for specific menu.

Our lunches are served Tuesdays through Fridays from Noon to 1 p.m. We offer fixed price lunches for $10 per person. This includes your choice of soup or salad, entrée, and dessert with iced tea, water, or coffee.

The Spring 2017 lunches are from Feb. 13 thru May 2. We will be closed on Spring Break (Mar. 20 - 24) and Spring Holiday (Apr. 14).

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Mar 7

Tucumcari
Rodeo Donation Meeting
Join us Mar. 7th, 5:30 p.m., Quay County Extension Office for the Rodeo Donation Meeting. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Mar 7

Tucumcari
Quay County Fair Board Meeting
The Quay County Fair Board Meeting will be held Mar. 7th, 6:30 p.m., Quay County Extension Office. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Mar 8

Los Alamos
Gone Fishin'
The class will be held Mar. 8, 12 to 12:45 p.m., Betty Ehart Senior Center, 1101 Bathtub Row, Los Alamos.

This program will cover all things fish! Including health benefits, preparation methods, and what to look for when choosing fish. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Mar 9

Los Alamos
4-H | Team Club Meeting
Team 4-H will hold their club meeting March 9, 5:30 to 7:30 pm, Fuller Lodge classroom, 2132 Central Ave, Los Alamos. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Mar 10-12

Los Alamos
4-H | Home Economics Schools Event
The New Mexico 4-H Home Economics Schools Event will be held March 10 - 12, Belen High School in Belen, NM.

The event is designed for 4-H members ages 9 to 13. 4-H'ers choose one track per year. Track size is limited and is first come, first served.

All participants will be engaged in service learning projects and interactive evening activities. Please see the Flyer for more information. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Mar 10

Tucumcari
Cloverbud Workshop
The Quay County Cloverbud Workshop will be held Mar. 10th, 2 p.m., Quay Extension Office.

Details to follow. More info...
For more information, contact Joyce Runyan at 575-461-0562.
Mar 11

Farmington
Composting and Vermaculture Workshop
The Composting and Vermaculture Workshop will be held March 11, 10 a.m., Sycamore Park Community Center.

The workshop will discuss what in the world goes into that worm pile, when to build, the size of the pile, info on worms, worms and more worms. More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
Mar 11

Las Cruces
Wells, Pumps, Etc.
Joins us for the Wells, Pumps, etc. seminar to be held Mar. 11, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Hernandez Hall, Rm. 103.

The annual seminar if offered by NMSU with the purpose of technology transfer to farmers, engineers, and water managers. The conference presents state of the art techniques in design, maintenance, and the operation of wells and pumps.

Cost is $30 for students and $100 for non-students. The credits are 6 hours of professional development. More info...
For more information, contact Zohrab Samani.
Mar 14

Los Alamos
4-H | Team LA Archery Practice
Team Los Alamos 4-H Archery Practice will be held Mar. 14, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Los Alamos Sportsman's Club, Rendija Rd. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Mar 14-17

Las Cruces
100 West Cafe Lunch - French
Please join us this week, Mar. 14 - 17, for lunch! This week's theme is: French! See SHTRM website for specific menu.

Our lunches are served Tuesdays through Fridays from Noon to 1 p.m. We offer fixed price lunches for $10 per person. This includes your choice of soup or salad, entrée, and dessert with iced tea, water, or coffee.

The Spring 2017 lunches are from Feb. 13 thru May 2. We will be closed on Spring Break (Mar. 20 - 24) and Spring Holiday (Apr. 14).

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Mar 15

Farmington
Farmington Alfalfa and Range Workshop
The Farmington Alfalfa and Range Workshop will be held on March 15, McGee park. Speakers include:
  • Dr. Mark Marsalis, NMSU Forage Specialist
  • Dr. Sam Smallage, NMSU Wildlife Specialist
  • Dr. Kert Young, NMSU Range Weed Specialist
Registration is requested to ensure adequate print materials for participants. To register please call 505-334-9496 or Register Online.

More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
Mar 16

Cortez, CO
Four Corners Invasive Weed Symposium
The 2017 Invasive Weed Symposium will be held March 16, Cortez, Colorado, at the Montezuma Fair Grounds.

The symposium is in conjunction with the 4C Ag Expo. For a full agenda and registration information visit our website or contact the Extension office at 505-334-9496. More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
Mar 16

Las Cruces
International Dinner Series - Trinchero Family Estates Winemaker Dinner & GT Chair Event
The HRTM International Dinner Series is one of the most gourmet dining experiences you can have in Las Cruces.

Held on Thursday night, Mar. 16, your evening starts at 6 p.m., Bobby Lee Lawrence Academy of Wine with wine tasting and an hors d'oeuvre reception. Then dinner starts in 100 West Café at 6:30 p.m. All are five course meals with specially paired wines. The dinners cost $62.50 per person.

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Mar 18

Aztec
Fertilizing the Garden Workshop
The Fertilizing the Garden: Macro- and Micro-Nutrients Workshop will be held March 18, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Aztec Library.

Learn from the SJC Master Gardeners about when to fertilize, what product(s) to use, how much to apply, composting, and vermiculture. More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
Mar 18

Albuquerque
Backyard Farming Series - Successful Soil Practices & Role of Water
Join us for the Backyard Farming Series - Successful Soil Practices & Role of Water Demonstration on Mar. 18, 9 to 12 p.m., Gutierrez-Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd SW.

Come learn about the role of water and successful soil practices. Additional opportunities for small group hands-on pruning exercise will take place. This series is provided by Bernalillo County Open Space, Hubbell House Alliance, Edible and the New Mexico State University.

Space is limited to 50 participants, so sign up today. Register for this free workshop by calling 505-314-0398 or Register Now!

Backyard Farming Series Flyer

More info...
For more information, contact Graeme Davis at 505-243-1386.
Mar 23

Los Alamos
4-H | Team Club Meeting
Team 4-H will hold their club meeting March 23, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Fuller Lodge classroom, 2132 Central Ave, Los Alamos. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Mar 24

Tucumcari
4-H | Photography I Workshop
The Quay County 4-H Photography I Workshop will be held Mar. 24th, 10:30 a.m., Quay Extension Office. More info...
For more information, contact Joyce Runyan at 575-461-0562.
Mar 25

Las Cruces
4-H | Fun Shoot
The Fun Shoot will be held Mar. 25, 10 a.m., Butterfield Shooting Range, Corralitos Exit 127 on I-10, towards Deming - 12 miles West of Las Cruces.

Prizes will be given! Shoot begins at 10 a.m., but check-in is at 9 a.m. Adult and youth teams are welcome! The cost is $250 per team of five. Lunch will be provided for Shooters ONLY!! Additional lunches can be purchased for $5 each. Proceeds benefit the Doña Ana County 4-H program.

For information, please call the Doña Ana County Cooperative Extension Service at 575-525-6649. Registration deadline is Mar. 17. Payment is due upon registration or can be mailed to: DAC 4-H; 1170 N. Solano, Suite M; Las Cruces, NM 88001. See the Fun Shoot Flyer!

More info...
For more information, contact Eva Madrid at 575-525-6649.
Mar 28

Las Cruces
Gerald Thomas Chair Program - Beverage Brand Management
Join us on Mar. 28, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Bobby Lee Lawrence Academy of Wine for the GT Chair Program - Beverage Brand Management. Each will cost $15 per person and include at least 5 beverage tastes and light appetizers. In addition, there will be a special Winemaker International Dinner.

With all the alcoholic beverage brands available, how do suppliers and retailers work together to establish beverage programs? What role do events and competitions play in leveraging the brands? This presentation will feature Chateau St. Michelle wines and the award winning wine cocktails developed at its "Shake the Vine" competition.

Community Beverage Education Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Mar 28

Los Alamos
4-H | Team LA Archery Practice
Team Los Alamos 4-H Archery Practice will be held Mar. 28, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Los Alamos Sportsman's Club, Rendija Rd. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Mar 28-31

Las Cruces
100 West Cafe Lunch - Spanish
Please join us this week, Mar. 28 - 31, for lunch! This week's theme is: Spanish! See SHTRM website for specific menu.

Our lunches are served Tuesdays through Fridays from Noon to 1 p.m. We offer fixed price lunches for $10 per person. This includes your choice of soup or salad, entrée, and dessert with iced tea, water, or coffee.

The Spring 2017 lunches are from Feb. 13 thru May 2. We will be closed on Spring Break (Mar. 20 - 24) and Spring Holiday (Apr. 14).

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Mar 31

Tucumcari
Last Day to Add or Drop Projects
March 31st is the last day to add, drop, or change your project choices.

Please call Bev at 575-461-0562, Quay Extension Office, to make any changes to your project choices. More info...
For more information, contact Bev Lake at 575-461-0562.
Mar 31

Tucumcari
Rodeo Waivers, Horse Certificates, and Insurance Due
The Quay County deadline for rodeo waivers, horse certificates, and insurance is March 31st. If you plan to participate in any horse show or rodeo event, you must purchase additional insurance.

4-Hers enrolled in the Horse Project must complete a horse certificate showing ownership & management. 4-Hers enrolled in Rodeo must complete a rodeo waiver to be able to compete in any 4-H Rodeo More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.

April 2017

Apr 1

Tucumcari
NRA Banquet
Please mark your calendars!! The Annual Friends of the NRA Banquet will be held Apr. 1, 6 p.m., Convention Center in Tucumcari.

More details to follow. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Apr 1

Albuquerque
Backyard Farming Series - Successful Water Practices & Role of Plants
Join us for the Backyard Farming Series - Successful Water Practices & Role of Plants Demonstration on Apr. 1, 9 to 12 p.m., Gutierrez-Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd SW.

Come learn about the role of plants and successful water practices. Additional opportunities for small group hands-on pruning exercise will take place. This series is provided by Bernalillo County Open Space, Hubbell House Alliance, Edible and the New Mexico State University.

Space is limited to 50 participants, so sign up today. Register for this free workshop by calling 505-314-0398 or Register Now!

Backyard Farming Series Flyer

More info...
For more information, contact Graeme Davis at 505-243-1386.
Apr 3

Tucumcari
Fair Board Meeting
The Quay County Fair Board meeting will be held Apr. 3rd, 7 p.m., Quay County Extension Office. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Apr 4-7

Las Cruces
100 West Cafe Lunch - Greek
Please join us this week, Apr. 4 - 7, for lunch! This week's theme is: Greek! See SHTRM website for specific menu.

Our lunches are served Tuesdays through Fridays from Noon to 1 p.m. We offer fixed price lunches for $10 per person. This includes your choice of soup or salad, entrée, and dessert with iced tea, water, or coffee.

The Spring 2017 lunches are from Feb. 13 thru May 2. We will be closed on Spring Break (Mar. 20 - 24) and Spring Holiday (Apr. 14).

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Apr 4

Peralta
Healthy Brunch Cuisine Cooking Class
Join us Tuesday, Apr. 4th, 9 to 12 p.m., Peralta Methodist Church Community Education Bldg, 25 Wesley Rd, Peralta.

The hands-on cooking course is focused on lowering sugar, salt, and fat in the diet. The $10 participation fee covers class handouts, recipes, and brunch!

Please RSVP by March 30th. Call 505-565-3002 for more information. Space is limited. More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.
Apr 4

Las Cruces
Gerald Thomas Chair Program - Mixology Marvels
Join us on Apr. 4, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Bobby Lee Lawrence Academy of Wine for the GT Chair Program - Mixology Marvels. Each will cost $15 per person and include at least 5 beverage tastes and light appetizers. In addition, there will be a special Winemaker International Dinner.

We continue our journey into the creative use of spirits with a discussion of cocktail trends and marketing, a mixology demonstration, and tasting of creative cocktails featuring top brands such as Casamigos Tequila.

Community Beverage Education Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Apr 4

Tucumcari
4-H |County Council Meeting
The Quay County 4-H County Council meeting will be held Apr. 4th, 6:30 p.m., Quay Extension Office. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Apr 6

Las Cruces
International Dinner Series - Italian
The HRTM International Dinner Series is one of the most gourmet dining experiences you can have in Las Cruces.

Held on Thursday night, Apr. 6, your evening starts at 6 p.m., Bobby Lee Lawrence Academy of Wine with wine tasting and an hors d'oeuvre reception. Then dinner starts in 100 West Café at 6:30 p.m. All are five course meals with specially paired wines. The dinners cost $62.50 per person.

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Apr 7

Las Cruces
Tap Series
Everyone needs the chance to wind down on Friday afternoons! And it can be done so in a friendly and fun environment at The Adjustment Project (TAP).

Join us Apr. 7, 5 to 7 p.m., 100 West Café for a cash bar of specialty cocktails, beers, wines, and non-alcoholic beverages at modest prices. Appetizers are complimentary with a purchase of a beverage. All proceeds will benefit student clubs, activities, and travel.

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Apr 7

Farmington
Amending the Garden Workshop
The Amending the Garden: OM, OM, OM Workshop will be held Friday, April 7, 10 to 11 a.m., Bonnie Dallas Senior Center Annex, 208 N. Wall.

Learn about the garden and the techniques of gardening with NMSU Master Gardeners. More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
Apr 7

Tucumcari
Steer Tag Day & Hoof Trimming
The Quay County Steer Tag Day & Hoof Trimming will be held, Sat. Apr. 7th, 8 to 11 a.m., Ag Science Center. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Apr 11

Tucumcari
4-H | Introduction to Showing Workshop
The Quay County 4-Hers who are enrolled as a first year livestock exhibitor and their parents will want to attend this "Introduction to Showing Workshop." The workshop will be held Apr. 11, 6 p.m., Quay Extension Office.

This workshop is open to anyone starting a show project this year. We will cover the basics of the program, selection of animals, rules of fairs, basic feeding and facilities and answer any questions you might have. More info...
For more information, contact Jason Lamb at 575-461-0562.
Apr 11-13

Las Cruces
100 West Cafe Lunch - Creole
Please join us this week, Apr. 11 - 13, for lunch! This week's theme is: Creole! See SHTRM website for specific menu.

Our lunches are served Tuesdays through Fridays from Noon to 1 p.m. We offer fixed price lunches for $10 per person. This includes your choice of soup or salad, entrée, and dessert with iced tea, water, or coffee.

The Spring 2017 lunches are from Feb. 13 thru May 2. We will be closed on Spring Break (Mar. 20 - 24) and Spring Holiday (Apr. 14).

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Apr 12May 6

Albuquerque
Master Composter Volunteer Training
The master composter volunteer training, sponsored by Bernalillo County Extension Master Composters, will be held on April 12, and on four Saturdays: April 15 to May 6.

This is a focused "train-the-trainer" program which prepares individuals to become volunteer educators in a variety of composting methods for the community. Applicants are expected to continue participating in the BCEMC Association, volunteering at least 10 hours per year educating the community in the science, benefits, methods, and techniques of composting. It is not necessary to be a resident of Bernalillo County to take the training.

More info...
For more information, contact Wynette Richards.
Apr 13

Los Alamos
4-H | Team Club Meeting
Team 4-H will hold their club meeting April 13, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Fuller Lodge classroom, 2132 Central Ave, Los Alamos. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Apr 18-21

Las Cruces
100 West Cafe Lunch - Special Spring Menu
Please join us this week, Apr. 18 - 21, for lunch! This week's theme is: Special Spring Menu! See SHTRM website for specific menu.

Our lunches are served Tuesdays through Fridays from Noon to 1 p.m. We offer fixed price lunches for $10 per person. This includes your choice of soup or salad, entrée, and dessert with iced tea, water, or coffee.

The Spring 2017 lunches are from Feb. 13 thru May 2. We will be closed on Spring Break (Mar. 20 - 24) and Spring Holiday (Apr. 14).

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Apr 18

Los Alamos
Canning Basics
The class will will be held Apr. 18, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Family Strengths Network, 3540 Orange St, Los Alamos.

This program will provide an overview of safely canning foods. We will review using a pressure canner and a water bath canner. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Apr 18

Las Cruces
Gerald Thomas Chair Program - The Craft Brewing Industry
Join us on Apr. 18, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Bobby Lee Lawrence Academy of Wine for the GT Chair Program - The Craft Brewing Industry. Each will cost $15 per person and include at least 5 beverage tastes and light appetizers. In addition, there will be a special Winemaker International Dinner.

The craft beer market is a $22.3 billion industry with over 4,200 craft breweries and brewpub in the U.S. alone. What does it take to enter and succeed in this competitive business arena? What are the distinctions between the types of breweries and the types of beers made? Of course, we will also be tasting a variety of some of the best craft beer brands.

Community Beverage Education Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Apr 20

Las Cruces
International Dinner Series - French
The HRTM International Dinner Series is one of the most gourmet dining experiences you can have in Las Cruces.

Held on Thursday night, Apr. 20, your evening starts at 6 p.m., Bobby Lee Lawrence Academy of Wine with wine tasting and an hors d'oeuvre reception. Then dinner starts in 100 West Café at 6:30 p.m. All are five course meals with specially paired wines. The dinners cost $62.50 per person.

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Apr 22

Farmington
Anatomy of Plant Forms 101 Workshop
The Anatomy of Plant Forms 101 Workshop will be held April 22, 10 a.m., Sycamore Park.

The workshop is where basic botany is revisited. Come learn the secrets of plants and their sex lives, perfect and imperfect flowers, insects needed to help in pollination, and more. More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
Apr 22

Albuquerque
Backyard Farming Series - Successful Plant Practices & Selecting Materials
Join us for the Backyard Farming Series - Successful Plant Practices & Selecting Materials Demonstration on Apr. 22, 9 to 12 p.m., Gutierrez-Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd SW.

Come learn about the role of water and successful soil practices. Additional opportunities for small group hands-on pruning exercise will take place. This series is provided by Bernalillo County Open Space, Hubbell House Alliance, Edible and the New Mexico State University.

Space is limited to 50 participants, so sign up today. Register for this free workshop by calling 505-314-0398 or Register Now!

Backyard Farming Series Flyer

More info...
For more information, contact Graeme Davis at 505-243-1386.
Apr 25-28

Las Cruces
100 West Cafe Lunch - Pacific Rim
Please join us this week, Apr. 25 - 28, for lunch! This week's theme is: Pacific Rim! See SHTRM website for specific menu.

Our lunches are served Tuesdays through Fridays from Noon to 1 p.m. We offer fixed price lunches for $10 per person. This includes your choice of soup or salad, entrée, and dessert with iced tea, water, or coffee.

The Spring 2017 lunches are from Feb. 13 thru May 2. We will be closed on Spring Break (Mar. 20 - 24) and Spring Holiday (Apr. 14).

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
Apr 27

Los Alamos
4-H | Team Club Meeting
Team 4-H will hold their club meeting April 27, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Fuller Lodge classroom, 2132 Central Ave, Los Alamos. More info...
For more information, contact Helen Idzorek at 505-662-2656.
Apr 28-29

Albuquerque
Vegetable Garden Troubleshooting
Dig into troubleshooting vegetable garden problems before they turn your garden from a joy into a nightmare.

Join visiting experts from Colorado State University for in-depth training on Apr. 28 - 29, 9 to 4:30 p.m., 1510 Menaul Extension NW, Albuquerque. Come learn about soil health, fertilizers and amendments, weeds, insect pests, abiotic disorders, diseases, beneficial insects, pesticides, and post harvest handling of your produce. Register Now!

More info...
For more information, contact Graeme Davis at 505-243-1386.
Apr 29

Aztec
Basic Botany Workshop
The Basic Botany Workshop will be held April 29th, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Aztec Library.

Come learn the basics of botany with the San Juan County Master Gardeners! Basic Botany includes plant parts, plant reproduction, plant growth, pollination, and garden design. You don't need a farm to have a garden!

Pre-registration is suggested to ensure printed materials are available for all participants. Call the Extension office at 505-334-9496 to put your name on the list! More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.

May 2017

May 1

Tucumcari
Fair Board Meeting
The Quay County Fair Board meeting will be held May 1, 7 p.m., Quay Extension Office. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
May 2-5

Las Cruces
100 West Cafe Lunch - Italian
Please join us this week, May 2 - 5, for lunch! This week's theme is: Italian! See SHTRM website for specific menu.

Our lunches are served Tuesdays through Fridays from Noon to 1 p.m. We offer fixed price lunches for $10 per person. This includes your choice of soup or salad, entrée, and dessert with iced tea, water, or coffee.

The Spring 2017 lunches are from Feb. 13 thru May 2. We will be closed on Spring Break (Mar. 20 - 24) and Spring Holiday (Apr. 14).

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
May 2

Tucumcari
4-H | County Council Meeting
The Quay County 4-H County Council meeting will be held May 2, 6:30 p.m., Quay Extension Office. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
May 5

Las Cruces
Tap Series
Everyone needs the chance to wind down on Friday afternoons! And it can be done so in a friendly and fun environment at The Adjustment Project (TAP).

Join us May 5, 5 to 7 p.m., 100 West Café for a cash bar of specialty cocktails, beers, wines, and non-alcoholic beverages at modest prices. Appetizers are complimentary with a purchase of a beverage. All proceeds will benefit student clubs, activities, and travel.

Food & Beverage Event Series Brochure

More info...
For more information, contact Stella Lucero at 575-646-7324.
May 5

Farmington
Harvesting the Garden Workshop
Join us for the Harvesting the Garden: Yum, Yum, Yum Workshop, Friday, May 5, 10 to 11 a.m., Bonnie Dallas Senior Center Annex, 208 N. Wall.

Learn about the garden and the techniques of gardening with NMSU Master Gardeners. More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
May 5-7

Tucumcari
4-H | State Shooting Sports Competition
Mark your calendars!! The State 4-H Shooting Sports Competition is scheduled for May 5 - 7, Whittington Center (near Raton, NM).

More details will follow. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
May 11-12

Los Lunas
Valencia County: Kids, Kows & More
The Kids, Kows & More event will be held May 11 & 12, 9:30 a.m., Los Lunas Ag Science Center, 1036 Miller Road.

Register Now! For more details, please see the Brochure!

More info...
For more information, contact Vera Gibson at (505) 565-3002.
May 11-18

Tucumcari
Archery County Contest
The Quay County Archery Contest will be held Thursday, May 11th, Fairgrounds. (Time to follow).

The Archery Contest will also be held on Thursday, May 18th, Fairgrounds. (Time to follow). More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
May 13

Farmington
Putting Up The Harvest Workshop
Please join us on May 13th, 10 a.m., Sycamore Park Community Center for the Putting Up The Harvest Workshop.

We will discuss the many ways of storing food for the winter; water bath, pressure canning, freezing and drying food, and what each system has to offer. Yum! More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
May 13

Tucumcari
County Contest Shooting Sports
The Quay County Contest for rifle, pistol, and muzzleloader will be held Saturday, May 13th. (Time to follow).

The County Contest for shotgun will be held at 1 p.m. (Location to follow). More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
May 16-17

Albuquerque
Kids & Kows & More
The Kids & Kows & More event will be held May 16 & 17, 9:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m., Expo NM, Indoor Horse Arena.

Register Now! For more details, please see the Brochure!

More info...
For more information, contact Elliott Sachse at 505-243-1386.
May 20

Aztec
Harvesting the Garden Workshop
Join us for the Harvesting the Garden Workshop on May 20, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Aztec Library.

Workshop will show when to harvest your produce and how to preserve the harvest with the San Juan County Master Gardeners. Eat your gardening successes!

Pre-registration is suggested to ensure printed materials are available for all participants. Call the Extension office at 505-334-9496 to put your name on the list! More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie M Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
May 20

Albuquerque
Backyard Farming Series - Recycled & Natural Building Materials in the Garden
Join us for the Backyard Farming Series - Recycled & Natural Building Materials in the Garden & Complete Garden Design Demonstration on May 20, 9 to 12 p.m., Gutierrez-Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd SW.

Come learn about the role of water and successful soil practices. Additional opportunities for small group hands-on pruning exercise will take place. This series is provided by Bernalillo County Open Space, Hubbell House Alliance, Edible and the New Mexico State University.

Space is limited to 50 participants, so sign up today. Register for this free workshop by calling 505-314-0398 or Register Now!

Backyard Farming Series Flyer

More info...
For more information, contact Graeme Davis at 505-243-1386.
May 20

Tucumcari
4-H | County Contest
Mark your calendars!! The Quay County 4-H Contest will be held May 20, 9 a.m., Quay County Fair Barn.

More details to follow. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
May 31Jun 3

Las Cruces
Windmill Technology Certification Workshop
Join us May 31 to June 3 for a comprehensive training workshop in traditional windmill water lifting applications. Conducted by several of the industry's leading experts, with classroom, shop laboratory, and field demonstration instructional settings.

Workshop registrations are $250 before May 26. Late or at-the-door registration is $275. Registration begins March 15th. Please see the Workshop Flyer.

More info...
For more information, contact Dr. Carlos Rosencrans at 575-646-7946.

June 2017

Jun 1-2

Albuquerque
ICAN | Annual Conference
Please join us for the ICAN Annual Conference, June 1 - 2, Albuquerque.

Details to follow at a later date. More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie Murray at 575-646-0327 or 505-889-9892.
Jun 2-4

Tucumcari
YHEC
YHEC is scheduled for June 2 - 4. Location and meeting times pending. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Jun 5-8

Tucumcari
4-H | Horse School
The State 4-H Horse School will be held June 5 - 8, New Mexico State Fairgrounds.

More details to follow. More info...
For more information, contact Jason Lamb at 575-461-0562.
Jun 5

Tucumcari
Fair Board Meeting
The Quay County Fair Board meeting will be held June 5, 7 p.m., Quay Extension Office. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Jun 6

Tucumcari
4-H | County Council Meeting
The Quay County 4-H Council meeting will be held June 6th, 6:30 p.m., Quay Extension Office. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Jun 9-11

Quay County
4-H | State Dog School
The State 4-H Dog School will be held June 9 - 11.

More details to follow. More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Bishop at 575-461-0562.
Jun 9

Tucumcari
4-H | Lamb, Goat, and Pig Tag-In Day
The Quay County 4-H lamb, goat, and pig tag-in day will be held June 9th.

Times and location will follow. More info...
For more information, contact Jason Lamb at 575-461-0562.
Jun 23-24

Tucumcari
4-H | Quay County Showmanship Clinic
The Quay County 4-Hers showing pigs, lambs, goats, steers or heifers at the fair are invited to the Showmanship Clinic to be held June 23 - 24.

More details to follow. More info...
For more information, contact Jason Lamb at 575-461-0562.

July 2017

Jul 18

Peralta
Healthy Cuisine: Cooking from the Garden Cooking Class
Join us Tuesday, July 18th, 9 to 12 p.m., Peralta Methodist Church Community Education Bldg, 25 Wesley Rd, Peralta.

The hands-on cooking class is focused on lowering sugar, salt, and fat while using fresh fruits and vegetables. The $10 participation fee covers class recipes, handouts, and a delicious lunch.

Please RSVP by Thursday, July 13th. Call 505-565-3002 for more information. More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.

August 2017

Aug 3

Los Lunas
Food Preservation 101: The Basics
Join us for a FREE introductory workshop on food preservation Thursday, Aug. 3rd, 9 to 10:30 a.m. OR 6 to 7:30 p.m., Valencia County Cooperative Extension Service, 404 Courthouse Rd.

Interested in extending the shelf life of your fresh fruits and vegetables but unsure how to do it safely?

Please RSVP by Tuesday, Aug. 1st by calling 505-565-3002. More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.
Aug 8

Tucumcari
Field Day
The Field Day will take place Aug. 8, 5:30 p.m., Agricultural Science Center in Tucumcari. Registration begins at 4:30 p.m.

It is an evening program beginning with a free catered dinner and keynote address of 2017 by Chad Smith, CEO of New Mexico Farm and Ranch Bureau. After dinner there is a hay wagon tour with presentations of selected research projects followed by an ice cream social. More info...
For more information, contact Leonard Lauriault at 575-461-1620.
Aug 10

Los Lunas
Freezing & Drying Food Preservation Class
Join us Thursday, Aug. 10th, 9 to 12 p.m. to learn how to freeze and dry food. Participation fee is $10. Location of class will be provided during registration.

Please RSVP by Friday, Aug. 4th by calling 505-565-3002. More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.
Aug 17

Los Lunas
Jams & Jellies
Join us Thursday, Aug. 17th, 9 to 12 p.m. to learn how to make jams and jellies. Participation fee is $10. Location of class to be provided at registration.

Please RSVP by Friday, Aug. 11th by calling 505-565-3002. Space is limited. More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.
Aug 24

Los Lunas
Waterbath Canning Class
Join us Thursday, Aug. 24th, 9 to 12 p.m. to learn about waterbath canning. Participation fee is $10. Location of class to be provided during registration.

Please RSVP by Friday, Aug. 17th by calling 505-565-3002 to reserve your spot. Space is limited, More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.

September 2017

Sep 7

Peralta
Specialty Cooking Class: Casseroles
Join us Thursday, Sep. 8th, 9 to 12 p.m., Peralta Methodist Church Community Education Bldg, 25 Wesley Rd, Peralta.

This hands-on cooking class will feature casserole and one-pot dishes. The $10 participation fee covers recipes, handouts, and lunch.

Please RSVP by Sep. 1. Call 505-565-3002. Space is limited. More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.
Sep 19

Peralta
Healthy Cuisine: Iron Chef Cooking Class
Join us Sep. 19, 9 to 12 p.m., Peralta Methodist Church Community Education Bldg, 25 Wesley Rd, Peralta.

The hands-on cooking class is focused on lowering sugar, salt, and fat in the diet. The $10 participation fee covers handouts and lunch.

Please RSVP by Sep. 12. Call 505-565-3002. Space is limited. More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.

October 2017

Oct 17

Peralta
Healthy Cuisine: Soups, Salads & Sandwiches
Join us Oct. 17, 9 to 12 p.m., Peralta Methodist Church Community Education Bldg, 25 Wesley Rd, Peralta.

The hands-on cooking class is focused on lowering sugar, salt, and fat in the diet. Featured menu items include hearty soups, substantial salads, and scrumptious sandwiches. The $10 participation fee covers recipes, handouts, and lunch.

Please RSVP by Oct. 11th. Call 505-565-3002 for more information. More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.

November 2017

Nov 2

Peralta
Specialty Cooking Class: Appetizers, Tapas & Finger Foods
Join us Thursday, Nov. 2, 9 to 12 p.m., Peralta Methodist Church Community Education Bldg, 25 Wesley Rd, Peralta for a hands on cooking class. The $10 participation fee includes recipes, handouts, and lunch.

Please RSVP by Oct. 25th. Call 505-565-3002 for more info. More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.
Nov 21

Albuquerque
Grow the Growers Training
New Mexico State University's Cooperative Extension Service in Bernalillo County is conducting an eight-week farm training program as part of Bernalillo County's Grow the Growers pilot program.

Classes will be on Mondays, beginning Nov. 21, 5:30 to 8 p.m., 1510 Menaul Blvd. NW, Albuquerque. More info...
For more information, contact John Garlisch at 505-243-1386.
Nov 30

Peralta
Specialty Cooking Class: EASY Candy Making
Just in time for the holidays! join us on Thursday, Nov. 30th, 9 - 12 p.m., Peralta Methodist Church Community Education Bldg, 25 Wesley Rd, Peralta for a hands-on cooking class (with limited cooking)! The $10 participation fee covers recipes, handouts, tastings, and a box of handmade candy.

Please RSVP by Nov. 25th. Call 505-565-3002 for information. More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.

Featured Events

Below is a list of events sponsored by the College which are of interest to people across the state.

The maps next to each event indicate where the event is taking place.

February 2017

Feb 22Mar 15

Las Cruces
EPWS 451/551 - Tropical Insect Ecology Class To PERU
Sign-up for the EPWS 451/551 class today! ONLY A FEW SLOTS LEFT! Class is from Jul. 24 - Aug. 5, but the deadline to sign-up is Mar. 15th.

We will fly into Cusco, Peru and spend part of a day visiting the city. We will then travel through a cloud forest and ultimately to the Amazon Rain Forest. At the end of the trip, we will visit Machu Picchu and hike the nearby mountain. Study Abroad likely will have some scholarship money for students to help with a portion of the cost. It will be a great trip! More info...
For more information, contact Dr. Scott Bundy at 575-646-3171.
Feb 27

Las Cruces
How NMSU Undergraduates Are Paying It Forward
Please join us for this workshop on Feb. 27, 10:30 to 11:20 am, Milton Hall, Room 50.

An overview of one experiential learning course model (Animal Science 311-Companion Animal Behavior and Training) in which students work all semester long with members of the of the Las Cruces community will be discussed.

Participants must register through Training Central. NMSU login and password is required. More info...
For more information, contact Gaylene Fasenko at 575-646-3402.
Feb 28Mar 2

Reno, NV
Western Dairy Management Conference
The Western Dairy Management Conference will be held Feb. 28 - Mar. 2 at the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino in Reno, Nevada.

To register and for more information, see WDMC Org website. If you have questions, please call 785-706-1685. Conference participants can receive AAVSB RACE credits (15 hours) or 12 hours of ARPAS CEUs. More info...
For more information, contact Kathy Bustos at 575-646-3326.

March 2017

Mar 1

Las Cruces
Spring Plant Sale
The Plant and Environmental Sciences Graduate Student Organization will be selling a variety of cool season transplants Mar. 1, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Gerald Thomas Hall lobby.

The crops for sale are broccoli, cauliflower, romanesco, cabbage, spinach, kale, pak choi and lettuce, as well as nasturtium (an edible flower). The price is $3 per four pack. Availability will be on a first-come, first-served basis. More info...
For more information, contact Kimberly Rodriguez.
Mar 1-31

Corona
Prescribed Fire Training & Demonstration
Are you interested in learning how to actually use prescribed fire as a management tool on your private property? Note this training was scheduled for Feb. 22 - 24. However, it has been rescheduled for sometime in March due to weather conditions.

We invite you to join us in March (weather permitting) at the NMSU Corona Range and Livestock Research Center where you will have an opportunity to get a drip torch in your hand and gain firsthand experience and skills necessary to safely and successfully use fire as a management tool. Register Now!

More info...
For more information, contact Doug Cram at 575-646-8130.
Mar 2

Alcalde
2017 Annual Fruit Grower Workshop
The 2017 Annual Fruit Grower Workshop will be held Mar. 2, 8:30 to 3:30 p.m., Los Luceros Ranch, Alcalde, NM. The fee is $12 per person before Feb. 15 and $15 from Feb. 15 to Feb. 22.

To pre-register, please call Joy at Santa Fe County Extension Office at 505-471-4711 or Anna at NMSU Alcalde Center at 505-852-4241. Must register by Feb. 22 to ensure accurate head count.

Annual Fruit Grower Flyer

More info...
For more information, contact Shengrui Yao at 505-852-4241.
Mar 4

Albuquerque
Backyard Farming Series - Sustainability in the Home Garden and Role of Soil
Join us for the Backyard Farming Series - Sustainability in the Home Garden and Role of Soil Demonstration on Mar. 4, 9 to 12 p.m., Gutierrez-Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd SW.

Come learn about the role of soil and sustainability in the home garden. Additional opportunities for small group hands-on pruning exercise will take place. This series is provided by Bernalillo County Open Space, Hubbell House Alliance, Edible and the New Mexico State University.

Space is limited to 50 participants, so sign up today. Register for this free workshop by calling 505-314-0398 or Register Now!

Backyard Farming Series Flyer

More info...
For more information, contact Graeme Davis at 505-243-1386.
Mar 11

Las Cruces
Wells, Pumps, Etc.
Joins us for the Wells, Pumps, etc. seminar to be held Mar. 11, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Hernandez Hall, Rm. 103.

The annual seminar if offered by NMSU with the purpose of technology transfer to farmers, engineers, and water managers. The conference presents state of the art techniques in design, maintenance, and the operation of wells and pumps.

Cost is $30 for students and $100 for non-students. The credits are 6 hours of professional development. More info...
For more information, contact Zohrab Samani.
Mar 18

Albuquerque
Backyard Farming Series - Successful Soil Practices & Role of Water
Join us for the Backyard Farming Series - Successful Soil Practices & Role of Water Demonstration on Mar. 18, 9 to 12 p.m., Gutierrez-Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd SW.

Come learn about the role of water and successful soil practices. Additional opportunities for small group hands-on pruning exercise will take place. This series is provided by Bernalillo County Open Space, Hubbell House Alliance, Edible and the New Mexico State University.

Space is limited to 50 participants, so sign up today. Register for this free workshop by calling 505-314-0398 or Register Now!

Backyard Farming Series Flyer

More info...
For more information, contact Graeme Davis at 505-243-1386.
Mar 25

Las Cruces
4-H | Fun Shoot
The Fun Shoot will be held Mar. 25, 10 a.m., Butterfield Shooting Range, Corralitos Exit 127 on I-10, towards Deming - 12 miles West of Las Cruces.

Prizes will be given! Shoot begins at 10 a.m., but check-in is at 9 a.m. Adult and youth teams are welcome! The cost is $250 per team of five. Lunch will be provided for Shooters ONLY!! Additional lunches can be purchased for $5 each. Proceeds benefit the Doña Ana County 4-H program.

For information, please call the Doña Ana County Cooperative Extension Service at 575-525-6649. Registration deadline is Mar. 17. Payment is due upon registration or can be mailed to: DAC 4-H; 1170 N. Solano, Suite M; Las Cruces, NM 88001. See the Fun Shoot Flyer!

More info...
For more information, contact Eva Madrid at 575-525-6649.

April 2017

Apr 1

Albuquerque
Backyard Farming Series - Successful Water Practices & Role of Plants
Join us for the Backyard Farming Series - Successful Water Practices & Role of Plants Demonstration on Apr. 1, 9 to 12 p.m., Gutierrez-Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd SW.

Come learn about the role of plants and successful water practices. Additional opportunities for small group hands-on pruning exercise will take place. This series is provided by Bernalillo County Open Space, Hubbell House Alliance, Edible and the New Mexico State University.

Space is limited to 50 participants, so sign up today. Register for this free workshop by calling 505-314-0398 or Register Now!

Backyard Farming Series Flyer

More info...
For more information, contact Graeme Davis at 505-243-1386.
Apr 12May 6

Albuquerque
Master Composter Volunteer Training
The master composter volunteer training, sponsored by Bernalillo County Extension Master Composters, will be held on April 12, and on four Saturdays: April 15 to May 6.

This is a focused "train-the-trainer" program which prepares individuals to become volunteer educators in a variety of composting methods for the community. Applicants are expected to continue participating in the BCEMC Association, volunteering at least 10 hours per year educating the community in the science, benefits, methods, and techniques of composting. It is not necessary to be a resident of Bernalillo County to take the training.

More info...
For more information, contact Wynette Richards.
Apr 22

Albuquerque
Backyard Farming Series - Successful Plant Practices & Selecting Materials
Join us for the Backyard Farming Series - Successful Plant Practices & Selecting Materials Demonstration on Apr. 22, 9 to 12 p.m., Gutierrez-Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd SW.

Come learn about the role of water and successful soil practices. Additional opportunities for small group hands-on pruning exercise will take place. This series is provided by Bernalillo County Open Space, Hubbell House Alliance, Edible and the New Mexico State University.

Space is limited to 50 participants, so sign up today. Register for this free workshop by calling 505-314-0398 or Register Now!

Backyard Farming Series Flyer

More info...
For more information, contact Graeme Davis at 505-243-1386.

May 2017

May 11-12

Los Lunas
Valencia County: Kids, Kows & More
The Kids, Kows & More event will be held May 11 & 12, 9:30 a.m., Los Lunas Ag Science Center, 1036 Miller Road.

Register Now! For more details, please see the Brochure!

More info...
For more information, contact Vera Gibson at (505) 565-3002.
May 16-17

Albuquerque
Kids & Kows & More
The Kids & Kows & More event will be held May 16 & 17, 9:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m., Expo NM, Indoor Horse Arena.

Register Now! For more details, please see the Brochure!

More info...
For more information, contact Elliott Sachse at 505-243-1386.
May 20

Albuquerque
Backyard Farming Series - Recycled & Natural Building Materials in the Garden
Join us for the Backyard Farming Series - Recycled & Natural Building Materials in the Garden & Complete Garden Design Demonstration on May 20, 9 to 12 p.m., Gutierrez-Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd SW.

Come learn about the role of water and successful soil practices. Additional opportunities for small group hands-on pruning exercise will take place. This series is provided by Bernalillo County Open Space, Hubbell House Alliance, Edible and the New Mexico State University.

Space is limited to 50 participants, so sign up today. Register for this free workshop by calling 505-314-0398 or Register Now!

Backyard Farming Series Flyer

More info...
For more information, contact Graeme Davis at 505-243-1386.
May 31Jun 3

Las Cruces
Windmill Technology Certification Workshop
Join us May 31 to June 3 for a comprehensive training workshop in traditional windmill water lifting applications. Conducted by several of the industry's leading experts, with classroom, shop laboratory, and field demonstration instructional settings.

Workshop registrations are $250 before May 26. Late or at-the-door registration is $275. Registration begins March 15th. Please see the Workshop Flyer.

More info...
For more information, contact Dr. Carlos Rosencrans at 575-646-7946.

November 2017

Nov 21

Albuquerque
Grow the Growers Training
New Mexico State University's Cooperative Extension Service in Bernalillo County is conducting an eight-week farm training program as part of Bernalillo County's Grow the Growers pilot program.

Classes will be on Mondays, beginning Nov. 21, 5:30 to 8 p.m., 1510 Menaul Blvd. NW, Albuquerque. More info...
For more information, contact John Garlisch at 505-243-1386.