Calendar of Bernalillo County Events

Below is a list of events sponsored by the College in Bernalillo County. The maps next to each event indicate where the event is taking place.

July 2019

Jul 24
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Albuquerque
Public Hearings On Hemp Regulations

The last Public Hearing On Hemp Regulations will be held July 24, 2 p.m., African American Pavilion, Expo NM, 300 San Pedro Drive NE.

Please see website for specific details and registration.

More info...
For more information, contact Tom Dean.
Jul 31
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Alcalde
Fruit Tree Grafting Workshop

The Fruit Tree Grafting Workshop will be held July 31, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Alcalde Agriculture Science Center.

A presentation will be first and then a hands-on session. Bring a small, sharp knife or grafting knife to the hands-on session. The workshop is free and limited to 20 participants.

More info...
For more information, contact Anna Trujillo at 505-852-4241.

August 2019

Aug 7
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Los Rancho de Albuquerque
Summer Fruit Tree Care Workshop

The Summer Fruit Tree Care Workshop will be held Aug. 7, 6 p.m., Larry P. Abraham Agri-Nature Center, 4920 Rio Grande Blvd NW.

Joran Viers, City of Albuquerque Forester and certified arborist, will speak about summer fruit tree care, thinning, watering, harvest, and other tips for your fruit trees. Cost is $5. Space limited to ~30 people. Plan to be outside. Please RSVP.

More info...
For more information, contact John Garlisch at 505-243-1386.
Aug 21
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Los Ranchos de Albuquerueq
Growing Herbs Workshop

The Growing Herbs Workshop will be held Aug. 21, 6 p.m., Larry P. Abraham Agri-Nature Center, 4920 Rio Grande Blvd NW.

Sean Ludden, owner of Nepatla Herb Farm in the North Valley, will talk about growing culinary and medicinal herbs in the RIo Grande Valley. Cost is $5.

More info...
For more information, contact John Garlisch at 505-243-1386.

November 2019

Nov 19-21
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Reno, NV
Western Alfalfa and Forage Conference

The WAF Conference will be held Nov. 19 - 21, 8 am. to 5 p.m.

Further details forthcoming!

For more information, contact Leonard Lauriault at 575-461-1620.

Events in counties surrounding Bernalillo 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.

This list is filtered to show only events in the areas surrounding Bernalillo County.

August 2019

Aug 1
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Acoma
Large Animal Rescue Demonstration

The Large Animal Rescue Demonstration will be held Aug. 1, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Acoma Pueblo Community Center, 25 Pinsbaari Drive.

As part of the activities of Acoma Ag Day, John Allen, NMSU's Extension agricultural agent in Socorro County, will conduct the demonstration with a life-size horse mannequin. Continuing education units will be offered for attending the event.

More info...
For more information, contact Tory Hougland at 505-852-0480.
Aug 6Oct 1
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Peralta
Healthy Cuisine Cooking Classes

The Healthy Cuisine Cooking Classes will be held Tuesdays, Aug. 6 - Oct. 1, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Peralta Methodist Church, Community Education Bldg, 25 Wesley Road.

The classes focus on lowering sugar, salt, and/or fat in the diet! A $10 participation fee covers handouts, supplies, and lunch!

  1. Aug. 6 - Healthy Greek/Mediterranean Cuisine (RSVP by Aug. 1)
  2. Sep. 17 - Healthy Asian Cuisine (RSVP by Sep. 12)
  3. Oct. 1 - Healthy Holiday Meals (RSVP by Sep. 26)
More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.
Aug 21
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Belen
EANM Meeting - Caring for the Caregiver

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Aug. 21, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Hall.

Meetings are free and open to the public. This month's topic is: Caring for the Caregiver.

More info...
For more information, contact Anne-Marie Wilson at 505-565-3002.
Aug 29Dec 5
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Peralta
Specialty Cooking Classes

The Specialty Cooking Classes will be held Thursdays, Aug. 29 - Dec. 5, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Peralta Methodist Church, Community Education Bldg, 25 Wesley Road.

The classes focuses on gaining skill or understanding of specific cuisines or food preparation methods. A $10 participation fee covers handouts, supplies, and lunch!

  1. Aug. 29 - Iron Chef (RSVP by Aug. 26)
  2. Nov. 14 - Holiday Tea (RSVP by Nov. 11)
  3. Dec. 5 - EASY Candy Making (RSVP by Dec. 2)
More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.

September 2019

Sep 18
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Jarales
EANM Meeting - Valencia Flour Mill Tour

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Sep. 18, 10 a.m., Jarales.

Meetings are free and open to the public. This month's topic is: Valencia Flour Mill Tour.

More info...
For more information, contact Anne-Marie Wilson at 505-565-3002.

October 2019

Oct 16
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Belen
EANM Meeting - ABO

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Oct. 16, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Hall.

Meetings are free and open to the public. This month's topic is: ABO.

More info...
For more information, contact Anne-Marie Wilson at 505-565-3002.

November 2019

Nov 20
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Belen
EANM Meeting - Christmas Ideas

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Nov. 20, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Hall.

Meetings are free and open to the public. This month's topic is: Christmas Ideas.

More info...
For more information, contact Anne-Marie Wilson at 505-565-3002.

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.

July 2019

Jul 19Dec 31
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Various
On Farm Readiness Review (OFRR)

The On Farm Readiness Review (OFRR) is a voluntary service offered by the NMSU-Cooperative Extension Service (CES) and the New Mexico Department of Agriculture (NMDA) to help producers assess their farm operation against the regulations of the Produce Safety Rule (PSR).

Request form is open and available.

More info...
For more information, contact Tracy Beck at 575-646-4402.
Jul 22-26
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Las Cruces
Animal and Range Science Camp

The Animal and Range Science Camp will be held July 22 - 26, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Knox Hall, 2980 South Espina Street.

This is a week long program designed for 7th to 10th graders. Students will engage in hands-on learning opportunities with current students and faculty. Workshops will cover a variety of topics including anatomy, nutrition, reproduction, and range science.

More info...
For more information, contact Hannah Swarthout at 575-646-2929.
Jul 24
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Albuquerque
Public Hearings On Hemp Regulations

The last Public Hearing On Hemp Regulations will be held July 24, 2 p.m., African American Pavilion, Expo NM, 300 San Pedro Drive NE.

Please see website for specific details and registration.

More info...
For more information, contact Tom Dean.
Jul 26-27
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Tucumcari
4-H | Quay County Rodeo

The 4-H | Quay County Rodeo will be held July 26 - 27. Rodeo entry deadline is July 12.

Further details coming soon!

More info...
For more information, contact Colette Mapes at 575-461-0562.
Jul 29Aug 2
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Las Cruces
Learning Games Lab

The Learning Games Lab will host the last summer session for 9 - 12 grades, July 29 - Aug. 2, 1 to 4:30 p.m., Gerald Thomas Hall, Rm. 173.

Lab consultants will participate in game design and multimedia activities, play games in development, and give our developers feedback to improve design.

More info...
For more information, contact Amanda Armstrong at 575-646-1076.
Jul 29Aug 2
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Las Cruces
Horsemanship Camp

The Horsemanship Camp will be held July 29 - Aug. 2, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., NMSU Equine Education Center, 750 Stewart Street.

Registration is $300 and includes all necessary equipment, snacks, and t-shirt. Participants will learn horsemanship skills and techniques with an emphasis on safety and fun! It will be a great week with lots of time in the saddle. Camp is geared toward youth ages 7-13 and will include hands on activities learning about equine health, nutrition, anatomy, and how to ride.

More info...
For more information, contact Hannah Swarthout at 575-646-2929.
Jul 31
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Alcalde
Fruit Tree Grafting Workshop

The Fruit Tree Grafting Workshop will be held July 31, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Alcalde Agriculture Science Center.

A presentation will be first and then a hands-on session. Bring a small, sharp knife or grafting knife to the hands-on session. The workshop is free and limited to 20 participants.

More info...
For more information, contact Anna Trujillo at 505-852-4241.

August 2019

Aug 1
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Acoma
Large Animal Rescue Demonstration

The Large Animal Rescue Demonstration will be held Aug. 1, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Acoma Pueblo Community Center, 25 Pinsbaari Drive.

As part of the activities of Acoma Ag Day, John Allen, NMSU's Extension agricultural agent in Socorro County, will conduct the demonstration with a life-size horse mannequin. Continuing education units will be offered for attending the event.

More info...
For more information, contact Tory Hougland at 505-852-0480.
Aug 3
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Farmington
Free Well Water Testing Event

The Free Well Water Testing Event will be held Aug. 3, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Farmington Museum, during the Farmington Growers Market.

Hosted by the NM Environment Department. The tests included are Electrical Conductivity, Sulfates, Nitrate, Arsenic, Fluoride, Iron and pH.

More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
Aug 6Oct 1
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Peralta
Healthy Cuisine Cooking Classes

The Healthy Cuisine Cooking Classes will be held Tuesdays, Aug. 6 - Oct. 1, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Peralta Methodist Church, Community Education Bldg, 25 Wesley Road.

The classes focus on lowering sugar, salt, and/or fat in the diet! A $10 participation fee covers handouts, supplies, and lunch!

  1. Aug. 6 - Healthy Greek/Mediterranean Cuisine (RSVP by Aug. 1)
  2. Sep. 17 - Healthy Asian Cuisine (RSVP by Sep. 12)
  3. Oct. 1 - Healthy Holiday Meals (RSVP by Sep. 26)
More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.
Aug 7
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Los Rancho de Albuquerque
Summer Fruit Tree Care Workshop

The Summer Fruit Tree Care Workshop will be held Aug. 7, 6 p.m., Larry P. Abraham Agri-Nature Center, 4920 Rio Grande Blvd NW.

Joran Viers, City of Albuquerque Forester and certified arborist, will speak about summer fruit tree care, thinning, watering, harvest, and other tips for your fruit trees. Cost is $5. Space limited to ~30 people. Plan to be outside. Please RSVP.

More info...
For more information, contact John Garlisch at 505-243-1386.
Aug 7
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Las Cruces
PSA Grower Training

The PSA (Produce Safety Alliance) Grower Training will be held Aug. 7, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Gerald Thomas Hall, Rm. 297, 940 College Drive.

Online registration available by credit card or check. Fee is $35 until Aug. 6 at noon; otherwise $50 at the door. Includes: lunch, training manual and certificate of course completion.

More info...
For more information, contact Tracy Beck at 575-646-4402.
Aug 8-9
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Farmington
NWNM Local Food Summit

The North West New Mexico Local Food Summit will be held Aug. 8-9, Farmington Civic Center.

Hosted by the Farmington Local Food Taskforce.

More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie Hopkins at 505-334-9496.
Aug 8
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Tucumcari
Field Day - Tucumcari

The Annual Field Day for Tucumcari will be held Aug. 8, registration at 4:30 p.m. with a catered dinner at 5:45 pm., Agricultural Science Center at Tucumcari.

The dinner program will feature guest speaker, Tom Sidwell, President, NM Cattle Growers Association. After dinner, a hay ride is planned to see our ongoing research projects. Refreshments will be served following the hay ride.

More info...
For more information, contact Leonard Lauriault at 575-461-1620.
Aug 9
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Las Cruces
TAP Series - Adult Lemonade Stand

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, once a month, at 100 West Cafe from 5 to 7 p.m. 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.

Parking: Please park in the lot off Knox St. across from (west of) Gerald Thomas Hall. Parking is free after 4:30 pm for our dinners and TAP series.

More info...
For more information, contact Katrinka Espinosa at 575-646-7324.
Aug 13
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Alamogordo
Large Animal Training

The Large Animal Training will be held Aug. 26, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Otero County Fairgrounds, 401 Fairgrounds Road.

Online registration is available by Aug. 9 at 5 p.m. Includes lunch and program.

More info...
For more information, contact Janet Witte, Sid Gordon at 575-646-5949 or 575-437-0231.
Aug 14-17
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Tucumcari
Quay County Fair

The Quay County Fair will be held Aug. 14 - 17.

Further details coming soon!

More info...
For more information, contact Colette Mapes at 575-461-0562.
Aug 21
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Belen
EANM Meeting - Caring for the Caregiver

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Aug. 21, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Hall.

Meetings are free and open to the public. This month's topic is: Caring for the Caregiver.

More info...
For more information, contact Anne-Marie Wilson at 505-565-3002.
Aug 21
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Los Ranchos de Albuquerueq
Growing Herbs Workshop

The Growing Herbs Workshop will be held Aug. 21, 6 p.m., Larry P. Abraham Agri-Nature Center, 4920 Rio Grande Blvd NW.

Sean Ludden, owner of Nepatla Herb Farm in the North Valley, will talk about growing culinary and medicinal herbs in the RIo Grande Valley. Cost is $5.

More info...
For more information, contact John Garlisch at 505-243-1386.
Aug 22-25
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Lordsburg
Hidalgo County Fair

The Hidalgo County Fair will be held Aug. 22 - 25.

More information is forthcoming!

More info...
For more information, contact Savannah Graves at 575-542-9291.
Aug 29Dec 5
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Peralta
Specialty Cooking Classes

The Specialty Cooking Classes will be held Thursdays, Aug. 29 - Dec. 5, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Peralta Methodist Church, Community Education Bldg, 25 Wesley Road.

The classes focuses on gaining skill or understanding of specific cuisines or food preparation methods. A $10 participation fee covers handouts, supplies, and lunch!

  1. Aug. 29 - Iron Chef (RSVP by Aug. 26)
  2. Nov. 14 - Holiday Tea (RSVP by Nov. 11)
  3. Dec. 5 - EASY Candy Making (RSVP by Dec. 2)
More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner at 505-565-3002.

September 2019

Sep 18
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Jarales
EANM Meeting - Valencia Flour Mill Tour

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Sep. 18, 10 a.m., Jarales.

Meetings are free and open to the public. This month's topic is: Valencia Flour Mill Tour.

More info...
For more information, contact Anne-Marie Wilson at 505-565-3002.

October 2019

Oct 3-5
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Las Cruces
NMSU Homecoming

The 2019 Homecoming celebrations will be held Oct. 3 - 5.

The week's activities end with the Homecoming football game Saturday, Oct. 5, against the Liberty University Flames.

More info...
For more information, contact Cindy Nicholson at 575-646-4665 .
Oct 3
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Roswell
Listening Sessions

The next Listening Session will be held Oct. 3, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.

The session will be part of the Eastern New Mexico State Fair (ENMSF), after the Beef Show.

More info...
For more information, contact Leigh Ann Marez at 575-762-1052.
Oct 16
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Belen
EANM Meeting - ABO

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Oct. 16, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Hall.

Meetings are free and open to the public. This month's topic is: ABO.

More info...
For more information, contact Anne-Marie Wilson at 505-565-3002.

November 2019

Nov 6-8
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El Paso
Chihuahuan Desert Conference

The Chihuahuan Desert Conference will be held Nov. 6 - 8, El Paso Zoo, 4001 East Paisano Drive.

This conference hopes to bring together scientists, students, academics, land managers, and the public to build relationships and protect treasured public lands for future generations.

More info...
For more information, contact Gary Roemer at 575-646-3394.
Nov 19-21
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Reno, NV
Western Alfalfa and Forage Conference

The WAF Conference will be held Nov. 19 - 21, 8 am. to 5 p.m.

Further details forthcoming!

For more information, contact Leonard Lauriault at 575-461-1620.
Nov 20
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Belen
EANM Meeting - Christmas Ideas

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Nov. 20, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Hall.

Meetings are free and open to the public. This month's topic is: Christmas Ideas.

More info...
For more information, contact Anne-Marie Wilson at 505-565-3002.

January 2020

Jan 15-17
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Las Cruces
CES In-Service

The CES In-Service will be held Jan. 15 - 17.

The Extension In-Service is for agents and specialists and will provide an excellent opportunity not only for subject matter training but also the opportunity to network with colleagues.

More information is forthcoming!

More info...
For more information, contact Jon Boren at 575-646-2874.

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.

July 2019

Jul 24
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Albuquerque
Public Hearings On Hemp Regulations

The last Public Hearing On Hemp Regulations will be held July 24, 2 p.m., African American Pavilion, Expo NM, 300 San Pedro Drive NE.

Please see website for specific details and registration.

More info...
For more information, contact Tom Dean.

August 2019

Aug 7
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Los Rancho de Albuquerque
Summer Fruit Tree Care Workshop

The Summer Fruit Tree Care Workshop will be held Aug. 7, 6 p.m., Larry P. Abraham Agri-Nature Center, 4920 Rio Grande Blvd NW.

Joran Viers, City of Albuquerque Forester and certified arborist, will speak about summer fruit tree care, thinning, watering, harvest, and other tips for your fruit trees. Cost is $5. Space limited to ~30 people. Plan to be outside. Please RSVP.

More info...
For more information, contact John Garlisch at 505-243-1386.
Aug 9
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Las Cruces
TAP Series - Adult Lemonade Stand

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, once a month, at 100 West Cafe from 5 to 7 p.m. 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.

Parking: Please park in the lot off Knox St. across from (west of) Gerald Thomas Hall. Parking is free after 4:30 pm for our dinners and TAP series.

More info...
For more information, contact Katrinka Espinosa at 575-646-7324.
Aug 21
Map Icon for Los Ranchos de Albuquerueq
Los Ranchos de Albuquerueq
Growing Herbs Workshop

The Growing Herbs Workshop will be held Aug. 21, 6 p.m., Larry P. Abraham Agri-Nature Center, 4920 Rio Grande Blvd NW.

Sean Ludden, owner of Nepatla Herb Farm in the North Valley, will talk about growing culinary and medicinal herbs in the RIo Grande Valley. Cost is $5.

More info...
For more information, contact John Garlisch at 505-243-1386.