Calendar of Torrance County Events

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

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Events in counties surrounding Torrance 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 Torrance County.

April 2020

Apr 1-15
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Belen
The StrongWomen Program

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, some of the events in this series may be postponed until further notice.

The StrongWomen Program will be held Mondays and Wednesdays, Apr. 1 - 15, 10 to 11:30 am, Eagle Park Community Center, 305 Eagle Lane.

The StrongWomen Program is a national evidence-based community exercise and nutrition program targeted to midlife and older women. The program was designed to help women maintain muscle mass, strength, and function as they age. This program is open to men and women of any age. $10 fee and a physicians authorization is required at the first attended class of the 12 week series.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Apr 2
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Zoom
Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop

The Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop will be held Apr. 2, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us virtually via Zoom as we help individuals and families navigate the COVID-19 outbreak from a financial standpoint. The session today will cover:

  • Understanding financial impacts of COVID-19 to the average household/family and preparing for the coming weeks
  • Accessing stimulus and emergency fund opportunities offered by the Federal or State government
  • Creating a spending plan to maximize current income and savings

Workshop created in partnership with Bryce Jorgensen

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562 .
Apr 3-24
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Socorro
Kitchen Creations - Socorro

The Kitchen Creations - Socorro will be held Fridays, Apr. 3 - 24, 1 p.m. Please call the County Extension Office for location.

Kitchen Creations is a free cooking school for adults with diabetes and their adult family members/caregivers. In four sessions, participants learn how to plan and make meals that are balanced to manage diabetes. They receive a manual, two cookbooks, portion size tools, and more. Please call the County Extension Office for the times and location.

Kitchen Creations is free to participants through funding from the NM Department of Health Diabetes Prevention and Control Program and the NMSU Cooperative Extension Service.

More info...
For more information, contact Guadalupe Rincones at 575-835-0610.
Apr 4
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Los Ranchos de Albuquerque
Soil Sponges Workshop

Cancelled.

More info...
For more information, contact John Garlisch at 505-243-1386.
Apr 8-29
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Albuquerque
Kitchen Creations - Albuquerque

The Kitchen Creations - Albuquerque will be held Wednesdays, Apr. 8 - 29, 9 a.m. Please call the County Extension Office for location.

Kitchen Creations is a free cooking school for adults with diabetes and their adult family members/caregivers. In four sessions, participants learn how to plan and make meals that are balanced to manage diabetes. They receive a manual, two cookbooks, portion size tools, and more. Please call the County Extension Office for the times and location.

Kitchen Creations is free to participants through funding from the NM Department of Health Diabetes Prevention and Control Program and the NMSU Cooperative Extension Service.

More info...
For more information, contact Dianne Christensen at 505-243-1386.
Apr 9
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Zoom
Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop

The Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop will be held Apr. 9, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us virtually via Zoom as we help individuals and families navigate the COVID-19 outbreak from a financial standpoint. The session today will cover:

  • Making wise shopping/purchasing decisions
  • How to navigate deferring credit card, auto, mortgage and other payments
  • Deciphering interest rate offers and changes

Workshop created in partnership with Bryce Jorgensen

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562.
Apr 15
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Belen
EANM Program: Honey Bee Farms

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Apr. 15, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Lodge, 607 Goebel Avenue.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Honey Bee Farms.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Apr 16
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Zoom
Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop

The Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop will be held Apr. 16, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us virtually via Zoom as we help individuals and families navigate the COVID-19 outbreak from a financial standpoint. The session today will cover:

  • Efficiency and planning in managing your household expenses and habits
  • What it means to tap into retirement and other savings accounts

Workshop created in partnership with Bryce Jorgensen

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562.
Apr 16May 14
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Santa Fe
Kitchen Creations (Spanish) - Santa Fe

The Kitchen Creations (Spanish) - Santa Fe will be held Apr. 16, May 14, 9 a.m. Please call the County Extension Office for location.

Kitchen Creations is a free cooking school for adults with diabetes and their adult family members/caregivers. In four sessions, participants learn how to plan and make meals that are balanced to manage diabetes. They receive a manual, two cookbooks, portion size tools, and more. Please call the County Extension Office for the times and location.

Kitchen Creations is free to participants through funding from the NM Department of Health Diabetes Prevention and Control Program and the NMSU Cooperative Extension Service.

More info...
For more information, contact Lourdes Olivas at 575-646-5763.
Apr 18
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: All About Roses

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held Apr. 18, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: All About Roses.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Apr 23
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Zoom
Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop

The Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop will be held Apr. 23, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us virtually via Zoom as we help individuals and families navigate the COVID-19 outbreak from a financial standpoint. The session today will cover:

  • Other areas that arise from our discussions or changes happening.
  • Q&A

Workshop created in partnership with Bryce Jorgensen

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562.
Apr 23-30
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Santa Fe
Kitchen Creations - Santa Fe

The Kitchen Creations - Santa Fe will be held Apr. 23 and Apr. 30, 9 a.m. Please call the County Extension Office for location.

Kitchen Creations is a free cooking school for adults with diabetes and their adult family members/caregivers. In two sessions, participants learn how to plan and make meals that are balanced to manage diabetes. They receive a manual, two cookbooks, portion size tools, and more.

Kitchen Creations is free to participants through funding from the NM Department of Health Diabetes Prevention and Control Program and the NMSU Cooperative Extension Service.

More info...
For more information, contact Cydney Martin at 505-471-4711.

May 2020

May 6
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Albuquerque, NM
ICAN SNAP-Ed State Conference

More information to follow

For more information, contact Brenda Weatherford at 575-648-2311.
May 16
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Garden Insects

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held May 16, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Garden Insects.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
May 18-20
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Albuquerque
AgriFuture Educational Institute

The AgriFuture Educational Institute will be held May 18 - 20, Embassy Suites,1000 Woodward Place NE.

Do you have a passion for agriculture and a desire to learn about opportunities within the industry? The conference will feature breakout sessions, educational agricultural speakers, dinner with mentors, networking opportunities, and more.

All NMSU students may register for the conference as a Future agriculture producer for $50, which includes a two-night hotel stay. Current agriculture producers and mentors may attend for $100. Exhibitor booth space is available for $250. Sponsored by NMDA, based at NMSU, and a dozen other NM agencies and agriculture organizations.

More info...
For more information, contact Kristie Garcia at 575-646-2804.
May 20
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Los Lunas
EANM Program: Chocolate Therapy

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held May 20, 9:30 a.m., Valencia CES Office, 404 Courthouse Road.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Chocolate Therapy.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
May 31Jun 28
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Santa Fe
Master Food Preservation Series

The Master Food Preservation Series will be held Thursdays, May 31 - June 28, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Santa Fe County Extension Office, 3229 Rodeo Road.

Come join us for science-based, hands-on learning. You can become a certified Master Food Preserver. Online registration available! Fee is $200 for the first 12 participants.

More info...
For more information, contact Cydney Martin at 505-471-4711.

June 2020

Jun 16
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TBA
EANM Program: Abo Tour

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held June 16, time and location, TBA.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Abo Tour.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Jun 20
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Garden Weeds

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held June 20, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Garden Weeds.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.

July 2020

Jul 15
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Belen
EANM Program: Ag. to School

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held July 15, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Lodge, 607 Goebel Avenue.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Ag. to School.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Jul 18
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Identifying Plant Damage Source

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held July 18, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Identifying Plant Damage Source.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.

August 2020

Aug 15
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Planting Fall Vegetables and Cover Crops

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held Aug. 15, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Planting Fall Vegetables and Cover Crops.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Aug 19
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Belen
EANM Program: Membership Tea

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Aug. 19, time TBA, Harvey House, 104 N. 1st Street.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Membership Tea.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.

September 2020

Sep 16
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Belen
EANM Program: Dr. Ralph Melzer

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Sep. 16, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Lodge, 607 Goebel Avenue.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Dr. Ralph Melzer.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Sep 19
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Hoop House Construction

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held Sep. 19, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Hoop House Construction.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.

October 2020

Oct 14
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Socorro
EANM Program: Mineral Museum

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Oct. 14, time, TBA, NM Tech, 801 Leroy Place.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Mineral Museum.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Oct 17
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Tree and Shrub Planting

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held Oct. 17, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Tree and Shrub Planting.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.

November 2020

Nov 18
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Belen
EANM Program: Christmas Ideas

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Nov. 18, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Hall.

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

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Nov 21
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Winter Plant Care

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held Nov. 21, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Winter Plant Care.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.

December 2020

Dec 16
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TBA
EANM Program: Christmas Party

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Dec. 16, time and location, TBA.

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

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez 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.

March 2020

Mar 31Dec 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 Janet Witte at 575-646-5949.

April 2020

Apr 1-15
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Belen
The StrongWomen Program

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, some of the events in this series may be postponed until further notice.

The StrongWomen Program will be held Mondays and Wednesdays, Apr. 1 - 15, 10 to 11:30 am, Eagle Park Community Center, 305 Eagle Lane.

The StrongWomen Program is a national evidence-based community exercise and nutrition program targeted to midlife and older women. The program was designed to help women maintain muscle mass, strength, and function as they age. This program is open to men and women of any age. $10 fee and a physicians authorization is required at the first attended class of the 12 week series.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Apr 2
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Zoom
Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop

The Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop will be held Apr. 2, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us virtually via Zoom as we help individuals and families navigate the COVID-19 outbreak from a financial standpoint. The session today will cover:

  • Understanding financial impacts of COVID-19 to the average household/family and preparing for the coming weeks
  • Accessing stimulus and emergency fund opportunities offered by the Federal or State government
  • Creating a spending plan to maximize current income and savings

Workshop created in partnership with Bryce Jorgensen

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562 .
Apr 2-30
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Tucumcari
Strong Seniors Stay Young Class

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, some of the events in this series may be postponed until further notice.

The Strong Seniors Stay Young Class will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays, Apr. 2 - 30, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Mesalands Community College, A-219.

Registration cost is $20; to be paid the first day of class! Come by the Quay County Extension Office to pick up an enrollment packet. Space is limited, so do not delay!

More info...
For more information, contact Colette Mapes at 575-461-0562.
Apr 3-24
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Alamogordo
Kitchen Creations - Alamogordo

The Kitchen Creations - Alamogordo will be held Apr. 3 - 24. Please call the County Extension Office for time and location.

Kitchen Creations is a free cooking school for adults with diabetes and their adult family members/caregivers. In four sessions, participants learn how to plan and make meals that are balanced to manage diabetes. They receive a manual, two cookbooks, portion size tools, and more. Please call the County Extension Office for the times and location.

Kitchen Creations is free to participants through funding from the NM Department of Health Diabetes Prevention and Control Program and the NMSU Cooperative Extension Service.

More info...
For more information, contact Kelly Knight at 575-437-0231.
Apr 3-24
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Socorro
Kitchen Creations - Socorro

The Kitchen Creations - Socorro will be held Fridays, Apr. 3 - 24, 1 p.m. Please call the County Extension Office for location.

Kitchen Creations is a free cooking school for adults with diabetes and their adult family members/caregivers. In four sessions, participants learn how to plan and make meals that are balanced to manage diabetes. They receive a manual, two cookbooks, portion size tools, and more. Please call the County Extension Office for the times and location.

Kitchen Creations is free to participants through funding from the NM Department of Health Diabetes Prevention and Control Program and the NMSU Cooperative Extension Service.

More info...
For more information, contact Guadalupe Rincones at 575-835-0610.
Apr 4
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Las Cruces
ACES Open House

Postponed until further notice.

More info...
For more information, contact Priscilla Bloomquist at 575-646-2877.
Apr 4
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Los Ranchos de Albuquerque
Soil Sponges Workshop

Cancelled.

More info...
For more information, contact John Garlisch at 505-243-1386.
Apr 6-27
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Los Alamos
Kitchen Creations - Los Alamos

The Kitchen Creations - Los Alamos will be held Mondays, Apr. 6 - 27, 5:30 p.m. Please call the County Extension Office for location.

Kitchen Creations is a free cooking school for adults with diabetes and their adult family members/caregivers. In four sessions, participants learn how to plan and make meals that are balanced to manage diabetes. They receive a manual, two cookbooks, portion size tools, and more. Please call the County Extension Office for the times and location.

Kitchen Creations is free to participants through funding from the NM Department of Health Diabetes Prevention and Control Program and the NMSU Cooperative Extension Service.

More info...
For more information, contact Desaree Jimenez at 505-662-2656.
Apr 7-28
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Las Cruces
Kitchen Creations - Las Cruces

The Kitchen Creations - Las Cruces will be held Tuesdays, Apr. 7 - 28, 5:30 p.m. Please call the County Extension Office for location.

Kitchen Creations is a free cooking school for adults with diabetes and their adult family members/caregivers. In four sessions, participants learn how to plan and make meals that are balanced to manage diabetes. They receive a manual, two cookbooks, portion size tools, and more. Please call the County Extension Office for the times and location.

Kitchen Creations is free to participants through funding from the NM Department of Health Diabetes Prevention and Control Program and the NMSU Cooperative Extension Service.

More info...
For more information, contact Bea Favela at 575-525-6649.
Apr 8-29
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Albuquerque
Kitchen Creations - Albuquerque

The Kitchen Creations - Albuquerque will be held Wednesdays, Apr. 8 - 29, 9 a.m. Please call the County Extension Office for location.

Kitchen Creations is a free cooking school for adults with diabetes and their adult family members/caregivers. In four sessions, participants learn how to plan and make meals that are balanced to manage diabetes. They receive a manual, two cookbooks, portion size tools, and more. Please call the County Extension Office for the times and location.

Kitchen Creations is free to participants through funding from the NM Department of Health Diabetes Prevention and Control Program and the NMSU Cooperative Extension Service.

More info...
For more information, contact Dianne Christensen at 505-243-1386.
Apr 9
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Zoom
Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop

The Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop will be held Apr. 9, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us virtually via Zoom as we help individuals and families navigate the COVID-19 outbreak from a financial standpoint. The session today will cover:

  • Making wise shopping/purchasing decisions
  • How to navigate deferring credit card, auto, mortgage and other payments
  • Deciphering interest rate offers and changes

Workshop created in partnership with Bryce Jorgensen

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562.
Apr 10-26
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Various
NMSU Rodeo Team Competitions

The NMSU Rodeo Team Competitions will be held as follows:

  • Apr. 10 - 11 - Payson, AZ
  • Apr. 24 - 26 - Socorro, NM
More info...
For more information, contact Logan Corbett at 575-646-3659.
Apr 15
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Belen
EANM Program: Honey Bee Farms

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Apr. 15, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Lodge, 607 Goebel Avenue.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Honey Bee Farms.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Apr 16
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Zoom
Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop

The Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop will be held Apr. 16, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us virtually via Zoom as we help individuals and families navigate the COVID-19 outbreak from a financial standpoint. The session today will cover:

  • Efficiency and planning in managing your household expenses and habits
  • What it means to tap into retirement and other savings accounts

Workshop created in partnership with Bryce Jorgensen

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562.
Apr 16
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Las Cruces
FSPCA Hybrid Training Course - April

Postponed until further notice.

More info...
For more information, contact Nancy Flores at 575-646-1179.
Apr 16May 14
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Santa Fe
Kitchen Creations (Spanish) - Santa Fe

The Kitchen Creations (Spanish) - Santa Fe will be held Apr. 16, May 14, 9 a.m. Please call the County Extension Office for location.

Kitchen Creations is a free cooking school for adults with diabetes and their adult family members/caregivers. In four sessions, participants learn how to plan and make meals that are balanced to manage diabetes. They receive a manual, two cookbooks, portion size tools, and more. Please call the County Extension Office for the times and location.

Kitchen Creations is free to participants through funding from the NM Department of Health Diabetes Prevention and Control Program and the NMSU Cooperative Extension Service.

More info...
For more information, contact Lourdes Olivas at 575-646-5763.
Apr 18
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: All About Roses

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held Apr. 18, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: All About Roses.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Apr 21
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Las Cruces
Chef Artist Dinner and Silent Auction

Postponed until further notice.

More info...
For more information, contact Jacqueline Talavera at 575-646-5995.
Apr 22
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Las Cruces
Climate Change Seminar

The next Climate Change Seminar will be held Apr. 22, 7 p.m., Rio Grande Theatre, 211 Main Street.

Dr. Leah Gerber will address two important questions: Should limited funding be used primarily to prevent imminent extinction? vs. Should funds be allocated to maximize species recovery over the long term? Her presentation is titled, Knowledge to Outcomes in Global Biodiversity Conservation.

More info...
For more information, contact Lara Prihodko at 575-646-6134.
Apr 23
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Zoom
Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop

The Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop will be held Apr. 23, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us virtually via Zoom as we help individuals and families navigate the COVID-19 outbreak from a financial standpoint. The session today will cover:

  • Other areas that arise from our discussions or changes happening.
  • Q&A

Workshop created in partnership with Bryce Jorgensen

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562.
Apr 23-30
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Santa Fe
Kitchen Creations - Santa Fe

The Kitchen Creations - Santa Fe will be held Apr. 23 and Apr. 30, 9 a.m. Please call the County Extension Office for location.

Kitchen Creations is a free cooking school for adults with diabetes and their adult family members/caregivers. In two sessions, participants learn how to plan and make meals that are balanced to manage diabetes. They receive a manual, two cookbooks, portion size tools, and more.

Kitchen Creations is free to participants through funding from the NM Department of Health Diabetes Prevention and Control Program and the NMSU Cooperative Extension Service.

More info...
For more information, contact Cydney Martin at 505-471-4711.
Apr 24
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Las Cruces
Climate Action Boot Camp for Professionals

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, registration for this event has been postponed for a later date.

The Climate Action Boot Camp for Professionals will be held Apr. 24, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., NMSU Fabian Garcia Research Center, 113 West University Avenue.

Online registration available with credit card or check. Fee is $199 and includes lunch and text. Deadline to register is Apr. 23 at 5 PM.

More info...
For more information, contact David DuBois at 575-646-2974.
Apr 25
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Alamogordo
Otero County Equine Expo

The Otero County Equine Expo will be held Apr. 25, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Otero County Fairgrounds, 401 Fairgrounds Road.

Free and open to all youth and adults who would like to better their horsemanship skills. Activities include: instructed riding, sessions, workshops, networking, lunch, and prizes. Online registration available until April 17. Limited to the first 30 registrants.

More info...
For more information, contact Heidi Crnkovic at 575-437-0231.

May 2020

May 6
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Albuquerque, NM
ICAN SNAP-Ed State Conference

More information to follow

For more information, contact Brenda Weatherford at 575-648-2311.
May 11
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Las Cruces
Enhanced Skill Building Workshop

The Enhanced Skill Building Workshop will be held May 11, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Location TBA.

Online registration available with credit card or check. Registration fee is $75. Deadline to register is April 27.

More info...
For more information, contact Janet Witte at 575-646-5949.
May 12-13
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Las Cruces
Western Regional Center to Enhance Food Safety Annual Meeting

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, this event has been cancelled.

The Western Regional Center to Enhance Food Safety Annual Meeting will be held May 12 - 13, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Las Cruces Convention Center, 680 East University Avenue.

Online registration available with credit card or check. Registration fee is $175. Deadline to register is April 27.

More info...
For more information, contact Janet Witte at 575-646-5949.
May 16
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Garden Insects

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held May 16, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Garden Insects.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
May 18-20
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Albuquerque
AgriFuture Educational Institute

The AgriFuture Educational Institute will be held May 18 - 20, Embassy Suites,1000 Woodward Place NE.

Do you have a passion for agriculture and a desire to learn about opportunities within the industry? The conference will feature breakout sessions, educational agricultural speakers, dinner with mentors, networking opportunities, and more.

All NMSU students may register for the conference as a Future agriculture producer for $50, which includes a two-night hotel stay. Current agriculture producers and mentors may attend for $100. Exhibitor booth space is available for $250. Sponsored by NMDA, based at NMSU, and a dozen other NM agencies and agriculture organizations.

More info...
For more information, contact Kristie Garcia at 575-646-2804.
May 20
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Los Lunas
EANM Program: Chocolate Therapy

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held May 20, 9:30 a.m., Valencia CES Office, 404 Courthouse Road.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Chocolate Therapy.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
May 21-22
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Las Cruces
Hemp Conference

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, registration for the 2020 Hemp Conference has been postponed until April 6, 2020.

The Hemp Conference will be held May 21 - 22, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Las Cruces Convention Center, 680 East University Avenue. A reception will be held May 20, 5 to 8 p.m., Courtyard by Marriott.

Many topics to be discussed like the cultivation of hemp for CBD oil, fiber, food products, and NMDA/USDA regulations. Online registration available. Payment options: credit card or check only! Sponsor and vendor options also available. Registration is limited to first 350 people.

More info...
For more information, contact Jeff Anderson at 575-525-6649.
May 27-30
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Las Cruces
Windmill Technology Certification Workshop

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, this event has been cancelled.

The Windmill Technology Certification Workshop will be held May 27 - 30, 12 p.m., Agricultural Institute, 725 College Drive.

Join us 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.

More info...
For more information, contact Pam Robeson at 575-646-5960.
May 31Jun 28
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Santa Fe
Master Food Preservation Series

The Master Food Preservation Series will be held Thursdays, May 31 - June 28, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Santa Fe County Extension Office, 3229 Rodeo Road.

Come join us for science-based, hands-on learning. You can become a certified Master Food Preserver. Online registration available! Fee is $200 for the first 12 participants.

More info...
For more information, contact Cydney Martin at 505-471-4711.

June 2020

Jun 4
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Las Cruces
FSPCA Hybrid Training Course - June

An FSPCA Hybrid Training Course will be held June 4, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., NMSU Gerald Thomas Hall, 940 College Drive, Room 360.

Online registration available with credit card, check, or at-the-door. Cost is $300 and includes instruction, manual with materials, and AFDO certificate. NOT Included: Lunch, lodging, airfare, and travel costs.

More info...
For more information, contact Nancy Flores at 575-646-1179.
Jun 5
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Las Cruces
TAP Series - Top Gun

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, 5 to 7 p.m. at 100 West Cafe 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. But you will need a permit for the lunches. The E-Permit is a free single-day permit. For more information on all parking options, please go to https://park.nmsu.edu/visitor.

More info...
For more information, contact Jacqueline Talavera at 575-646-7324.
Jun 7-12
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Cimarron
Youth Ranch Management Camp

The Youth Ranch Management Camp will be held June 7 - 12 at the CS Ranch.

Youth, ages 15 - 19, will have an opportunity to learn the agricultural science and technical know-how behind ranching at the camp. Registration fee is $300 and online application is due Apr. 10. Visit https://nmyrm.nmsu.edu/ for more information and to apply.

More info...
For more information, contact Jack Blandford at 575-546-8806.
Jun 16
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TBA
EANM Program: Abo Tour

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held June 16, time and location, TBA.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Abo Tour.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Jun 16-19
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Las Cruces
NACTA Conference

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, this event has been cancelled.

The NACTA Conference will be held June 16 - 19, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Las Cruces Convention Center, 680 East University Avenue.

The Hot Chile - Cool Learning theme conference will include scientific oral and poster presentations, annual business meeting, awards, and tours. Fees for early, regular, and late registration available for members, non-members, students, and more. Online registration available. Payment options: credit card or check only! Checks must be received by May 15.

More info...
For more information, contact John Campbell at 575-646-6180.
Jun 20
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Garden Weeds

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held June 20, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Garden Weeds.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Jun 25-27
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Las Cruces
Ag Tech Camp

The Ag Tech Camp will be held June 25 - 27, 1 p.m., ACES (Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences) College, 2980 S. Espina Street.

The interactive hands-on camp is designed to introduce students (ages 15 - 18) to the technology and innovations that are currently being used for food production and environmental sustainability. Online registration available with credit card or check. Fee is $180 and includes all meals and lodging.

More info...
For more information, contact Marcy Ward at 575-646-5947.

July 2020

Jul 15
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Belen
EANM Program: Ag. to School

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held July 15, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Lodge, 607 Goebel Avenue.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Ag. to School.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Jul 18
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Identifying Plant Damage Source

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held July 18, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Identifying Plant Damage Source.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.

August 2020

Aug 4
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Tucumcari
Field Day - Tucumcari ASC

The Field Day will be held Aug. 4, registration at 4:30 p.m., Tucumcari ASC (Agricultural Science center).

The evening program begins with a speaker and free catered dinner at 5:30 p.m. Dinner is sponsored by local businesses and served by the Quay County Roadrunners 4-H Club.

After dinner, presentations of ongoing research projects will be made on a hay ride tour. The event ends with an ice cream bar social back at the barn. All ages have enjoyed the program in the past. Everyone welcome!

More info...
For more information, contact Leonard Lauriault at 575-461-1620.
Aug 15
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Planting Fall Vegetables and Cover Crops

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held Aug. 15, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Planting Fall Vegetables and Cover Crops.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Aug 19
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Belen
EANM Program: Membership Tea

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Aug. 19, time TBA, Harvey House, 104 N. 1st Street.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Membership Tea.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.

September 2020

Sep 3
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Hobbs
Pesticide App Workshop - Hobbs

A Pesticide Applicators Workshop will be held Sep. 3, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., New Mexico Junior College, 5317 N Lovington Hwy.

Registration fee is $50 or $60 at-the-door. Online registration available with credit card. Workshop is for current license holders with 5 CEUs available or new trainees (pre-license training).

More info...
For more information, contact Phillip Lujan at 575-646-1715.
Sep 16
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Belen
EANM Program: Dr. Ralph Melzer

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Sep. 16, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Lodge, 607 Goebel Avenue.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Dr. Ralph Melzer.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Sep 19
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Hoop House Construction

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held Sep. 19, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Hoop House Construction.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Sep 24
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Farmington
Pesticide App Workshop - Farmington

A Pesticide Applicators Workshop will be held Sep. 24, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., McGee Park, 41 Road 5568.

Registration fee is $50 or $60 at-the-door. Online registration available with credit card. Workshop is for current license holders with 5 CEUs available or new trainees (pre-license training).

More info...
For more information, contact Phillip Lujan at 575-646-1715.

October 2020

Oct 12-15
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Las Cruces
Western Pecan Short Course

The Western Pecan Short Course will be held Oct. 12 - 15, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Road.

Three full days in the classroom with lectures to cover horticulture, pest control, economics, and related aspects of pecan production from start to finish, plus a full-day field trip to pecan farms. Registration includes binders with print-outs of presentation slides, lunch and refreshments each day, and field trip transportation. Online registration available with credit card or check. Early registration fee of $350 includes course and field trip.

More info...
For more information, contact Laurie Novak at 575-646-1715.
Oct 14
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Socorro
EANM Program: Mineral Museum

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Oct. 14, time, TBA, NM Tech, 801 Leroy Place.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Mineral Museum.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Oct 17
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Tree and Shrub Planting

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held Oct. 17, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Tree and Shrub Planting.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.

November 2020

Nov 18
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Belen
EANM Program: Christmas Ideas

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Nov. 18, 9:30 a.m., Belen Masonic Hall.

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

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.
Nov 21
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Bosque Farms
Gardening Survival Series: Winter Plant Care

The Gardening Survival Series monthly meeting will be held Nov. 21, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Bosque Farms Public Library, 1455 W. Bosque Loop.

Meetings and programs are open to the public. This month's topic is: Winter Plant Care.

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez at 505-565-3002.

December 2020

Dec 16
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TBA
EANM Program: Christmas Party

The Extension Association of NM (EANM) monthly meeting will be held Dec. 16, time and location, TBA.

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

More info...
For more information, contact Brenda Velasquez 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.

April 2020

Apr 2
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Zoom
Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop

The Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop will be held Apr. 2, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us virtually via Zoom as we help individuals and families navigate the COVID-19 outbreak from a financial standpoint. The session today will cover:

  • Understanding financial impacts of COVID-19 to the average household/family and preparing for the coming weeks
  • Accessing stimulus and emergency fund opportunities offered by the Federal or State government
  • Creating a spending plan to maximize current income and savings

Workshop created in partnership with Bryce Jorgensen

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562 .
Apr 4
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Las Cruces
ACES Open House

Postponed until further notice.

More info...
For more information, contact Priscilla Bloomquist at 575-646-2877.
Apr 9
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Zoom
Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop

The Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop will be held Apr. 9, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us virtually via Zoom as we help individuals and families navigate the COVID-19 outbreak from a financial standpoint. The session today will cover:

  • Making wise shopping/purchasing decisions
  • How to navigate deferring credit card, auto, mortgage and other payments
  • Deciphering interest rate offers and changes

Workshop created in partnership with Bryce Jorgensen

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562.
Apr 16
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Zoom
Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop

The Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop will be held Apr. 16, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us virtually via Zoom as we help individuals and families navigate the COVID-19 outbreak from a financial standpoint. The session today will cover:

  • Efficiency and planning in managing your household expenses and habits
  • What it means to tap into retirement and other savings accounts

Workshop created in partnership with Bryce Jorgensen

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562.
Apr 21
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Las Cruces
Chef Artist Dinner and Silent Auction

Postponed until further notice.

More info...
For more information, contact Jacqueline Talavera at 575-646-5995.
Apr 23
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Zoom
Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop

The Financially Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak - Virtual Workshop will be held Apr. 23, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Join us virtually via Zoom as we help individuals and families navigate the COVID-19 outbreak from a financial standpoint. The session today will cover:

  • Other areas that arise from our discussions or changes happening.
  • Q&A

Workshop created in partnership with Bryce Jorgensen

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562.
Apr 24
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Las Cruces
Climate Action Boot Camp for Professionals

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, registration for this event has been postponed for a later date.

The Climate Action Boot Camp for Professionals will be held Apr. 24, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., NMSU Fabian Garcia Research Center, 113 West University Avenue.

Online registration available with credit card or check. Fee is $199 and includes lunch and text. Deadline to register is Apr. 23 at 5 PM.

More info...
For more information, contact David DuBois at 575-646-2974.
Apr 25
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Alamogordo
Otero County Equine Expo

The Otero County Equine Expo will be held Apr. 25, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Otero County Fairgrounds, 401 Fairgrounds Road.

Free and open to all youth and adults who would like to better their horsemanship skills. Activities include: instructed riding, sessions, workshops, networking, lunch, and prizes. Online registration available until April 17. Limited to the first 30 registrants.

More info...
For more information, contact Heidi Crnkovic at 575-437-0231.

May 2020

May 18-20
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Albuquerque
AgriFuture Educational Institute

The AgriFuture Educational Institute will be held May 18 - 20, Embassy Suites,1000 Woodward Place NE.

Do you have a passion for agriculture and a desire to learn about opportunities within the industry? The conference will feature breakout sessions, educational agricultural speakers, dinner with mentors, networking opportunities, and more.

All NMSU students may register for the conference as a Future agriculture producer for $50, which includes a two-night hotel stay. Current agriculture producers and mentors may attend for $100. Exhibitor booth space is available for $250. Sponsored by NMDA, based at NMSU, and a dozen other NM agencies and agriculture organizations.

More info...
For more information, contact Kristie Garcia at 575-646-2804.

June 2020

Jun 16-19
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Las Cruces
NACTA Conference

NOTE: Due to COVID-19, this event has been cancelled.

The NACTA Conference will be held June 16 - 19, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Las Cruces Convention Center, 680 East University Avenue.

The Hot Chile - Cool Learning theme conference will include scientific oral and poster presentations, annual business meeting, awards, and tours. Fees for early, regular, and late registration available for members, non-members, students, and more. Online registration available. Payment options: credit card or check only! Checks must be received by May 15.

More info...
For more information, contact John Campbell at 575-646-6180.

October 2020

Oct 12-15
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Las Cruces
Western Pecan Short Course

The Western Pecan Short Course will be held Oct. 12 - 15, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Road.

Three full days in the classroom with lectures to cover horticulture, pest control, economics, and related aspects of pecan production from start to finish, plus a full-day field trip to pecan farms. Registration includes binders with print-outs of presentation slides, lunch and refreshments each day, and field trip transportation. Online registration available with credit card or check. Early registration fee of $350 includes course and field trip.

More info...
For more information, contact Laurie Novak at 575-646-1715.