Bernalillo County Cooperative Extension Service Food, Nutrition & Health

Ongoing Classes

As seen on KRQE

Recipes and Resources shared on KRQE Morning Segment

Feb 25, 2019 with Cindy Davies

Past Recipe Archive

Craft a Healthy Lifestyle in 2019!

Pre-Registration Required for all Classes by calling 505-243-1386 or email: If applicable, payment due 3 weeks before program date.

National Diabetes Prevention Program

Albuquerque - Tuesdays January 15, 2019 thru April 30, 2019 - Extension office 9:00-10:30 AM

Tijeras - Thursdays Jan 17, 2019 thru May 2, 2019 - Vista Grande Community Center 9am-10:15am

Cost Free. RSVP for class.

Fit For Life- Strength, Agility, Balance, and Flexibility Classes

Wednesdays, January 16, 23, 30 from 9:30-11:00 AM at the Extension Office

Cost Free. RSVP for class.

Kitchen Creations - Type 2 Diabetes Cooking School

Wednesdays, Feb 6, 13, 20, 27 from 9AM - noon at the Extension Office

Wednesdays, April 3, 10, 17, 24 from 9AM - noon at the Extension Office

Thursdays, April 4, 11, 18, 25 from 12-3 PM at Forrest Meadow Baptist Church, Tijeras, NM

Cost Free. RSVP for class.

Healthy Cooking for One or Two

Wednesday, March 20 from 9:00AM-12:00PM at the Extension Office

Cost $10.00. RSVP for class.

Summer Food Preservation Classes

2019 Summer Food Preservation Classes

  • All Classes at the Bernalillo County Extension Office 1510 Menaul Blvd Ext NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107

  • All classes limited. Please RSVP by calling 505-243-1386

  • Cost $15

  • June 12 -- Water Bath Canning Jam and Jelly

  • June 26 -- Water Bath Canning for Tomatoes and Fruits

  • June 27 -- Pressure Canning Vegetables

  • Aug 7 -- Freezing and Drying Food

  • Aug 14 -- Water Bath Canning Jam and Jelly

  • Aug 16 -- Water Bath Canning Salsa and Pickles

  • Aug 21 -- Water Bath canning Tomatoes and Fruits

  • Aug 22 -- Pressure Canning Vegetables

More Online Resources

  • NOW: Nutrition on Weekends
    Food insecurity-lacking consistent access to enough food for an active, healthy life for all household members is an ongoing challenge affecting 30% of youth in New Mexico. No child should ever have to go hungry and you can be involved in making this change.
    Please consider donating at the link above to help support NOW.

...or contact Dianne Christensen to discuss any questions at 505-243-1386 or

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