Classes and Other Activities for the Public 2010

Bernalillo County Extension Master Composters

This is a list of all public activities scheduled in 2010. This page is meant to be an archive.

Our classes include the art, science, materials, methods, and benefits of various composting techniques. Please see individual class descriptions via link at the bottom of this page. Classes are free and open to all ages unless otherwise noted.

04/24/2010 to  
05/01/2010
Sat and Sun only
Master Composter Training: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Open Space Visitor Center, 6500 Coors Blvd. NW, Albuquerque (map to 6500 Coors). The purpose of the Master Composter training course is to educate people to be expert composters who will then teach others how to compost. There is a fee for the training and some volunteer hours are required. See 2010 Master Composter Training for more information.
06/06/2010
Sunday
Local Food Festival, Information Booth: 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd. SW (map to 6029 Isleta). No registration required.
06/19/2010  
Saturday
Basic Composting Class: 10:00 am to 12:00 noon at Los Poblanos Organics, 4803 Rio Grande Ave NW, Los Ranchos, NM (map to 4803 Rio Grande).
07/17/2010
Saturday
Basic Composting Class: 9:00 am to 11:00 am at Los Volcanes Senior Center, 6500 Los Volcanes Rd NW (map to 6500 Los Volcanes). To register call 505-836-8745.
08/01/2010
Sunday
Basic Composting Class: 12 noon to 2:00 pm at Mountain Gardens Nursery, 12216 State Highway 14 N, Cedar Crest (map to 12216 State Highway 14 N). To register call 505-286-1778.
08/09/2010  
Monday
Basic Composting Class: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at AHL Garden Supply, 9421 Coors Blvd. NW, Suite K (map to 9421 Coors Blvd NW). To register call 505-255-3677 or send email to ahl@ahlgrows.com.
08/21/2010
Saturday
Basic Composting Class: 9:00 am to 11:00 am at Los Volcanes Senior Center, 6500 Los Volcanes Rd NW (map to 6500 Los Volcanes Rd). To register call 505-836-8745.
09/18/2010
Saturday
Urban Farm and Harvest Festival, Information Booth: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Open Space Visitor Center, 6500 Coors Blvd NW (map to 6500 Coors Blvd NW). No registration required.
10/03/2010
Sunday
Information Booth and Vermicomposting Demonstration: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at Idalia Road Marketplace, on Idalia Road NE near Rio Rancho city center, where Broadmoor intersects with Northern and Italia Boulevards. Everyone is welcome. Enjoy the festive atmosphere with music, crafts, books and food. For more information, contact Wendy and Lane Nadler, 505-898-7832. (This is not a class. No registration required.)
10/09/2010
Saturday
Advanced Composting Class: 9:00 am to 12:00 noon at Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd. SW (map to 6029 Isleta Blvd SW). Class size limited to 15. For more information and to register, send email to Collene Langan at calangan@bernco.gov or call 505-314-0398.
10/16/2010
Saturday
Basic Composting Class: 9:00 am to 11:00 am at Los Volcanes Senior Center, 6500 Los Volcanes Rd NW (map to 6500 Los Volcanes). To register call 505-836-8745.
11/20/2010
Saturday
Basic Composting Class: 9:00 am to 11:00 am at Los Volcanes Senior Center, 6500 Los Volcanes Rd NW (map to 6500 Los Volcanes Rd NW). To register call 505-836-8745.
12/18/2010
Saturday
Basic Composting Class: 9:00 am to 11:00 am at Los Volcanes Senior Center, 6500 Los Volcanes Rd NW (map to 6500 Los Volcanes Rd NW). To register call 505-836-8745.

For Other Years See: