Welcome to the City of Albuquerque

2013 Traditions Garden Lecture Series

Learn more about the Traditions Interpretive Garden at the Open Space Visitor Center


The Open Space Visitor Center

6500 Coors Rd. NW

Albuquerque, NM 87120


CONTACT:  Kim Selving, [email protected]

Final Dates and Times to Be announced – Series spans May – July 2013 

Lynn Mazur from AMAFCA on the management of Albuquerque’s (storm) water and how that affects everything else May 4

Ulysses Reid from Zia Pueblo on gardening on the pueblos

Steve Glass, Ciudad Soil and Water Conservation and CNM professor, on Water and the Ecosystem

Gregory Gould on the History of Food, in through Good and Bad Times

Glenna Dean, Arhaeobotanist and Former State Archaeologist, on the Uses of Plants in Textiles – Hand Dyeing Demo

Walter Duff, Master Gardener and Inventor on Water Catchment in your Backyard

Sylvia La Desma, Uses of Native Plants that are already adapted to our dry climate

Wes Brittenham, Pollinators, Plants and the Miracle of Water

Shaun Ludden, Desert Techniques 

Stay Tuned for Traditions Garden Lecture Series in the Fall with Virginia Burris on Wildlife in your Desert Backyard and many others

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