Through July 27, 6-8 pm

REI, 1550 Mercantile NE

Solar PV/Photovoltaic Installation Training

Classes offered by CNM’s Workforce Training Center’s Photovoltaic Academy. 505.224.5200, workforce@cnm.edu

July 3, 5:30-7:30 pm

Green Drinks

Hotel Andaluz, 125 2nd St. NW

Network with people interested in local business, clean energy and other green issues. Guest speaker: James Glover of Once a Day Marketing, LLC, on “Positioning Your Brand in the Minds of Your Consumers.” Hosted by the Albuquerque & Río Rancho Green Chamber of Commerce. Info: 505.244.3700, lindsay@nmgreenchamber.com

July 13-14, 8 am-4 pm

Lavender in the Village

Agri-Nature Center, 4920 Río Grande NW, Los Ranchos de ABQ

Celebration of all things lavender. Pick your own, buy products and crafts, learn to cook with lavender. $5/$2. www.lavendarinthevillage.com

July 13, 10:30-11:30 am

Native Plant Seminar

Jericho Nursery, 6921 Pan American NE

Horticulturalist Jim Sais will provide a list of good natives for the area and discuss how to maintain them. $5.

July 18-27

NM Jazz Festival

Indoor and outdoor venues in ABQ and SF

Renowned jazz artists, National Endowment for the Arts jazz masters and local musicians. 505.268.0044

July 19, 10 am-9 pm

Following the Healing Ways” Workshop

UNM North Campus

Free interactive workshop will give middle and high school Native youth a look at health careers. Held in conjunction with the All City Students With A Goal Showcase. The day will close with students presenting their views on health and healing through art, poetry, etc. at the showcase. Meals and door prizes. RSVP to 505.340.5658, afleg@salud.unm.edu by July 11.

July 24-28

Extraordinary Technology Conference

ABQ Marriott Pyramid North

Tesla Technology, magnetic motors, zero-point energy, energy-saving devices, more. 520.463.1994, http://teslatech.info/ttevents/2013conf/prghome.htm

 

Aug. 3, 9 am-4 pm

Gardens of the Camino Real

South Valley

Annual garden tour sponsored by the Council of ABQ Garden Clubs, featuring seven gardens in an historic area. Tour only: $10, lunch: $12. Tickets from most local nurseries and at the ABQ Garden Center or www.albuquerquegardencenter.org

Aug. 7, 5:30-7:30 pm

Green Drinks

Hotel Andaluz, 125 2nd St. NW

Network with people interested in local business, clean energy and other green issues. Hosted by the Albuquerque & Río Rancho Green Chamber of Commerce. Info: 505.244.3700, lindsay@nmgreenchamber.com

Aug. 10, 10:30-11:30

Fall Vegetable Gardening Seminar

Jericho Nursery, 6921 Pan American NE

Horticulturalist Jim Sais will explain what cool-season veggies can be started in August for fall harvest and how to feed them. $5.

Aug. 24

Gala Fundraiser

Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

Celebrating Pueblo Indian Culture. An evening of art, food, dance, history. Individual ticket: $100; table: $1,200. www.indianpueblo.org/gala

Aug. 25, 11 am-3 pm

2013 ABQ Tomato Fiesta

Albuquerque Garden Center, 10120 Lomas NE (at Eubank)

Heirloom tomato tasting, live music, garden trade fair, cooking demos, plant clinic with master gardeners, more. $5, children under 12 free. 505.292.7144, www.abqmastergardeners.org

Aug. 29

Sustainable Business Summit

Crowne Plaza Hotel

Recognizes NM organizations for whom green is integral to the way they conduct business. Co-hosted by the Albuquerque Business First publication. Half-day with an awards luncheon. 505.348.8326, tfenstermakere@bizjournals.com

Daily

Degrees of Change: NM’s Climate Forecast

NM Museum of Natural History & Science, 1801 Mountain Rd. NW

With a focus on NM and the SW, this exhibit reveals current and predicted impacts on humans, landscapes and ecosystems. Tickets: $7, $6, $4. Info: 505.841.2800, www.nmnaturalhistory.org

 

Through October, 9:30 am-2:30 pm

Xeriscape Garden Club

ABQ Garden Center, 10120 Lomas NE

Families are invited to visit the Wildlife Habitat Garden. Hands-on activities for children to learn about wildlife habitats and the importance of pollinators. Free. www.xericgardenclub.org

 

 

 

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