Every garden is part of a larger ecosystem. Learn how understanding some basic ecological principles can help you make better design, planting and management decisions for your garden.
From learning what ecosystem you live in to how food webs work Sylvan will introduce you to concepts that explain how a designed landscape will interact with its surroundings and how it can be made to be more sustainable.
Whether you are new to sustainable landscaping practices or a long-time practitioner, you’ll learn the science background you need to understand how your landscape can support clean water, improve wildlife habitat, and lower maintenance costs while providing a healthy, beautiful environment for you to live in.
Thursday, October 22, 2020 3:00 – 4:00pm
The Railyard Artisan Market: The Railyard Artisan Market, started in 2009, represents a wide variety of New Mexico’s artists and craftspeople. The Sunday market offers a unique opportunity to enjoy local art and music inside the Farmers’ Market Pavilion. You’ll find pottery, painting, jewelry, sculpture, fiber arts, photography, hand-blown glass, artisanal teas, and handmade herbal body products. It’s the perfect place to buy a gift for yourself or a loved one, or to find one-of-a-kind souvenirs and mementos. Bring the … Read More
ONLINE CLASS: Join us for an intimate online drawing class to deep-dive into the world of color. Throughout the class we will explore how Georgia O’Keeffe used color within her artwork and use this as inspiration to create your own drawings. The class will utilize different color theory exercises and practices from Arthur Wesley Dow’s book, Composition. The class will be 90 minutes in length and interactive. Led by local artist Liz Brindley.
Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy: A Celtic Family Christmas- This Christmas season, Canada’s reigning couple of Celtic music, Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, are inviting the world to their home—virtually—to witness their music, life, and family preparation at Christmastime. A Message from Natalie MacMaster “For decades, we have toured extensively at Christmas, but this year marks our most unique one, as we’re taking the stage to our home! We will spend just over an hour sharing with you much of … Read More