Presentations

 

Putting the FUN back into functional

Wednesday, November 8 from 10:00am -11:00am
  • Finding ways to maintain your ability to do what matters to you! We will discuss how some tips for adapting to or preventing functional decline for seniors. Instructor, Cindy Brown is ‎Training & Resource Manager and LBSW Social Worker at Home Instead Senior Care, here in Albuquerque. This presentation will be both fun and informative
  • Instructor: Cindy with Home Instead Senior Care.

 

Improving Desert Soil

Wednesday, November 15 from 10:00am - Noon
  • Learn how to work with your desert garden soil to improve structure and fertility
  • Presenter: Bernalillo County Extension

 

Explorers Christopher Columbus and Amerigo Vespucci

Wednesday, December 6 from 10:00am - 11:00am
  • Whether Christopher Columbus is viewed as a hero or a villain, he certainly has achieved over the centuries almost mythical status.  Go to any library and you will find books regarding his famous voyages.  So renowned were his exploits that two continents were named in his honor.   Wait, that’s wrong!!  North and South America were named for another lesser known explorer Amerigo Vespucci.  How did that happen?  This presentation will disclose the real lives and exploits of both of these two European adventurers and how America acquired its current name.
  • Presenter: Carol Venturini

 

Bucket Composting

Wednesday, December 13 from 10:00am - Noon
  • This class will cover the science, materials, methods and benefits of composting in a bucket with the Bokashi method
  • Presenter: Bernalillo County Extension