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Home & Garden Classes

Our Home & Garden classes will teach you the skills you need to fix up your house. Whether you are xeriscaping your yard, fixing up your kitchen or learning the basics of adobe construction, our classes can help you reach your goal. Learn about sustainable lifestyles with our Solar Cooking with Solar Ovens class, and Home Composting in the Desert. Classes are taught by experienced instructors who can show you how to get the results you want. These practical classes will get you started on projects you want to tackle.

Home and Garden - Upcoming Classes

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Would you like vacations and any other travel to be more fun and less stressful? Then join us and learn from a certified professional organizer how to get more for your money from your trips. You will learn to plan for expenses, pack efficiently, and receive a checklist to make it all work for you.

Section SPA‐PE

07521
$45
05/01/2018
Tue 5:30 PM ‐ 8:30 PM
Katherine Anderson
CE South Building

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Pamela Cornish, Doctor of Oriental Medicine, has visited or lived in 50 countries, and has learned how to stay healthy, pack wisely, get maximum value for her travel dollar, and create delightful adventures. Whether you are a novice, veteran, or armchair traveler, by taking this class, you are bound to glean useful tips and skills for navigating your next journey, and enjoy optimal health and energy throughout the entire trip! Note: A $5 materials fee is payable to the instructor at the beginning of class.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Personal Enrichment.

Section SPA‐PE

15915
$55
05/05/2018
Sat 8:30 AM ‐ 12:30 PM
Pamela Cornish
CE South Building

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Distractions are abundant both at work and at home. For some of us, they can seriously interfere with our ability to function, to be productive, to make and keep commitments to others, and to enjoy our time. Learn from a professional organizer ways to cope with distractions and how to stay focused when you need to.

Section SPA‐PE

07522
$45
05/22/2018
Tue 5:30 PM ‐ 8:30 PM
Katherine Anderson
CE South Building

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Enjoy a gentle walk in the woods and discover the abundant medicinal plants of New Mexico. Explore where to look for herbs in the Sandia forests. Learn to recognize plants you can cook with and plants that can heal you. Take time to draw or photograph them while your instructor explains their healing properties, how to use them for medicine and how to grow them in your garden. Relax in the healing natural world.

Section WIA‐PE

07528
$45
05/26/2018
Sat 9:00 AM ‐ 1:00 PM
Beverly McFarland
Sandia Park (Carpool from Hwy 14)

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UNMUNM Tuition Remission

UNM Staff, Faculty & Retirees: You may use your Personal Enrichment Tuition Remission for Home & Garden Classes.

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