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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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Do you hesitate to invite guests into your home or office? Is clutter getting in the way? Are there piles of things all over? Learn from a Professional Organizer: (1) how to get rid of the clutter and keep it from coming back; and (2) how to organize what you have. Your home or office can be both functional and beautiful.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Personal Enrichment.

Section WIA-PE

04341
$45
3/11/17
Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Katherine Anderson
CE South Building

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Our high mountain desert environment challenges gardeners and composters. Learn which composting techniques work best in the desert and are effective and drought proofing garden soil. The class also covers the science, art, materials, methods, and benefits of home composting and soil amending. Various composting methods will be reviewed so you can choose the one that works for your household.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Personal Enrichment.

Section WIA-PE

07511
$45
3/15/17
Wed 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
John Zarola
CE South Building

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...and find it again! Find any paper again quickly and easily! With diagrams to illustrate a filing system that is fast to set up, easy to use and adaptable to individual needs, this workshop has solutions to piles of paper, lost records and the time wasted trying to find them. The instructor will give examples and provide handouts which emphasize the main concepts.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Personal Enrichment.

Section WIA-PE

07520
$45
3/25/17
Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 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 WIA-PE

15915
$55
2/25/17
Sat 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Pamela Cornish
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 WIB-PE

15915
$55
3/25/17
Sat 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Pamela Cornish
CE South Building

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UNM Tuition Remission

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

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