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April 2022

Environmental Justice Toxic Tour

April 23
Online Event

Take a virtual toxic tour with the Environmental Justice Leadership Team. The tour will highlight the environmental justice advocacy work happening in the Refuge's host community, the Mountain View Neighborhood. Register for this event here. Learn more about Environmental Justice Community Days here.  

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Visitor Center Volunteer Training

April 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge, 7851 2nd Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102 United States
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The Visitor Center at Valle de Oro NWR is opening in May- and we need your help! Join us on Tuesday, April 26 for a special volunteer training for the new Visitor Center. Dakota Dominguez, the Refuge Volunteer Coordinator, will lead a Refuge orientation for the first hour. During the second hour. volunteers will be trained on Nature Store operations and/or Welcome Desk to-dos. Please RSVP using this link: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4fa9a823aafdce9-visitor Questions can be directed to Dakota at dakota_dominguez@fws.gov or Kathleen at naturestore@friendsofvalledeoro.org.

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Nuestras Acequias: Water Rights and Environmental Justice Panel

April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Virtual Event

Join Bernalillo County Open Space from April 22 to July 9 at the Gutierrez Hubbell House for Nuestras Acequias, remembering our history, irrigating our crops and nourishing the future of our community.   This event is hosted by BernCo Open Space, Gutierrez Hubbell House, CESOS, SVRAA, and AFSC. Register for this event here. Learn more about Environmental Justice Community Days here.

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Composting

April 29 - April 30
Isleta Pueblo

Join Cotton Blossom Gardens for a composting workshop at Iselata Pueblo. There will be various sessions over two days: Friday, April 29, 10:00am-3:00pm Saturday, April 30, 10:00am-1:30pm Register for this event here. Learn more about Environmental Justice Community Days here.

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Art Along the Rio Grande

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gutiérrez Hubbell House, 6029 Isleta Blvd. SW
ABQ, New Mexico 87105 United States
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Join us for the 6th Annual Art Along the Rio Grande — a one-day art fair showcasing the cultural heritage and ecological significance of the Rio Grande Valley! The event will be on Saturday, April 30th, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Gutiérrez Hubbell House. Proceeds from artist registration fees and any art donated to the raffle will benefit the Friends of Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge and the Gutiérrez Hubbell House Alliance!

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May 2022

Rio Grande Water Quality Workshop

May 6 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge, 7851 2nd Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102 United States
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Pueblo of Isleta Environment Department will be on the Refuge to educate participants on water quality of the Rio Grande. Water quality kits will teach users about dissolved oxygen, pH, and turbidity. Register for this event here. Learn more about Environmental Justice Community Days here.

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Native Seed Bursts for Healing the Earth and Ourselves

May 7 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge, 7851 2nd Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102 United States
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We will make Seed Bursts of local mud, clay, and seeds to be used for spreading native and healing seeds throughout our community. This is an activity that educates us on local plants, medicinal herbs and connecting ourselves to the earth. Register for this event here. Learn more about Environmental Justice Community Days here.

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Spreading Sunflower Love, Sanchez Farm Service Day

May 14 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sanchez Farm Open Space, 1180 Arenal Rd SW
ABQ, NM 87105 United States
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Come spread sunflower seeds with the community. Members of Recuerda Cesar Chavez Committee will be offering a workshop on seed ball making and sunflower seed spreading. We will also partner with UNM graduate students to plant seeds and vegetable starts in the community Wisdom Garden. Our Humanity project will offer a free COVID-19 vaccination pop-up clinic, COVID-19 at-home tests, and educational materials. AgriCultura Network will provide free bags of produce, and we will have free seeds and educational activities for…

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EJ & Paddle Day: an Educational Journey along the Middle Rio Grande

May 14 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join Adobe Whitewater Club for a paddle skills 101 outing combined with Environmental Justice education on Mountain View community issues and Rio Grande history. We will travel the Rio from Bridge/Central to Rio Bravo or Rio Bravo to Isleta. Space is limited but sure to RSVP. Register for this event here. Learn more about Environmental Justice Community Days here.   Please note: This event was listed as May 15 on the flier. This was a misprint. The event is indeed…

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Alternative Economies: Barter, Trade, Sell, Buy, Free Community Meet

May 14 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Los Jardines Institute, 803 La Vega Dr. SW
ABQ, NM United States
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This will be a type of swap meet that will focus on trading, bartering, selling, buying or giveing away things, products, services and skills from participants. Food and Drink will be available for sale. LJI will provide: Copies of Principles, Water, free COVID tests, and carrots. Register for this event here. Learn more about Environmental Justice Community Days here.

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