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2018 New Mexico State Master Gardeners Conference - Sustainable Gardening

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Albuquerque Marriott Pyramid North

5151 San Francisco Road NE

Albuquerque, NM 87109

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Registration is now open for the 2018 New Mexico Gardeners Conference at the Albuquerque Marriott Pyramid, taking place Friday, August 31 – Sunday, September 2, 2018 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The conference gathers together volunteers, coordinators, advisors, county directors, specialists and industry leaders to share stories, research, and the latest in horticulture. The focus of the 2018 New Mexico Master Gardeners Conference, hosted by the Sandoval County Master Gardeners, is on the many facets, challenges and rewards of sustainable gardening in New Mexico. Visit our Conference Website for more details.

Space is limited, register early!

Join us and be inspired

The conference is an important statewide event designed to train volunteers with the most current and up-to-date research-based horticulture information. Training from the statewide conference is used as a spring board for local county-based programs to be inspired by speakers, content and each other. Attendees are encouraged to share the information in their own county-based programs.

Conference Activities

  • Friday Night Welecom Reception at Historic Casa San Ysidro
  • Saturday Night Dinner at Viñedo Pájaro Azul (extra charge)
  • Keynote Speaker
  • Education Sessions
  • Silent Auction
  • Quilt Raffle
  • Book Signings
  • Tours
  • MarketPlace
  • Photo Contest
  • Search for Excellence

The conference will start with a Friday evening Welcome Reception at Casa San Ysidro in Corrales. Saturday's schedule includes our keynote speaker, workshops and educational sessions and the silent auction. Saturday evening there is an optional dinner at Viñedo Pájaro Azul in Albuquerque. The conference concludes Sunday morning with tours to some of the exceptional local gardens: Rio Rancho Water Wise Garden, The Desert Oasis Teaching Gardens, and the Seed2Need Garden.

The 2018 New Mexico Master Gardener Conference is a fantastic opportunity to network with fellow Master Gardener volunteers from all over New Mexico. Be sure to register for the conference soon.

Registration & Ticket Sales

Early Registration is only open to Master Gardeners.

Early Registration - October 21, 2017 till March 18, 2018

Regular Registration - March 19, 2018 - August 31, 2018

Friday Welcome Reception - Included in price of conference ticket. Ticketed guests welcome. You can bring ONE guest. {Not appropriate for children.}

Saturday Night Dinner - An optional event for an additional fee. You can bring ONE guest. {Not appropriate for children.}

Refunds

Refunds are available up to May 1, 2018. All refunds are subject of a $40 cancellation fee. Please email the Contact Us if you are requesting a refund.

Marriott Pyramid North

We are happy to offer the Marriott Pyramid North as our official conference site and hotel. The conference committee has negotiated discounted rates for hotel rooms. To get the discounted conference rate, you must book your room using the registration link on our conference website: Lodging

This is going to be a great learning event with something for all Master Gardeners. The planning committee has done an excellent job to bring you presenters that will fully engage you in advanced topics and hands on activities.

We have experts ready to present on topics that will enhance the education of conference attendees. There will be sessions covering topics such as Traditions of Sustainability in New Mexico, The Sustainable Home Gardener, Sustaining Your Community through Gardens and NEW MEXICO FRIENDLY SUSTAINABLE GARDENING. Registering online is the quickest and most convenient way to secure your spot at the 2018 New Mexico Gardeners Conference.

Guests

We will have information for family members and friends who might accompany you so that they can explore Sandoval and Bernalillo counties.


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Sandoval County Master Gardner Website

Sandoval Country Master Gardeners Facebook

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Albuquerque Marriott Pyramid North

5151 San Francisco Road NE

Albuquerque, NM 87109

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