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7 Mar, 2018

SFBG and Cooking with Kids receive AmeriCorps Planning Grant

2018-03-07T14:17:50+00:00

March 7, 2018 The Santa Fe Botanical Garden (SFBG) has recently embarked on a new endeavor in education. In partnership with fellow local non-profit, Cooking with Kids, SFBG is exploring the possibility of hosting an AmeriCorps program. AmeriCorps works to engage adults in public service by providing organizations and agencies like ours with grants to [...]

SFBG and Cooking with Kids receive AmeriCorps Planning Grant 2018-03-07T14:17:50+00:00
5 Mar, 2018

The Share the Experience Pass Gives Free Admission to Cultural Institutions

2018-03-05T15:36:17+00:00

March 5, 2018 The STEP provides connects regional library users with free admission at four Santa Fe arts and culture institutions. The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts, the Santa Fe Botanical Garden, and the Santa Fe Children’s Museum are proud to announce the launch of the Share the Experience Pass (STEP). With [...]

The Share the Experience Pass Gives Free Admission to Cultural Institutions 2018-03-05T15:36:17+00:00
20 Feb, 2018

Santa Fe Botanical Garden Sharpens their Skills with the Sentinel Plant Network

2018-02-20T11:19:41+00:00

For Immediate Release Santa Fe Botanical Garden Sharpens their Skills with the Sentinel Plant Network February 20, 2018 – Santa Fe, New Mexico We are pleased to announce that Santa Fe Botanical Garden continued its sixth year of active involvement in the Sentinel Plant Network, a partnership between the American Public Gardens Association and the [...]

Santa Fe Botanical Garden Sharpens their Skills with the Sentinel Plant Network 2018-02-20T11:19:41+00:00
19 Feb, 2018

Summer Youth Culture Passport is BACK for 2018!

2018-02-19T10:06:57+00:00

We are excited to announce that we will once again be participating in the Summer Youth Culture Passport.  Last year’s passport program brought over 400 children and teens to events and cultural institutions throughout Santa Fe. Tentative dates: May 28 through August 30th, 2018 Free admission for Passport holders (kids ages 4-18 with passports and [...]

Summer Youth Culture Passport is BACK for 2018! 2018-02-19T10:06:57+00:00
9 Feb, 2018

Update on Invasive Species Control at Leonora Curtin Wetland Preserve

2018-02-19T10:57:58+00:00

February 9, 2018 The Leonora Curtin Wetland Preserve (LCWP) is in the midst of a large, long-term project to restore the cienega. The preserve will not look the same and at first the change may seem stark. But we do need to always keep in mind that a wetland is made up mostly of grasses [...]

Update on Invasive Species Control at Leonora Curtin Wetland Preserve 2018-02-19T10:57:58+00:00
3 Oct, 2017

Forest Health Protection Exotic Bark and Ambrosia Beetle Monitoring at Santa Fe Botanical Garden

2018-03-05T14:56:18+00:00

October 3, 2017 The USDA Forest Service, Forest Health Protection in coordination with the Santa Fe Botanical Garden are monitoring for exotic, invasive insects that may pose a risk to the health of our urban and native forests. Three sets of 4-cup Lindgren funnel traps baited either with alpha-pinene, high-release ethanol, or querciverol [...]

Forest Health Protection Exotic Bark and Ambrosia Beetle Monitoring at Santa Fe Botanical Garden 2018-03-05T14:56:18+00:00
25 Sep, 2017

Garden Store Highlighted by the Museum Store Association!

2017-09-25T10:53:37+00:00

Article credit to the Museum Store Association Western Chapter Newsletter September 2017. Store Name: Garden Shop at Santa Fe Botanical Garden Store Manager: Candace Allen Mission Statement: The Santa Fe Botanical Garden celebrates, cultivates and conserves the rich botanical heritage and biodiversity of our region. In partnership with nature, we demonstrate our commitment through education, community service, [...]

Garden Store Highlighted by the Museum Store Association! 2017-09-25T10:53:37+00:00
22 Aug, 2017

Toronto Landscape Designer W. Gary Smith Wins National Award

2018-02-22T17:01:00+00:00

CONTACT:    KATHY GELLER MYERS 717.903.3716 Kathy@chatterboxcomm.biz APLD NAMES TOP WINNERS IN ANNUAL LANDSCAPE DESIGN CONTEST  (AUGUST 2017) HARRISBURG, PA – The Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD) recently released the award winners of its annual national landscape design competition. A panel of judges reviewed the entrants’ work anonymously - looking at before and after photographs [...]

Toronto Landscape Designer W. Gary Smith Wins National Award 2018-02-22T17:01:00+00:00
24 Jun, 2017

Community Water Medicine Wheel added to Garden

2018-03-01T13:55:46+00:00

Saturday, June 24, 2017 At the Water is Life Festival, a new feature was added just outside the fence of the Botanical Garden. Community Water Medicine Wheel at the entrance of Garden. Photo: Cristina Salvador Community Water Medicine Wheel led by Hyda Maria was created June 22- 24, 2017 near the entrance of [...]

Community Water Medicine Wheel added to Garden 2018-03-01T13:55:46+00:00
25 May, 2017

2017 Santa Fe Summer Youth Culture Passport at SFBG!

2017-08-04T11:13:37+00:00

May 30 through August 30th, 2017 SFBG will once again be participating in Santa Fe's Summer Youth Culture Passport Program Free admission for Passport holders (kids ages 4-18 with passports and ONE adult will be allowed to enter the Garden at no charge) all summer long. The City of Santa Fe Arts Commission, in conjunction [...]

2017 Santa Fe Summer Youth Culture Passport at SFBG! 2017-08-04T11:13:37+00:00