Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Local Foods Open House at our New Office December 12th 4-6

Hi Friends,
We would love for you to join us at our first annual open house Friday December 12th from 4pm to 6pm. We will have music and delicious snacks... Come visit!
412 State Avenue in Alamosa

Monday, May 12, 2014

Bittersweet Announcement

It is with bittersweet feelings that I announce that our dear colleague Julie Gallegos will be moving on to a wonderful job opportunity in her field of planning and higher education - we wish her the best. We would like to invite you to join us in celebrating her five year tenure with the LFC at 11:30 at MaWa's on Thursday May 15th. You may bring a momento to put in a send off basket for her.

Monday, April 28, 2014

VEGI Garden Kick-off Party!

The Valley Educational Gardens Initiative- VEGI- (formerly the Alamosa Community Gardens) is having their annual Kick-off Party on Saturday from 5-9 at Denise Vandewalle's farm north of Alamosa (email if you need directions).
This is a potluck party with live music by Frank Scott and Friends.  Come and join the fun and learn about what is new with VEGI!

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Gardening 101!

Ever wanted to grow your own garden? Or change your gardening techniques to be more organic?

Valley Educational Gardens Initiative (VEGI), The Local Foods Coalition, and The Alamosa Community Greenhouse will be hosting a FREE three -part introductory workshop series on organic gardening presented by Paul Niebel. No experience necessary and gardeners of all abilities all welcome and encouraged to attend. 
The first workshop in the series was held on March 15th, , but feel free to join us for one of both of the upcoming workshops- Sat. March 22nd and Sat. March 29th from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm   at Trinidad State Junior College in Alamosa.  Donations (or a potluck snack to share) are appreciated!