EVUGP was featured in the Valencia County News Bulletin! Read the article here:
Check out the East Valencia Urban Gardens Program Facebook page for all the exciting news and updates on this amazing community garden project in El Cerro and Meadow Lake!
The East Valencia Urban Gardens Program was created from a series of community meetings concerned about becoming more resilient to climate change, specifically with regards to the local food system. As a result, EVUGP supports creating and coordinating community farming and gardening projects to increase the following: access to local fresh fruits and vegetables, economic opportunities, youth and community activities, and soil and water conservation.
EVUGP is currently addressing these goals by:
Join the community gardens!
We have regularly scheduled work days at the community gardens and you can join anytime!
Meadow Lake: Thursdays and Saturday, 9:30 - 11:30am
El Cerro: Tuesdays - 4:30-6:30pm and Fridays - 8:30 - 10:30am
The East Valencia Community Garden relies on donations from the community to support the start of the community gardens so that the opportunity remains free for participants. If you have items to donate to the garden please contact Lindsey at EVUrbanGardens@gmail.com or call 406-599-8121. Thank you!!
Fence (horse, chain link o rabbit)
Straw bails (old or new)
Metal Gates for trellising
Plant Pot Containers
6 mm greenhouse plastic
EMT metal piping
4x4 and 2x4
PO Box 170
Belen, NM 87002
Whitfield Wildlife Conservation Area
2424 Hwy 47
Belen, NM 87002
2017 Holiday Schedule
Office will be closed in observance of these days.
Monday January 2, 2017 - New Year's Day (observed)
Monday January 16, 2017 - Martin Luther King Day
Monday February 20, 2017 - Presidents' Day
Monday May 29, 2017 - Memorial Day
Tuesday July 4, 2017 - Independence Day
Monday September 4, 2017 - Labor Day
Monday October 9, 2017 - Columbus Day
Friday November 10, 2017 - Veterans Day (observed)
November 23, 2017 - Thanksgiving Day
Monday December 25, 2017 - Christmas Day