Photos 2016 – 2015

Take a look at what’s been going on.  Click on an entry to see more photos.

sss-hayride-036Fall LOCAL Soiree - September 2016 Local food, music, hayrides, pony rides, face painting, friends, family, and loads of fun.
cw-16-04-30-11Community Workday - April 2016 We spread out compost, setup the last of our birdhouses for the season, and cleaned up around the property on a cool, misty morning in the rich riverbed soil.
ss2-06488Community Workday — February 2016
Burning brushwood and weeds, cleaning up trash, and constructing a hoop house for growing veggies!
2016-birdhouses-01Making Bird Houses!
The Rio Grande Farm Park will soon be home to blue birds and possibly other species beginning this spring!
2015-workday-oct-04Community Workday — October 2015
For this workday, volunteers assisted with clearing the garden plots to prepare for cover crops, preparing to level the soil for improved irrigation, collecting tree trimmings, and cleaning up debris along the Rio Grande riving. To get involved in our monthly workdays, please contact: Kristina Steinberg steinbergk@vwhs.org
ss5-hayrideHarvest Soiree & Master Plan Unveiling -- Fall 2015
Community members gather to enjoy the bounty of the harvest with local food and live music, then attend an open house for the master plan for the projects future development!
2015-whats-growing-05What’s Growing On? -- 2015
The fruit orchard is coming along and the Mayan garden plots are almost ready for harvest!
2015-summer-workday-01Community Workday – Summer 2015
A group of dedicated volunteers came together to sort and clear debris, remove weeds, and maintain the land – all the while the garden and fruit orchard continues to thrive in the rich soil and generous summer rainstorms!
2015-summerfest-05RGFP at Summerfest 2015
Fun-filled activities at the during Summerfest on the Rio!
2015-2nd-process-012nd Community Process Meeting – 2015 Spring
The community’s feedback has been compiled and we are ready for the next phase! Participants voted for their favorite park concept and discussed various program elements that will be incorporated into the park.
2015-workday-spring-01Community Workday -- 2015 Spring
More than 60 volunteers helped with fencing, garden expansion, tree thinning, clean-up, orchard preparation, and weeding.
2015-retreat-01Committee Retreat – 2015 Winter
Meeting to plan for the future of this project!


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Rio Grande Farm Park added 8 new photos.

What a beautiful day morning to spend at the Rio Grande Farm Park! Thank you volunteers for helping weed the strawberry, pumpkin, and asparagus patches (and the playground).

P.S. check out the currants and strawberries growing in the orchard.
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What a beautiful day morning to spend at the Rio Grande Farm Park! Thank you volunteers for helping weed the strawberry, pumpkin, and asparagus patches (and the playground). 

P.S. check out the currants and strawberries growing in the orchard.

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We hope to see you this weekend at the Farm Park Workday! Make sure to bring thick work gloves and dress for the weather.
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Help out at our June Workday!

Jun 24, 9:00am

Rio Grande Farm Park

Please join us for our June Workday on Saturday, June 24th from 9 AM until Noon. We will be trying to tame the weedy pumpkin and asparagus patches--so bring your work gloves and your favorite weeding ...

Help out at our June Workday!

5 days ago

Rio Grande Farm Park shared Weekends on the Rio's post.

Join us at the Park this Sunday for Outdoor Storytime! This week's theme: Bugs!
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Check out all these bug books for this Sunday's Outdoor Storytime! We will also be making some crafty bugs and bug snacks. Join us at the Rio Grande Farm Park at 11:30 AM under the big trees near the ...

5 days ago

Join us at the Park this Sunday for Outdoor Storytime! This weeks theme: Bugs!

Rio Grande Farm Park added 2 new photos.

We had fun today at the Alamosa Public Library's "Build a Better World" fair! Lots of kids came over to our booth to plant a Rio Grande Farm Park fava bean and learn about Weekends on the Rio.
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6 days ago

We had fun today at the Alamosa Public Librarys Build a Better World fair! Lots of kids came over to our booth to plant a Rio Grande Farm Park fava bean and learn about Weekends on the Rio.

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