Educational Events


Come join us for Solar Cooked Foods and Fun in 2021!

Solar Ranch Event Calendar


Creating Attractive Book Covers – a three week class sponsored by SouthWest Writers

October 7th – 21st.   Thursday afternoons at 3pm Mountain Time via Zoom.  Taught by artist Kathy Schuit and Book Formatting expert Rose Marie Kern.  Contact SouthWest Writers for more information.

Finding Your Niche Market-Workshop

  • Saturday, May 1, 2021  12:30pm to 2:30pm
  • Zoom workshop – Free to SouthWest Writer members.  Non-Members pay $20
  • Sponsored by SouthWest Writers and RMK Publications

Creating Attractive Book Covers using MS Word, Publisher or Powerpoint

  • April 28th  6-8pm
  • Sponsored by the University of New Mexico: Continuing Education

How to Self Publish with KDP Amazon


University of New Mexico, Continuing Education


 Saturdays, February 22 and 29 from 1pm to 3pm.  Presentation on Publishing Your Work Using KDP.  Class sponsored by the SouthWest Writers.  Open to the public.

Tuesday, January 21.  AAEMG Presentation on Bernalillo County featuring climate and soil structures.  Open to AAEMG members only.


Solar Fiesta!

Organized by the New Mexico Solar Energy Association this one day event features presentations on many aspects of solar and sustainable living.  Come on by and sample some of our solar cooked food!  Saturday October 26th  10am to 4pm  at the North Domingo Baca Center – 7521 Carmel Ave. NE Albuquerque, NM 87113  For more information click here

Bernalillo County Agricultural Extension Office Hosts Solar Cooking Class

Friday, July 12, 2019:   Bernalillo County Cooperative Extension Offices    1510 Menaul Ext Blvd ., NW  Albuquerque, NM 87107  Phone: 505-243-1386
Rose Kern will be presenting a 2 hour class on all the elements you need to create delicious meals heated only with Sunlight!  The Class will cover:  Commercial and homebuilt types of Solar Ovens, How to position the ovens, How to anticipate the weather and which foods can be cooked in partly cloudy conditions.

Click Here for Powerpoint Presentation on Solar Cooking