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Homesteading with Style

Keep Learning Year Round Free “Y’ Community Forums every Tuesday from 5:45-7 p.m. at the Stanford General Store (4 Apache County Rd. 8235). Forums are sponsored by Stanford General Store and Lodestar Gardens Learning Center. Attend free presentations about topics that will keep you informed about your community and assist you in making your life more self-sufficient. Meet your neighbors, eat good food and buy Read More →

illuminating hearts: Heart Fire + the Secret of Sound

“Certain forms of music, like beautiful fragrances, awaken associations in us that are primordial, eternal, and ultimate. These timeless associations call us to the core of our spiritual being.” – Wayne Teasdale Ryan Muff and Lily Livingston of illuminating hearts are returning to Lodestar Gardens and Learning Center for a powerful weekend, July 7-9, of soul exploration and intentional sound! All that exists in the Read More →

Hit the Road with Lodestar Gardens

If you missed our first tour, don’t fret – come with us on Saturday (May 6) for our second road trip tour of area greenhouses! At 9:30 a.m. (or preferably a little before), meet at the Kerr-Cole Sustainable Living Center. Turn at Papermill Rd off Hwy 77 in Taylor and travel 3.2 miles until you see the windmill on top of the hill and the Read More →

Come Celebrate Arbor Day on April 29

Come celebrate Arbor Day at the Concho Elementary gymnasium on Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lodestar Gardens will be one of 30-plus booths set up for vendors and community resources. We will be selling our farm-fresh eggs, tomato starts and vegetables in addition to helping support the Concho community. The Arbor Day celebration will feature several key speakers beginning at 11 Read More →

2017 Winter Market Preview – April 22

This Saturday (April 22) at Lodestar Gardens, Linda Owens and Robin Whitlock from Sunshine Herbs in Show Low, will be giving an encore noontime presentation discussing the culinary and medicinal uses of five more common native plants. The presentation starts at 12 noon and the market starts at 11 a.m. Linda and Robin gave their first presentation on March 25, and Saturday’s presentation will be Read More →

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