Successful High Altitude Gardening Workshop

Trinidad Community Garden Meeting followed by Successful Gardening Workshop

Saturday March 7th 12-4pm
TSJC Cafeteria

Donations Welcomed!

Trinidad Community Garden Meeting 12-2pm: find out what it is all about, plan the 2009 season, anyone interested in getting a plot for this season should attend, first come first serve basis(only a few more lots available!)

Successful Gardening Workshop 2-4pm: A comprehensive presentation on gardening techniques; getting an early start, raising your own starts, creating microclimates, high altitude tips, growing lots of food in small spaces, soil health, composting, and more! Presenters: Joni Steiner and Carter Morris from Earth Mtn. Education Farm

For more info: Contact Joni @ 719-680-0215 or email @ [email protected]

Fire in Downtown Trinidad Feb 2009

On Saturday Feb 7th there was a fire in the Franch Building in downtown Trinidad. No one was injured or killed but the upper levels of the building were pretty much destroyed and the lower level businesses including Gordito’s Mexican Restaurant sustained water damage and are currently closed.

Here are some photos of the fire:








Our hope is that the building will be able to be rebuilt instead of torn down to help preserve more of our downtown buildings. There are some local comments on our forum here if you want to read them.