Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Birds, herbs and beautiful music.(Mature Life)

Byline: Jane Mahoney For the Journal

Let the teenagers moan that there's nothing to do. We know better. In fact, it is often difficult to narrow down the many entertainment choices at our fingertips. "Best Bets" is our effort to spotlight a few interesting activities during the next month that might be of particular interest to "Mature Life" readers.

With spring in full swing, the choices are numerous whether your interests run to wildlife, music, flowers, history or food.

Start celebrating spring today by enjoying the final day at Herbfest 2003 at the Rio Grande Nature Center, tucked next to the river at 2901 Candelaria NW. This free, annual celebration of herbs, wildflowers, native plants and wildlife runs from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Mingle under the cottonwoods, partake in nature and bird-watching walks, buy plants, gifts and food or listen to talks by local experts: Wildlife Stewardship Program (10 a. …

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