Welcome to the Harris County Extension Office

 Come and experience our events!

Click on any of the flyers below to get more information about the event.


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We have several events given by the Extension.  Look at the Events Going On part of our Menu to see what all is offered at this time!  Programs are constantly being offered and updated.  If there was a “Register by *** day”, call the number on the flyer and speak to that person or the Extension itself at 713-274-0950 to see if you can still register for that event! 



Vision:  Help Texans better their lives


Mission:  Through the application of science-based knowledge, we create high-quality, relevant continuing education that encourages lasting and effective change.


Capabilities:  We provide programs, tools, and resources –local & statewide– that teach people how to improve agriculture and food production, advance health practices, protect the environment, strengthen our communities, and enrich youth.


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News Worthy

Check out where the Extension has served throughout Harris County in 2016.  Amazing!

Our 2017 Green Thumb Gardening Lecture Series is going strong.  Check it out to see the dates, times, locations and topics!

Join us at our Rainwater Harvesting Workshop and come away with a rain barrel that you can put to use immediately!

We’re giving an Earth-Kind Landscape Management Short Course this February.

Check out our Hip Hop 4 Health program to keep your New Year’s resolution going strong!

Read about what our Agents and our office is doing on our New News page!

Be prepared to meet your New Year health goals by signing up for the Step up and Scale Down program!