Welcome to the Harris County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office!


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Master Wellness Volunteers extend Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service's outreach and education related to health, nutrition, food safety and family wellbeing in the communities where they live and work. Do you want to live healthier and help others do the same? Become a Master Wellness Volunteer and obtain information and skills to do so. Fort Bend, Harris and Galveston Counties Master Wellness Volunteer Training will be held June, 15, 26, 29 and July 6 and 14. Three of the training classes are live and two are self-study. Engaging interactive workshops will include: Nutrition, Food Safety, Diabetes, Gardening, Heart Disease, Healthy Lifestyle Choices, Dietary Guidelines, Blood Pressure, Public Speaking, Stress Management, Physical Activity and more… For more information and to get an application, contact Rebecca Scono at 713-274-0970.Bring your whole family for a night full of fun on June 23 or July 7 from 6 pm to 8 pm at the Extension location! Dinner will be provided and the evening will consist of cooking, eating, games, and a scavenger hunt! Family work, recreation, and mealtime will be discussed. Come and have a blast! Sign up by June 15th or June 29th accordingly by calling Rebecca Scono at 713-274-0970


 

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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 is 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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