Beef Cattle Short Course

An excellent three-day event held every year at Texas A&M. For more information or to register, go online at http:/beefcattleshortcourse.com or call 979-845-6931

Gold Star Applications DUE

Angelina County Extension office 2201 S. Medford Dr., Lufkin, TX

Gold Star Applications are due to the CEO along with Junior and Teen Leader applications.

State Fair of Texas entries DUE

State Fair of Texas entries are due to the CEO by 5 pm. Applications can be found online at bigtex.com

Wellness Lunch & Learn

Angelina County Extension office 2201 S. Medford Dr., Lufkin, TX

Shawna Neal, Licensed Professional Counselor and Family Literacy Director with Diboll ISD, will give us the low-down on the dangers that kids and teens are exposed to through popular apps and other online activities. She will share valuable tips on what to avoid and how to keep your family and data safe. This program is part of Wellness Lunch & Learn series provided every second Wednesday of the month. All are invited to these short and sweet seminars covering a variety of health and wellness topics. Expect to... Read More →

4-H Gold Star Interviews

Angelina County Extension office 2201 S. Medford Dr., Lufkin, TX

Gold Start interviews will be held at the CEO starting at 4pm. Call our office to schedule your time slot. 936-634-6414

Morning Pasture Discussion Meeting

IHOP-Lufkin Lufkin, TX

This discussion is held once monthly at IHOP from 7-8 am. During this time we will learn about pasture management for livestock. No fee. 1 CEU

Wellness Lunch and Learn

Angelina County Extension office 2201 S. Medford Dr., Lufkin, TX

“Happy Gut, Healthy You” Lunch & Learn Wednesday, September 14th at the Extension Office. Lunch served at noon. Presentation and discussion 12:10-12:45pm. RSVP required. Do you ever hear about the importance of the "gut microbiome," but don't really know what that means? Dianna Sosa, SFASU Grad Student and Dietetic Intern, will lead a discussion on the vital and vast functions of gut bacteria in our everyday lives. You'll learn about which foods to incorporate to keep a healthy balance, and what can happen if the gut becomes unstable.... Read More →

Angelina County 4-H Gold Star Banquet

Angelina County Extension office 2201 S. Medford Dr., Lufkin, TX

This event is open to ALL 4H members and families. If members turned in a Record Book, applied for an award (Gold Star, Junior, or Teen Leader), or are a County Council Officer that has a "role" in the banquet there is no cost for those members to attend. The cost for the banquet is $12 per person Registration at 530pm . Meal served at 6pm

2 Part Agriculture and Natural Resources Ag. Program with guest speaker, Kim Benton – Cherokee County Horticultural Extension Agent.

Angelina County Extension office 2201 S. Medford Dr., Lufkin, TX

2 Part Agriculture and Natural Resources Ag. Program with guest speaker, Kim Benton - Cherokee County Horticultural Extension Agent Part 1- "Basic Landscape Design- Improving your curb appeal with fundamentals of design and basic plant selection", from Noon-1pm. Part 2- "Overcoming Landscape Design Challenges- plant selection for poor soils, low sunlight, and other common difficulties", program begins at 6:30pm No cost to attend either program For information about these or other gardening and agricultural topics/events, contact Cary Sims at 936-634-6414 x 2 or email cary.sims@ag.tamu.edu  

Angelina County Master Gardener’s Fall Plant Sale

Angelina County Farmers Market 2107 S. Medford Dr., Lufkin, TX

Angelina County Master Gardeners Fall Plant Sale will be held on Saturday, September 24, in the Angelina County Farmers Market and Bryan’s Farm & Nursery. Gates open at 8:00 am. There will be a selection of native, and well-adapted ferns, grasses, perennials, shrubs, trees, and vines. For the first time spring flowering bulbs will be offered.