Pet Vaccination Clinic 4 – 7pm

Taylor County Expo Center

Pet Vaccination Clinic Tuesday, July 23rd from 4 - 7 pm $20 per shot - See flyer for list of available vaccines. The clinic will be set up in the alley way between Guitar Arena, First Financial and the Taylor Telecom.

FREE Saturday Seminar – Compost

Taylor County Extension Office South East Corner of Taylor County Fairgrounds - Through Gate 5 off of 322, Abilene, TX, United States

Be sure to join us the last Saturday each month between April and August for our FREE Saturday Seminars. See the flyer for list of topics each month.

Free

Texas Master Naturalist Training Applications Due by Aug 1

Taylor County Extension Office 1982 Lytle Way, Abilene, Texas

The Big Country Chapter of Texas Master Naturalists is now accepting applications for this year's Master Naturalist Volunteer Training class. Applications are due by August 1st by 5pm, The application can be found at: https://txmn.org/bc/2024-training/  Applications may be e-mailed back, mailed in or brought to our office in person. All information needed should be on the application found at the before mentioned link. For more questions please call our office at 325-672-6048.

$150.00

Monthly Hike – Abilene State Park – w/Big Country Master Naturalists

Abilene State Park

Join us for our August hike. We are moving to the park side this month to help keep our hikers a littler cooler in our August heat. Check with the park office on meeting location. Hike will start at 9am and will end before noon. Be sure to bring water. Dog are welcome if on a 6' leash. Be sure to bring them water, as well. Park entry is $5 per person unless you have a park pass.

Star Party at Abilene State Park w/Big Country Master Naturalists

Abilene State Park

Public Welcome Please join us for this month’s Star Party at Abilene State Park. Meet us across from the swimming pool in the open area (soccer field). Please bring red lights if you have them. We ask you dim headlights when entering swimming pool area so people observing the stars don’t lose their night vision. You do not have to have a telescope to enjoy the star party but you are welcome to bring one if you have one. Come join in on the fun! What is a... Read More →

Free

All About Succulents – Library Program (South Branch)

Abilene Public Library - South Branch 310 Buffalo Gap Rd, #1246 (inside the mall), Abilene, TX, United States

Join the Big Country Master Gardeners the 1st Tuesday of the month for our programs given at the Abilene Public Library - South Branch. The South Branch is located inside the Mall of Abilene between Dillard's and JCPenney. The program starts at 6pm and runs for roughly 45 minutes to an hour. This month's topic is: All About Succulents. This event is free and no registration is required.    

Free

All About Succulents – Library Program (Main Branch)

Abilene Public Library 202 Cedar Street, Abilene, United States

Join the Big Country Master Gardeners the 2nd Thursday of the month for our programs given at the Abilene Public Library - Main Branch downtown. The Main Branch is located at 202 Cedar Street. The program starts at 10 am and runs for roughly 45 minutes to an hour. This month's topic is: All About Succulents. This event is free and no registration is required.

Free

In-Person Private Applicator Training

Taylor County Extension Office 1982 Lytle Way, Abilene, Texas

In-Person Private Applicator Training is held the 2nd Monday of each month at the Taylor County Extension office. Cost: $60 - cost incudes training materials required. Once you complete the in-person training, you will leave our office ready to start at step-4 of the below flyer. Steps to becoming a private applicator: Private Applicator Testing Flyer

$60.00

Big Country Wheat Conference

Big Country Hall 1982 Lytle Way, Abilene

Save the date for this year's Big Country Wheat Conference. We are finalizing the details and will update this event soon. For more information please call our office. 325-672-6048  

Free Saturday Seminar – The Birds & The Bees

Taylor County Extension Office South East Corner of Taylor County Fairgrounds - Through Gate 5 off of 322, Abilene, TX, United States

Be sure to join us the last Saturday each month between April and August for our FREE Saturday Seminars. See the flyer for list of topics each month.

Free