Colorado State University Extension

Colorado State University Extension in El Paso County is the bridge between the research-based knowledge developed on the campus of Colorado State University and local citizens. 

FoX Garden Tour

West Side Garden StoryTour II -

August 2nd and 3rd

Fox Garden Tour

Open House

Please join us and tour our new office location.

Open House Flyer

Fall Gardening Classes

Participants gain insights for fall/winter lawn and garden care. 2:00-4:00 pm on Tuesday afternoons at Extension's NEW office: 17 N. Spruce, 80905.

6:00-8:00 pm on Thursday evening at the Garden Ranch YMCA, 2380 Montebello Drive, 80918

Master Food Safety

We now have Volunteer Master Food Safety Advisors. For assistance with food safety/food preservation questions call 520-7690 or email

Please watch for upcoming canning classes that will be posted on our Food Safety page.


kill-a-watt meter

Kill-A-Watt Program Interested in saving energy? Learn how!