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. 

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

Flier Fall Gardening Classes

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!