Category Archives: PVAMU

Wharton County Extension Quarterly Report Jun-Aug 2019

The Wharton County Extension Office staff are excited to share with you their programming accomplishments in the last quarter from June – August 2019.

PVAMU: Heroes 4 Health

El Campo and Louise Library Summer Programming Week 1 Location: Wharton County Library in El Campo and Louise TX Drugs and Alcohol with our special guest from The El Campo Police Department and Wharton County Police Department: Officer Mark Biskup, Officer Beemer, and Officer Bill Holt  During our first week of Heroes for Health we were honored to have  3 guest speakers. The audience was really excited to see Officer Beemer (the K9 police dog)! Both officers gave a well received presentation about the risks and affects of… Read More →

ABC Child Care Conference Feb 23

The ABC Child Care Conference will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at Wharton County Junior College Pioneer Center in Wharton, Texas. Check in begins at 7:30 a.m. and the program is from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Seven clock hours will be provided. Participants must stay the entire day to receive full credit. No partial credit can be given. The registration deadline is February 1, 2019. The registration fee is $60.00. There will be NO on-site registration. For more information, please call 281-239-1531 or email

Bike and Blend Nov 13

Join us to “Bike and Blend” on November 13, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the El Campo Library. There will be a Cancer Prevention Cooking School follow up as well as FREE smoothies and a chance to win a FREE FITBIT. Please RSVP by November 8 by contacting Renee Harrell at 979-543-2362 or Kashara Bell at 979-532-3310. Cooking for a Lifetime is a cancer prevention cooking school program presented by the Family and Consumer Science Unit of Prairie View A&M University’s Cooperative Extension Program. Prairie View A&M University… Read More →

Posh “PumpKing” Party Oct 18

You’re invited to the annual Posh “PumpKing” Party at the Wharton County Library on October 18, 2018 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Children ages 4-12 are invited to participate in the annual pumpkin decorating contest. Decorated pumpkins may be brought to the Library on Wednesday, October 10 through Friday, October 12.  Please read the rules and guidelines below for more information.