Community Outreach 

The Outreach Committee's mission is to educate K-12 students, parents, educators, and the general public by demonstrating geological and geophysical concepts and scientific methods.

Outreach Volunteer Opportunies

Please contact Lisa Buckner at or 713-496-4256 if interested. There are always new events where volunteers are needed, Please check this page often for updates.

K-12 Outreach Volunteers Needed


Saturday, September 23, 2017
- STEM/NOVA Day at Houston Museum of Natural Science

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - Young Women Energized - Career night at Houston Baptist University (check it out).

Saturday, October 14, 2017
- Earth Science Celebration at the Houston Museum of Natural Science (check out the details)

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - Energy Day Festival at Sam Houston Park (downtown (check out the details).

TBA - Goose Creek 6th Annual Career Night (Baytown) - Career Booth (check it out).

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - The Educator Event @ HMNS - Talk to K-12 teachers (check out the details)

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - Morales Elementary School Science Night

TBA, 2018 - First Colony Middle School Career Day (Sugar Land) - Career Booth

TBA, 2018 - B.E.S.T. Family Science Night (Bellville) - Science Booth

TBA, 2018 - Burbank Middle School Career Day

Saturday, February 17, 2018 - Girls Exploring Math and Science (GEMS) at HMNS (check it out)

TBA, 2018 - Science and Engineering Fair of Houston (UH Main Campus)- (check out the details).  Judges needed (Bachelors degree required); no previous judging experience needed for grades 7-12 projects.

TBA, 2018 - AAUW Expanding Your Horizons in Science & Mathematics (Spring Forest Middle School) - Two presenters needed for a hands-on activity workshop for middle school girls - instructions & materials will be provided.  (check out the details)

TBA, 2018 - Fort Bend Christian Academy Science Fair - 5 judges needed

TBA, 2018 - Alvin Jr. High Career Day (career speaker needed)

TBA, 2018 - Hargrave High School Career & College Expo (Huffman, TX)

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - HISD When I Grow Up Career Expo - SAVE THE DATE (check out their website).
Saturday, April 14, 2018 - Scout Fair at Minute Maid Park - need volunteers (check their website).

TBA, 2018 - Benavidez Elementary School Career Day

TBA, 2018 - Barbers Hill Middle School North Career Day

TBA, 2018 - O'Bryant Intermediate School Career Day

TBA, 2018 - Purple Sage Elementary School Career Day