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 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 21, 2019
- STEM/NOVA Day at Houston Museum of Natural Science - Exhibit Booth

Friday, October 4, 2019 - The Educator Event at Houston Museum of Natural Science

Saturday, October 12, 2019
- Earth Science Celebration at the Houston Museum of Natural Science - Exhibit Booth (check out the details)

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - Energy Day Festival at Sam Houston Park - Exhibit Booth (check out the details).

TBA - Seabrook Intermediate School (Clear Creek ISD) - Plate Tectonics Presentation

TBA - Women's Energy Network Young Women Energized - Career Table Host for Jr. & Sr. High School girls (check it out).

TBA - North Shore Middle School Career Day - Classroom Presentation

TBA - Hyde Elementary School Family Science Night

TBA - First Colony Middle School Career Day (Fort Bend ISD) - Career Exhibit Booth

TBA - The Educator Event @ HMNS - Exhibit Booth and Workshop (check out the details)

TBA - Morales Elementary School Science Night (Pasadena ISD) - Science Booth

TBA - Aldine ISD High School Science Fair - Judges needed

TBA - Owens Intermediate School (Alief ISD) Career Day - Career Presentations

TBA - SBISD STEM Conference - Panelists and Session Presentation

TBA - Dulles Diamonds STEM Camp - Science Booth

TBA - Bellville Engineering Science Technology Booster Club Family Science Night - Science Booth

TBA - Girls Exploring Math and Science (GEMS) @ HMNS - Science booth

TBA - Roberts Road Elementary Family Science Night (Waller ISD)

TBA - AAUW Expanding Your Horizons in Science & Mathematics (Houston) - Hands-on activity workshop for middle school girls -   (check out the details)

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

TBA - Science & Engineering Fair of Houston - Awards Ceremony

TBA - Mark Twain Elementary School Science Night

TBA - HISD When I Grow Up Career Expo (Houston) - Career Booth

TBA - Scout Fair at NRG Arena - Science Booth (check their website).

TBA - Alief STEM Student Conference - College & Career Exploration Expo (booth and speaker opportunity)

TBA - Ridgemont Elementary Career Day Expo

TBA - Offshore Technology Conference Energy Education Institute

TBA - Gustavia Pearls Women's Outreach STEM Festival

TBA, 2019 - Mission Glen Elementary Science Fair

TBA, 2019 - Greater Houston Area STEM Conference (check it out)

TBA, 2019 - Fort Bend Christian Academy Science Fair - 5 judges needed

TBA, 2019 - Reach for the Stars! STEM Festival for Girls

TBA, 2019 - Burbank Middle School Career Day

TBA, 2019 - Goose Creek 6th Annual Career Night (Baytown) - Career Booth (check it out).

TBA, 2019 - Alvin Jr. High Career Day (career speaker needed)

TBA, 2019 - Hargrave High School Career & College Expo (Huffman, TX)

TBA, 2019 - Benavidez Elementary School Career Day

TBA, 2019 - Barbers Hill Middle School North Career Day

TBA, 2019
- O'Bryant Intermediate School Career Day

TBA, 2019 - Purple Sage Elementary School Career Day