Educational Programs & Events

Learn how get the most out of your water use through annual events, monthly newsletters and more. You also can optimize your landscape year round by taking notes from our Sustainable Landscape Series!

  1. Adults
  2. Youth

Water Conservation Newsletter

Sign up for our quarterly Water Conservation newsletter for landscaping tips, seasonal resources and invitations to free educational seminars designed specifically for Allen residents.

Sprinkler Evaluation Program

High water bills during summer months are normally caused by sprinkler use. Your sprinkler zones could be using up to 15 gallons each minute! This free Sprinkler Evaluation service, valued at $125, is available to Allen residents with a water utility account in good standing. Limited to the first 40 residents who sign up.

Sustainable Landscape Series

A beautiful lawn without wasting water? Yes, it’s possible! Our annual seminar series covers smart plant choices, sprinkler setup, fruit/vegetable gardening and tips for Texas newcomers. Previous programs are available on YouTube .


Collin County Master Gardeners Association

Learn and serve with the Collin County Master Gardeners Association, an educational and volunteer program affiliated with the Texas A&M  AgriLife Extension Service of the Texas A&M University system.

Learn on your own!

Browse conservation resources from these organizations and local partners.