Virginia Cooperative Extension Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act
Join Virginia Cooperative Extension as it celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act, which officially established the National Cooperative Extension System. Activities are being planned throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia to commemorate the centennial in 2014. Events will be held in local communities, recognition of our Extension volunteers, and even a Virginia Cooperative Extension Day on May 8! Check this site frequently for periodic centennial updates and articles about Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and events.
Spring Field Day - New Tools & Information for Beef Management
When: Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Where: Jeff Shumate's Farm (4.2 miles south of McDowell on Bullpasture River Road - watch for signs)
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Registration: Pre-register by May 2nd by calling 540-468-2225
Spring Field Day - New Tools & Information for Beef Management Flyer (PDF | 722KB)
Open House and Ask the Expert
When: May 7, 2014
Where: Virginia Cooperative Extension Office, located on the second floor of the Warm Springs Courthouse
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Ask the Expert with well-known local resident and expert gardener, Bart Ailstock
Grab a friend and take a break to learn more about Extension and how it is extending knowledge and changing lives across the Commonwealth of Virginia!
Open House and Ask the Expert Flyer (PDF | 115KB)
2014 Junior 4-H Camp
When: June 30 - July 4, 2014
Where: W.E. Skelton 4-H Educational Conference Center at Smith Mountain Lake
Registration: Is open, March 17, 2014 to April 17, 2014
2014 Junior 4-H Camp Brochure and Registration (PDF | 316KB)
2014 Junior 4-H Camp Flyer (PDF | 292KB)