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.
4 for 4-H Run Amok Raise A Buck
Cover 4 miles of trails on your quest to raise camp scholarship funds for your LOCAL 4-H program.
When: April 19, 2014
Where: W.E. Skelton 4-h Educational Conference Center
Time: 9:00 a.m.
For more information: skelton4Hprograms@vt.edu
4 for 4-H Run Amok Raise A Buck Flyer (PDF | 591KB)
Camp T-Shirt Design Competition
Announcement to all potential Campers, CIT’s and Teen Counselors
We are holding a competition for all you budding artists out there. Here is a great opportunity to show your skills by designing our 4-H Camp T-Shirt for 2014.
The 4-H Agents reserve the right to make alterations to the chosen design.
Deadline for the art to be submitted is April 20, 2014 at 5 pm.
Design to be submitted to the office of 4-H Extension Agent in your area
Camp T-Shirt Design Competition Flyer and Competition Rules (PDF | 564KB)
2014 Franklin County 4-H Camp
When: July 14-18, 2014
Where: W.E. Skelton 4-H Center
Who: Youth 9-13 Campers
Applications: Applications for need-based, partial Scholarships are available upon request, please call the office 540-483-5161.
Additional Information: Will be sent to your child through the School system by March in 2014. Need more information, please contact Amber Wilson, 4-H Agent at the office of Virginia Cooperative Extension, 540-483-5161.
Pest Management Guides Available
The 2014 version of Virginia Cooperative Extension's Pest Management Guides are now available on our website. The guides cover Field Crops, Home Grounds and Animals, and Horticultural and Forest Crops.
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