Frederick County Staff
Frederick County Staff

The Frederick County office of Virginia Cooperative Extension is your local connection to Virginia's land-grant universities, Virginia Tech and Virginia State University.

Through educational programs based on research and developed with input from local stakeholders, we help the people of Frederick County improve their lives.

We provide education through programs in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, and Community Viability.

107 N. Kent Street
2nd Floor
Winchester, VA 22601

Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday

Main Office: (540) 665-5699
Fax: (540) 722-8380
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Language Interpretation Services Now Available

If you have limited English skills, do not let that stop you from visiting an Extension office. If you have difficulty speaking or understanding English, our staff can serve you by connecting you to one of our Extension agents through a telephone-based interpreter. Interpretation for more than 200 languages is provided. This service is free to our clients. Read more

Two-Day ServSafe Manager's Class

When: February 17 and 24, 2017

Where: MidAtlantic Farm Credit, 125 Prosperity Drive, Winchester, VA 22602

Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Cost: The cost of the course is $150, if registered by the deadline. The fee includes textbook, exam and certification. The fee for registering after the deadline or on-site is $170.

Registration Deadline: February 10, 2017

Online Registration

Two-Day ServSafe Manager's Class Brochure and Registration (PDF | 126KB)

Lunch and Learn...

Where: Handley Library (Benham Room), Winchester, VA

Time: 12:00- 1:00 p.m

Registration: Pre-registration is required for each session

Soup’s On!
Date: January 20, 2017
Registration Deadline: January 16, 2017

Five Ingredients Meals
Date: January 27, 2017 
Registration Deadline: January 23, 2017

Eat the Mediterranean Way
Date: February 3, 2017
Registration Deadline: January 30, 2017

Slow Cooker Meals in a Minute
Date: February 10, 2017
Registration Deadline: February 6, 2017

Lunch and Learn Flyer and Registration (PDF | 317KB)

2017 Master Food Volunteer Training

Virginia Cooperative Extension will be offering a four-day Master Food Volunteer certification training for residents of Clarke, Frederick, Shenandoah, Page, and Warren Counties! The trainings will be held at the Virginia Cooperative Extension-Shenandoah County Office, 600 North Main Street, Woodstock, VA. The dates for the four-day training are March 3, 10, 17, and 24, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

If you are interested in becoming a Master Food Volunteer, please call the Virginia Cooperative Extension – Frederick County Office at 540-665-5699 or email There are a limited amount of spaces available, so please get your applications in quickly! The deadline for applications will be February 3, 2017. Class size is limited to five so don’t delay in registering. Potential volunteers must be interviewed before applications are accepted, and background checks are conducted on all VCE volunteers.

2017 Master Food Volunteer Training News Release (PDF | 76KB)

2017 Master Food Volunteer Training Brochure (PDF | 745KB)

2017 Master Food Volunteer Training Application (PDF | 329KB)