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.
2015 Camp Counselor Information
4-H Camp counselors are teens who develop leadership skills through training and by mentoring youth ages 9-13 during a week of summer camp. In addition to performing rewarding community service, these teens develop skills needed for obtaining employment or college entrance as well as those necessary to lead.
Camp Dates: June 15-19, 2015 Gloucester 4-H Camp Week at Jamestown 4-H Center
Application Deadline: Dec 10, 2015. We must receive your application by Dec 10. Your references (3) Must be received by December 15.
2015 Camp Counselor Application and Selection Process (PDF | 590KB)
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.
Become a 4-H Volunteer
Inspire the next generation -- become a 4-H volunteer! 4-H programs look to volunteers to help our young people learn the skills they need to prepare for their futures while also having fun.