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
Would you like to learn more about Goochland County?
The Goochland Leadership Enterprise (GLE) is now accepting applications for its 19th Class. GLE classes introduce Goochland residents to their county by providing information on topics such as the county’s history, county departments and services, agriculture, economic development and the budget process. Participants are introduced to both country and state government officials. GLE hosts 14 sessions, typically every other Thursday, at 7:00 PM from mid-September through mid-March. Sessions are held at different locations in the county to provide further insight into Goochland's history and environment. Registration is in progress and continues until Septembertember. For additional information, brochure, and applications call the Goochland Extension Office at 804-556-5841.
Schedule for GLE's 19th Class
|Class Orientation & Pictorial Tour of County
|County Administration, Revenue, Treasurer
|Sheriff, Clerk of Courts, and Commonwealth’s Attorney
|Agriculture and Natural Resources
|Community & Government Services
|Business and Economic Development
|Dinner with Board of Supervisors (Tuesday)
|State Legislature (Day at the State Capital) (Monday)
|Leadership: Getting Involved!
2015 Goochland Leadership Enterprise Brochure (PDF | 666KB)
2015 Goochland Leadership Enterprise Application (PDF | 67KB)
Join Us - Goochland Powhatan Master Gardener Association
We are now accepting applications for Master Gardener Training for 2016. We will start training sessions starting Tuesday, January 12, 2016 and meet every Tuesday and Friday mornings from 9:30am - 12:30pm through early April.
More information is available on the State program on the Virginia Master Gardner Program Home Page: hort.vt.edu/mastergardener.
Training fees are $135.00 which includes a comprehensive binder of information, any workshop or demonstration material and a Master Gardener T-shirt.
Application and drop off site information sheets are linked below.
Find out if being a Master Gardener is for you. For additional information contact: Karen Webber at 804-556-2424 send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like information on the program, please click here to contact your local extension office VCE.
You can also call the Goochland Office at 804-556-5841 or the Powhatan Office at 804-598-5640.
Goochland and/or Powhatan Extension Offices’ E-mail Mailing Lists
Are you interested in learning more about gardening, horses, goats, or you are an agricultural producer interested in pest updates? Click here and sign up to be on the Goochland and/or Powhatan Extension offices’ e-mail/mailing lists. We are a not for profit educational non-bias organization, here to serve you. These lists are confidential and we will not sell or share your information. You will receive a few e-mails a month about upcoming educational events in the area related to your interests. To unsubscribe please reply to e-mail received or contact our office. We look forward to seeing you out at an upcoming educational event soon!”
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