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.
VA Commercial Pesticide Applicator Re-Certification
Place: Sandy Bottom Nature Park,
1255 Big Bethel Road
Hampton, VA 23666
Date: March 19, 2015
Cost: $40.00 registration fee if received by March 5, 2015
(Late Fee: $50.00, space permitting)
Municipal Government employees EXEMPT of fees – space permitting!!
No refunds after March 12, 2015!!
To register for the class, complete a registration form; contact the Hampton Extension Office at 757-727-1401 or email Megan Tierney, ANR/Horticulture Extension Agent, at firstname.lastname@example.org, to obtain a form. When registration form is completed; returned form and registration fee to: Virginia Cooperative Extension- Hampton Office, Attn.: Pesticide Class, 1919 Commerce Drive, Suite 340, Hampton, VA 23666.
VA Commercial Pesticide Applicator Re-Certification Flyer and Registration (PDF | 70KB)
Hampton Master Gardeners are available on the following days & times to answer any type of lawn, garden, or plant questions you may have.
- Mondays: 9am -11am & 2pm - 4pm
- Tuesdays: 9am -11am
- Wednesdays: 2pm - 4pm
- Thursdays: 2pm - 4pm
- Fridays: 9am - 11am
Please contact our VCE-Hampton office at 757-727-1401.
VCE State Master Gardener website
Virginia Master Naturalist Program Cohort 8
The Peninsula Chapter of Virginia Master Naturalists is now accepting applications for their sixth cohort of trainees! The Virginia Master Naturalist program is a statewide corps of volunteers providing education, outreach, and service for the benefit of the Commonwealth's natural resources and natural areas. See the "About Us" page of the chapter's website for details and application information: http://vmnpeninsula.weebly.com/.
Virginia Master Naturalist Program Brochure (PDF | 1MB)