Hampton Roads Fruit & Vegetable Conference
When: February 18, 2015
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Where: Hickory Ruritan Club, 2752 Battlefield Blvd., South, Chesapeake, VA 23322
For more information, contact Watson Lawrence, Senior Agriculture Extension Agent, VCE-Chesapeake Office (310 Shea Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23322) at 757-382-6348 or fax 757-382-6665.
Hampton Roads Fruit & Vegetable Conference Brochure (PDF | 279KB)
2015 Statewide Teen Weekend
When: February 27 – March 1, 2015
Where: Southwest 4-H Educational Center, Abingdon, VA
Who: Youth must be at least 14 years of age by September 30, 2015
Registration Deadline: February 12, 2015
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)
2015 Southeast Jamestown 4-H District Contest
Date: March 21, 2015
Location: New Kent Middle School
7501 Egypt Road
New Kent, VA 23124
Time: 9:00am – Noon
Registration Fee: $5.00 per contestant
Deadline to Register: March 14, 2015 (VCE-Hampton Office must have registration form and fee).
2015 Hampton 4-H Junior Camp
When: July 27-31, 2015
Where: Jamestown 4-H Educational Center, 3751 4-H Club Rd., Williamsburg, VA 23185
Cost: Early-bird $230.00 (Balance due in full by June 26) or Regular $250.00 (Balance due in full by July 3). A deposit of $50.00 (non-refundable) is needed to reserve your space. SPACE IS LIMITED!!!
Who: Boys & Girls Ages: 9-13 (child must be 9 years old by September 30, 2015).
Cost Includes: Lodging, Meals, T-shirt, Transportation, and Evening Programs.
Additional Information: Some of the classes this camp will offer: archery, air riflery, kayaking, fishing, arts and crafts, and much more!
Hampton 4-H Junior Camp Flyer and Registration (PDF | 558KB)
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)