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.
Louisa 4-H Camp June 2-6, 2014 – REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!!
Louisa 4-H Camp will be June 2-6, 2014 and gives a week of fun, fellowship and learning for campers age 9-13 (must turn 9 before September 30, 2014). The 4-H camping program provides a fun opportunity for boys and girls to learn skills through hands-on experiences while helping them build self-esteem and challenging them to be innovative and creative. Campers have the opportunity to participate in exciting classes, swim and recreation time, special evening events and more. Classes include: Archery, Riflery, Fishing, Soccer, Swimming, Canoeing, Basketball, Dance, Nature, Outdoor Living Skills, Photography and much more….
Camp is more than just FUN! It is also: Accredited through the American Camping Association, staffed with highly qualified staff and teen and adult volunteers, and focused on the 4-H “Learn by Doing” motto and experiential learning model.
Camp slots fill on a first come first served basis! The camp cost is $190.00, which includes meals, lodging, transportation and a t-shirt. There is a discount for more than one child attending. Payment plans are available after initial deposit of $50 per child. For more information call 540-967-3422 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. The registration brochure prints on legal paper.
Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and employment are open to all, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or marital or family status. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
2014 Louisa County 4-H Camp Brochure (PDF | 5MB)
2014 Louisa County 4-H Camp Scholarship Application (PDF | 619KB)
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.