Powhatan Village Building
Powhatan Village Building

The Powhatan County office of Virginia Cooperative Extension is your local connection to Virginia's land-grant universities, Virginia Tech and Virginia State University.

Through educational programs based on research and developed with input from local stakeholders, we help the people of Powhatan County improve their lives.

We provide education through programs in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, and Community Viability.

3910 Old Buckingham Road
Suite B
Powhatan, VA 23139

Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday

Main Office: (804) 598-5640
Fax: (804) 598-2477
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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.

Cook Smart, Eat Smart

When: Tuesdays after school, January 20, January 27 and February 3, 2015

Where: Powhatan Village Building, 3910 Old Buckingham Rd

Time: 3:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Cost: $15.00

Registration Deadline: January 15, 2015

Registration Information: Pre-registration required. Call 598-5640 or email chowland@vt.edu for details.

Other Information: Please bring a nonperishable canned good weekly to donate to the Powhatan Food Pantry!

Cook Smart, Eat Smart Flyer and Registration (PDF | 531KB)

Youth Winter Bird Watch

When: Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Where: Powhatan Public Library

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12 noon

Registration: Pre-registration is required/space is limited! Please contact the Powhatan Library at 804-598-5670 to register your child for the 2015 Youth Winter Bird Watch.

Youth Winter Bird Watch Flyer (PDF | 603KB)

Mini-Maker Festival

When: Saturday, February 21, 2015

Where: Powhatan County Public Library, 2270 Mann Road in Fighting Creek Park

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Additional Information: For more information contact, Powhatan Extension Office, 598-5640 or email chowland@vt.edu, Powhatan County Public Library, 598-5670 or email pmartin@powhatanlibrary.net.

Mini-Maker Festival Flyer (PDF | 409KB)

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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