Roanoke Staff
Roanoke Staff

The Roanoke County/Roanoke & Salem 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 Roanoke County/Roanoke & Salem improve their lives.

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

3738 Brambleton Avenue SW
Roanoke, VA 24018-3639

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

Main Office: (540) 772-7524
Fax: (540) 776-7136
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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

2016 Roanoke Valley Share-The-Fun Talent Competition

The Roanoke Valley 4-H Share-the-Fun talent competition is coming! This is a chance for youth ages 9-18 to show off those performing skills in dance, drama, instrumental, vocal, variety (baton, juggling, puppetry, etc.) or combination (any two of these categories, i.e., someone playing the guitar and singing).

Tryouts are Friday, February 12, 7:00-9:00, at the Brambleton Center. Contestants do NOT have to have previous 4-H involvement to participate! For those who are invited to compete, the show will be February 26, 7:00, at Virginia Western's Whitman Auditorium.

See the attached flyers for registration and rules. Call the office (772-7524), email Amber Woodford ( or Leslie Prillaman ( for more information.

2016 Share-The-Fun Flyer (PDF | 601KB)

2016 Share-The-Fun Rules (PDF | 32KB)

2016 Roanoke Valley 4-H Summer Camp

When: July 18-22, 2016

Where: W.E. Skelton 4-H Educational Conference Center At Smith Mountain Lake

Who: Camp is for youth ages 9-13 as of September 30, 2016

2016 Roanoke Valley 4-H Summer Camp Flyer (PDF | 543KB)

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Contact the Roanoke Unit Office for more information at (540) 772-7524.