Child Care Provider Training - "Nurturing Young Minds"
When: October 17, 2015
Where: Virginia Cooperative Extension Office, Sussex County, 233 L South County Drive Waverly, VA 23890
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Cost: $5.00 per person
Registration Deadline: October 9, 2015. All money is due by the registration deadline.
Contact: For additional information contact Taneka Womble at 804-834-1309
Child Care Provider Training Flyer (PDF | 115KB)
Surry County Farmer's Market
The Market will start May 1, 2015. It will run from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and will be held in the open area adjacent to the Surry County Government Center. SNAP, credit and debit cards will be accepted. Anyone interested in participating in The Surry Farmer’s Market as a vendor, performing artist or volunteer should contact the Surry County Administrator’s Office at 757-294-5271 for more information.
Surry 4-H Clubs
Young people in the 4-H community learn leadership, citizenship, and a vast array of life skills that benefit them for the rest of their lives. Through school-based, after-school, and community clubs as well as camp settings, 4-H members pledge to build a better community, country, and world.
To learn more about the
Surry 4-H Clubs
please visit the clubs page.
Diabetes - A Growing Concern
Diabetes affects nearly one out of every 10 people in the United States. The dangerous thing about diabetes is that many people do not notice any warning signs and remain undiagnosed . . . increasing their risk for heart disease, stroke, blindness and amputation.
What Can You Do?
- Talk to your health care provider about testing your blood sugar level.
- Be active at least 30 minutes a day, most days of the week.
- Keep you weight at a healthy level.
- Keep your blood pressure and cholesterol under control.
Diabetes depends on a diagnosis and active self-management. Take the first step and talk to your health care provider.