As the state moves to Phase III of the COVID re-opening plan, Virginia Cooperative Extension and 4-H are resuming some in-person programming and services will continue to provide contactless and distance-based methods, such as using drop boxes for samples and pickup, phones, and virtual delivery of educational programming.
This website will provide current information on local office hours, programming, and more. We look forward continuing to serve our community.
NEW! Virginia Cooperative Extension Alexandria/Arlington Fall 2020 Programming Updates, read about what VCE is doing in your community.
Retirement Planning & Investing Basics. November 4th & 18th. Once you register, we will send you the link for the class, which will be taught through Zoom.
Student Loans Class: Participants will learn about types of student loans, loan servicers, repayment options, payments, and interest. Class will be held in October. Register here.
Fall 2020 Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Training has been postponed until early February 2021
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are pivoting from our usual in-person class format to a virtual class format. In order to have adequate preparation time to transition to this new format, we are delaying the start of our annual Volunteer Training until early February of 2021. See more information here.
Public Asked To Report Receipt of any Unsolicited Packages of Seeds
The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) has been notified that Virginia residents have received unsolicited packages containing seeds from China. Please do not plant these seeds. VDACS encourages anyone who has received unsolicited seeds in the mail to contact the Office of Plant Industry Services (OPIS) through the ReportAPest@vdacs.virginia.gov email.
Money Smarts Pay Classes: Tuesdays, November 10, 17, 24. In these virtual classes you will learn how to manage your money, reduce credit card debt, save and plan for emergencies, understand your credit report and credit score and more. We will also cover COVID-19 related financial assistance benefits. Register here.
Check out the 4-H Healthy Living Activity Guide! Try one or all 30 of these fun, skill-building activities to help your kid live a healthy life.