Have questions about pesticide applicator certification or soil tests? Call us at 804-693-2602.
Our Master Gardeners are in to answer gardening and horticulture questions on Thursdays at the Extension Office, 2-3 PM and at the library on Main Street 11 AM-1 PM.
Junior 4-H Camp at Jamestown: Gloucester Week is June 22-26, 2020
Registration Starts February 1, 2020. We are busy planning a fantastic week of camp. Find camp brochure HERE
Jamestown 4-H Center also has specialty weekend camps throughout the year for youth ages 5-13 with counseling opportunities for older youth. Visit Jamestown on the web at www.jamestown4hcenter.org.
4-H Clubs in Gloucester
In Gloucester we have 4-H horse clubs, community and animal science clubs, a 4-H club for home schoolers, and a group for 4-H cloverbuds (ages 5-8).
Typically 4-H clubs meet once a month. They provide lots of fun learning experiences while building leadership and citizenship skills through work on 4-H projects and community service.
Call (804) 693-2602 for information about joining a club, volunteering, and starting new clubs.
Engaging with Communities
Virginia Cooperative Extension specialists in community viability work with Extension agents, campus-based faculty, organizational partners, communities, and individuals to further opportunity and build capacity in five program areas:
- Leadership & Planning
- Community Enterprise and Resiliency
- Community Food System and Enterprises
- Community Planning
- Emerging Community Issues
Examples of our work include training county elected officials, educating entrepreneurs, facilitating collaborative projects, supporting the growth of community food systems and local economies, enhancing agent skills and community capacity in facilitation and leadership, conducting problem-driven research, and creating publications and tools that address critical community needs.
Do you have a question about Community Viability?
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