The City of Virginia Beach office of Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE) 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 City of Virginia Beach improve their lives.

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

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City of Virginia Beach Extension Faculty and Staff, October 22, 2018, Photo by Jody Davis

COVID-19 Update and Program Impacts

  • Currently the VCE-Virginia Beach Office is closed to the public. However, staff are still available via phone and email.
  • In following CDC recommendations, many of our programs have been canceled or postponed. Please check our program pages or contact our office to verify program activity.
  • VCE COVID-19 Updates - Updates from the State VCE Office
  • VCE COVID-19 Resources - Healthy living/cleaning, actvities for kids, food and exercise resources


What's New

Virginia Beach 4-H Camp Registration

Virginia Beach 4-H Junior Camp 2020 registration is now open online through Eventbrite: https://vb4hcamp2020.eventbrite.com . Camp will be held August 3-7, 2020. If you have questions after reviewing the information, please contact the 4-H Extension Office. 

Join Virginia Beach 4-H

The current 4-H year is from October 1, 2019 - September 30, 2020. Many clubs are still accepting new members. Now is the perfect time to explore new 4-H club, camp, and program opportunities. 

Virginia Food Access Network (VFAN)

The Virginia Food Access Network (VFAN) accelerates efforts, connects partners, and shares resources to solve child hunger in Virginia and create nutritious food access for all Virginians.

Were you a 4-H member? Did you attend 4-H camp? Or maybe you were a 4-H volunteer? Identify as a 4-H alum, and represent your 4-H state: http://bit.ly/2m0vYgp

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