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.
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
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.
- Apr 5 - 4-H Wave Riders Club Meeting
- Apr 9 - 4-H Top Shooters Club Meeting
- Apr 11 - Rain Barrel Workshop
- Apr 14 - 4-H Craft Club Meeting
- Apr 15 - Green Thumb Gardening Series - Garden Tools and Care
- Apr 16 - 4-H Guardians of the Planet Club Meeting
- Apr 20 - Gardening Talk: Urban Vegetable Gardening
- Apr 21 - 4-H Foragers Beekeeping Club Meeting
- Apr 22 - Green Thumb Gardening Series - Container Gardening
- Apr 27 - 4-H Livestock Club Meeting
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.