The Alexandria VCE office is open with limited business hours.

Monday - Thursday

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Friday

By Appointment Only. 

The City of Alexandria office of Virginia Cooperative Extension 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 the City of Alexandria 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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Building Resilient Communities

From human health to soil health, Virginia Cooperative Extension has been hard at work supporting our neighbors in Arlington and Alexandria during this past year! Join us for our Annual Showcase on Friday, December 3, 2021, from 10:00-11:15am. This year’s theme is Building Resilient Communities!

You can look forward to a virtual presentation highlighting Extension’s educational programs and our volunteers. Come learn how Extension supports local partners in the areas of health & wellness, youth development, and environmental conservation.

Please register in advance for this meeting at: https://virginiatech.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYud-iqpjIiE91evWxlvQXtM99RChdxISGn

Calling all #teen in Alexandria, Arlington, and Fairfax. The Clover Vibe 4-H Club is an easy-going, youth-led virtual 4-H community club. Join us, each Monday from 12:00-1:00 p.m. via Zoom, and simply be yourself. This club is open to youth ages 14-18 (ages as of 9/20/21).

4-H Clover Vibe Teen Club

Calling all #teen in Alexandria, Arlington, and Fairfax. The Clover Vibe 4-H Club is an easy-going, youth-led virtual 4-H community club. Join us, each Monday from 12:00-1:00 p.m. via Zoom, and simply be yourself. This club is open to youth ages 14-18 (ages as of 9/20/21).

Email Reggie Morris, rbmorris@vt.edu to join. 

4-H @ Home Activities - Free Downloads 

Being at home shouldn't stop you from learning. 4-H is open to everyone, even more so now during this COVID-19 time at home. 4-H @ Home Activity Sheets are free to download and open to everyone! Grab an activity, complete it with your family, and share your results. We're in this together and together we can continue to "Make the Best Better!" 

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4-H at home Affirmations.pdf
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4-H at Home Jewelry Making.pdf
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4H@Home.Mindfulness Eating Activity.Final.pdf
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VA 4-H At Home Yoga for Kids.pdf
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Garden at Home Record Book.pdf
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Lesson 1 Introduction.pdf
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Lesson 2 Soil.pdf
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Lesson 3 Planting Your Seeds.pdf
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Lesson 4 Watering.pdf
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Lesson 5 Protecting Your Garden.pdf
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4H@Home.Baking Powder, Double Action.pdf
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4H@Home.Baking Soda Poppers.pdf
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4H@Home.Getting a Rise from Yeast.pdf
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4H@Home.Reverse Tie-Dye.Final.pdf

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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