The City of Hampton 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 City of Hampton improve their lives. We provide education through programs in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, and Community Viability.
Volunteers Screening Guidelines
Volunteer screening supports the process of educating volunteer applicants about Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and creates the opportunity to allow faculty and staff to learn more about the interests of the volunteer applicant. The screening process also helps to protect the well-being of Virginia Cooperative Extension programs, its participants, and volunteers.
Hampton Master Gardeners are available on the following days & times to answer any type of lawn, garden, or plant questions you may have.
Tuesdays (every other) 9:00am to 11:30am and 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Thursdays (every other) 9:00am to 11:30am and 1:30pm to 4:00pm
Please contact our VCE-Hampton office at 757-727-1401.
The Fescue Squad
Fescue Squad is done for the spring/summer season; check back in the spring 2019. For more information, email Gaylynn Johnson, email@example.com, or call the VCE Hampton office at 757-727-1401.
Vegetable Gardening 101
Dates: April 16, May 7, June 11, July 9, August 13, September 10, and October 8, 2018
Time: 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: North Phoebus Community Center, 249 West Chamberlain Ave., Hampton, VA 23663
Join Hampton Extension Master Gardener, Stephen Bowles, in the vegetable garden this season. Learn the basics of vegetable gardening in Hampton Roads, from planting to harvest, through this beginner's workshop series. Topics will include: pest management, fertilizing, succession planting, harvesting, fall vegetable gardening.
Please contact VCE-Hampton office at 757-727-1401 or email ANR/Hort Extension Agent, Gaylynn Johnson, at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details or to register.
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.