The Mathews County 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 Mathews County improve their lives.

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

What's New

Become a 4-H Volunteer

Inspire the next generation -- become a 4-H volunteer! 4-H programs look to volunteers to help our young people learn the skills they need to prepare for their futures while also having fun.


4-H Summer Camps for 2018                                                                                                                                       It's that time to begin signing up for 4-H camps:

4-H CSI Day Camp- June 26th-28th

4-H Food challenge Day Camp-July 17th-July19th

4-HCloverbud Day Camp- July 23-27th

4-H Marine Science Day Camp -August 28th-30th

4-H Junior Camp-August 13th-17th

More details are in the 4-H Youth Prgrams under the "Local Programs" link above. If you have more questions contact the Mathews Extension Office.  We hope to see you for some summer 4-H fun! 

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:

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