The Nelson County 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 Nelson 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.

2018 Nelson Office

Nelson 4-H Junior Camp Date    

The 2020 Nelson 4-H Camp is set for June 29 to July 3, 2020. 4-H camp is an overnight camp held at Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center. Camp serves youth ages 9-13. Youth must turn 9 before September 30th to be able to attend. More information about when registration will open will come. Youth ages 14-18 who are interested in being a Teen Counselor should contact the Extension Agent at wcorissa@vt.edu for more information.



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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.