Dinwiddie Extension Staff: Mike Parrish, Hannah Robbins, Bria Gholson-Parham, Angela Duncan, Eric Bowen

The Dinwiddie 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 Dinwidie 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

Teen Counselor/CIT Applications Now OPEN

Want to develop your leadership skills and get involved with your community? Are you born between the years of 2000 and 2005? Then you are eligible to apply to be a teen counselor or counselor-in-training. Returning counselors must submit an application each year. Applications take a few minutes to complete and will require 3 references. Complete an application by November 30, 2018 here.

Annual Apple Pie Workshop FULL


Make a homemade pie from scratch better than Grandma to share on Thanksgiving! This program is open to youth ages 5-19 and the registration can be found here. We will also need adult volunteers so contact Hannah Robbins at if you are interested!

Become a 4-H Volunteer

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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.

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: