Events, Programs and Workshops

Now Available: Register Online

Cooperative Extension workshops and classes are now available for registration online in the Cooperative Extension ActiveNet.

Annual and Seasonal Events

Annual and seasonal events occur once a year or for a seasonal timeframe. For example, the Farmers Market runs each year from May to September.

Winter Maker Market - Saturday, Dec. 9

Join Cooperative Extension for a winter maker market on Saturday, Dec. 9 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.! All vendors are local vendors who have made delightful crafts and delicious treats for you to shop. This event will also include food trucks. This event is free and free parking is available on site.

Calling Interested Vendors

If you are interested in being a vendor for the winter maker market, please contact the farmers market manager by email or by calling 804-751-4401.

Workshops and Classes

Cooperative Extension offers workshops and classes taught by staff and trained volunteers. More information and registration is available in the Cooperative Extension ActiveNet. If you would like to suggest as topic for a class or workshop, email Cooperative Extension.

Stay Sharp! Good Tools Make Easy Work - Saturday, Nov. 11

Learn from experienced Master Gardener Charlie Morgan how to select the best garden tools for you. Learn how to safely sharpen and maintain them to make your garden tasks easier for years to come.

View the county calendar for time, location and registration details.


Cooperative Extension offers both one-time and annual programs and services that assist with educating attendees about topics such as landscaping, lawncare and well water testing.

Demonstration Garden

Master Gardeners are developing gardens to teach homeowners, gardeners, youth, green industry professionals and others about a range of issues including water conservation, pollinator preservation, food production, sustainable maintenance practices and locally adapted plants.