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Extension Office

Henrico County Extension Office

Ask an Expert Link

Do you have questions?  We have answers. 

While our physical office may be closed, the Henrico Extension staff is always available to answer questions through our Ask an Expert form!

We are your connection to Virginia’s land-grant universities: Virginia Tech and Virginia State University and provide unbiased, objective, research-based information and educational programs to individuals, families, organizations, and communities. We can answer questions on a variety of topics including gardening, horticulture, 4-H, families, childcare, managing money, forestry, natural resources, and many more! 

Bug Bizarre! Saturday, October 9, 2021

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The Bug Bizarre is a way to celebrate the fun and excitement of the science of entomology! Youth and Adults will learn about and discover insects and their relatives through a variety of outreach and engagement booths. There will be information tables on a variety of subjects, including pollinators, garden insects, forest pests, public health, and live insect displays along with children’s activities.

Henrico 4-H Apple, Peanut & Honey Fundraiser

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The Henrico 4-H Apples, Peanuts & Honey Fundraiser is going on NOW! All products are from Virginia producers. Our goal is to provide quality products at reasonable prices. Proceeds from the sale are used to support local 4-H youth programs.

Henrico 4-H

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Please be sure to check out these amazing future opportunities and events. Links can be found below and on the Henrico 4-H website

Virtual Classroom

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Archived Public Education Classes offered for you to enjoy at your own pace. Topics include Vegetable Gardening, Lawns, General Gardening, and recordings of the Turf Talk & Tree Talk Virtual Helpdesk Series. Read more…

COVID-19 Update

Henrico Extension COVID-19 Resources

Due to Henrico County’s efforts to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Henrico County Extension Office is open to the public by appointment.  However, our staff is available for questions! Use the Ask an Expert form to submit your question or if you need to speak to someone directly, please see the list below for the best person to contact:

Name and Title Contact
Kimberly Edmonds, Unit Coordinator
Extension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences
(804) 501-5170
Kendra Young
Senior Extension Agent, 4-H Youth Development
(804) 501-5166
Ed Olsen
Extension Agent, Agriculture & Natural Resources
(804) 501-5171
Carter Humphries
Extension Agent, 4-H Youth Development
(804) 501-5165
Terry Lautzenheiser
Horticulture Technician
(804) 501-5179
Angelina Greene
Unit Administrative Assistant
(804) 501-5167
Caryn Mitchell
Office Assistant III
(804) 501-5160
Angela Wrigglesworth
County Administrative Assistant
(804) 501-5168

VCE Volunteer Training Modules

As a Volunteer in our programs, we hope you share our core values for appreciation of differences and inclusion, because as a VCE volunteer, you share our civil rights responsibility to insure that our programs and services are nondiscriminatory. Please take a moment to complete the VCE Volunteer Civil Rights Training Module.

As a Master Gardener Volunteer, learn to minimize risk while presenting VCE programs to citizens of Henrico County by completing the Risk Management Essentials for Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners.

Physical Address
8600 Dixon Powers Dr.
Henrico Government Complex
Human Services Building
Henrico, VA 23228

Mailing Address
P. O. Box 90775
Henrico, VA 23273-0775

(804) 501-5160

(804) 501-5169

Office hours:
8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. EST,
Monday through Friday


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