Rappahannock County
Rappahannock County

The Rappahannock 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 Rappahannock 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.

Washington Arts Building
311-J Gay Street
Washington, VA 22747

Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday

Main Office: (540) 675-3619
Fax: (540) 675-3232
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Show your 4-H pride and Raise Your Hand as #4HGrown!

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 Alumni and represent your 4-H state:http://bit.ly/2m0vYgp  The top three states with the most “hands raised” will earn $5,000, $10,000 or $20,000, respectively.

Language Interpretation Services Now Available

If you have limited English skills, do not let that stop you from visiting an Extension office. If you have difficulty speaking or understanding English, our staff can serve you by connecting you to one of our Extension agents through a telephone-based interpreter. Interpretation for more than 200 languages is provided. This service is free to our clients. Read more

2017 Rappahannock County 4-H Summer Camps

  • June 13, 2017 - Jon Boating and Swimming
  • June 20, 2017 - Alcohol Tobacco Firearms (ATF) Canine Unit Tour and Swimming
  • July 7, 2017 - Culpeper-Madison-Rappahannock (CMR) Farm Show and Swimming
  • July 11, 2017 - Luray Caverns and Rope Adventure Park Tour
  • July 18, 2017 - Spashdown Water Park
  • June 5-9, 2017 - 4-H Day Camp
  • July 23-27, 2017 - 4-H Overnight Camp

2017 Rappahannock County 4-H Summer Camps Brochure (PDF | 2MB)

Pest Management Guides Available


The 2016 version of Virginia Cooperative Extension's Pest Management Guides are now available on our website. The guides cover Field Crops, Home Grounds and Animals, and Horticultural and Forest Crops.

Become a 4-H Volunteer

4-H Clover

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.