The Cumberland 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 Cumberland 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.  

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The 2017 4H Fishing Camp is open to youth ages 9-13 and will be held April 7-9 at the Holiday Lake 4-H Center in Appomattox, VA. The early bird cost is $90.00 per child if registered by March 13, 2017.  The regular cost goes up to $95.00 after March 13, 2017.  The cost includes all programming fees, instruction, meals, and lodging.  The workshops include knot tying, fishing safety, lure making, and of course time set aside to fish!  The registration deadline is March 24th so please don't wait in order to ensure your spot at this very popular camp.

Please click on the link below to view the brochure for more details:

2017 Fishing Camp brochure (PDF | 531KB)