Franklin County Staff

The Franklin 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 Franklin 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

Register for 4-H Camp Today!

It’s 4-H Summer Camp time again, Franklin County will camp the week of July 16 – 20, 2018. Please find the Registration Form below to print, complete and mail back to me (Tania Rohlfs, VCE, 90 East Court Street, Rocky Mount, VA 24151). Scholarships are available and given to qualifying families. Please call and speak to Tania or Amber if you have any questions. Register early as our camp fills fast.

Additional forms and information for 4-H Campers and Adult and Teen Volunteers may be found under Local Programs

Ask an Expert

Ask a Local Expert! Submit your questions about 4-H Youth Development and Dairy Science.

Register Today For Cooking Camp

Camp Food Challenge
Are you the next Iron Chef? You will participate on a team of 3 - 5 teens, learning cooking skills and techniques needed to compete against other 4-H Food Challenge teams for the honor of being Franklin County’s next Food Challenge Champion! Are you up for the Challenge?

Cooking Around the World
4-H brings you a cooking camp that features recipes from around the world. Campers will learn cooking techniques that they can use at home to create traditional dishes from a different country each day. For Children ages 9 - 13 years old.

Explore the World Through Virtual Reality
4-H Invites you to explore new places and things through the magic of Google Virtual Reality goggles. Campers will learn about and interact with this amazing technology through a series of facilitated activities! For Children ages 9 - 13 years old.