Office Information

WVU Extension Service
Kanawha County Office
4700 MacCorkle Avenue SE
Suite 101
Charleston, WV 25304

Phone: 304-720-9573
Fax: 304-205-7863
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00-4:00
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Happening in Kanawha County

Registration materials are now posted on the web for four Kanawha County 4-H camps offered by WVU Extension this summer. Registration is now open for:

Older Residential 4-H Camp (June 28 – July 2)
Younger Residential 4-H Camp (June 8 – 12)
Science Day Camp (June 22-26)
Cloverbud Day Camp (June 22-26)

Materials can be found at

Through funding by the Greater Kanawha County Foundation, Kanawha County 4-H program has received scholarship money to assist youth interested in STEM to attend STEM tracks at WVU Extension State 4-H Camps or WVU Tech STEM Camp in Montgomery, WV. These few scholarships provided will be in the range of $150- $250 to help offset the cost of STEM Camp Costs.

All Scholarship Applications must be received by May 15, 2015!

To Apply, visit the Kanawha County 4-H STEM Page

We are currently recruiting for an administrative secretary for our office. The job entails organizing and operating the office so that we may provide programs in agriculture (gardening, farm support), youth (4-H and school programs), families & health (early childhood development, cooking, home preserving), and nutrition. All application materials must be received (not just postmarked) by April 13.

To apply, visit the job description on the WVU Human Resources page.

MEDITERRANEAN-FOOD-Catering Learn to cook an entire Mediterranean meal and eat healthy, great tasting foods. Join instructor Kerri Wade on March 25, 2015 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. in our instructional kitchen for this hands-on cooking class. A fee of $25 and pre-registration are required.

Please return the registration form to the WVU Extension Service Kanawha County Office by March 23 to register.

Only 12 spaces are available, register early to ensure your spot!

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2015 Garden Calendar

December 10, 2014
2015 Garden Calendar

The 2015 Garden Calendar is Here!

2015 Garden Calendars are now available for pick-up in our office. They will be available in Kanawha County Public Libraries after the first of the year. You can also find the calendar online or subscribe to the calendar rss feed at .

Winter Preparedness

November 24, 2014
winter_storm (1) Are you prepared for inclement winter weather? Are you ready for a prolonged power outage or blizzard? Make sure you are ready with this informative, free webinar from on December 4, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Learn more and register.