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Virginia Master Naturalists serve as stewards, teachers, and citizen scientists

Virginia Master Naturalists are a statewide corps of trained volunteers who provide education, outreach, and service to support natural resources and public lands. The national program started in Virginia in 2005, and volunteers have contributed more than 400,000 hours of service.

    Virginia Master Naturalists serve as stewards, teachers, and citizen scientists

Virginia Master Naturalists serve as stewards, teachers, and citizen scientists

Virginia Master Naturalists are a statewide corps of trained volunteers who provide education, outreach, and service to support natural resources and public lands. The national program started in Virginia in 2005, and volunteers have contributed more than 400,000 hours of service.

    Virginia Master Naturalists serve as stewards, teachers, and citizen scientists

Maker program encourages kids to be creative

Maker is an after-school and summer camp program put on by 4-H. Trained adult leaders teach students the principles of STEM — science, technology, engineering, and math — through a learn-by-doing philosophy.

    Maker program encourages kids to be creative

Teen Cuisine cooking program mixes cooking lessons and life skills

Introduce a few teenagers to some healthy ingredients, show them how to safely prepare a tasty new recipe, sprinkle in some nutrition facts, throw in a dash of fun, and voila, those teens on their way to making better food choices.

    Teen Cuisine cooking program mixes cooking lessons and life skills
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