Educational Programs

 Educational Outreach Programs

We will be celebrating Agriculture Week March 5-9.  We have limited slots for schools in Chesapeake and Virginia Beach to have Agriculture Professionals come out and read to students in Pre-School through the 3rd Grade.  We have partnered with Chesapeake Farm Bureau and Agriculture in the Classroom to read “These Bees Count”!  Please contact us to schedule a program.

Agriculture Week Classroom

Flyer  Reading in the Classroom Agriculture Week

Beekeepers Volunteer Sign

Sign Up Genius Reading Program

Sign Up Genius



We are accepting applications for Youth Conservation Camp.  The deadline to apply is April 18, 2018. Please review the Camp Application and guidelines.

YCC Highlights

2018 Camper Application VA Dare SWCD




Announcing  The Cynthia Pridmore VA Dare SWCD Scholarship 

We are accepting application for the Cynthia Pridmore VA Dare SWCD Scholarship.  All Applications are due in our office by May 18, 2018.  Please review carefully the guidelines in the scholarship announcement.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.

2018 Cynthia Pridmore Scholarship Announcement Flyer

Application Cynthia Pridmore SWCD Scholarship and Guideline 2018



We have a full 2017-2018 Education Year planned at the District.  We are now accepting request for our Environmental/Agriculture classroom presentations for Chesapeake and Virginia Beach. All presentations address natural resources, pollution, agriculture and urban best management practices and conservation of our watershed.   All classroom programs are aligned with the Virginia Standards of  Learning.



Steam Night 1





Envirothon Brochure 2016

We are recruiting for Envirothon Teams for 2017-2018!   Students in the 9-12th grade who may be interested in forming an Envirothon Team!  Please see the brochure above!  Private and Homeschoolers are encouraged to apply!!  Chesapeake and Virginia Beach!