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2017 Garden Calendars are available at the Extension Office! Click here to download or print calendar and other resources.

Office Information

WVU Extension Service
Doddridge County Office
461 Main Street
St. Patrick Center
West Union, WV 26456

Phone 304-873-1801
FAX 304-873-1898
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 to 4:00
Driving Directions


WVU Serving all 55 of West Virginia’s Counties

WVU Extension Service provides programs in 4-H Youth Development, Families and Health, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Community, Economic and Workforce Development with support from West Virginia University faculty and staff. WVU also maintains a historic special-mission campus at WVU Jackson’s Mill Center for Lifelong Learning and State 4-H Camp, near Weston, West Virginia.


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That’s My Pan! products are now available for purchase during a DCCEOS Fundraiser. The vast array of available products include bakeware, cookie tins, coffee mugs, cutting boards, utensils, etc. Many items can be personalized and engraved for a great gift! Your order will support our local DCCEOS organization. Browse and place an order at That’s My Pan!. You may also contact a CEOS member about placing an order.

DC Extension Service Activities

Our Schedule of Events is now available on a separate page and is also on the menu at above left. More detailed information, including event follow-up reporting, can be found in our Newspaper Articles and Newsletters.

Local Summer Employment Opportunity for College Students at the 2017 DC Energy Express Program

We will soon be hiring for several college student mentor and community coordinator positions for eight weeks during the summer. You will receive a $1,850 stipend, an education award voucher for $1,195, and an opportunity to earn college credit. Please apply immediately to be considered. Application and More Info

Registration Now Open for Local Summer Program for Students entering 1st-6th Grades at 2017 DC Energy Express

We are currently accepting registrations for local students entering 1st-6th grades for the 2017 summer program to be held at DCMS. This award-winning summer reading and nutrition program provides learning opportunities and nutrition during summer months when children are most at risk for falling behind on reading levels – a preventable loss known as the “summer slide.” We make learning fun for small groups of students by creating a safe, enriching environment focused on reading, writing, art, and drama.

There is no cost to attend. DC Energy Express is supported in part by the Special Levy. WVU Doddridge County Extension Service partners with Doddridge County Schools, DCCEOS, other organizations, and community members to provide this service for our community.

• Student attendance dates are June 19 – July 28
• 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. each day
• Breakfast and lunch provided each day
• Daily reading and fun activities through art, drama, and creative learning
• $4 per day transportation stipend for delivering your children to the program (paid at end of program)
• Limited bus transportation may be available.
• Register on-line or call for paper form.

2017 Farming Heritage Award – Local Farming Families Encouraged to Apply or Nominate – Entry Form Due May 26

The State Fair of West Virginia and the West Virginia Farm Bureau will present the Farming Heritage Award to a family that has strived to maintain their rural lifestyle by contributing to the community, acting as role models, dedicating time to efficient agricultural production, and maintaining the upkeep of their farm.

Entries must be postmarked by Friday, May 26. Complete information and the application form is available on our website. Entry information may be submitted by an applicant or someone nominating a deserving family.

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Annual Impact Report for Doddridge County Extension Service. See major highlights of our programming efforts for 2015-2016.

More About Extension Service: Read an article entitled Agents of Change.

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