Programs & Events

Sleepy Hole Children’s Learning Garden Programs

On the second Wednesday of each month, we welcome children, parents, and teachers into the learning garden for games, crafts, story time, plantings, and time with nature. Please join us from 10:00 – 11:00 am at Sleepy Hole Park, 4700 Sleepy Hole Road in Suffolk, VA 23435. (Rain dates are the third Wednesday of each month during the same hour. )

  • June – Good Bugs
  • July – Water
  • August – Butterflies
  • September – Scarecrows
  • October – Bats


Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and employment are open to all, regardless of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Interim Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.