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University of Illinois Extension serving Alexander, Johnson, Massac, Pulaski and Union Counties

Johnson County
P.O. Box 158
208 E. Main
Vienna, IL 62995
Phone: 618-658-5321
FAX: 618-658-2028

Massac County
1438 W. 10th Street
Metropolis, IL 62960
Phone: 618-524-2270
FAX: 618-524-3948

Pulaski/Alexander Counties
502 Oakley Lane
Mounds, IL 62964
Phone: 618-745-5200
FAX: 618-745-5201

Union County
515 E Vienna St., Suite G
PO Box 604
Anna, IL 62906
Phone: 618-833-6363
FAX: 618-833-6304


Welcome to University of Illinois Extension. Your local Extension office brings you reliable, research-based information in agriculture and natural resources, consumer and family economics, community and economic development and 4-H youth development. Our goal is simple . . . to help you put knowledge to work!

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Extension Meetings

Pesticide Safety Education Program TEST ONLY
Tuesday January 16, 2018 • 12:00 PM
Master Gardener Training
Tuesday January 30, 2018 • 9:00 AM
Pesticide Safety Education Program TEST ONLY
Wednesday January 31, 2018 • 9:00 AM
AJMPU Unit #27 Council Meeting
Wednesday February 14, 2018 • 11:00 AM
AJMPU Unit #27 Staff Meeting
Friday March 16, 2018 • 9:00 AM
International Night
Friday March 23, 2018 • 6:00 PM
AJMPU Unit #27 Council Meeting
Wednesday April 11, 2018 • 11:00 AM
Celebrate Youth
Tuesday May 15, 2018 • 9:00 AM
Celebrate Youth
Wednesday May 16, 2018 • 9:00 AM
AJMPU Unit #27 Staff Meeting
Friday June 1, 2018 • 9:00 AM

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