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University of Illinois Extension serving Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall and Putnam Counties

Main Office (LaSalle County)
815 North Orlando Smith Road
Room C223
Oglesby, IL 61348
Phone: 815- 224-0889
Email: uie-blmp@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Branch Office (Bureau County)
850 Thompson St,
Becker Professional Suites,
Princeton, IL 61356
Phone: 815-875-2878
FAX: 815-875-2870
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Branch Office (LaSalle County)
1689 North 31st Road,
Suite 2
Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-433-0707
FAX: 815-433-5454
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Branch Office (Marshall County)
509 Front Street,
Suite 4
Henry, IL 61537
Phone: 309-364-2356
FAX: 309-364-2804
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

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Welcome!

Welcome to University of Illinois Extension – Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, and Putnam Counties! Local staff, Extension Educators, and State Specialists provide programs in agriculture and natural resources, family and consumer sciences, community and economic development, nutrition and wellness, and youth development including the 4-H Program. The goal is to help people develop skills; solve important problems; and improve their families, farms, businesses, and communities. Our mission is to help local residents put knowledge to work by serving as the local link to the University of Illinois.

Items of Interest

Susan will present "Meals for a Healthy Heart" in the Illinois Valley Community College's Culinary Classroom on February 18th & 25th. All those who sign up will receive two educational sessions complete with easy-to-use recipes, prepared and tasted in class, all designed for people trying to prevent or manage cardiovascular disease. In addition, the following topics will be discussed:

  • Cardiovascular disease
  • The DASH Eating Plan
  • Choosing Low-Fat Foods
  • Reducing Sodium
  • Eating Out
  • Reading Labels
  • How to plan a Doctor's Visit
Signups are available on our webpage under "Online Registrations". Please contact Susan at 815-224-0889 with any questions!

Questions? Contact Susan Glassman, Extension Educator, Nutrition and Wellness at susang@illinois.edu

Information and Resources for You

4-H Youth Development Commercial Agriculture Community and Economic Development Consumer Economics Environment and Energy Stewardship Family Life Horticulture Leadership and Local Government Local Food Systems and Small Farms Nutrition and Wellness Schools Online

Extension Meetings

LaSalle County Extension Budget Review
Tuesday March 15, 2016 • 12:00 PM
Marshall-Putnam Extension Budget Review
Wednesday March 16, 2016 • 12:00 PM
Bureau County Extension Budget Review
Wednesday March 16, 2016 • 5:30 PM
Multi-County Unit Council Meeting
Tuesday March 22, 2016 • 5:30 PM
Multi-County Unit Council Meeting
Tuesday June 14, 2016 • 5:30 PM

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