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University of Illinois Extension serving Christian, Jersey, Macoupin and Montgomery Counties
#1 Industrial Park Dr.
Hillsboro, IL 62049
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 12 pm, 1 pm to 4:30 pm
1120 N Webster St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
Hours: Monday - Friday 8am to 11:30am, 12:30pm to 4.30pm
201 W. Exchange St.
Jerseyville, IL 62052
Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 8 am to 12 pm and 1 pm to 4:30 pm and Thursday 8 am to 12 pm
#60 Carlinville Plaza
Carlinville, IL 62626
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm
Goals and Objectives
LEADership Academy Goals:
- To develop an understanding of Christian County's assets and to explore how they can be used for our benefit.
- To enhance people skills ~Working with groups, participating in meetings, presenting public issues and communication.
- To provide personal growth ~ Learn what your strengths are and how you can make a difference.
- To promote networking within and among communities and their leaders.
- To promote team building ~ How can we work together to create the future we desire?
- To encourage creative thinking and develop innovative solutions to challenging issues.
- To select one group project to develop, improve or enhance one aspect specific to Christian County.