University of Illinois Extension serving Christian, Jersey, Macoupin and Montgomery Counties
Main Office (Montgomery County)
#1 Industrial Park Dr.
Hillsboro, IL 62049
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 12 pm, 1 pm to 4:30 pm
Branch Office (Christian County)
1120 N Webster St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
Hours: Monday - Friday 8am to 11:30am, 12:30pm to 4.30pm
Branch Office (Jersey County)
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
Branch Office (Macoupin County)
#60 Carlinville Plaza
Carlinville, IL 62626
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm
Garden Planning Workshop to Be Offered in Carlinville
September 7, 2016
University of Illinois Extension will hold a workshop on garden planning Thursday, October 6, 2016 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at University of Illinois Extension Macoupin County office, 60 Carlinville Plaza, Carlinville. The program is FREE, including educational materials.
Participants will learn to create healthy food and ornamental gardens. University of Illinois Extension, Horticulture Educator, Andrew Holsinger, will introduce the concepts of planning and organizing your future garden site. We will lay out elements that are essential to gardening such as: efficient irrigation, composting systems, integrated pest management, selecting your vegetables and many more basic skills and techniques.
For more information and to register by October 4: call 217-854-9604; or register at web.extension.illinois.edu/cjmm.
University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please contact our office. Universidad de Illinois ofrece igualdad de oportunidades en programas y empleo. Si usted necesita un ajuste razonable para participar en este programa, por favor póngase en contacto con nuestra oficina.
Local Contact: Andrew Holsinger, Extension Educator, Horticulture, email@example.com