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University of Illinois Extension serving Christian, Jersey, Macoupin and Montgomery Counties

Montgomery County
#1 Industrial Park Dr.
Hillsboro, IL 62049
Phone: 217-532-3941
FAX: 217-532-3944
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 12 pm, 1 pm to 4:30 pm

Christian County
1120 N Webster St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
Phone: 217-287-7246
FAX: 217-287-7248
Hours: Monday - Friday 8am to 11:30am, 12:30pm to 4.30pm

Jersey County
201 W. Exchange St.
Suite A
Jerseyville, IL 62052
Phone: 618-498-2913
FAX: 618-498-5913
Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 8 am to 12 pm and 1 pm to 4:30 pm and Thursday 8 am to 12 pm

Macoupin County
#60 Carlinville Plaza
Carlinville, IL 62626
Phone: 217-854-9604
FAX: 217-854-7804
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm

News Release

4-H Activities at 2017 Macoupin County Fair

4-H will have daily activities at the Macoupin County Fair starting Wednesday, July 5.  The schedule includes the following 4-H shows and events:



*  Wednesday, July 5:  The 4-H Swine Show starts at 8am in the Swine Barn.


*  Thursday, July 6:  The 4-H Sheep Show starts at 8am in the Sheep Barn.


*  Thursday, July 6:  The 4-H Beef Show starts at 10am in the Beef Barn. The 4-H Dairy Show starts at 12pm in the Beef Barn.


*  Friday, July 7:  The 4-H Poultry Show starts at 9am in the Poultry Pavilion. The 4-H Goat Show starts at 1pm in the Sheep Barn.


*  Saturday, July 8: The 4-H Rabbit Show starts at 10am in the Poultry Pavilion.


The Foodstand will be selling pork burgers, pork chops, salads and other assortments of goodies Wednesday through Sunday starting at 9 a.m. Profits from dessert and beverage sales benefit the Macoupin County 4-H program.


The General Show is on Thursday, June 29. Club exhibits from the General Show will be on display in the air-conditioned 4-H building located north of the Bates Building. The 4-H building will be open July 5 - 9. Come on out for a taste of 4-H anytime during the fair. For more information regarding the Macoupin County 4-H program, please call the University of Illinois Extension at 217-854-9604.


Local Contact: Kate Harding, Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development,