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
4-H Public Speaking Contest Held
June 15, 2017
4-H Youth from around the county came to Carlinville on Tuesday, June 6 to participate in the annual 4-H Public Presentation Contest.
4-H members participating in this contest were as follows: Formal Speech-Saralynn Joiner of Carlinville, Anni Ibberson of Virden, and James Ibberson of Virden; Illustrated Speech/Oral Interpretation-Braylee Gilmore of Carlinville; Oral Interpretation- Karli Yotter of Bunker Hill and Ella Walker of Carlinville
Those members awarded trophies for Top Public Presentations were: Braylee Gilmore-Illustrated Speech, Anni Ibberson-Formal, and Saralynn Joiner- Formal. 4-H members earning State Fair delegation were Braylee Gilmore, Anni Ibberson, and Ella Walker. State Fair Alternates selected were Saralynn Joiner, and Karli Yotter.
The top Public Presentation trophies were donated by Gary D. Edwards of Country Financial in Carlinville.
For more information on 4-H programs in Macoupin County, please contact the local Extension office at 217-854-9604.
Local Contact: Kate Harding, Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development, firstname.lastname@example.org