Hundreds of Clinton fourth graders visited the YMCA and John Warner Hospital in October to participate in fun exercises and learn about medical careers. Right, Noah Boysen learns about EMTs and, left, Rachel Elliott and Addison Brewer workout together.
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- Ag Forum - Help Extension Help You
Register by January 4, 2017
- Macon County 4-H Officers Workshop for 2017
Register by January 6, 2017
- Science Explorers 4-H Club
Register by January 16, 2017
- DeWitt County Extension Offering Food Service Sanitation Certificate Training and Exam
Register by January 20, 2017
- Canvas & Kitchen DeWitt County 4-H
Register by January 27, 2017
- Macon County 4-H Community Service Club - February Project
Register by February 13, 2017
- Soil Fertility Seminar
Register by February 21, 2017
- Macon County Food Service Sanitation Manager Certification Class & Exam
Register by April 28, 2017
- Piatt County Extension Offering Food Service Sanitation Certificate Training and Exam
Register by September 1, 2017
Macon County 4-H Archery Club
October 3-December 19, 2016
Ag Forum - Something on your mind? Help Extension help you in Macon County.
December 9, 2016
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- » Healthy Eats and Repeat Blog
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- » Hort in the Home Landscape Blog
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- » Illinois Nutrition Edition Blog
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- Diabetes Life Lines
Current diabetes research.
- Home Yard and Garden Pest
Provides timely information on insect, weed, and plant disease pests for landscapers, arborists, lawn care professionals, golf course personnel, and garden center operators.
- DeWitt County Extension Providing Food Service Sanitation Training and Exam.
- Your Diet, Your Kitchen, a Hands-on Cooking Approach for All
- Science Explorers 4-H Club - Ask Anything, Explore Everything!
- A Day in the Life of Extension!
- Macon County Master Gardeners
- Piatt & DeWitt Counties at the Food Challenge!
- Piatt County Master Gardeners
- So Where Does My Lunch Come From? SPIN Club
University of Illinois Extension serving DeWitt, Macon and Piatt Counties
Main Office (Macon County)
3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm
Branch Office (DeWitt County)
8425 Katie Road
Clinton, IL 61727
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm
Branch Office (Piatt County)
210 South Market Street
Monticello, IL 61856
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)
The Master Gardener 60-hour training on botany, vegetables, lawn care, trees and small fruits, disease, soil, insects and more starts February. Sign up to dig in and be part of the fun! Apply by January 25.
We want to know what agricultural tools and programs Central Illinois farmers need to succeed. Join us December 8, 9 and January 5 to share your ideas on how Extension can help.
For more than 100 years Extension educators and volunteers have sharing their diverse interests, knowledge, passion and skills with the families and communities of Central Illinois. We offer practical, research-based education you can trust.
Welcome to University of Illinois Extension serving DeWitt, Macon & Piatt Counties. We are excited to be invested in your community!
The DeWitt, Macon, Piatt Country Extension Unit offers practical, research-based education to improve lives and communities. Please contact us in DeWitt County at 217-935-5764, in Macon County at 217-877-6042 and in Piatt County at 217-762-2191 with questions or to learn more about our educational or leadership opportunities.
Monday March 13, 2017 • 6:30 PM
Monday May 8, 2017 • 6:30 PM