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- School Garden Workshop
Register by May 14, 2018
University of Illinois Extension serving Franklin, Jackson, Perry, Randolph and Williamson Counties
Main Office (Jackson County)
402 Ava Rd.
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)
Branch Office (Franklin County)
1212 Route 14 West
Benton, IL 62812
Hours: M–F, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (closed 12:00 - 1:00 pm)
Branch Office (Perry County)
3764 State Rte 13/127
Pinckneyville, IL 62274
Hours: Mon - Wed, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (closed 12:00 - 1pm)
Branch Office (Randolph County)
313 West Belmont Street
Sparta, IL 62286
Hours: M–Th, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (closed 12:00 - 1:00 pm)
Branch Office (Williamson County)
101-B East DeYoung
Marion, IL 62959
Hours: Mon - Fri, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (closed 12:00 - 1pm)
Nutrition and Wellness
Meat Safety for the Consumer
Basic information on foodborne illnesses, shopping and transporting meat, and ways to handle meats and seafood safely.
A comprehensive discussion of osteoporosis, risk factors, how to prevent it, and establishing a bone healthy diet.
You Can Be Smoke Free
The site includes information about the benefits of quitting, stages of change, addiction, preparing to quit, and breathing exercises.
Fiesta of Flavors
A collection of Hispanic recipes recommended for people with diabetes