University of Illinois Extension serving Henry, Mercer, Rock Island and Stark Counties
Main Office (Rock Island County)
321 W 2nd Avenue
Milan, IL 61264
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm
Branch Office (Henry-Stark County)
26234 Black Hawk Road
Galva, IL 61434
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8am to 4:30pm (Closed from 12 - 1 pm)
Branch Office (Mercer County)
2106 SE Third Street
Aledo, IL 61231
Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 8am to 4:30pm (Closed from 12 - 1 pm)
Paint your own unique artwork in one delightful afternoon! You will be led by a local artist from Uncorked Paint Wine Design who will guide you in creating your masterpiece using simple step-by-step methods. You’ll be creating a Monet-inspired Large Water Lilly. Your canvas and all supplies are provided. Cash bar and desserts will be available for purchase. Grab your friends and sign up for an unforgettable afternoon of fun and creativity. A great way to “Paint it Forward!” in support of 4-H and Extension programs! To register, click here
Each unit has a 501 c-3 non-profit Foundation whose mission is to support its local Extension unit's educational programs through fundraisers, memorials and gifts. Your donations to your local Extension Foundation are tax deductible and go to support LOCAL programs in your community such as horticulture education & the Master Gardener Program; food & nutrition education programs for schools, families, & social service agencies; 4-H education & youth development; agriculture seminars from University of Illinois and Ag in the Classroom Partnership; legislative seminars for public officials; and collaboration on community and economic development opportunities and grants.
What's more, your contributions put important state dollars to work in your community as your donation receives matching funds from the State of Illinois. For information on how you can support your local Extension unit, contact your local office at: Henry- (309) 853-1533; Mercer -(309) 582-5106; Rock Island- (309) 756-9978; Stark- (309) 853-1533.