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)
Support Mercer County 4-H and enjoy a delicious butterfly porkchop dinner at the Mercer County Fairgrounds, Friday, June 14, 4 - 7 p.m.
Summer Youth Programs include fishing, sewing, aquariums, rocketry, shotgun sports, gardening, robotics, jr. chef school and video/filmmaking. Plus teen leadership and volunteer opportunities!
Sign-up for the 15th Annual Illinois Leadership Conference June 6th at the Decatur Hotel and Conference Center.
Members of the 4-H Hot Shots Shotgun club completed their series of practices. A new skeet shotgun club will begin on June 13!
University of Illinois Extension, Henry, Mercer, Rock Island and Stark counties serves over 50,000 youth and adult residents each year. Our mission is to provide practical education you can trust to help people, businesses and communities solve problems, develop skills and build a better future. U of I Extension offers educational programs in five broad areas: healthy society; food security and safety; environmental stewardship; sustainable and profitable food production and marketing systems and enhancing youth, family and community well-being. As part of the nationwide Cooperative Extension System, U of I Extension also is able to draw on research-based expertise from land-grant universities all across the country. Volunteers who serve on our local advisory council provide direction for U of I Extension programming, ensuring that programs continue to meet critical local needs.