Master Gardener Gardenfest 2014
University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners (McHenry County) celebrated Gardenfest 2014 at McHenry County College. Left to right: Brenda Dahlfors, Amanda Thompsen, keynote speaker, author and blogger of "Kiss My Aster", Mary Napolitano & Milena Buck
100 Year Gala
SAVE THE DATE! University Of Illinois Extension is celebrating 100 Years of Service!
We're having a CONTEST with almost $1,000 in PRIZES! The contest runs from March 1 to Aug. 1, 2014. For the official rules "Click Below."
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U of I Extension is committed to providing educational programs that help people make their lives better, healthier, safer, and more profitable.
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McHenry County 4-H Youth Participate in Communications Mini-Fair
On Saturday, April 5th at the Woodstock Public Library in Woodstock, IL, 17 youth ages 8-17, recited poetry and presented formal speeches and illustrated speeches that were 4-10 minutes long and judged. CONGRATS to all that participated!
4-H Citizen Scientist-Putting Your Hands to Larger Service
What is a citizen scientist? A citizen scientist is a volunteer who collects and or processes data as part of a scientific inquiry. Illinois 4-H will be partnering with the Illinois RiverWatch program to train 4-H members and volunteers.
Round Lake Middle School Tech Wizards create a strong bridge with only four sheets of paper!
Military Kids and University of Illinois Extension 4-H Youth Development Program invite everyone to wear purple on Tuesday,April 15. PURPLE symbolizes all branches of the military. How can you celebrate? Wear purple & tell others why you're wearing purple