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University of Illinois Extension serving Madison, Monroe and St. Clair Counties

Main Office
901 Illinois Avenue
PO Box 117
Waterloo, IL 62298
Phone: 618-939-3434
FAX: 618-939-7708
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Branch Office
1 Regency Plaza
Suite 200
Collinsville, IL 62234
Phone: 618-344-4230
FAX: 618-344-5602
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 am to 4:30 pm - Closed 12 Noon to 1:00

EFNEP Training Center
1269 North 89th Street
Suite 3
East St. Louis, IL 62203
Phone: 618-397-4973
FAX: 618-397-8823
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Scott Air Force Base Youth Center
4691 Patriots Drive
Scott Air Force Base, IL 62225
Phone: 618-256-4991
Hours: This office is only for Military 4-H Youth Programming

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University of Illinois Extension's Madison-Monroe-St. Clair Unit provides resources and programming to the community. Areas of program focus are: Horticulture, Community and Economic Development; and 4-H and Youth Development. We hope you find the information contained in our website helpful; if not, give us a call, we'd love to help you put knowledge to work.

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2015 Master Naturalist Class Letter and Application

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2015 Gardens in Bloom Garden Tour featuring 8 gardens in the Belleville/Swansea area for your viewing please on Saturday, June 6. Click Here for the brochure.

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2015 Monroe County Garden Tour is Saturday, June 13, 2015 in The Village of Valmeyer

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Make plans to attend the 2015 Madison County Garden Tour on Saturday, June 20 featuring 8 gardens in the Glen Carbon area. Click Here for the brochure.

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“I Can Cook – A Full-Course Meal” Youth Cooking School

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2015 Spring Four Seasons Gardening Series will feature:*Busting Garden Myths - May 12, 1:30 p.m., Straw Bale Gardening - May 26, 1:30 p.m. CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM OR REGISTER TO YOUR RIGHT UNDER PROGRAM REGISTRATIONS.

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Poultry in the Midwest Infected with Bird Flu, Illinois Prepares--Read the News Article Here

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Want to learn more about cash leases and cash rent prices in Illinois? Illinois Farm Management Handbook is found on Farmdoc.illinois. Information in this handbook is useful in a variety of management decisions. Much of the data used in this section comes from the Illinois Farm Business Farm Management (FBFM) Associations.

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4-H Youth Development Commercial Agriculture Community and Economic Development Consumer Economics Environment and Energy Stewardship Family Life Horticulture Leadership and Local Government Nutrition and Wellness Schools Online

Extension Meetings

Madison-Monroe-St Clair Extension Council Meeting Dates
Thursday January 15, 2015 • 6:30 PM

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