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University of Illinois Extension serving Clay, Effingham, Fayette and Jasper Counties

Main Office (Effingham County)
1209 Wenthe Drive
Effingham, IL 62401
Phone: 217-347-7773
FAX: 217-347-7775
Email: uie-cefj@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Clay County)
223 W Railroad St
Flora, IL 62839
Phone: 618-662-3124
FAX: 618-662-3191
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm

Branch Office (Fayette County)
118 N. Sixth Street
Vandalia, IL 62471
Phone: 618-283-2753
FAX: 618-283-4932
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm

Branch Office (Jasper County)
1401 Clayton
Newton, IL 62448
Phone: 618-783-2521
FAX: 618-783-2232
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00am - 4:00pm

Upcoming Events

Effingham County 4-H Small Engines/Lawn Mower/Tractor Safety School

March 7 - April 11, 2017

University of Illinois Extension Effingham County
1209 Wenthe Drive
Effingham, IL 62401 (Effingham County)

The 2017 4-H Small Engines/Lawn Mower/Tractor Safety School will begin on March 7 and will run until Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at the University of Illinois Extension office in Effingham County located at 1209 Wenthe Drive, Effingham, IL. The safety sessions are held each Tuesday from 6:45 PM to 8:30 PM. If you are unable to attend the first meeting, you won't want to miss the next one on Tuesday, March 14.

Each year the University of Illinois Extension office in Effingham County offers this important program, which is designed to enhance safety awareness among youth working on small engines, operating lawn mowers, garden tractors and farm tractors. The program is geared toward both rural and urban youth. The 4-H program fee is $20. This program is Free to those who have paid their yearly 4-H program fee in their 4-H club. Youth do not need to be a 4-H member or reside in Effingham County to attend. Everyone is welcome!

The 4-H Small Engines/Lawnmower/Tractor Safety school is sponsored by area implements dealers – Buening Implement, Bahrns Equipment, Green/Line Equipment, Sloan Implement, Dittamore Implement and Alliance Tractor, LLC. (Mattoon).

 



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