Contact Us

University of Illinois Extension serving Franklin, Jackson, Perry, Randolph and Williamson Counties

Main Office (Jackson County)
402 Ava Rd.
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Phone: 618-687-1727
FAX: 618-687-1612
Email: uie-fjprw@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Branch Office (Franklin County)
1212 Route 14 West
Benton, IL 62812
Phone: 618-439-3178
FAX: 618-439-2953
Hours: M–F, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (closed 12:00 - 1:00 pm)

Branch Office (Perry County)
3764 State Rte 13/127
Room 110
Pinckneyville, IL 62274
Phone: 618-357-2126
FAX: 618-357-3934
Hours: Mon - Wed, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (closed 12:00 - 1pm)

Branch Office (Randolph County)
313 West Belmont Street
Sparta, IL 62286
Phone: 618-443-4364
FAX: 618-443-1922
Hours: M–Th, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (closed 12:00 - 1:00 pm)

Branch Office (Williamson County)
101-B East DeYoung
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: 618-993-3304
FAX: 618-997-1542
Hours: Mon - Fri, 8:00 am-4:30 pm (closed 12:00 - 1pm)

Upcoming Events

The Mobile Market

August 7 - November 6, 2017

4-H Youth Hunger Ambassadors bring you The Mobile Market. The Mobile Market provides FREE fresh produce, dairy and other perishable foods. Food is on a first come, first serve basis until food runs out. This free event will be held the first Monday of each month at the Sesser Community Park, starting at 10:00AM and lasting until food runs out. 

Please bring your own bags, boxes or carts to carry your items.

Future pick up dates include: August 7, September 4, October 2 and November 6.

This event is proudly sponsored by the St. Louis Area Foodbank.

**In case of inclement weather, such as snow, icy roads or school cancellation The Mobile Market will most likely be closed, please call 618-439-3178 for confirmation.

For more information please contact Program Coordinator, Cindy Bauman at the Franklin County Extension Office at 618-439-3178.