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University of Illinois Extension serving Logan, Menard and Sangamon Counties

Sangamon County
700 S. Airport Drive
Springfield, IL 62707
Phone: 217-782-4617
FAX: 217-524-6662
Email: uie-lms@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1 pm)

Logan County
980 N. Postville Dr.
Lincoln, IL 62656
Phone: 217-732-8289
FAX: 217-735-5837
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1 pm)

Menard County
420 S. 7th St.
Petersburg, IL 62675
Phone: 217-632-7491
FAX: 217-632-2425
Hours: Monday & Wednesday 8:30 am - Noon and 1 pm - 4 pm (Closed 12 - 1 pm)

Extension Meetings

February, 2016 Extension Council Meeting

Tuesday February 16, 2016 • 7:00 PM

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Agenda

Unit 16 Extension Council Meeting

February 16, 2016

7:00 p.m. Sangamon County Extension Office

Call To Order

Roll Call/Introductions

Minutes

Fiscal Report

Old Business:

Budget

Staffing: retirement of Deborah Cavanaugh-Grant and Whitney Ajie moving to campus

Other

New Business:

Leases

Agreements

Council Replacement Members: after August, Adams, Duckworth, Graff, Irwin, Krone, and Petrilli will have served the maximum number of years.

Statistical information for youth development:

· Overall unit growth in #s from 7719 to 9789 with the bulk of that growth in Sangamon. Increase in Logan (1,013 to 1,439) and slight decrease in Menard (1,054 to 938)

· Strong program #s in Sangamon County (19.9%) with room to grow in clubs (.9% - 341 youth) – 83 African American youth in clubs and 1164 in programs. Latinos underrepresented.

· Strong program #s in Logan (20.6%) with some room to grow in clubs (6.2% 256 in clubs) – underrepresentation of African American youth (.3% compared to 3.6%)

· Strong program #s in Menard (36.8%!!!) with room to grow in clubs (2.8% - 66 youth) – No Latinos currently served but represent 3.5% of youth population

Statistical information for Master Gardeners/Master Naturalists

· Master Gardeners 155 reported 8800 hours last year

· Master Naturalists 33 reported 3400 hours last year

Other

Next Meeting Date: April 19 scheduled

Adjourn

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