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University of Illinois Extension serving Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall and Putnam Counties

LaSalle County
815 North Orlando Smith Road
Room C223
Oglesby, IL 61348
Phone: 815- 224-0889
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Bureau County
850 Thompson St,
Becker Professional Suites,
Princeton, IL 61356
Phone: 815-875-2878
FAX: 815-875-2870
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

LaSalle County
1689 North 31st Road,
Suite 2
Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-433-0707
FAX: 815-433-5454
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Marshall-Putnam County
509 Front Street,
Suite 4
Henry, IL 61537
Phone: 309-364-2356
FAX: 309-364-2804
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

News Release

Small Engine SPIN (Special Interest) Club set to begin February 2018

University of Illinois Extension Unit 8 is offering a Small Engine SPIN (Special Interest) club beginning February 3, 2018.  The club will meet monthly, from February through May, at 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Meetings will be held at the Princeton Arts Academy (230 Backbone Road, Princeton, IL).  Participants will explore small engine theory including identifying parts of an engine, different oil grades, and much more.  Over the duration of the club, participants will disassemble and re-assemble a small engine.  Members are encouraged, but not required, to bring their own small engine during designated hands-on meetings.

Club membership is open to Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, and Putnam county youth ages 8 to 18.  Current 4-H members’ enrollment is free while non-members must complete the $20 enrollment fee.  Registration is open through Monday, January 22, 2018 at

If you have any questions regarding the Small Engine SPIN Club or how to become a 4-H member, contact the Bureau County Extension office located at 850 Thompson St., Princeton.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate please contact (815)875-2878. University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment.


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If you have questions or need more information please call University of Illinois Extension, Bureau-LaSalle-Marshall-Putnam Unit at (815)875-2878. Extension offices are located in Princeton, Ottawa, Henry and in Oglesby on the IVCC campus.

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