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University of Illinois Extension serving Christian, Jersey, Macoupin and Montgomery Counties

Montgomery County
#1 Industrial Park Dr.
Hillsboro, IL 62049
Phone: 217-532-3941
FAX: 217-532-3944
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm

Christian County
1120 N Webster St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
Phone: 217-287-7246
FAX: 217-287-7248
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 11:30 am; 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Jersey County
201 W. Exchange St.
Suite A
Jerseyville, IL 62052
Phone: 618-498-2913
FAX: 618-498-5913
Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4 pm and Thursday 8 am to 12 pm

Macoupin County
#60 Carlinville Plaza
Carlinville, IL 62626
Phone: 217-854-9604
FAX: 217-854-7804
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm

News Release

Macoupin County 4-H Offers a Variety of Youth Programs This Summer

University of Illinois Extension, Macoupin County 4-H is planning to chase the summer boredom blues away with a wide variety of summer camps and workshops for youth ages 6 and up. Macoupin County Extension is offering: “Maker Girl” Technology Workshop June 2, Babysitting Clinic June 9; Recycled T-shirt Scarf Workshop June 15; Junior Robotics June 21;  Senior Robotics June 23; Summer Science Camp July 12-14; Maker Monkeys- Digital Fabrication Lab Camp July 19-21; Kids-n-Culture Camp July 26-27; and Cupcake Decorating Workshop July 28.   Check out the Macoupin County website at: for more information and to register online.  4-H empowers youth to try new things and discover their interests through hands-on learning. 

 University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please contact our office at 217-854-9604 or contact Kate at


Local Contact: Kate Harding, Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development,