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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

Free bed bug prevention and control workshop.

What:   A free workshop on bed bug prevention and control will be presented by experts.

Upon completion of the workshop, participants will:

·         be able to identify and understand the biology and behavior of bed bugs;

·         recognize when and how integrated pest management should be used to control bed bugs;

·         understand how and why bed bugs become a problem in our communities;

·         and be able to utilize resources to solve bed bug problems.


When:  June 2, 2016. The program, beginning at 9:30 am and ending at 5:00 pm, will offer 5.5 hours of continuing education for registered participants.


Where: iHotel and Conference Center, 1900 South First Street, Champaign, Illinois. Free parking is available on site.


How:    Participants must register at For more information, email


Local Contact: Gary Letterly, Extension Educator, Energy and Environmental Stewardship,