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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

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Native Plants Workshop Coming To Hillsboro July 18

Have you ever wanted to bring the beauty and hardiness of native species into your garden or landscape? Then make plans to attend the Native Plants Workshop offered by University of Illinois Extension Monday, July 18, 2016 from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. at University of Illinois Extension Montgomery County Office, #1 Industrial Park Drive, Hillsboro.  This class will discuss proper selection of native plants, as well as provide easy care and maintenance tips.  Participants may register on-line at or by calling the Extension office. The deadline to register is Friday, July 15.

For more information about this workshop, contact Andrew Holsinger, University of Illinois Extension Horticulture Educator directly at or 217-532-3941, or by calling the Montgomery County Extension Office at 217-532-3941.

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. Universidad de Illinois ofrece igualdad de oportunidades en programas y empleo. Si usted necesita un ajuste razonable para participar en este programa, por favor póngase en contacto con nuestra oficina.


Local Contact: Andrew Holsinger, Extension Educator, Horticulture,