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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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Macoupin County 4-H Cloverbuds baking workshop is a tasty time

University of Illinois Extension hosted a 4-H Cloverbud Baking Workshop on Monday, Feb. 20.  This session was open to youth age 5-8. The workshop included demonstrations and hands-on learning. Youth practiced kitchen safety, followed basic instructions from a recipe, and measured and mixed ingredients. Each participant learned how to make zucchini bread.  They prepared the recipe and then took it home to bake. 4-H Federation members Allie Helling of Bunker Hill, Josiah Schuette of Shipman, and Ariana Coan of Staunton enhanced their leadership skills by helping assist youth during this baking workshop.

Look for future educational workshops being offered by the University of Illinois Extension, Macoupin County. Questions or inquiries can contact U of I Extension staff at 217-854-9604.


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