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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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4-H small engines workshop held

University of Illinois Extension office in Carlinville held a Small Engines Workshop on Monday, Feb. 20. Veryl Reiher of Carlinville led this workshop and taught youth about identifying small engines parts, discussed tools needed to do the job, explained how engines work, and provided an opportunity for youth to overhaul a small engine. Reiher has been a mechanic for over 55 years and enjoys sharing his expertise with youth during this program. Some of the youth who participated in this program are currently enrolled in the 4-H Small Engines project, while others were young people with an interest in this field of study.

Please contact your local University of Illinois Extension office at 217-854-9604 for more information about this program or for other 4-H opportunities.



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