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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 Members enhance leadership skills at conference

Local 4-H members represented Macoupin County 4-H at the Illinois 4-H Junior Leadership Conference on Feb 25-26 in Bloomington, IL.  Anthony Joiner of Carlinville, Allie Helling and Karli Yotter of Bunker Hill spent their weekend enhancing leadership skills and networking with other youth in Seventh and Eighth grade. The conference offered fun; hands-on workshops and team-building activities that helped to develop skills in young leaders.

For more information on 4-H in your community, please contact the Extension office at 217-854-9604 or e-mail

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