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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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Holiday Sewing Workshop

Youth gathered at the Extension office in Carlinville for a 4-H holiday sewing workshop. Volunteer Arrettea Rumple of Waverly along with some very helpful parents were on hand to help guide youth in sewing holiday stockings. During this workshop, participants constructed their very own stocking to take home and then made another one for Carlinville Area Hospital patients who are hospitalized during the holidays.  Participants used hands-on learning to practice basic sewing techniques. Youth learned how to measure, cut out fabric, and sew a seam on the sewing machine.


For more information about 4-H youth programs, please contact the U of I Extension office at 217-854-9604.




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