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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 Treats during Workshop at U of I Extension

Youth participated in the Holiday Snack Making Workshop on Tuesday, December 12 to learn basic snack making skills. Youth made a variety of sweet and savory snacks including reindeer cakes, holiday veggie ornaments, pretzel drizzle, and Chris Kringle crackers. Rachel Wolff, Anthony Joiner, Allie Helling, Haleigh Hester, Braylee Gilmore, and Jake Egelhoff were 4-H Federation helpers for this event. The Snack Making Workshop was sponsored by the University of Illinois Extension-Macoupin County.  


For more information on this program or youth programs in Macoupin County please contact the Extension office at 217-854-9604 or go online to



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