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University of Illinois Extension serving Carroll, Lee and Whiteside Counties

Main Office (Whiteside County)
12923 Lawrence Road
Sterling, IL 61081
Phone: 815-632-3611
FAX: 815-716-8922

Branch Office (Carroll County)
807D S Clay St
Mt. Carroll, IL 61053
Phone: 815-244-9444
FAX: 815-244-3708

Branch Office (Lee County)
280 W Wasson Rd
Amboy, IL 61310
Phone: 815-857-3525
FAX: 815-857-3527

News Release

All About Apples for Preschoolers and Their Parents Offered in Thomson


Apples, apples everywhere!  Bring the your preschoolers and join us for an interactive, hands-on workshop all about apples!

The University of Illinois Extension will be offering All About Apples on Monday, October 16th from 5-6 p.m. at the Thomson Public Library, 1005 West Main Street, Thomson, IL.  This interactive workshop is open to preschoolers and their parents or grandparents.  Featuring developmentally appropriate learning activities, your child will have fun learning about all things apple!

Cost to attend the workshop is $3 per child/adult.  Pre-registration is required and available at the library or by calling 815-259-2480.  For more information, visit the University of Illinois Extension event calendar online at or call 815-632-3611.

Local Contact: Karla Belzer, Extension Educator, Family Life,