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University of Illinois Extension serving DeWitt, Macon and Piatt Counties

Macon County
3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone: 217-877-6042
FAX: 217-877-4564
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

DeWitt County
8425 Katie Road
Clinton, IL 61727
Phone: 217-935-5764
FAX: 217-935-8932
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Piatt County
210 South Market Street
Monticello, IL 61856
Phone: 217-762-2191
FAX: 217-762-2703
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

News Release

Science Explorers 4-H Club - Ask Anything, Explore Everything!

With the help of a chemistry professor, high school and junior high school youth will find their own science interests and learn through hands-on activities that will make science fun and educational. Participants will develop and create projects that will be suitable for 4-H show projects, science fairs or scholarship opportunities.
Youth, grades 7-12, that are interested in any type of science are invited to join the fun. The Science Explorers 4-H Club will meet every Thursday starting January 18-February 22 from 4-7pm. Classes will be held in room 418, Leighty Tabor Science Center at Millikin University in Decatur. A light meal will be provided for dinner. Projects will be exhibited at a science fair on February 24 from 1-5pm.

This is a free activity, however, advance registration is required by January 16, 2018, at If you have questions or need more details, please call Becky at 217.877.6042 or email

University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. If you need reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please call 217.877.6042.

Local Contact: Rebecca Hugo, Program Coordinator, 4-H SPIN Club,