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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

Freezer to Table in No Time with Free Meal Prep Made Easy Class

Get dinner on the table in minutes this summer with pre-made freezer meals. Learn how meal prep can easily fit into your busy schedule, get new recipes and make a healthy freezer meal to take home in the free Meal Prep Made Easy class at the Mt. Zion District Library this August.

Meal Prep Made Easy will feature several Tex-Mex recipes 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, August 6 at the Mt. Zion District Library, 115 W. Main St. Participants in this hands-on class will sample green chile pork tacos and make a bean and chicken burrito freezer meal to take home. Participants will also receive several freezer meal recipes. Youth ages 7 and older are welcome to attend with an adult.

Please sign up for free by July 30 at the library with Maria Dent by calling 217.864.3622 or emailing For more information, contact Extension Nutrition & Wellness educator Caitlin Huth at or 217.877.6042.

More information about Macon County Extension or the Nutrition & Wellness program is available online at Find us on Facebook at UI Extension: Nutrition & Wellness: Dewitt, Macon, & Piatt Counties or on Twitter @uie_DMP.

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: Caitlin Mellendorf, Extension Educator, Nutrition and Wellness,