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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
Email: uie-dmp@illinois.edu
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 director@mtzion.lib.il.us. For more information, contact Extension Nutrition & Wellness educator Caitlin Huth at chuth2@illinois.edu or 217.877.6042.

More information about Macon County Extension or the Nutrition & Wellness program is available online at go.illinois.edu/dmp. 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, chuth2@illinois.edu