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University of Illinois Extension serving Carroll, Lee and Whiteside Counties

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

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

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

Upcoming Events

Master Naturalist Training

March 20 - April 26, 2018
(5:00 PM - 9:00 PM )

Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 20-April 26, 2018-5-9pm- Various Locations

This program will offer interested participants training by local and regional natural resource instructors and train individuals about the natural communities found in Northern Illinois. Training will take place twice a week for 6 weeks on Tuesday's and Thursday's from 5-9pm and two Saturday's. Trainings are held at different locations throughout Whiteside, Lee and Carroll counties. Interested participants are encouraged to register online at or contact Mary Nelson at the Whiteside Extension Office at 815-632-3611. The cost for the Master Naturalist training is $250 and includes a state manual. Space is limited and will be based upon paid participants on a first come first serve basis.

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