Contact Us

University of Illinois Extension serving Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall and Putnam Counties

LaSalle County
815 North Orlando Smith Road
Room C223
Oglesby, IL 61348
Phone: 815- 224-0889
Email: uie-blmp@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Bureau County
850 Thompson St,
Becker Professional Suites,
Princeton, IL 61356
Phone: 815-875-2878
FAX: 815-875-2870
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

LaSalle County
1689 North 31st Road,
Suite 2
Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-433-0707
FAX: 815-433-5454
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Marshall-Putnam County
509 Front Street,
Suite 4
Henry, IL 61537
Phone: 309-364-2356
FAX: 309-364-2804
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Closed 12 - 1pm)

Upcoming Events

Preserving Your Food

August 14, 2018 (5:30 PM - 6:30 PM )

Reddick Library
1010 Canal Street
Ottawa, IL 61350 (LaSalle County)

University of Illinois

Extension will guide you in how to safely preserve and store your garden or farmers market produce. 

 

Learn the advantages of  food preservation, different food preservation methods, and food safety and handling procedures. 

 

Gain the knowledge to feel more confident about preserving delicious fruits and vegetables for culinary enjoyment throughout the year. 

 

Take home recipes and check out our canning display with equipment and tools.  Enjoy samples of peach jam in class.

To register, please call  University of Illinois Extension

at 815-224-0889 by August 13, 2018 or register online at:

http://go.illinois.edu/PreservingFood

 

University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. The Mission of University of Illinois Extension is to provide practical education you can trust to help people, businesses and communities solve problems, develop skills and build a better future.”   

Extension provides unbiased, research-based information and education to improve your nutrition and lifestyle practices. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, have questions or need more         information please call 815-224-0889. 

Extension offices are located in Princeton, Ottawa, and Henry and Oglesby. 

Serving Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall & Putnam Counties