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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)

Upcoming Events

Brain Health Series - Head Strong

November 20, 2018 (10:00 AM - 11:30 AM )

Macon County Extension Office
3351 N President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521 (Macon County)

This fall, challenge your brain and stretch your mind by learning how to take care of your brain throughout your life. Brain Health is a free, interactive four-part series designed to help adults better understand how their brain functions as it matures. This program is full of tips and strategies to help maintain and enhance brain function and memory and covers everyday forgetfulness to early signs of Alzheimer’s Disease.

Brain Health will be 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, November 6 through 27 at the Macon County Extension Office, 3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd., Decatur. Extension Family Life educator Cheri Burcham will lead the series.

November 20, Head Strong: Challenging the brain, especially as you grow older, can be beneficial. Join us and explore several exercise strategies such as puzzles and games to challenge the brain and stretch the mind.

Participants are encouraged to attend all four sessions. Please sign up for free by October 30 at or call 217.877.6042. For more information, contact Cheri Burcham at or call 217.543.3755.

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