Contact Us

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

Summer STEAM program

June 4 - July 19, 2018

 Weekly June 4-July 16- Sterling, Thomson, Mt. Carroll, Dixon and Prophetstown

STEAM up the summer with the University of Illinois Extension Super Summer STEAM program.  The six-week program featuring all new, hands-on, interactive learning activities focused on science, technology, engineering, art, agriculture, and math is coming to a location near you!

•           University of Illinois Extension office in Sterling on Mondays from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.

•           Thomson Public Library on Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

•           Mt. Carroll Public Library on Tuesdays from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

•           Post House Community Center in Dixon on Wednesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

•           Prophetstown Park District in Prophetstown on Thursdays from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Cost to register for this 6-week program is $10 per participant.  For more information or to register for Super Summer STEAM, visit or contact Karla Belzer at 815-632-3611 or by email at