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University of Illinois Extension serving Henderson, Knox, McDonough and Warren Counties

Knox County
180 S Soangetaha Rd, Ste 108
Galesburg, IL 61401
Phone: 309-342-5108
FAX: 309-342-1768
Hours: Hours: Monday - Friday 8a.m. to 4:30p.m. (Closed noon - 1 pm)

Upcoming Events

4-H Clover Clinic

February 17, 2018 (9:00 AM )

Illinois Central College
One College DR
East Peoria, IL 61611 (Tazewell County)

A large multi-project workshop day will be held at Illinois Central College for youth ages 8 to 18. This is a great event for 4-H members and youth who are new to 4-H. 

4-H Clover Clinic is designed to give participants a chance to experience many different project areas. Classes are hands-on and taught by volunteers with expertise in their areas.

Register at 

When: Saturday, February 17, 2018 (registration deadline, Jan. 26)

9 a.m. to 2:20 p.m.

Classes fill up quickly. Register early to get your first choices.

Who: All youth, ages 8 - 18

Cost: $10

Optional t-shirts are an additional $8.

Participants select their class schedule from the following fun, hands-on classes:

  • Amazing Duct Tape Crafts
  • Aquatic Conservations, Food Webs & You
  • Art Journals
  • Ballroom Dancing with Style
  • Basic Floral Design
  • Beautiful Balloon Wreaths
  • Beginning Calligraphy
  • Beginning Drawing
  • Calling Dr. Clover (Veterinary Science)
  • Chinese Dumpling Making
  • Chinese Fun & Games
  • Chinese Opera Mask Painting
  • Crash Course in Filmmaking
  • Creating Vinyl Stickers & More!
  • Creative Arts
  • Everyday Art
  • Horsin’ Around in 4-H
  • Inch Worm Engineering
  • Keep Your Brain in the Game
  • Know the Dough (Bread Making)
  • Leather Stamping
  • Light & Dark Engineering
  • Mad Science (Fun with Chemistry)
  • Nature Crafts
  • Pancakes, Flapjacks, & Griddlecakes…Oh My!
  • Pollinator Paradise
  • Small Engines 101
  • Snakes Alive!
  • Snip Snap Scrapbooking
  • Thai Ji & Me (Chinese martial arts)
  • Crotchet for Everyone
  • Untangle Knot Tying
  • Wacky Snacks
  • Winter Treats (food gifts)

What to Bring:
Sack Lunch

Participants may need to carry completed projects throughout the day.

9 AM - Doors open for registration
9:45 AM - Opening Ceremony
10 AM - Workshop #1
11 AM - Workshop #2
12 PM - Sack Lunch & Activities
12:30 PM - Workshop #3
1:30 PM - Workshop #4
2:20 PM - Pick up youth in the cafeteria

To see some of the fun from the 2017 Clover Clinic click through these photos:

Completed registrations include:

The following must be received at the Extension Office within a week of your online registration. Final registration deadline is Jan. 26 and includes the receipt of all forms and payment. 

Checks made payable to: University of Illinois
Multiple fees and/or T-Shirt payments may be paid with one check.

Forms and Payments Mailed to:
U of I Extension, Tazewell County
1505 Valle Vista Blvd.
Pekin, IL 61554

For questions, more information, or assistance with registration, please contact your county 4-H Program Coordinator.

Janis Blout – Fulton County,, 309-547-3711

Joli Pierson – Mason County,, 309-543-3308

Cathy Ludolph – Peoria County,, 309.685.3140

Katharine Girone – Tazewell County,, 309-347-6614

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