Contact Us

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

Knox County
180 S Soangetaha Rd, Ste 108
Galesburg, IL 61401-5595
Phone: 309-342-5108
FAX: 309-342-1768
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed noon - 1 pm)

Henderson County
410 E. Main, PO Box 540
Stronghurst, IL 61480
Phone: 309-924-1163
FAX: 309-924-1164
Hours: Monday and Tuesday 8am-2pm and Thursday 8am-4:30pm

McDonough County
3022 W Jackson
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309-837-3939
FAX: 309-833-3019
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed noon - 1 pm)

Warren County
1000 North Main Street
P.O. Box 227
Monmouth, IL 61462
Phone: 309-734-5161
FAX: 309-734-5532
Hours: Monday through Friday 8 am to 4:30pm (Closed noon to 1 pm)

Upcoming Events

2018 Map and Compass Training

February 10, 2018 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM )

Dixon Springs Agricultural Center
354 State Highway 145N
Simpson, IL 62985 (Pope County)

The University of Illinois Extension Forestry is teaming up with the Shawnee National Forest to host a training to instruct participants on how to navigate using a map and compass. This valuable skill is useful for hikers, hunters, backcountry campers, natural resource workers, and anyone wanting to learn additional navigational skills.

The training is 9am-4pm on February 10th at the Dixon Springs Agricultural Center in Pope County, IL.  The class will be hands-on and give participants the opportunity to practice using a map and compass.  There is a $10 fee for the course, lunch is included in the price.