Events

Seed Starting | Big & Small Gardening with Lee County Master Gardeners

County: Lee

March 5 - Seed Starting | Explore a variety of plants to grow this summer. Youth will select and plant seeds and learn proper care and maintenance.   

Wouldn't it be terrific for all ages…

Seed and Plant Choices, Soils and Fertilizers

Growing Great Vegetables
Growing a vegetable garden is hard work, but sometimes, the hardest part is knowing where to start.

Dig in with confidence this spring, with the Growing Great Vegetables five-week webinar series…

Rain Garden Essentials: Design, Build, Plant

Four Seasons Gardening

Discover the power of rain gardens, which act as nature’s filter by slowing storm water runoff, reducing soil erosion, and relieving strain on storm water systems. Gain insights into the…

Seed Starting | Big & Small Gardening with Lee County Master Gardeners

County: Lee

March 5 - Seed Starting | Explore a variety of plants to grow this summer. Youth will select and plant seeds and learn proper care and maintenance.   

Wouldn't it be terrific for all ages…

From Classroom to Clinic: An Integrative Approach to Illinois Area Health Education Centers

Rural Development Series
Explores Illinois AHEC network initiatives and builds bridges to health equity.

This session will highlight programs, resources, and partnership opportunities with the Illinois Area Health…

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Certified Food Protection Management Course

March 5 & March 8, 2024
County: Stephenson

The University of Illinois Extension will offer the Certified Food Protection Manager Course, formally known as the Food Service Sanitation Manager Course (FSSMC). This two-part class is an…

Gateway Green Conference 2024

Support a thriving, sustainable environment.

Natural resource industry professionals face the vital task of responsibly caring for our communities' valuable environmental resources. Evolving…

Save Money on Food

Get Savvy - Grow Your Green Stuff Series
Ways to eat healthy while saving

Are you happy with how much money you spend on food? Would you like to learn some tricks for eating well for less money? If any of these questions resonate, this…

Spring Forward: Daylight Saving Time's Impact on Health and Well-Being

Springtime Science Series 2024
Discover how daylight saving time affects your health

The annual ritual of Daylight Saving Time (DST) has repercussions on our biological rhythms. Understand the science behind circadian…

Injury in Agriculture: What We Know and Who Can Help

Illinois AgrAbility | Spring Webinar Series
Know how to identify potential risks for injuries in agriculture roles.

Agricultural injuries continue to be a major factor on farms across Illinois. The webinar, hosted by Illinois AgrAbility,…