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Enhancing life's journey

Illinois Extension helping to enhance life's journey


Paths lead and guide us to our destination, whether a well-trodden path to a familiar place or an exciting journey to a new destination, following a path presents an opportunity for growth and learning. It is a great honor to serve our communities in the journey of learning, growth, and development.  Illinois Extension remains committed to providing impactful education that has the power to change your path!

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Spring Resources

Spring has sprung! Extension has information from spring cleaning to garden planting dates.
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Volunteer With Us

Volunteer with 4-H, Master Gardeners, Master Naturalists, or Extension Council and help us extend our reach.
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Our staffing needs are diverse, learn more about Extension and come grow with us.
News Releases
Illinois Extension to create holistic regenerative ag course
URBANA, Ill. – Illinois’ agriculture industry is rooted in its soil. Now, University of Illinois Extension is continuing to invest in the earth by developing a regenerative agricultural program to bring healthy soil practices to farms and gardens statewide. The North Central Region...
Ogle County 4-H Penny Carnival Set
Looking for a fun, inexpensive way to spend a Saturday evening with your kids or grandkids?  Put the Ogle County 4-H Penny Carnival on your March schedule!           4-H Penny Carnival is set for March 18 from 5-8 p.m. at the Blackhawk Center, 1101 W. Jefferson St, Oregon.  This annual...

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