Events

Collective Tree Care

Community Tree Care Series
It takes a community to strengthen tree health.

Trees are a beautiful and vital part of our communities, providing many long-term benefits to the public. Trees impact the local environment,…

Wits Fitness Dixon | December

County: Lee

Engage in interactive activities designed to enhance cognitive function and memory in Wits Fitness Brain Exercises offered by University of Illinois Extension. The monthly classes are held on…

Wits Fitness Sterling | December

County: Whiteside

REGISTRATION IS FOR ALL SESSIONS

Engage in interactive activities designed to enhance cognitive function and memory in Wits Fitness Brain Exercises offered by University of Illinois…

The Northern Saw-Whet Owl: Our Secretive Winter Neighbors

Everyday Environment Webinar Series
Unlock the secrets of Illinois’ smallest and most secretive owl species.

The northern saw-whet owl secretly lives in our backyards in the winter. Learn about the latest research, what researchers…

Fireside Chat with a Master Gardener | Whiteside Master Gardeners

County: Whiteside

Have you ever wondered what Master Gardeners do? Here is your chance to hear firsthand from veteran Master Gardeners. Whiteside County Master Gardeners offer a meet and greet at the Sterling…

Land Leasing Basics

Legal Training for Illinois Small Farms
Don't risk losing the farm

Leasing farmland is so commonplace that landowners, farmers, and ranchers may not think twice about the lease itself until things go wrong. Prevent problems by using a…

Sundial for Kids | Big & Small Gardening with Lee County Master Gardeners

County: Lee

January 2 - Sundial For Kids | Paint rocks and learn how to create your own sundial.  

Wouldn't it be terrific for all ages to learn more about gardening? The Lee County Master Gardeners…

Wits Fitness CGH Sterling | January

County: Whiteside

Engage in interactive activities designed to enhance cognitive function and memory in Wits Fitness Brain Exercises offered by University of Illinois Extension. The monthly classes are held on…

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4-H Build Your Future Career Club

County: Whiteside, Carroll, Lee, Bureau, Henry, LaSalle, Mercer, Marshall, Putnam, Rock Island, Stark

Students in 8th – 12th grades can partake in this virtual club on the second and fourth Tuesdays from January 9th through April 9th from 6:30 - 7:30 pm.  This exciting experience is open to youth…

New Invaders: Spotted Lanternfly

Everyday Environment Webinar Series
Help keep invasives out of Illinois. 

Spotted lanternfly is the newest “unwanted” invasive pest in Illinois. Learn how to identify and report this invasive insect as well as how to manage it and…