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Poultry SPIN Club (Yorkville)

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Kendall County Extension Office
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In this 4-H special interest (SPIN) club, youth will learn about raising chickens with fun, hands-on activities each month. Topics include breeds, lifecycle, feed, care, and more. This is a great opportunity for youth who are interested in veterinary science, who are raising backyard chickens, or who just love animals. The group is led by poultry pro Beth Lohrey and experienced 4-H members.

Ages: 8-18 (as of 9/1/23)

Meets: Monthly Nov.-April | 1st Saturdays 9-10 a.m.
(except 1st meeting: 11/4 at 1:30-2:30 p.m.)

Dates: 11/4, 12/9, 1/13, 2/10, 3/9, and 4/13

Location: Kendall County Extension Office, 7775B IL Route 47, Yorkville, IL 60560

Cost to participate: $30 (includes 4-H enrollment for 2023-24 year plus $10 materials fee. Please bring the $10 fee to the first session.)

Registration required through the 4-H enrollment system, ZSuite

Already enrolled in ZSuite for 2023-2024 year?

  1. Log into your ZSuite family account.
  2. Choose to add "Poultry SPIN" to your clubs.

Not enrolled in ZSuite yet? No problem! 

  1. Learn how to start your account here.
  2. For each child you want to join this club, choose "Poultry SPIN"

Questions: Contact Tina Anderson, 4-H Program Coordinator, at or 630-553-5823. 

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, please contact