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Serve It Safely

Safety Principles for Volunteer Organizers of Food Events
County: Monroe
Selling and serving food remains a popular fundraising activity for community groups.

Any time your group sells food, certain procedures must be followed to ensure that the food is wholesome,…

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Wee Nats - March Winds

County: Stephenson

Learn about nature at Wee Nats (Wee Naturalists) a fun, interactive program for youth ages 4-7. Learn about different environmental education topics through a story, activity, craft, and hike.…

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Home, Lawn, and Garden Day:

presented by McLean County Master Gardeners
County: McLean

Join the McLean County Master Gardeners for the 22nd annual Home, Lawn, and Garden Day.

One Morning brings together the knowledge and expertise of home gardening and horticulture industry…

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Decatur Public Library Chess Club!

DeWitt, Macon, and Piatt County 4-H Program

Checkmate! The DPL 4-H Chess Club is open to youth at any experience level. Sessions will involve instruction on basics and time for youth to play against each other. Children of all ability…

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Gardener's Palette

Save the Date
Calling All Gardeners: The 28th Annual Gardener’s Palette

The University of Illinois Extension Adams County Master Gardeners are hosting the 28th annual Gardener's Palette, a one-day conference…

Public Speaking Contest

Public Presentation contest

One of the most important skills that 4-H members can learn is to speak in front of a group. In 4-H, members have many opportunities to practice this skill. Besides doing presentations at the club…

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Kids & K-9’s | Dixon Enrichment Center

County: Lee

This is a survey class that will introduce you to all facets of training including obedience rally agility and showmanship. It is also designed to help your dog become a more integral part of your…

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Sourdough Bread: 101 - McLean County

County: McLean
In this hands-on class, you'll uncover the secrets behind turning simple ingredients—flour, water, and salt — into flavorful, crusty loaves, with the help of wild yeasts and bacteria!

Led by…

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2024 Tri-State Forest Stewardship Conference

County: Stephenson

The Tri-State Forest Stewardship Conference has a 25+ year tradition of providing great information and resources to forest landowners in the Illinois/Iowa/Wisconsin tri-state area.  It has been…


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Certified Food Protection Managers Course

Christian County
County: Christian

Under the Food Service Sanitation Code, the Illinois Department of Public requires all food establishments to be supervised by a certified Food Service Sanitation Manager during hours of operation…

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