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Companion Planting: Bountiful and Beautiful Together

Four Seasons Gardening Webinar Series
Growing specific plant pairs together can add benefits to the whole garden. 

Discover plant partnerships that offer strategies to break up heavy soils, combat weeds and disease, lure pests…

Peach jam in a jar with peaches sitting next to the jar sitting on a wooden banister.

Can that Jam! Let's Make Peach Jam

Macoupin County
County: Macoupin

Let's make jam that we can eat all year round! Join Illinois Extension Nutrition and Wellness Educator Lisa Peterson for a youth-centered hands-on workshop on how to make peach jam using pectin…

A group of seniors doing Tai Chi.

Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention (Franklin Co)

Senior Living Series- Introductory Session
County: Franklin

Older adults are more likely to fall, which can cause serious injuries. The causes of falls include muscle weakness, poor balance and vision, lack of confidence in moving about, and medication's…

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Cooking with Veggies Monthly Lessons | Savanna Library

County: Carroll

Join Master Gardener Nancy Gmitro at the Savanna Library for a monthly lesson on cooking with cucumbers in July. Learn the basics of planting, harvesting, and creating recipes. A new vegetable…

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Companion Planting: Bountiful and Beautiful Together | Belvidere

Free viewing session
County: Boone

Did you know that tomatoes "like" to be planted next to beans, carrots, or asparagus?

Growing certain plants together can benefit the whole garden. Discover plant partnerships that offer…

Head Strong | Eating Right for Cognitive Health

Head Strong and Eating Right for Cognitive Health

A FCS Double-Feature
County: Vermilion

Sharpen your mind and boost your brainpower with this double-feature on cognitive health! Join Illinois Extension on Tuesday, July 23rd, from 9 -11 a.m. at Immanuel Senior Residences in Danville,…


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Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention (Whiteside County) FULL

County: Whiteside

THIS SESSION IS FULL. Please call Illinois Extension for information on future sessions.

Older adults are more likely to fall which can cause serious injury. The causes of falls include…


4-H members holding their art projects

Mason 4-H Show and Jr. Fair

County: Mason
Tuesday, July 23Livestock may begin arriving at 5 p.m.Wednesday, July 24General Projects, check-in starts at 8 a.m. 4-H projects stay in place until 3 p.m.Judging for ALL General project areas starts…


Box of fair McLean County fair ribbons

2024 McLean County Fair & 4-H Show

County: McLean

Come on out to the 2024 McLean County Fair and 4-H Show July 24th-28th! Whether you want to visit with the animals or stroll through our General Projects building to check out the amazing…

Yellow plants with a bee on them and "Rend Lake Pollinator Garden Stewardship Days" text.

Rend Lake Pollinator Garden Stewardship Days

July Session
County: Franklin

Illinois Extension is partnering with the US Army Corps of Engineers at Rend Lake Project Office to provide public pollinator garden stewardship opportunities at the Rend Lake Project Office and…

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