April’s 4-H At Home activity is now available at the Henry, Magnolia, McNabb and Toluca public libraries. This month youth ages 8-18 will build a paddle boat.  The free STEM kits include materials to make your own paddle boat. This activity is brought to you by National 4-H Council and Hughes Net.

Please contact your participating library to pick-up your kit.

Henry Library: 309-364-2516

Magnolia Library: 815-869-3038

McNabb: 815-882-2378

Toluca: 815 452-2211

Participants are encouraged to share pictures of their boat after completing the activity on our Facebook page, MarshallPutnamil4H.

If you would like information on joining 4-H, please contact Anne Scheel.

The Mission of University of Illinois Extension is to provide practical education you can trust to help people, businesses and communities solve problems, develop skills and build a better future. University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. Visit our website at https://extension.illinois.edu/blmp

If you have questions or need more information, please call University of Illinois Extension- Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit Office at 815-224-0889. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, please indicate when registering or contact the Extension office. Extension offices are located in Princeton, Ottawa, Henry and in Oglesby on the IVCC campus.