STERLING, Ill – Join Whiteside County master gardeners at Summer Paint Night from 6 to 8 p.m. July 11 from at KIDZ Turn in Sterling. KIDZ Turn is located at the intersection of Route 30 and Lawrence Road, next door to the University of Illinois Extension office.
Participants will create an 11-by-17-inch canvas of a summer night scene. Cost is $20. Register by visiting go.illinois.edu/paintnight or call 815-632-3611.
Appollo Moon Landing Celebrated
Join University of Illinois Extension as we celebrate the 50-year anniversary of the Apollo Moon Landing July 24 at the Sterling Library, 102 W. Third St, Check out the Apollo landing sites chart, and learn about the Saturn V – America’s Moon Rocket. The youth program starts at 10 a.m. and the adult program follows at 11 a.m.
Save the Date to Support Carroll County 4-H
The Carroll County 4-H Fair is just around the corner and once again the Carroll County 4-H and Carroll County Livestock Feeders Association members will be selling hamburger meal deals from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 4 at the 4-H building at the Carroll County Fairgrounds in Milledgeville. The sandwich meal consists of a hamburger, chips, bar cookie and bottle of water for only $5.
Plan to join us at the fairgrounds, check out the 4-H projects, look over the fabulous silent auction baskets and have a good meal to top off your night. For more information, call 815-244-9444.
Youth interested in 4-H can contact the local University of Illinois Extension office in Carroll County, or search for more information online at https://4h.extension.illinois.edu