Illinois Extension

Homegrown Healthy

This is a 10-week program where participants learn how to grow a garden, get an introduction to hydroponics, and try new foods made with garden produce.  Individuals and families are invited to register for the program.  Please be committed to the full series of classes.

Program Locations:
Carroll County Housing Authority, Mest Manor Building | Wednesdays | 2 - 3 PM
Starting June 5 - August 21 with no classes on June 19 o r July 4. Meetings will be at the Mest Manor Building.  You are welcome to bring lawn chairs or a blanket to sit on. Carroll County Housing Authority is located at  525 3rd Street, Savanna, IL.

Oregon Public Library | Mondays | 5 - 6 PM
Starting June 3-Aug. 12 with no class on July 1.  Classes will meet rain or shine. You are welcome to bring lawn chairs or a blanket to sit on.
Oregon Public Library is located at 300 Jefferson Street, Oregon, IL.

Cost: FREE

Please choose one of the locations to attend the class.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in these classes, please contact Jan Saglier at or call the Extension office at 815-544-3710. Early requests are encouraged to meet your access needs.

Contact Information

Please include adults and children in your number count.
Please list food allergies

Civil Rights Compliance - Participant Info

As part of our commitment to providing equal opportunities in our programming, University of Illinois Extension is required to collect and report overall statistics about the race, ethnicity, and gender of program participants. Your responses are voluntary and appreciated.