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Bureau County 4-H hosts Valentine’s workshop

Participants will create a mini book stack, wood bead tassel

A treat for youth ages 8 to 18 is coming to the U of I Extension; 4-H Valentine’s Workshop in Princeton. Participants will create a mini book stack and wood bead tassel perfect for decorating or gifting.

This free event takes place 5 to 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 7, at the University of Illinois Extension conference room, 850 Thompson St., Princeton. Space is limited to the first 12 youth registered. To ensure your spot, visit https://go.illinois.edu/valentines by Feb. 3. Masks will be required, and social distancing practiced.

For more information about the 4-H program, call University of Illinois Extension – Bureau, La Salle, Marshall, Putnam Unit Office at 815-875-2878. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, indicate when registering or contact the extension office. Extension offices are located in Princeton, Ottawa, Henry and Oglesby on the IVCC campus.