May 11, 2021
Putnam County

4-H At Home STEM kits available at local libraries

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.

To pick up a kits, contact your local library at: Henry, 309-364-2516; Magnolia, 815-869-3038; McNabb, 815-882-2378; or 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, contact Anne Scheel at