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Lifestyles

University of Illinois Extension will offer strawberry jam-making class

LASALLE — The University of Illinois Extension, serving Bureau, Marshall and Putnam counties, will offer “Yes! You CAN: Strawberry Jam Class” from 9 a.m. to noon Friday, June 21, at the Extension’s Education Center and Community Teaching Kitchen, 944 First St. in LaSalle.

During class, participants will learn the basics of home canning and safety guidelines, gain hands-on canning experience and take home the products prepared in class.

This class is great for those who are just learning or seasoned preservers. A $10 fee will cover the purchase of supplies. Class size is limited to 12 adults.

Advance registration is requested by Friday, June 14. Register by calling 815-224-0889 or online at https://go.illinois.edu/preservejams. For more information, contact Susan Glassman at 815-224-0889.

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