Lil Ag' University

Lil Ag' University is a STEAM program designed to help students in 4th-8th grade learn about urban agriculture through year round, hands-on, engaging activities.

This program is made though a grant provided by the Will County Community Foundation and in partnership with NHBW (Joliet), Lewis University, and Will County Land Use & Development.

     This program is at no cost to the participant. 

"There is a need for education in urban agriculture and now is the time to cultivate the next generation"

Dr. Natalie Coleman, CEO
After the Peanut

Program Dates



Session 1

October 12, 2021- November 19, 2021

Session 2

January 18, 2022- February 24, 2022

Session 3

March 8-24, 2022 & April 5-21, 2022

*You may only  enroll in one session.





NHBW (Joliet)

1705 Richards Street

Joliet, IL 60433