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Classes and Events

To register, click on the class titles below. Or, call (913) 715-7000

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4-H/Youth Development

4-H County Council MeetingFirst Monday of odd monthsExtension office
4-H County Council Officers Meeting First Monday of even monthsExtension office
4-H/Youth FormsClick here for 4-H Forms 
Archery Spin Club

April 2, 9, 23, 30 & May 14 & 21

Registration closed. This SPIN club is full.

Spring Hill, KS
Johnson County FairJuly 31 - Aug 5Gardner, KS
Kansas State FairSept. 8 - 17Hutchinson, KS

Agriculture and Natural Resources
(Crops and Livestock, Environment)

April 15

Pond Workshop

Kansas State University - Olathe

Community Development


Family & Consumer Sciences (Food, Nutrition and Health)

DateClasses and Events
March 25

Kids in the Kitchen: Baking

Registration closed. This class is full.

Wednesdays, April 19,26, May 3 & 10

Dining with Diabetes

Registration closed. This class is full.
Call 913-715-7000 to be put on a waiting list.

April 29

Kids in the Kitchen: Spring Foods

Registration closed. This class is full.

May 20

Kids in the Kitchen: Brunch

May 23

Heart-Healthy Mediterranean Cuisine

June 20

Cooking for 1 or 2

Registration opens April 11

June 24

Kids in the Kitchen: Mexican

Registration opens April 11

July 18

Pressure Cooking for Beginners

Registration opens May 16

Aug. 21

Waterbath Canning for Beginners

Registration opens June 13

Aug. 22

Jams & Jellies

Registration opens June 13

Aug. 23

Pressure Canning

Registration opens June 13

Aug. 24

Canning Meats

Registration opens June 13

Aug. 26

Kids in the Kitchen: Chinese

Registration opens June 13
Sept. 19

What’s For Dinner? – Meal Planning and Preparing Ahead

Registration opens July 11

Sept. 23

Kids in the Kitchen: Soups

Registration opens July 11
Oct. 17

Cast Iron Skillet Cooking

Registration opens Aug. 15

Oct. 28

Kids in the Kitchen: Fall Foods

Registration opens Aug. 15
Nov. 7

Pie Baking 101

Registration opens Sept. 12

Nov. 14

Pie Baking 101

Registration opens Sept. 12

Nov. 18

Kids in the Kitchen: Holiday Houses

Registration opens Sept. 12
Dec. 12

Hearty Soups and Stews for Chilly Nights

Registration opens Oct. 17

 Dec. 16

Kids in the Kitchen: Holiday Cookies

Registration opens Oct. 17

Family & Consumer Sciences (Home and Family)

Wednesdays, Oct. 11, 18 & 25Retirement Planning TodayExtension Office

Horticulture (Lawn and Garden, Environment)

March 27Container GardeningShawnee Recreation Center
March 28English Gardens at Home in the PrairieExtension Office
April 1, 2017Healthy Yards ExpoShawnee Civic Center
April 11Rose Rosette-Now What?Extension Office
April 17Growing Great TomatoesLenexa – Thompson Barn
June 22 - 24, 2017

Midwest Regional Hosta Society Convention flyer

Convention webpage

Johnson County, KS
July 29, 2017K-State Horticulture Center Field DayOlathe
May 18 & 19, 2018Extension Master Gardener Public Garden Tour Johnson County, KS

To register, click on the class link to the left. Or, call (913) 715-7000

Enroll early! Classes sell out quickly!

  • Advance registration with payment is required.

  • Make checks payable to: Johnson County Extension Council

  • To pay with credit card: Please click on the class title and register online.

  • Class location: All classes will be held at the Extension office, located at 11811 S. Sunset Drive, Olathe 66061 unless noted in the class description.

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