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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

EventDatesLocation
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 
Campference for youths age 12 - 14

June 27 - 30

Rocksprings 4-H Center

Junction City, KS

Leadership Unlocked

July 16 - 18

 

Rocksprings 4-H Center

Junction City, KS

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

Agriculture and Natural Resources
(Crops and Livestock, Environment)

DateEventLocation
June 23

Wonders of Discovery

Olathe Pollinator Prairie

 Aug. 29 - 30

 

Applied Reproductive Strategies in Beef Cattle Workshop

 

 Manhattan, KS

Community Development

DateEventLocation
Sept. 30Centennial CelebrationJohnson County Arts and Heritage Center

Family & Consumer Sciences (Food, Nutrition and Health)

DateClasses and Events
June 24

Kids in the Kitchen: Mexican

Registration closed. This class is full.

July 18

Pressure Cooking for Beginners

Aug. 21

Waterbath Canning for Beginners

Aug. 22

 Canning Jams & Jellies

Aug. 23

Pressure Canning

Aug. 24

Canning Meats

Aug. 26

Kids in the Kitchen: Chinese

Registration closed. This class is full.

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 Cupcakes

Registration opens Oct. 17

Family & Consumer Sciences (Home and Family)

DateClassesLocation
Tuesdays, June 6, 13, 20, 27Keys to Embracing Aging

Bloom Living
14001 W. 133rd St.
Olathe, KS 66062

Sept. 15Bonding with Board GamesExtension Office
Wednesdays, Oct. 11, 18 & 25Retirement Planning TodayExtension Office
Nov. 3Bonding with Board GamesExtension Office

Horticulture (Lawn and Garden, Environment)

DateClasses/EventsLocation
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

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  • 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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