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Classes and Events

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

Note to Johnson County Employees: If you are trying to register for a class using Internet Explorer click here.

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

Agriculture and Natural Resources
(Crops and Livestock, Environment)


Veterinary Feed Directives Meetings


Community Development

Feb. 28Board Leadership: Fundraising, Fund Management, Legalities and EthicsExtension Office
March 2Board Leadership: Strategic PlanningExtension Office

Family & Consumer Sciences (Food, Nutrition and Health)

DateClasses and Events
March 21

Building a Beautiful Brunch

March 25

Kids in the Kitchen: Baking

Registration closed. This class is full.

Wednesdays, April 19,26, May 3 & 10

Dining with Diabetes

April 29

Kids in the Kitchen: Spring Foods

May 20

Kids in the Kitchen: Brunch

Registration opens March 20

May 23

Heart-Healthy Mediterranean Cuisine

Registration opens March 23

June 24

Kids in the Kitchen: Mexican

Registration opens April 24

Aug. 26

Kids in the Kitchen: Chinese

Registration opens June 26
Sept. 23

Kids in the Kitchen: Soups

Registration opens July 23
Oct. 28

Kids in the Kitchen: Fall Foods

Registration opens August 28
Nov. 18

Kids in the Kitchen: Holiday Houses

Registration opens September 18
 Dec. 16

Kids in the Kitchen: Holiday Cookies

Registration opens October 16

Family & Consumer Sciences (Home and Family)

Tuesdays, Feb. 28, March 7 & March 14Retirement Planning TodayExtension Office
Wednesdays, Oct. 11, 18 & 25Retirement Planning TodayExtension Office

Horticulture (Lawn and Garden, Environment)

March 1 Ten Ways to Kill Your PlantsExtension Office
March 7Growing Beautiful HydrangeasExtension Office
March 8Container GardeningBlue Valley Recreation – Hilltop Campus
March 14The Ins and Outs of Lawn FertilizationExtension Office
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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