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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 you must use an Extension Office Registration Form and send to TFM-Benefits first.

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 29 - Aug 4Gardner, Kansas
Kansas State FairSept. 7 - 16Hutchinson, Kansas

Agriculture and Natural Resources
(Crops and Livestock, Environment)


Community Development

Tuesdays, February 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2018

Board Leadership Series

This class is full. 

Extension Office

Family & Consumer Sciences (Food, Nutrition and Health)

Date: 2018
 Classes and EventsLocation

February 20, 27, March 6 & 13

Dining with Diabetes

Extension Office

Feb. 24

Kids In the Kitchen: Fish 

Extension Office

March 15

15 Meals That Will Make You Feel Like An Adult 

Extension Office

March 31

Kids In the Kitchen: Baking This class is full.  Please call to get on the waiting list -- 913-715-7000.

Extension Office
April 12

Basic Bread Making

This class is full.  Please call 913-715-7000 to get on the waiting list.

Extension Office
April 19

Artisan Breads 

This class is full.  Please call 913-715-7000 to get on the waiting list

Extension Office
April 28Kids In the Kitchen: Mexican – registration will open February 28, 2018 at 9:00 amExtension Office
May 17Heart-Healthy Mediterranean Cuisine – registration will open March 19, 2018Extension Office
May 19Kids In the Kitchen: Brunch – registration will open March 19, 2018 at 9:00 amExtension Office

Family & Consumer Sciences (Home and Family)

2018 Classes
Feb. 20, 1 – 2 p.m.Cleaning Healthy Cleaning Green

Merriam Parks & Recreation 
To register call Parks and Recreation staff at 913.322.5550.

  • March 23
  • May 18
  • September 21
  • November 16
Bonding with Board GamesExtension Office
Wednesdays, Feb. 21, 28 & Mar 7

Retirement Planning Today

Extension Office
  • March 27
  • June 19
  • September 11, or
  • November 6

Medicare Basics

Extension Office

October 9

DIY Medicare Part D

Extension Office

Horticulture (Lawn and Garden, Environment)

Date 2018
Feb. 26Getting the Upper Hand on WeedsExtension Office
March 5Greening the LawnExtension Office
March 26Spectacular ShrubsExtension Office
April 7Healthy Yard Expo

Shawnee Civic Center
13817 Johnson Dr,
Shawnee, KS 66216

April 9Add a Splash of Color with Summer BulbsExtension Office
April 23Container GardeningExtension Office
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.

Kansas State University is committed to making its services, activities and programs accessible to all participants. If you have special requirements due to a physical, vision, or hearing disability, contact Johnson County K-State Research and Extension, 913-715-7000.

Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service

K-State Research and Extension is an equal opportunity provider and employer.