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Johnson County
11811 S. Sunset Drive
Suite 1500
Olathe, KS 66061

(913) 715-7000
(913) 715-7005 fax
jo@listserv.ksu.edu

Map to our office

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

Event
DatesLocation
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 

April 20

Pre-registration due: April 5

Spring Beef ShowJohnson County Fairgrounds

March 24, 31, April 7, 28, May 5 & 12

2019 Archery 4-H SPIN Club

This class is full. Please call 913-715-7000 to be placed on a waiting list to be notified of a cancellation.

Powder Creek Shooting Park
8601 Monticello Road
Lenexa, KS 66227

June 1

Pre-registration due: May 15

Spring Goat ShowJohnson County Fairgrounds

June 1

Pre-registration due: May 15

Spring Sheep ShowJohnson County Fairgrounds

June 2

Pre-registration due: May 15

Spring Swine ShowJohnson County Fairgrounds

June 2

Registration deadline: May 15

Spring Bucket Calf ShowJohnson County Fairgrounds

June 11, 12 & 13 

Cooking Day Camp
This camp is full. Please call 913-715-7000 to be placed on a waiting list to be notified of a cancellation.
Extension Office

June 17 - 20

Fantastic Four Summer CampRock Springs 4-H Camp, Junction City, KS

July 23, 24 & 25 

Cooking Day Camp
This camp is full. Please call 913-715-7000 to be placed on a waiting list to be notified of a cancellation.
Extension Office
Johnson County FairJuly 28 - Aug. 3, 2019Gardner, KS
Kansas State FairSept. 5 - 15, 2019Hutchinson, KS

Agriculture and Natural Resources
(Crops and Livestock, Environment)

DateEventLocation
TBDRural Living Series - Cover Crops Workshop - details TBDTBD

Community Development

2019 DatesClasses/EventLocation
May 2Grant Writing 101 WorkshopExtension Office

Family & Consumer Sciences (Food, Nutrition and Health)

2019

 Classes and Events

Location
Apr. 26, May 3, May 17, June 7, June 28

Recipe Testing (Free)

Extension Office 
April 27

Kids In the Kitchen: Play with Your Food! 
(Fee: $15)

Extension Office
April 30

Making Everyday Choices for a Healthy Sustainable Diet (Free)

 JoCo Antioch Library
May 16

Basic Bread Making (Fee: $25)

Extension Office
May 18

Kids In the Kitchen: Nacho Regular Tacos! (Fee: $15)

This class is full. Please call 913-715-7000 to be placed on a waiting list to be notified of a cancellation.

Extension Office
June 18

Summer Pies (Fee: $25)

Extension Office
June 20

Electric Pressure Cooking (Fee: $25)

Extension Office
July 18

Vegan & Vegetarian Dishes (Fee: $25)

Extension Office
August 15

Meals on a Budget (Fee: $25)
Registration will open June 10.

Extension Office
August 24Kids In the Kitchen: Lunch Box Cuisine! 
(Fee: $15)
Registration will open June 10 at 9am.

 Extension Office

September 19

Freezer Meals and Easy Meal Prep (Fee: $25)
Registration will open July 8.

Extension Office
September 28

Kids In the Kitchen: Snack Attack!
(Fee: $15)
Registration will open July 8 at 9am.

Extension Office
October 10

Cookie Decorating 101 (Fee: $25)
Registration will open August 12.

Extension Office
October 17

Cast Iron Skillet Cooking (Fee: $25)
Registration will open August 5.

Extension Office
October 26

Kids In the Kitchen: Pizza! Pizza! 
(Fee: $15)
Registration will open August 5 at 9am.

Extension Office
November 5

Pie Baking 101 (Fee: $25)
Registration will open Sept. 9.

K-State Olathe Campus
November 14

Pie Baking 101 (Fee: $25)
Registration will open Sept. 9.

K-State Olathe Campus
November 16

Kids In the Kitchen: Gingerbread Art!
(Fee: $15)
Registration will open Sept. 9 at 9am.

Extension Office
December 12

Hearty Soups and Stews (Fee: $25)
Registration will open Oct. 7.

Extension Office
December 14

Kids In the Kitchen: Cookie Frosting Fun! 
(Fee: $15)
Registration will open Oct. 7 at 9am.

Extension Office

Family & Consumer Sciences (Home and Family)

DateClassesLocation

2019

  

April 23

Quilting Workshop: Basic Quilting on Your Sewing Machine (Free)

Extension Office

June 25

Quilting Workshop: Designing Quilts Using Colored Pencils (Free)
Registration coming soon!
Extension Office

July 9

New to Medicare (Free)Extension Office

July 23

Quilting Workshop: Making Half Square Triangles the Easy Way (Free)
Registration coming soon!

Extension Office
November 19

Quilting Workshop: Easy Gifts such as Pillowcases & Table Runners (Free)
Registration coming soon! 

Extension Office
November 20

New to Medicare (Free)

Extension Office

Horticulture (Lawn and Garden, Environment)

Date 2019
Classes/EventsLocation

May 15

Spring Perennial Flowers

K-State Research and Extension Center-Olathe

 June 26

See What’s Growing in BYG

K-State Research and Extension Center-Olathe

 July 10

All American Selections (AAS) Display

 K-State Research and Extension Center-Olathe
 TBA

Tomato Tasting Day

 K-State Research and Extension Center-Olathe
 TBA

Arranging Flowers from Your Garden

 K-State Research and Extension Center-Olathe
 TBA

Dining in the Garden

 K-State Research and Extension Center-Olathe

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.

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