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

(913) 715-7000
(913) 715-7005 fax

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

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 28 - Aug. 3, 2019Gardner, KS
Kansas State FairSept. 5 - 15, 2019Hutchinson, KS

Agriculture and Natural Resources
(Crops and Livestock, Environment)

TBDRural Living Series - Cover Crops Workshop - details TBDTBD
April 4The Nature of Sustainability in the Built EnvironmentOlathe West High School
2200 W Santa Fe St, Olathe, KS 66061

Community Development

2019 DatesEventLocation
Tuesdays, Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26Board Leadership SeriesExtension Office

Family & Consumer Sciences (Food, Nutrition and Health)


 Classes and Events

Feb. 22, Mar. 22, Apr. 5, Apr. 26, May 3, May 17

Recipe Testing

Extension Office 

February 19  Rescheduled for Feb. 26

Making Everyday Choices for a Healthy Sustainable Diet

JoCo Gardner Library
February 21

Fish For All!

Extension Office
February 21

Making Everyday Choices for a Healthy Sustainable Diet

 JoCo Leawood Pioneer Library
February 23

Kids In the Kitchen: Breakfast for Champions!

Extension Office
February 25

Culture of Health Poverty Simulation

Extension Office 
March 1

Making Everyday Choices for a Healthy Sustainable Diet

 JoCo Corinth Library
March 5

Making Everyday Choices for a Healthy Sustainable Diet

 JoCo Monticello Library
March 21

Registration closed. Class is full.

Extension Office
March 23

Kids In the Kitchen: Pasta Perfection!

Extension Office
April 2

Making Everyday Choices for a Healthy Sustainable Diet

 JoCo Central Resource Library
April 18

Gluten Free Baking

Extension Office
April 27

Kids In the Kitchen: Play with Your Food!
Registration will open Feb. 25 at 9am.

Extension Office
April 30

Making Everyday Choices for a Healthy Sustainable Diet

 JoCo Antioch Library
May 16

Basic Bread Making
Registration will open March 11.

Extension Office
May 18

Kids In the Kitchen: Nacho Regular Tacos!
Registration will open March 11 at 9am.

Extension Office
June 18

Summer Pies
Registration will open April 15

Extension Office
June 20

Electric Pressure Cooking
Registration will open April 15.

Extension Office
July 18

Vegan & Vegetarian Dishes
Registration will open May 13.

Extension Office
August 15

Meals on a Budget
Registration will open June 10.

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

 Extension Office

September 19

Freezer Meals and Easy Meal Prep
Registration will open July 8.

Extension Office
September 28

Kids In the Kitchen: Snack Attack!
Registration will open July 8 at 9am.

Extension Office
October 10

Cookie Decorating 101
Registration will open August 12.

Extension Office
October 17

Cast Iron Skillet Cooking
Registration will open August 5.

Extension Office
October 26

Kids In the Kitchen: Pizza! Pizza!
Registration will open August 5 at 9am.

Extension Office
November 5

Pie Baking 101
Registration will open Sept. 9.

K-State Olathe Campus
November 14

Pie Baking 101
Registration will open Sept. 9.

K-State Olathe Campus
November 16

Kids In the Kitchen: Gingerbread Art!
Registration will open Sept. 9 at 9am.

Extension Office
December 12

Hearty Soups and Stews
Registration will open Oct. 7.

Extension Office
December 14

Kids In the Kitchen: Cookie Frosting Fun!
Registration will open Oct. 7 at 9am.

Extension Office

Family & Consumer Sciences (Home and Family)




Feb. 6 - April 11

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)Sunset Drive Office Building

Feb. 26, Mar. 5 & 12

Retirement Planning Today Extension Office

March 5

New to MedicareExtension Office

March 5

Aging Mastery Program Antioch Park

Mar. 25-Apr. 3 (Mon/Wed)

Sewing, Easy Alterations

Roeland Park Community Center

March 26

Quilting Workshop: Paper Piecing

Extension Office

April 5

Cleaning Healthy, Cleaning Green

Matt Ross Community Center

April 23

Quilting Workshop: Basic Quilting on Your Sewing Machine

Extension Office

July 9

New to MedicareExtension Office
November 20

New to Medicare

Extension Office

Horticulture (Lawn and Garden, Environment)

Date 2019
Feb. 27Gardening with Nature

Extension office

March 26When Good Plants Go Bad

Extension office

April 6Healthy Yards Expo

Shawnee Civic Center

13817 Johnson Dr,

Shawnee, KS 66216

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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