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Johnson County

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

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday,
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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

Map to our office

K-State Research and Extension is committed to making its services, activities and programs accessible to all participants. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting Johnson County Extension at (913)715-7000. Notify staff of accommodation needs as early as possible.

Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service

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

Junior Extension Master Naturalists

Wild Kids from K-State Extension of Johnson County"Kansas Wild Kids," our local Junior Extension Master Naturalist Program, provides youth in grades 3-5 opportunities to learn more about our natural resources and planetary neighbors. The program tries to instill a spirit of stewardship in children through engaging, hands-on, conservation-related lessons on Kansas' wildlife and waterways, snakes and spiders, pollinators and plants.

Upcoming Events:

Check back for new events in 2024.

Past Events:

May: Mammals & Herpetology

Wednesday, May 10: Lizards, Snakes, Toads and Frogs
Wednesday, May 17: Mammals 
Saturday, May 20: Field study at Prairie Center, 26325 W. 135th Street in Olathe.

June: Pollinators

Wednesday, June 7: Birds 
Wednesday, June 14: Entomology and Pollinators/Bees 
Saturday, June 17: Field study at Pollinator Prairie

July: Water

Wednesday, July 12: Wonders of Water
Wednesday, July 19: Wonders of Water 
Saturday, July 22: Field study 


Amy Keigher

Natural Resources Agent


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