Johnson County

 Classes and Events

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

 4-H/Youth Development

Event

Dates

Location

 
 
Extension office
4-H Camps
Varies

4-H/Youth Forms

 
Sundays,
  • 1/4/2015;
  • 2/1/2015;
  • 3/1/2015,
  • 4/5/2015
4-H Club Day
(4-H members only)
 
 
 
 
• Jan. 5 - Feb. 6: Registration & Payment Open Online
 
• March 7:
Club Day Event
 
 
 
 
 
Wheatridge Middle School, Gardner
Horse Panorama
(4-H members only)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
• Jan. 12:
Registration and Payment Deadline
 
 
• January 23 - 25:
Horse Panorama Event
Due to Extension office by 5 p.m.
 
Rock Springs 4-H Center
 
Jan.14,
Jan. 29, and
Feb. 24
Extension Office
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jan. 15:
Registration Deadline
 
 
Jan. 30 - Feb. 1:
Kansas 4-H Dog Judges Certification, Recertification & Project Leader Training Event
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kinsley, Ks.
Northeast 4-H Leadership Event (4-H members only)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jan. 15:
Registration Deadline
 
 
Jan. 31:
Northeast 4-H Leadership Event
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Manhattan, Ks.
 
 
 
 
(4-H members only)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jan. 15:
Registration Deadline
 
June 11 - 22:
Citizenship Washington Focus Event
 
 
 
 
 
Road trip across the USA
Citizenship in Action Jan. 15:
Registration Deadline
 
February 15-16:
Event
 
 
 
Topeka, KS
2015 Kansas 4-H Scholarships (4-H members only)
Jan. 26:
Application Deadline
Due to Extension office by 5 p.m.
Community Club Leader Meeting (4-H members only) Jan. 27, April 28 Extension Office
Ambassador Training (4-H members only)
Feb. 1:
Registration Deadline
 
Feb. 20 - 21:
Event
 
 
 
Rock Springs 4-H Center
Food Fare (Free & open to the public. Registration required by Feb. 4)
Feb. 7
Extension office
New Family Orientation (4-H members only) Feb. 8 Extension office
Countywide Junior Leaders Meeting (4-H members only) Third Thursday of each month Extension office
4-H County Council Meeting First Monday of odd months Extension office
4-H County Council Officers Meeting (4-H members only) First Monday of even months Extension office

Agriculture and Natural Resources
(Crops and Livestock, Environment) 

Date

Event

Location

January 28 Johnson County Livestock Association Annual Meeting Extension Office

Community Development

Date
Event
Location

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Family & Consumer Sciences (Food, Nutrition and Health)

Date Class or Event
Jan. 5 - April 3 Strong People
Jan. 31 Kids in the Kitchen: Soups
Jan. 31
Feb. 12 Fish for Beginners
Feb. 28
Feb. 28 Kids in the Kitchen – Baking Techniques
March 28
March 28 Kids in the Kitchen – Intro to Home Canning
April 25 Kids in the Kitchen – Spring Foods
May 30 Kids in the Kitchen – Brunch
May 26
Tuesdays & Thursdays: May 5 – May 28 Gentle Yoga
June 16 Pressure Cooking for Beginners
June 27 Kids in the Kitchen – Mexican Foods
July 25 Kids in the Kitchen – Chinese
Aug. 29 Kids in the Kitchen – Italian
Sept. 8, 15, 22 and 29 Kitchen Confidence – Intro to Basic Cooking Skills and Technique
Sept. 26 Kids in the Kitchen – Grilling
Oct. 24 Kids in the Kitchen – Haunted Gingerbread Houses
Nov. 21 Kids in the Kitchen – Fall Foods
Dec. 19 Kids in the Kitchen – Holiday Cookies

Family & Consumer Sciences (Home and Family)

Date

Classes

Location
Feb. 10 Social Media Registration is required at the Olathe Public Library
March 10 & 17 Falling Less in Kansas Registration is required at the Olathe Public Library website
April 14 Understanding Reverse Mortgages: Do They Make Sense For You Registration is required at the Olathe Public Library website

Horticulture
(Lawn and Garden, Environment)

Date
Classes/Events
Location
Feb. 11 Great Ground Covers Extension Office
Feb. 24 Emerald Ash Borer (click on Adult Programs to register) Lenexa Conference Center, Thompson Barn
March 3 Trees for Landscaping
(Click on Adult Programs to register)
March 10 Permaculture - A New Trend Extension Office
March 16 Hardscaping, Plants, Walks and More Extension Office
March 24 Long Blooming Perennials Extension Office
 
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
  • 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.

K-State Research and Extension 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, please contact Johnson County Extension at 913.715.7000. K-State Research and Extension is an equal opportunity provider and employer.