Johnson County

 Classes and Events

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

 4-H/Youth Development




4-H County Council Meeting First Monday of odd months Extension office
4-H County Council Officers Meeting First Monday of even months Extension office
Third Thursday of each month
Extension office

4-H/Youth Forms

Summer Camps Vary Vary
  • 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
Jan. 29, and
Feb. 24
Extension Office
(4-H members only)
Jan. 15:
Registration Deadline
June 11 - 22:
Citizenship Washington Focus Event
Road trip across the USA
Community Club Leader Meeting (4-H members only) Jan. 27, April 28 Extension Office

2015 Beekeeping 4-H SPIN Club

March 29 - May 31 TBA
2015 Fantastic 4-H Camp
June 6 - 9
Rock Springs 4-H Center, near Junction City, KS.

Agriculture and Natural Resources
(Crops and Livestock, Environment) 




Community Development

March 10, 17 & 24
Retirement Planning Today
The spring session for this series is full. Please consider registering for our fall session.
Extension Office
Oct. 8, 15, 22 Retirement Planning Today Extension Office

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Family & Consumer Sciences (Food, Nutrition and Health)

Date Class or Event
Jan. 5 - April 3 Strong People
Feb. 28
Feb. 28 Kids in the Kitchen – Baking Techniques
March 28
March 28 Kids in the Kitchen – Intro to Home Canning
April 23
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 16-18 4-H Summer Cooking Camp
June 16 Pressure Cooking for Beginners
June 27 Kids in the Kitchen – Mexican Foods
July 14-16 4-H Summer Cooking Camp
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)



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

(Lawn and Garden, Environment)

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
March 28 Healthy Yards Expo Shawnee Civic Centre 13817 Johnson Drive Shawnee, KS 66216
April 22 Emerald Ash Borer Workshop City of Mission Kansas Sylvester Powell, Jr. Community Center, 6200 Martway, Mission KS 66202
April 25 Growing Great Tomatoes Colonial Presbyterian Church
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.