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Shawnee County

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About Extension Programs

Extension programs present research-based information related to agriculture, family and consumer sciences, youth development, family life, business and economics, healthy living, and much more.  We take programs to schools, gardens, community centers, and other places.

Our Partners

Shawnee County Extension is a unique partnership among Shawnee County, Kansas State University and the United States Department of Agriculture.

Our philosophy is to help people help themselves by taking university knowledge to where people live, work, play, develop and lead.  We work at being responsive to the needs of the people by focusing our resources on providing quality information, education and problem-solving programs for real concerns.

Stop by, give us a call or send us an e-mail. We're here to help you!


 Employment Opportunity at Shawnee County Extension

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Master Gardener Coordinator (Part-time - 660 hours annually).  Office in Topeka.  Seeking enthusiastic, customer-focused program assistant to coordinate the educational efforts of the 180 volunteer Extension Master Gardeners in Shawnee County.

Click here for a job description including responsibilities, qualifications and application procedure.  Review of applications will begin November 6, 2017 and continue until a suitable employee is found.  K-State Research and Extension is an EOE of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.  Background check required.


 

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2017/2018 Healthy Kids Nutrition Education LessonsEFNEP

4-H School Enrichment ProgramSchool Enrichment 


 

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