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People giving out native plants at Healthy Yards Expo

Johnson County Healthy Yards Expo | April 1

If you want to make conscious choices about your lawn and garden care, the Healthy Yards Expo on Saturday, April 1 is just for you! The environmentally-friendly lawn and garden event highlights many simple and easy practices that can be done to achieve a nice yard while still doing your part to maintain clean water and air and healthy soil in our community. Sponsored by Johnson County K-State Extension, Johnson County Government, and the cities of Lenexa, Overland Park and Shawnee, this free event includes:

  • Educational seminars connecting nature to your backyard
  • Puppet shows for the kids
  • Green vendors
  • Opportunity to talk with representatives from Lenexa, Overland Park, Shawnee, Johnson County and K-State Extension
  • Native plants and tree seedling giveaways
  • Door prizes

Join us from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Shawnee Civic Center, located at 13817 Johnson Drive in Shawnee. For complete details visit Johnson County K-State Research and Extension's website.