Healthy Yards Expo

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Discover simple, easy Earth-friendly practices for achieving a nice yard while still protecting our water, air, and healthy soils.

Johnson County K-State Extension Office's Healthy Yards Expo features businesses, non-profits, seminars and tips to help residents become greener in their lawn and garden care. It’s a one-stop learning event on green ideas and services.

The event will take place on Saturday, April 13 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Shawnee Civic Centre, 13817 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, KS. It will feature:

  • Expert advice from Johnson County K-State Research and Extension Master Gardeners, Master Naturalists, and local plant societies
  • Informative speakers touching on topics such as native plants, pollinators, vegetable gardening and landscaping
  • City representatives discussing what's going on in your neighborhood and cost share programs for rain gardens and rain barrels
  • A wide selection of native plants that will thrive in your garden
  • Free tree seedlings for first 100 visitors
  • Free soil tests for Johnson County residents
  • Breakfast and lunch available for purchase

Learn more about the Healthy Yards Expo on K-State Extension's website.

Date: April 13, 2024
Time: 9:00 am

Community Event
K-State Research and Extension