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Extension provides practical education you can trust to help people, businesses, and communities solve problems, develop skills, and build a better future.  Our philosophy is to help people help themselves by taking University knowledge to where people live, work, play, develop, and lead.  Our focus in Kansas is on solving grand challenges in our state around water, health, global food systems, community vitality, and developing tomorrow’s leaders.

Our extension staff provides resources and conducts educational programs in Leavenworth County for adult and youth in the following program areas:  

Agriculture and Natural Resources
Family and Consumer Sciences
4-H Youth Development
Community Vitality

Position Opening

4-H Youth Development Agent 

Visit www.ksre.ksu.edu/jobs for more information on this job opportunity.

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Stay Strong Stay Healthy 

Stay Strong Stay Healthy: A new and exciting program being offering this year, Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) is an evidenced based eight-week program for older adults that meets the recommendation for healthy muscle strength. The program's goal is to improve health and quality of life.

If you are interested in taking part in this eight-week program, please contact the Extension office at 913-364-5700 or email chelsim@ksu.edu



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