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Douglas County

K-State Research and Extension Douglas County 
2110 Harper Street
Lawrence KS 66046

Hours: 8 am - 5 pm
Monday - Friday



Bus Routes to Our Office

Bus Route Options: Route 1 & 5

We stand for the fair and equitable treatment of all people. Read more...

Public Statement of Equity and Justice (pdf)

Extension Strategic Plan

Our 2023-2025 Strategic Plan for making K-State Research & Extension Douglas County grow and thrive with and for the community is here! Click below to learn more!

2023 - 2025 Strategic Plan of K-State Research & Extension Douglas County

Extension Office

2110 Harper Street, Lawrence, KS 66049

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday

Map to Grounds


Information about the Douglas County Fairgrounds can be found on their website.

General information about the Douglas County, Kansas Fairgrounds facilities.

Douglas County Free Fair

Information for the Douglas County Kansas Free Fair can be found on their website.

You can also find information via Twitter (@DGCountyFair) or Facebook (DGCountyFair).

Dreher Family 4-H Building

The Dreher Family 4-H Building was built through the generous donation of Helen Dreher to meet the needs of all Douglas County 4-H'ers. The Douglas County 4-H Foundation has created these policies for the use of the building.

The primary purpose of the building is dedicated to 4-H/Extension educational activities. 4-H groups will have first priority for use of the building, followed by Douglas County Extension. Government entities, not-for-profit tax exempt groups, other organizations, and businesses may have the opportunity to rent space, providing their application is approved by the committee. The building is not available for personal use, (i.e., family reunions, weddings, or for commercial resale, religious or political campaign uses). Appropriate uses of the building should provide a benefit to the community. The Dreher Family 4-H Building committee will make final determination on the approval of all rental requests.

* Starting in the year 2024 and ONLY for the month of JULY, the Dreher Family 4-H Building will be closed to private rental parties due to Douglas County Fair preparation. * 

Dreher Bldg Use Policy (PDF) | Descripción general del Dreher Family 4-H Building (PDF) 

Dreher Bldg Rooms | Extra Room & Building Information (PDF)