Johnson County Community College

Donate to the Food Pantry

Throughout Harvest Days we will be collecting items of specific need for the JCCC Food Pantry. Please bring a requested food item to any of the events below and help promote access to nutritious foods for all within the campus and Johnson County communities. 

Monday

9/29

Campus Farm Workday

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Meet in the lobby of the Horticulture Center

Join other JCCC students, faculty and staff to help with the fall harvest happening right here on campus! We’ll be harvesting produce especially for the Farm Lunch on Wednesday, October 1! Lunch will be provided at 1 p.m. for those who send an RSVP to sustainability@jccc.edu.

Tuesday

9/30

Harvest Party on COM Plaza! 

(raindate: 10/2)

10 a.m.-2 p.m. | COM Plaza

Activities include bike-blending smoothies, solar-roasting S’mores and more! Come out to have a good time and support student groups!

6 p.m.-8 p.m | GEB 233

Join representatives from the SSC and members of the Kanza Group of the Sierra Club for a showing of Vanishing of the Bees, a documentary examining the critical state of honeybee colonies and what their decline means for humankind. Beekeepers will help facilitate post-film discussions and answer attendee questions.

Wednesday

10/1

Campus Farm Lunch

12 p.m.-2 p.m. | COM 1.5 North Dining Room

Enjoy a local foods lunch highlighting fresh late summer produce from the JCCC Campus Farm. The buffet will be open for two hours; diners are welcome anytime between noon and 2 p.m. The cost is $5 for everyone; no pre-purchase required. Produce for the lunch will be harvested at the Farm Workday on Monday, September 29.