K-State Event at HCH: Responding to child care needs through collaboration and partnership.

Jackson County community visit

K-State will visit Jackson County and Holton on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2024, and Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2024. The visit will include two days of activities to engage with, listen to and learn from Kansans in Holton and the Jackson County region, including a child care needs discussion at HCH. Read more about the regional community visit initiative.

Learn about the Connected ‘Cats student leaders for the Jackson County community visit. 

Community open forum

We invite all community members in the region to our keystone event: a community open forum on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2024. See a full schedule of other events below.

Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2024
9:00 a.m. -10:30 a.m.
Holton Community Hospital
1110 Columbine Drive, Holton

Limited seating, please RSVP

Holton Community Hospital will be hosting a facilitated conversation with Jackson County’s child care task force, K-State Research and Extension and local partners as we focus on addressing local child care needs and efforts. In this session, we will highlight results from the most current needs assessment and strategize for a future that is responsive to the needs of all children and families within the community. Everyone is welcome to attend. Seating and space is limited so we request that you RSVP at https://kstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3UIFwZG6wpyLMRU

Building economic prosperity through innovation and partnerships
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Jackson County Courthouse, Memorial Hall meeting room — lower level
400 New York Ave., Holton

Immediately following the HCH event, Join K-State for a facilitated conversation with local community leaders and K-State leaders, who all share a common goal of revitalizing Kansas communities. Hear from Jackson County business and community leaders and the K-State 105 team to learn how they are proactively working toward creating sustainable and thriving places in Kansas to learn, work and live. To RSVP to this event: https://kstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3Cz33iih3FQTE8u