Indiana author conducting cemetary discussion

A northern Indiana woman plans to discuss cemetery culture, art, history and genealogy during her presentation “A Grave Interest” from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Seymour Library, 303 W. Second St.

Joy Neighbors is a cemetery researcher and freelance writer who will explain how to decipher gravestone symbols, abbreviations, epitaphs and talk about where to find important related records. Neighbors also is a wine judge and writer.

This free Jackson County Public Library program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Registration is preferred by Oct. 16 by going to or calling the Seymour Library at 812-523-4636.

For information, call Becky Brewer or Janet Hensen at the phone number above.