Library offers garden workshop for kids


Library offers garden workshop for kids

To go along with the Jackson County Public Library’s mission to help patrons connect, learn and grow, it is presenting Ready, Set, Dig!, a growing reader’s garden workshop.

The workshop is for kindergartners through fifth-graders. Meetings will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednes-days in June through July 27 and from 5 to 6 p.m. Aug. 3 through 31 at the community garden at Margaret R. Brown Elementary School, 550 Miller Lane, Seymour. The class will not meet July 6.

These weekly one-hour workshops will focus on and encourage a lifetime connection with nature, healthy eating habits, organic gardening, problem solving, self-reliance and community awareness.

Transportation will not be provided. Participants should dress to get dirty. During inclement weather, the program will be at the Seymour Library, 303 W. Second St.

For information about this program, the Get in the Game, READ! summer reading program or any of the other programs and events offered at the Jackson County Public Library, visit the library’s website at or call 812-522-3412, option 2, in Seymour, 812-793-2927 in Crothersville or 812-966-2278 in Medora.

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