Library offers program about bee gardens

The Jackson County Public Library will sponsor a free program about how to attract butterflies and bees to a garden at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the library at 303 W. Second St., Seymour.

Purdue Extension Jackson County director and horticulturist Richard Beckort will teach attendees how to place and grow plants that attract butterflies and bees to their gardens.

Registration is required by Monday by going to or calling 812-523-4636.

Information: Julie Lingerfelt, the library’s head of adult services, 812-405-1833.