Beckort to discuss butterfly gardening

Purdue Extension Jackson County director and horticulturist Richard Beckort will discuss butterfly gardening specifics at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 25 at the Crothersville Library, 120 W. Main St.

Beckort will teach how to get organized and plan for a successful butterfly garden, what to grow and how to plant gardens that attract butterflies. He will answer questions following the presentation.

Registration is preferred for this free Jackson County Public Library program by Sunday by going to or calling 812-523-4636.

For information about adult library programs, contact Becky Brewer, head of information services, at 812-405-1833.