Licking County News

Gardener training begins Feb. 4

Applications are being accepted now for new Licking County Master Gardener Volunteer training classes. The next session begins Feb. 4, 2014.

Anyone with a strong interest in gardening who enjoys sharing his or her passion for plants is eligible to apply.

Classes are held from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesdays through April 8.

The fee is $120 plus the cost of mandatory fingerprinting.

For more detailed information and/or to access an application, visit the program's website at

The telephone number is 740-670-5315.