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

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 licking.osu.edu.

The telephone number is 740-670-5315.