New Albany News

Healthy New Albany gardening lecture slated April 11 at Oakland Nursery

Barbara Arnold of the Franklin Park Conservatory will give a presentation about container gardening at 7 p.m. April 11 at Oakland Nursery, 5211 Johnstown Road.

The presentation is the sixth in a lecture series sponsored by Healthy New Albany.

Healthy New Albany spokeswoman Kristen Ferguson said admission is free. People are encouraged to bring canned food that will be donated to the Coalition Against Hunger food pantry.

The next lecture in the series will be Wayne Campbell and Paul Schoonover speaking about drug use in schools. It is scheduled for 7 p.m. May 6 at the Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts, 100 E. Dublin-Granville Road in New Albany.

-- Lori Wince