Animal valentine program for kids set for Thursday

Knee High Naturalists, a special program series offered by the Jasper County Conservation Board designed especially for nature-loving tots, will be offered from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Newton Arboretum.

The program will be on animal valentines and is free and open to the public. The educational session for 3- to 5-year-olds is discovery-based and includes a story, an activity and group-directed exploration.

Call (641) 792-9780 for more information.