‘Earth Manners’ program for kids on Thursday

A Knee-High Naturalists program on “Earth Manners” is set for 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Newton Arboretum.

The educational session for 3- to 5-year-olds is discovery based, focusing on exploring the outdoors, while having respect for living things and their habitats. The activity will include creating a set of guidelines for exploring and enjoying nature. The program is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Cara Ingle at the Jasper County Conservation Board at (641) 792-9780 or visit www.jaspercountyconservation.com.