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NEWS BRIEFS Butterflies will not be the only visitors drawn to Selby Gardens this weekend. Photo by Norman Schimmel SELBY GARDENS OFFERING REDUCED ADMISSION FOR FESTIVAL This year, Selby Gardens��� annual Plant and Garden Festival, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 23-24, will include a diverse array of live music and theatrical performances, demonstrations and art exhibitions ���in addition to stunning plants, gardening tools and supplies offered by some of Florida���s premier retailers,��� the Gardens has announced. price. Adults may visit for $12, while member guests will be admitted for $5; free admission is offered to all members and children age 11 and under. This special event will benefit Selby Gardens��� education, horticulture and research efforts, a news release says. Guest passes, coupons and reciprocal offers, therefore, will not be A complete lineup of programming activities accepted during Plant & Garden Festival. is available at A grant from The Woman���s Exchange enabled The two-day horticultural extravaganza rep- Selby Gardens to produce the visual and perresents a limited-time opportunity to visit mul- forming arts selections for this year���s festitiple exhibits, enjoy the Plant and Garden Fes- val, which are being presented as The Art of tival, and access the Gardens for a discounted Plants, the release adds.

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