May parks programs slated


Staff Report



Preservation Parks of Delaware County has several May programs scheduled.

These programs require advance registration:

• “Reel ’em In,” Saturday, May 7, 5 p.m. Learn fishing basics and meet some native fish. Afterward, try your hand at catching “the big one.” Equipment and bait are provided. Register by Saturday, April 30. Ages 5 and older. Emily Traphagen Park, 5094 Seldom Seen Road, Powell.

• “Preschool Park Pals: ‘R’ is for Rainforest,” Tuesday, May 10, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. May is “rainforest awareness month.” Explore this habitat through a story, activities and a craft. Register by May 3. Ages 4 and 5, accompanied by an adult. Deer Haven Park, 4183 Liberty Road, Delaware.

• “Homeschool Adventures: Hummer Hunt,” Thursday, May 19, 10 a.m. Discover the secret life of a hummingbird, and search for what makes these birds unique. Register by May 12. Ages 6-12, accompanied by an adult. Deer Haven Park.

Register for programs and camps at www.preservationparks.com.

The following free programs do not require advance registration:

• “In Search Of … ,” Saturday, May 7, 10 a.m. Wear long pants and sturdy shoes, and bring a water bottle. Free; all ages. Gallant Woods Park, 2151 Buttermilk Hill Road, Delaware.

• “Moments with Mom: A Mother’s Day Adventure,” Sunday, May 8, 1 to 4 p.m. Drop in to take a hike along a memory lane nature trail, make crafts, plant a tree and enjoy a picnic snack. Bring a picnic blanket and your mother. Shale Hollow Park, 6320 Artesian Run, Lewis Center.

Staff Report

Information for this story was provided by Preservation Parks of Delaware County.

Information for this story was provided by Preservation Parks of Delaware County.