Parks programs slated


Staff Report



Preservation Parks of Delaware County has several programs lined up this month.

Registration is not required for the following programs:

• “Railroad Fun,” Saturday, Oct. 17, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Sunday, Oct. 18, noon to 4 p.m. Watch model trains travel through a miniature village and learn a bit about the railroad industry in America. Free; all ages. Big Walnut Community Trail House, 168 S. Vernon St.

• “Hike for Health,” Saturday, Oct. 17, 10 a.m. Hike is free; $5 fee for a T-shirt. All ages. Blues Creek Preserve, 9627 Fontanelle Road.

• “Oh, Nuts!”, Sunday, Oct. 18, 1 p.m. Participants will gather nuts from the woods and bake something in the wood-burning stove, while learning about how Ohio housewives improvised when they could not find English walnuts or pecans during the Great Depression. All ages; Gallant Farm, 2150 Buttermilk Hill Road.

• “Storytime in the Park,” Monday, Oct. 19, 9 a.m. Ages 0-3; Deer Haven Preserve, 4183 Liberty Road.

• “Hound Hike,” Monday, Oct. 19, 6:30 p.m. Bring your socialized canine for a walk with a naturalist. Presenter will be Basic K9 Obedience Training. All ages; Hogback Ridge Preserve, 2656 Hogback Road.

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.