NEWS BRIEFS


Roads will not close

The Delaware County Engineer will be not be closing the following side roads off of Sawmill Parkway for pavement repairs for 48 hours:

Attucks Drive West and Brewster Lane; Attucks Drive East.

Repairs will occur at a later date.

Preservation Parks June programs

The following programs require advance registration, which can be completed by visiting www.preservationparks.com and clicking on the “Register” button on the website home page. Those with questions may call 740-524-8600 or email contactparks@preservationparks.com.

• Saturday, June 24 and Sunday, June 25, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. (program is identical both days). Make it, Take it: Stained Glass Sun-Catchers. Participants can make a sun-catcher to take home, and work on an Ohio Star glass panel to be displayed at Gallant Farm. For ages 10 and older; $25 fee. Gallant Farm, 2150 Buttermilk Hill Road, Delaware. Registration is due by June 9.

• Tuesday, June 27, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Colas, Coals and Cast Iron Cooking. Visitors will learn how to cook in cast iron skillets, discover delicious recipes, and eat the foods they make. This program is the first of a series of four, to register for the other three and receive a discount, register on our website.

For ages 18 and older; $15 fee. Deer Haven Park, 4183 Liberty Road, Delaware. Registration is due by June 20.

Spaces are still available in two Habitat Trekkers day camps. Campers will learn about the different places that plants and animals call home. They will search high and low to learn what defines each habitat. Each day will be filled with unique hands-on activities, crafts and games.

For age 9; $30 fee. Deer Haven Park, 4183 Liberty Road, Delaware. Registration can be completed by visiting www.preservationparks.com and clicking on the “Register” button on the website home page. For information call 740-524-8600 or email contactparks@preservationparks.com.

• Thursday, July 6, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Habitat Trekkers: Water Habitats. Registration is due by June 21.

• Thursday, August 10, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Habitat Trekkers: Prairie Habitat.