The following is a list of Metropolitan Park District of Columbus and Franklin County programs for this week.

The following is a list of Metropolitan Park District of Columbus and Franklin County programs for this week.

Battelle-Darby Creek

Metro Park

1775 Darby Creek Drive,

Galloway

Preschoolers: Flower Frenzy, 11 a.m. or 1 p.m. Friday at the Cedar Ridge Lodge. Explore the world of flowers with a hike and a gardening activity.

Blacklick Woods Metro Park

6975 E. Livingston Ave., Reynoldsburg

Hummer Time, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday at the Nature Center. See a hummingbird display and learn how to attract the birds to your yard.

Blendon Woods Metro Park

4265 state Route 161 E.,

Westerville

Preschoolers: Wading, 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. Saturday at the Nature Center. Splash in the creek and catch and release critters.

Joys of Summer, 2 p.m. Sunday at the Nature Center. Study flowers and insects on a leisurely two-mile hike.

Glacier Ridge Metro Park

9801 Hyland Croy Road,

Plain City

Grassland Birds, 8 a.m. Sunday at the bulletin board near main entrance. Take a 2.5-mile grassland hike in search of birds.

Prairie Oaks Metro Park

3225 Plain City-Georgesville, West Jefferson

Late Fishing Nights, until midnight Friday at Darby Bend Lakes. Darby Bend Lakes and Beaver Lake is open for fishing until midnight.

Slate Run Living

Historical Farm

1375 state Route 674 N.,

Canal Winchester

Bows, Bonnets and Other Pretty Things, 1-3 p.m. Saturday. Find out what fashion-conscious farm ladies wore in the 1880s. Learn how to make ribbon trims and rosettes for hat and dress decoration.

Three Creeks Park

3860 Bixby Road,

Groveport

Let's Go to the Movies, 9 p.m. Saturday at the Confluence Trails bulletin board. Enjoy a family-friendly movie under the starry sky. Popcorn provided. Bring blankets.

Ride Into Summer, 1:30 or 3 p.m. Sunday at the Confluence Trails bulletin board. Ride the tram along the Blacklick Creek Trail.

Preschoolers: Mud & Muck, 10 a.m. Thursday, June 5, at the Heritage Nature Center, 551 Wirt Road, Groveport. Listen to a story, wade along the Palm Pond and see what animals live there.

Interpreters and assistive listening devices for persons with hearing impairments are available for any program. Call 891-0700 (TDD 895-6240) to schedule these services.