Preservation Parks of Delaware County

Preservation Parks of Delaware County

For more information, about Preservation Parks, visit or call (740) 524-8600. The offices of Preservation Parks are at 2656 Hogback Road in Sunbury.

Register now for Preservation Parks' Perseid Meteor Shower Campout at Gallant Woods Preserve, 2151 Buttermilk Hill Road. The event begins at 7 p.m. on Aug. 9 and ends at 9 a.m. on Aug. 10. Bring your own camping gear and food to grill; we'll provide activities and s'mores around the campfire. Then we'll watch the meteors streak across the sky.

The campout is free, but registration is required. Contact

The annual "Bark at the Blues" run and walk is Saturday, Aug. 16 at Blues Creek Preserve, 9627 Fontanelle Road, Ostrander.

The 5K run begins at 8 a.m.; the race-walk begins at 8:15 a.m. and the fun walk (dogs on leashes are welcome) begins at 9 a.m. The registration fee is $25. Register by Aug. 8 to receive a T-shirt. Register at Second Sole, 28 N. Sandusky St. in Delaware or call (740) 524-8600, extension 6. Forms also are available at