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

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

Summer Camps: Register now for four- and one-day camps. Nine camps are offered for children and teens (ages 4-15). Camps vary by subject and age group. Visit www.preservationparks.com for a guide and registration form, or call (740) 524-8600, ext. 3.

"NHI (Natural History Investigators): Delaware Birds," noon to 5 p.m., Sunday, May 29. The focus of this drop-in program is birds, with hands-on educational stations set up indoors and out. Deer Haven Preserve, 4183 Liberty Road.

"Fishing Fun," 6 p.m., Friday, June 3. Learn fishing basics before we catch and release bass and bluegill. All fishing gear will be provided. Ages 16 and younger. Hogback Ridge Preserve, 2656 Hogback Road, Sunbury. Registration is required; call 740-524-8600, ext. 3, or e-mail: register@preservationparks.com.

"Park Plants Series: Wetland Plants," 10 a.m., Saturday, June 4. Learn how to use various plant guides (provided for use during the program) to identify plants on your own. Are you an expert field botanist? Share your expertise as we build our park data base. Gallant Woods Preserve, 2151 Buttermilk Hill Road. Ages 13 and older.

"Survival Skills 101: Fire-building," 3 p.m., Saturday, June 4. Join us for this hands-on program that will cover traditional and primitive fire-building techniques. Gallant Woods Preserve, 2151 Buttermilk Hill Road. Ages 8 and older.

"Hound Hike," 4 p.m., Sunday, June 5. You and your socialized canine can enjoy a hike on a park trail. Gallant Woods Preserve, 2151 Buttermilk Hill Road.

"The Astonishing Race," 6 p.m., Sunday, June 5. Form a team of two or more, and compete against other teams as you complete challenges throughout the park. The first team to complete all obstacles, in the best time, will be declared the winner. Prizes will be awarded to all participants. $2 fee per person. Emily Traphagen Preserve, 5094 Seldom Seen Road. Registration is required; call 740-524-8600, ext. 3, or e-mail: register@preservationparks.com.