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

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

Battelle-Darby Creek

Metro Park

1775 Darby Creek Drive, Galloway

• Owls of Darby Creek, 5 p.m. Saturday at the Pleasant Valley bulletin board, 9137 state Route 62. Meet an owl from the Ohio Wildlife Center and attempt to call in one of these birds on a hike.

Glacier Ridge Metro Park

9801 Hyland Croy Road, Plain City

• Family Winter Walk, 2 p.m. Sunday at the bulletin board at the main picnic shelter. Look for signs of wildlife on a one-mile walk.

Slate Run Metro Park

1375 state Route 674 N., Canal Winchester

• Coyote Prowl, 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the Buzzard’s Roost Picnic Area. Learn about coyotes and take a 1.5-mile walk to try to hear them howl.

Three Creeks Park

3860 Bixby Road, Groveport

• Winter Puppet Show, 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, at the Heritage Nature Center, 551 Wirt Road. Watch the puppet animals get ready for winter.

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.