For more information, about Preservation Parks, visit www.preservationparks.com or call (740) 524-8600.

For more information, about Preservation Parks, visit www.preservationparks.com or call (740) 524-8600.

• Adult Nature Walk (ages 16 and up), 2 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 1. See what's going on in the parks this winter during a walk with a naturalist at Emily Traphagen Preserve, 5094 Seldom Seen Road in Powell.

• Golden Marathon, 1:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 2. Gallant Woods Preserve, 2151 Buttermilk Hill Road. Winter walks take place at the Polaris Fashion Place (meet at the food court) when the temperature is under 40 degrees.

The Friends of Preservation Parks' fifth annual "Cuisine along the Ravine" will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at Hogback Ridge Preserve, 2656 Hogback Road.

Attendees will enjoy a multi-course, gourmet Valentine's Day dinner, musical entertainment, a silent auction and a stroll along a luminary-lit woodland trail.

The cost is $100 per couple. Reservations are due Jan. 30.

Mail checks payable to Preservation Parks to 2656 Hogback Road, Sunbury, OH 43074. Reservations should include name, address and phone number; attendees will be contacted regarding their entrée courses.

The dinner is Preservation Parks of Delaware County's major fundraising event. Proceeds support part district activities, including nature education stories.

For more information, call (740) 524-8600, extension 5.