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Preservation Parks news

For information about Preservation Parks of Delaware County, call 740-524-8600, ext. 3, or email register@preservationparks.com.

Preservation Parks of Delaware County will host a concert each Thursday from July 11 through Aug. 15. All concerts will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Gallant Woods Preserve, 2151 Buttermilk Hill Road. Admission and parking are free; donations are welcome. Visitors are encouraged to bring blankets or lawn chairs. Alcohol is forbidden in the park.

* "Insectigation Drop-In," 1 to 4:30 p.m., Saturday, July 6, and Sunday, July 7. Try your hand at catching and releasing bugs for identification. All ages. Deer Haven Preserve, 4183 Liberty Road.

* Golden Marathon, 9:30 a.m., Monday, July 8. Take a 1- to 2-mile hike. For older adults. Blues Creek Preserve, 9627 Fontanelle Road.