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For more information about Preservation Parks of Delaware County or to register for a program, call 740-524-8600, extension 3 or email register@ preservationparks.com. The offices of Preservation Parks are at 2656 Hogback Road in Sunbury.

No registration is necessary to attend these programs:

* Thursday Evening Concerts in the Park, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 14. Join us for a free concert featur- ing Agent 99. Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic. Gallant Woods Preserve, 2151 Buttermilk Hill Road.

* 'Sounds of the Night' Hike, 8:30 p.m., Friday, Aug. 15. Listen to the sounds of the night and learn what all those "spooky" noises are about. Ages 5 and older. Emily Traphagen Preserve, 5094 Seldom Seen Road.

* Toy Leaf Boats and Rafts, 6 to 8 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 17. Construct a toy boat from natural materials, then see if she is seaworthy as we set sail on the pond. Materials and tools will be provided. Free; all ages. Blues Creek Preserve, 9627 Fontanelle Road.