Pickerington Times-Sun

Parks and recreation

Programs offered by the Pickerington Parks and Recreation Department, 100 Lockville Road, are listed. For more information call 614-833-2211.

Fall classes have started, but there are still plenty open for registration.

The 2013 Fall Program Guide is available and posted online.

We have classes for children and adults, so take a look and see what we have to offer you this fall.

Registration is available online, in person, by mail, drop box at city hall or by fax.

The Parks and Recreation Department accepts cash, Visa and MasterCard and checks made payable to: The City of Pickerington.



Do you have a special interest or talent that you would like to share with others by teaching a class for the Pickerington Parks and Recreation Department?

We are always looking for instructors who can teach exciting new programs to the community.

Your class could be featured in our 2014 Winter Program Guide, which covers the months of January through April.

If you would like to offer a class, please call the Parks and Recreation Depart- ment at 614-833-2211 for additional information.


Haunted Village

Bring the whole family out for a night of Halloween fun Wednesday, Oct. 30, in the Olde Pickerington Village.

The annual Haunted Village event includes hayrides, ghost tours, ghost stories, haunted museum, haunted house, haunted garden, live music and trick-or-treating through the Olde Pickerington Village.



City Hall is getting spooky. Children ages 2 through 5 years old (and accompanied by an adult) are welcome to tour the friendly decorated City Hall for Tots Trick or Treat from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31.

Communitywide trick-or-treating also will take place Oct. 31, between 6 and 8 p.m. throughout the Pickerington Community.


Facility Rentals

The shelters at Sycamore Park and Victory Park are available to be rented for parties, picnics and any other event until the end of this month.

Facility rental forms are available online, and at the Parks and Recreation Department, 100 Lockville Road.

Reservations are completed by submitting a facility rental form with full payment.

Call the Parks and Recreation Department at 614-833-2211 for more information about renting a shelter.


Gardens reminder

To all of the Community Gardeners, please remove all items from the garden area by Oct. 31, so we can till the gardens for next season.

This includes fences, stakes, plastic, tools and any other material.

Remember that you can donate any excess produce to the Pickerington Food Pantry.