Life in Delaware County

It’s A Sweet Caper At Stratford

9 Jul , 2019  

The folks at the Stratford Ecological Center have come across of bit of a crime. Join them as they host the “Honey Heist & Bee Adventure” this month.

This is a unique, exciting opportunity available solely at the Center. This one-of-a-kind event will take you on a journey from flower, to hive, to honey house, to bottle as you harvest the honey right from the hives! More…

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Life in Delaware County

Make a Splash at Zoombezi Bay Family Nights

6 Jul , 2019  

Don’t miss your chance to light up the night during Zoombezi Bay Family Nights. There are still five Family Nights events this season, each with special late night activities until 11 PM on Friday nights now through August 2. More…

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Life in Delaware County

All Aboard!

1 Jul , 2019  

Did you know that each month you have the opportunity to experience train travel, right here in Delaware County? One comes up on July 20 and 21.

The Delaware County Model Railroader Group throws open the doors of their installation once a month for visitors to experience the fun of railroading on a smaller scale. At the Sandel Legacy Trail House, view model trains (HO scale) travel through a miniature village and countryside.

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Life in Delaware County

Calling All Families: Come On Downtown!

30 Jun , 2019  

The Fourth Annual Delaware Family Festival will be coming to West Winter Street on Saturday, July 13.

The Festival is a block-party style event sponsored by a group of neighboring non-profit organizations and churches in the Winter Street area designed to build community and fellowship More…

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Life in Delaware County

Chalk It Up For Freedom

23 Jun , 2019  

The July First Friday event hosted by Main Street Delaware will be an opportunity to join art and love of country.

Chalk It Up for Freedom is an opportunity to turn the streets of downtown into art. Come celebrate freedom at a family-friendly event on the evening of July 5. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Thirty Thousand Expected For Independence Day Fireworks

20 Jun , 2019  

The calendar is inching toward the end of June, and the Fourth of July holiday is beginning to come into view.

Speaking of Independence Day, this year Byers Auto Group, Meijer, and OhioHealth are again the main sponsors of the City of Delaware fireworks show. Each renewed their pledges – Byers as the Presenting Sponsor, Meijer as the Grand Finale Sponsor, and OhioHealth as the Community Spirit Sponsor – for the July 4 spectacle. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Easter Egg Hunt Joins YMCA Family Day

14 Apr , 2019  

This year brings a new experience for families wishing to celebrate the Easter season in style.

The City of Delaware Easter Egg Hunt will join the YMCA Family Day for a wonderful morning of combined fun. The fun takes place on Saturday, April 20. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Celebrating The Return Of Martins And Ospreys

7 Apr , 2019  

On one upcoming weekend, Preservation Parks is celebrating spring by welcome two different bird species at two different venues.

On Saturday, April 13, “Amethysts of the Sky” will recognize the return of purple martins to Gallant Farm. As always, the martins will entertain with their aerial acrobatics and delightful songs. They have to be seen and heard to be believed! More…

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Life in Delaware County

Movies On The Square Lineup Announced

15 Mar , 2019  

There’s something about watching a movie outside.

Film buffs will have that opportunity this summer, as the Village of Sunbury has announced the lineup of movies to be shown in the Square downtown. Movies start at dusk. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Paint And Bagpipes

12 Mar , 2019  

Two upcoming programs at two locations of the Delaware County District Library center on artistic expression — one visual, the other musical.

A program entitled “Paint Night” is geared toward adults, and will have its first of three monthly sessions this Thursday night at 6:30 PM at the Orange Branch, 7171 Gooding Boulevard. Join local artist and owner of Canvas Creations For You for a night of painting fun. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Harlem Township Hosting Winter In The Park

8 Dec , 2018  

Boy, that man in the red suit gets around this time of year!

He’s traveled from Delaware to Powell to Polaris to Sunbury. Now, on Saturday, December 8, he will make an appearance in Galena at “Winter in the Park.”

This holiday happening takes place at the Harlem Township Community Park, 3858 State Route 605 in Galena.

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History/Tourism

List Of Outstanding Light Shows In Columbus Area Include Two In Delaware County

6 Dec , 2018  

Seeking to indulge in some uber-holiday lights? There are no less than twelve places in the Columbus area to “get your Christmas on.”

And two of them are right here in Delaware County.

As presented on the website of Experience Columbus, these locations provide great family fun. Locally, Butch Bando’s Fantasy of Lights at Alum Creek State Park and WildLights at the Columbus Zoo are included. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Delaware County To Welcome Ebenezer Duke

3 Dec , 2018  

Over the coming days, two lucky places in the county are going to be exposed to an interactive bit of holiday fun.

Ebenezer Duke,” a mini musical, 45 minute retelling of “A Christmas Carol” told through original songs, storytelling/acting, tap dance, and audience participation is coming to both the Orange Branch of the Delware County District Library and to the Sunbury Community Library. More…

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Life in Delaware County

Santa Is Making The Rounds At Polaris Fashion Place

2 Dec , 2018  

He’s a busy guy, that Santa. Over the next several days, he’ll be taking a breather from his duties at the North Pole and heading south to Polaris Fashion Place. More…

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Powell/Lewis Center

Saturday Brings Holidays In Powell

30 Nov , 2018  

The City of Powell is hosting the annual Holidays in Powell this Saturday from 2 PM to 5:30 PM in the Municipal Building Council Chambers & East Room, 47 Hall Street. More…

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