Big Walnut Area Historical Society Myers Inn Museum 45 S Columbus St, Sunbury www.bigwalnuthistory.org
@ the shelter house behind Sunbury Methodist Church, 100 W Cherry St.
Please check out the May Newsletter for Polly Horn’s history on Trenton Township found on their website.
Myers Inn Museum – Open for Tours – Saturdays, noon – 3 pm
Call to reserve (740) 965-3582
Delaware County Historical Society Meeker Homestead Museum – The Barn at Stratford
2690 Stratford Rd., Delaware
Aug 28, NW Delaware Co Cemetery Tour – 1:00 – 5:00 Self-driving directed tour
followed by a 5:30 evening event at the Barn at Stratford with reenactors and Brent Carson. Tickets required.
Meeker House Museum – “Journey to Delaware” Exhibit
Nash House Museum – Bridal Gown Tour – June thru Sept. Open Sun & Wed, by reservation*
Cryder Research Center – Open Sun & Wed, by reservation*
*Reservations by phone (740) 369-3831 ext 2 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out our “Adopt-a-Memory” project
Open – 1st & 3rd Saturdays (Aug 6 and Aug 20) 10-3:00 of each month
Harlem Heritage Day on Saturday, August 20, from Noon to 6 pm
The Day will kick off with a recognition of seniors, including a presentation of World War II era songs by Chris Petee. We will have lots of games for kids, displays on Harlem Township history and displays by a number of current groups active in Harlem Township. There will be at least one food truck, and ice cream and pie. And later on in the afternoon there will be a theatrical reading on Harlem Township history presented by Curtain Players.
Powell Liberty Historical Society
Aug 8, 7:00 Walking Tour of Downtown Powell
Aug 29, 7:00 Powell Cemetery Tour
The Irena Carpenter Journal video is available for viewing at powellhistory.org under Special Programs or Videos
Preservation Parks of Delaware County Gallant Farm 3150 Buttermilk Hill Rd, Delaware www.preservationparks.com
Aug 17, 10-12:00 – Life on the Farm
Aug 20, 6-8:00 – Under the Paper Moon
Sandel Legacy Trail Depot: Aug 20, 10-2:00 and Aug 21, noon-4:00 -Delaware Co Model Railroaders Open House
Radnor Heritage Society, Inc., P.O. Box 115, Radnor, OH 43066
Radnor Historic Museum 4425 State Route 203, Radnor OH
Open – 1st & 3rd Sundays 1:30 – 4:30
Stratford Ecological Center 3083 Liberty Rd, Delaware www.stratfordecologicalcenter.org
Registration for Summer Camp is open
Aug 4, 2-4:00 – Garden Tea PartyAug 20, 9-10:30 – Family Farm Chores
Hike the Stratford Pioneer Cemetery. Advanced registration is required.
Your Community Library in Sunbury 44 Burrer Dr | Sunbury, OH 43074 www.yourcl.org
settlement and development of the Big Walnut area.
Delaware County District Library
Main Branch – Local History Room Open during regular Library hours
Bridal Gown Tour participant
Delaware Co Genealogical Society 84 E. Winter St. (Delaware Co. Main Library)
New website: delawareohiogenealogy.org
Research Hours: Thurs 9 – 4:30 and Sat 9 – 1:00
Unity Community Center, 50 Ross St., Delaware OH 740-362-7611
Berlin Township 3271 Cheshire Rd. – Delaware, Ohio 43015 740-548-6350 https://www.berlintwp.us/ Many artifacts from the original Berlin High School have been placed on display at the new Olentangy District Berlin High School. A gift of early football cleats belonging and worn by Bradley Cox has recently been added to the collection. When visiting the new Berlin High School, be sure and check out the display of early Berlin history.
Brown Township 5555 State Route 521, Delaware, Ohio 740-369-0700 co.delaware.oh.us/cities/brown-township/ Kilbourne: Continue to watch the restoration of this town
The annual Ashley Corn Show Aug. 4-6 at 5 p.m. each day
- Good Food
- Aug. 4 – J.T.’s Famous Pork Dinner
- Aug. 5 & 6 – Open Pit Roasted Chicken dinner.
- Bingo – Aug 4 from 6 to 10 p.m. and Aug. 5 & 6 from 6 to 11 p.m.
- Live Music
- Blue Limestone Project performing classic rock on Aug 4 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m
- Burning Diesel performing classic rock and oldies from 8 to 11 p.m. on Aug. 5 and 6
- Traditional Raffle will take place at 11 p.m. on Aug. 6.
- B.V. FFA Kiddie Tractor Pull, Corn-hole Tournament, Inflatables, Games, Food Booths and more.
Ostrander/Scioto Township: A self-guided Driving Tour of Scioto Township is now available from the Ostrander Branch Library.
Delaware County Records Center www.co.delaware.oh.us/records-center