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Big Walnut Area Historical Society Myers Inn Museum 45 S Columbus St, Sunbury www.bigwalnuthistory.org

July 4 open 10-1:00 
July 23, 10:00  Children’s Program – Nestle’s
                1:00  Program for all ages on Nestle’s Company

                  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

History Library - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware Ohio - Local History Programs

Delaware County Historical Society Meeker Homestead Museum – The Barn at Stratford- 2690 Stratford Rd., Delaware



July 20, 7:00pm – Irena Carpenter’s Journal – A Frontier Woman’s Perspective on the Journey to the Ohio Territory, by Sherry Carmichael  –  Barn at Stratford

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 librarian@delawareohiohistory.org

Check out our “Adopt-a-Memory” project

Galena Historic Foundation Inc. Village Hall, 109 Harrison St, Galena https://www.galenafoundation.org Facebook

Open – 1st & 3rd Saturdays of each month, 10:00 – 3:00

Museum at the Village Hall

Harlem Township Heritage - Delaware County OhioHarlem Township Heritage, Inc. 3883 S State Route 605, Galena


July 9, 7:00 AM – Duncan Run Bicycle Patch Ride, 4834 Harlem Rd, Galena
                                July 21, 4:00 – Flames BBQ food truck  (fundraiser) in Harlem Township Community Park
                                July 31, 4:00 – Schmidt’s food truck (fundraiser) in Harlem Township Community Park

Powell Liberty Historical Society - Local History Programs

Powell Liberty Historical Society

Martin-Perry Homestead 103 E Olentangy St, Powell www.powellhistory.org
Tours by appointment
July 11, 7:00 – Walking Tour of Powell, led by Sherry Carmichael

Bridal Gow

For more details, visit website or email info@powellhistory.org

Preservation Parks - Delaware County Ohio

Preservation Parks of Delaware County Gallant Farm 3150 Buttermilk Hill Rd, Delaware www.preservationparks.com


Gallant Farm – Summer Hours May – Aug, Tues – Sat 10-5:00,  Sun 12-5:00
July 27, 6:30 – Cowpie Society featuring books on the Great Depression and WWII
July 7and through the month, 7:00pm  Gallant Farm Concerts in the Park
Sandel Legacy Trail Depot – July 16, 7:00 10-2:00 Rail Roaders
                                                 July 17, 12 – 4:00  Rail Roaders


Radnor Historic Museum - Radnor Ohio

Radnor Heritage Society, Inc., P.O. Box 115, Radnor, OH 43066
Radnor Historic Museum 4425 State Route 203, Radnor OH

Email: RadnorHeritageSocietyInc@gmail.com  Facebook: radnorheritagesociety
Our new website www.radnorheritagesociety.org

Open – 1st & 3rd Sundays 1:30 – 4:30

July 16, noon – Welsh Society Summer Potluck at the Radnor Fire Station Community Room,
                 Jo Preston, will give information and Laura Thomas will lead a Walking Tour.

Stratford Ecological Center 3083 Liberty Rd, Delaware www.stratfordecologicalcenter.org

Registration for Summer Camp is open

July 16, 9:00 – 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

Delaware Memories – ongoing project 
containing digital images of resources that document the history,
settlement and development of the Big Walnut area.

Delaware Memories Program Project Administrator.

Delaware County Library - Local History

Delaware County District Library

Main Branch – Local History Room Open during regular Library hours

July 6, 4:00 & July 14, 2:00 – The Art of Henna, by Renuka Bhatt

July 19 2:00 – Wolves:  Fact or Myth
Ostrander Library
July 8, 7:00 – Concert on the Lawn, by Central Ohio Symphony
July 12,  Wolves; Fact or Myth

          Bridal Gown Tour participant

     Buckeye Valley West Elementary bricks available from parking lot off 3rd St.

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

Rutherford B Hayes Center  140 N Sandusky St – Delaware Ohio
Open Mon – Fri, 8:30-4:30
Research for Probate Court Wills & Marriages and Recorder’s Office for Land Records.

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

Ostrander/Scioto Township:  A self-guided Driving Tour of Scioto Township is now available from the Ostrander Branch Library.

Delaware County Records Center - Historical Archives - Delaware History Network

Delaware County Records Center  www.co.delaware.oh.us/records-center


We look forward to seeing you at our Local History Programs across Delaware County and throughout the year.