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

Myers Inn Museum – Open for Tours: Saturdays 9 am- 3 pm & Sept 5 Labor Day  9am – 4pm

Sept 13, 7:30 – “A Day in the Life of a Civil War Artilleryman”, by Van Young

Read “How Football Came to Sunbury” by Polly Horn in the September Newsletter found on their website.

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



Sept 2 – First Friday Booth & Free tours of the Historic Jail and Jail-keepers Residence

Sept 4(Sun) Meeker House MuseumOpen House

Sept 17-24 – Del Co Fair Exhibi

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 10-3:00 of each month

Museum at the Village Hall

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


Sept 30, 4-7:00 – Chicken Noodle Dinner at the Grange
                 Profits benefiting the Heritage group.


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
Sept 12, 7:00 –“Liberty Presbyterian Church, a Local Historic Gem”,
                                        by Tracy Scott 
on site at 7080 Olentangy River Rd.

The Irena Carpenter Journal video is available for viewing at powellhistory.org under Special Programs or Videos

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 – Winter Hours: September-April: Thursday – Sunday, 12 – 5 p.m.

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 and 3rd Sundays, 1:30-4:30

Worth seeing are the 4 generation wedding gowns from Radnor’s Jones family on display through Sept at the Del Co His Soc Nash House.


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

Registration for Summer Camp is open


Sept 12, 10-11:30 – Story Time on the Farm

Sept 17, 9-10:30 – Farmily 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

          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.