Weekend of Community

Delaware County Democratic Party promotes positive values in Spring activities across the county

DELAWARE, Ohio (April 21, 2022) —  The Delaware County Democratic Party is encouraging residents to take part in events across the county to promote the shared value of community. Coinciding with Earth Day, the party shared a list of events focused on community, kindness, education and more occuring during the upcoming weekend and encouraged all county residents to take part.

“Our community has been through difficult times lately, but we Democrats will help to deliver better things for everyone in Delaware County,” said Peg Watkins, party chair. “This weekend, we will support a clean and healthy environment, honest representation of our history, celebrating the diversity of our immigrant nation, and equal opportunity to live the American Dream.”

 The following is a list of events and activities the party is encouraging people to take part this weekend:

Friday, April 22

Stratford Ecological Center, Tree Planting, 10:00am-1:00pm

  • Help plant trees and remove invasive plants.

  • Register

Saturday, April 23

Stratford Ecological Center, Sheep & Llama Shearing, 9:00am-2:00pm

Olentangy Local Schools ONE Community Conference, 8:30 – 12:30 pm

  • An event encouraging diversity, equity, and inclusion in our schools and our community. Keynotes from students about their experiences.

  • More information

  • RSVP

Main Street Delaware Clean Your Block Party, 10:00am-12:00pm

  • Help clean up downtown Delaware and keep our community beautiful.

  • More information

Delaware Library (Orange Twp), Learn about Darshana, 9:30am-12:30pm

  • Learn about Hindu Americans through a nationwide traveling exhibition.

  • More information

Ongoing Needs

Unity Community Baby Shower

  • Collection of new or unused baby items for families in need ending April 30.

  • More information

People in Need (PIN) Donations

The party also reminds voters that early voting is open for the May 3 primary and to check the Democratic Slate Card before heading to the polls.