Directions and Map
to the Glandorf Park and Deters Park
Mark that Calendar!
The 2016 Park Fest is Sept 2 & 3!
Are your ready for th 2016 Glandorf Park Festival, including the famous bean soup, turtle races, Turtle Trot 5-K Run, corn hole tournament, horse shoe tournament, games, rides and much more?
The Official 2016 Glandorf Parkfest Schedule is available.
The open registration for the 2016 Turtle Trot 5K Run and Little Turtle Fun Walk is now available.
The timed-race features a 3.1 mile road course and a free Little Turtle trot (for those 8 and under).
Registration Now Open for the
2016 Turtle Trot / Little Turtle Trot
Register now for the 2016 5K Turtle Trot Run and Little Turtle Fun Walk which will take place on Saturday, September 3, 2016, at 10:00 am.
The race starts and finishes at the Glandorf Park in downtown Glandorf, Ohio.
The course is 5K, flat, fast, and takes place all on paved surfaces. All runners/ walkers/ joggers are welcome. On-site registration begins at 8:30.
Separate age groups for men and women are as follows: 11 and under/ 12-14 / 15-19 / 20-24 / 25-29 / 30-34 / 35-39 / 40-44 / 45-49 / 50-54 / 55-59/ 60 and over. The Little Turtle trot will start once the 5K finishes.
There will be awards for the top male and female overall and the top three in each age group.
Entry fee is $20.00 pre-registered, which includes a long-sleeve t-shirt, or a $10.00 pre-registered, without a shirt. The entry fee is $23.00 the day of the race (shirt is not guaranteed on race day). Preregistration must be received by August 26th, 2016.
Water and snacks are provided.
For more information, please refer to the Turtle Trot Registration Form or contact Wayne Duling @ (419) 538-6076 or e-mail email@example.com.
Door prizes will be given away the day of the race.
Again this year, the Glandorf ParkFest Turtle Trot is part of the Putnam County Running Series, presented by St. Rita's Health Partners.
All entrants that pre-register for all three races will receive a free 1/4 zip jacket, and be eligible for the top runner awards, courtesy of St. Rita's Health Partners. The other two races are the St. Anthony’s 5k (Aug 6th) and Pioneer Days 4-Miler (Sept 9th). Make sure to pre-register for all three races.
Please refer to Putnam County Running Series web site at www.pcrunningseries.weebly.com
Here's the 2015
Turtle Trot Results.
Some more photos from previous ParkFests:
Eagle Scout Projects
The Glandorf Park Board would like to thank those involved with the Eagle Scout projects associated with
the Glandorf Park this year.
One Eagle Scout project, led by Alex Hoehn, was the restoration of the playground area. This includes the
power-washing and weather-sealing of the Dragon Twowers and other playground equipment, and the addition
of 12 tons of pea gravel.
Information regarding the other Eagle Scout projects to come.
Concrete Parking Lot
The Glandorf Park Board would like to thank Tim & Jenn Duling of The Concrete Couple and Dale
Niese of Dale's Concrete for working together on this project to help the Park Board stay
With a ramp added, the parking lot is now handicap accessible.
Garden Club Looking
The Glandorf Garden Club are
looking for more volunteers to keep the park looking beautiful.
Please come to the park on Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m. to help
Recent and Future
Current projects that volunteers are working on or have been completed include:
Continued work at Deter's Park. New sign being installed and arhcitectural planning work will
begin this year.
Running water and drain lines to the concession stand at Deter's Park.
Paving the parking lot on the East side of the park will start this year.
Maintenance work and sealing of Dragon Towers.
Some future projects we are looking into are a new concession stand and restrooms by the ball diamonds
in the main park, this
is in the planning stages.
We are always looking for people to help. Anyone interested in donating their time and talent,
one of the park board members.
You may also help set up on Thursday evening (a truly unbelievable feat), work at a
booth, or clean up on Sat./Sun. mornings.
It's a great way to meet new people in and around Glandorf.
Ever Thought About
to the Glandorf Park?
From time to time,
members of the Glandorf Park Board have been approached and have
"Is there a Glandorf Park
project that I can donate
Donations can be made to the Glandorf Park Board and
sent to P.O. 135, Glandorf, Ohio 45858.
Notice Regarding Lost
Found Items at the Glandorf
Since the majority of found property
turned into the Glandorf Police Department is from the park, we
are posting a link to possibly help facilitate the recovery of
that property by the rightful owners.
To contact the
Glandorf Police Department, please click www.orgsites.com/oh/glandorfpd/index.html
and Map to the Glandorf Park and Deters
The address for
the Glandorf Park is 203 North Main Street, Glandorf, Ohio 45848.
Click here for Mapquest
Directions to the Glandorf Park, Glandorf Ohio.
The address for Deters Park is 450
Tile Stree, Glandorf, Ohio 45848.
Click here for MapQuest
Directions to Deters Park, Glandorf Ohio.
For comments and questions
regarding the Glandorf Community Park itself, please feel free
e-mail the Glandorf
Site designed by the Tim Hoehn with Matt Hoehn and Alex Hoehn.
For comments, suggestions or problems regarding this web site,
please contact Tim