Get a close-up view of the creatures in Blacklick Creek

Families are invited to learn about the creatures that call Blacklick Creek home during a Family Creeking event at 1 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 16.

Metro Parks staff will lead the event and provide nets and containers for participants to take a close-up look at the wildlife.

They recommend wearing closed-toed shoes for wading. Meet at the Blacklick Woods Nature Center, 6975 E. Livingston Ave., Reynoldsburg, 43068.

Visit metroparks.net/ParksBlacklickWoods.aspx for more information about the park.