Story Trail

Enjoy the fresh air, a stroll...and a story! This literacy adventure builds reading skills and creates memories, from start to finish. For all ages.

  • Location: Johnston-McVay Park
  • Address: 480 S. Hempstead Rd, Westerville, OH 43081 (map

Visit again and again; you may find a different story waiting for you! 

Presented in partnership with the Westerville Public Library and Westerville Parks & Recreation. Thanks to funding from the Westerville Library Foundation.

How It Works

  1. Stop at each station.
  2. Look at the picture.
  3. Read the story together.
  4. Complete the activity.
  5. Move on to the next page!

Each suggested activity along the trail is a way to build early literacy skills. (Early literacy is what children know about reading and writing before they learn to read or write.) For more tips, visit this page

Contact Us

Questions? Get in touch

Mon - Thurs

9 a.m. - 9 p.m.


9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


1 - 6 p. m.