Friends of Barr Lake is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that enhances the education, conservation and recreational facets of Barr Lake State Park by providing funds from grants and fundraising events.
Saturday, September 28th was a great time for visitors to the park. First, it was Bark in the Park day. It’s a special day when we celebrate our love of dogs and shower them with attention and gifts! Dogs come to walk in the… Continue Reading “What a Saturday it Was!”
On August 31, 2019 visitors enjoyed an evening of music and dancing to the light of a beautiful sunset while supporting a great organization–Friends of Barr Lake! The proceeds of this concert went towards the Bergman Barn Restoration Project at Barr Lake State Park.… Continue Reading “Concert on the Prairie – Benefit Concert for the Bergman Barn”
Autumn is an exciting season at Barr Lake. Our premier event is our 7th Annual Harvest Festival on October 12th. So much fun, and so much to do! There are tons of other events planned like Friday Night Campfire Tales, Drawing from Nature, Bark… Continue Reading “Autumn at Barr Lake”
This summer has already been an extremely busy one at Barr Lake, with the Friends of Barr Lake hosting and supporting a ton of activities. We’ve had birthday parties, day camps, archery lessons, overnight adventure camps, pontoon boat rides on Barr Lake, Friday Night… Continue Reading “Summertime, Summertime!”
Now that the construction is complete on the new fishing pier, we are starting to ramp up to try to raise $25,000 in matching grant donations to renovate the Bergman Barn and Corral on Barr Lake State Park property. This effort will start with… Continue Reading “Bergman Barn Renovation”