Friends of Barr Lake and the Bird Conservancy of the Rockies are working jointly to build a sensory garden in the grove just west of the Old Stone House at Barr Lake State Park. The funds for the sensory garden were provided through a Legacy Grant awarded to us by City of Brighton.
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”
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”
Over the years, Friends of Barr Lake has contributed funds and manpower for various projects at Barr Lake State Park. Many of the projects they work on are not readily seen by the public…things like helping to maintain trails, and keeping the Nature Center… Continue Reading “Friends of Barr Lake Makes A Difference”