Friends donated the time and money to construct a playground
Itasca State Park Programs and Events.
Don Tschudi, the last original member of this organization has retired from the Board of Directors. We thank him for his years of service (since 1992) and also extend our gratitude to Helen Homer for her time on the Board. We will miss their dedication to recording the minutes of our meetings.
Friends are saddened by the death of long-time member Bill Sliney.
The 125x125 fund raising campaign was a success and our endowment account with the Northwest Minnesota Foundation now exceeds $10,000.
The 2017 Friends of Itasca raffle raised $2600. The proceeds will be used to bring in presenters and musicians for summer programs and events.
Our next Friends of Itasca Board meeting: Tuesday, November 28 at 4:00 p.m.
Here is an ESRI Map Story presentation showing past projects and accomplishments conducted by the Friends of Itasca.
Friends are investigating the possibility for restoring Bldg #79
Itasca State Park began watercraft inspections in 2015.
Stop aquatic invasive species
We are now on Facebook. Search for:
Friends of Itasca State Park
Notes and phenology from Connie Cox, Park NaturalistJune 17-21, 2017 June-7-15, 2017 May-27-June-1, 2017 May 17-26, 2017
Winter Promo, 2017
August 1-9 2016
Oct 2-Oct 6, '15
Sept 26-Oct 6, '15
Sept 12-Oct 2, '15
Aug 26-Sept 6, '15
Aug 18-Aug 25, '15
Aug 1-Aug 11, '15
July 24-July 31, '15
July 17-July 23, '15
July 8-July 15, '15
June 30-July 8, '15
June 24-June 30, '15
June 17-June 23, '15
June 6-June 16, '15