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Check out our upcoming events and get involved!
Interested in volunteering? We are always looking for help with research and park history, photography, and administrative support.
Gear up for planting season by joining us for our Citizen Forester: Tree Planting Class; learn everything you need to know about tree plantings!Find out more »
Join FGRP on May 12th at 9am and help us plant fifteen new trees at Boardwalk Condos!Find out more »
Friends of Grand Rapids Parks, in coordination with Ken-O-Sha Park Community, invites Grand Rapids neighbors to join us in a morning clean up at Ken-O-Sha Park on Saturday May 14th!Find out more »
Join FGRP for a day at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church and help volunteers plant trees!Find out more »
Join Highland Park neighbors for their annual park clean up on May 14th and May 21 at Highland Park. Both days will start at 10am and end at noon.Find out more »
Join FGRP for a westside tree planting on Sunday May 15th from 2-5pm!Find out more »
Come one, come all to the Garfield Park Lodge on Wednesday May 18th for our spring teaching of the Parks Alive Leaders program Green Thumb class!Find out more »
Donations at this wonderful concert will benefit Friends of Grand Rapids Parks, so come on out and enjoy some amazing music!Find out more »
Join Creston Neighborhood Association for their annual plant sale on June 2nd at the Aberdeen Park Shelter house!Find out more »
Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks on June 2nd for our Parks & People: Mobilizing Your Neighbors PAL class! This class will teach participants the fine art of neighborhood engagement and help you plan your own neighborhood events! This class is the one of our four Parks Alive Leaders classes and is generously being hosted by the City Parks & Recreation Department. Parks Alive Leaders is a new program that encourages neighbors to take free classes, form Parks Alive Leaders…Find out more »