Friends in the news

Stay on top of the news related to parks and a greener Grand Rapids.
Join the conversation by connecting to our Facebook page.

Looking for something specific?

Kensington Park BBQ & Beautify

Head over to the park at 5:30 pm and join our team for a beautification project and help us spruce up the park. All ages are welcome and we’ll provide… Read More

Mary Waters Park BBQ & Beautify

Head over to the park at 5:30 pm and join our team for a beautification project and help us spruce up the park. All ages are welcome and we’ll provide… Read More

Highland Park BBQ & Beautify

Head over to the park at 5:30 pm and join our team for a beautification project and help us spruce up the park. All ages are welcome and we’ll provide… Read More

Mulick Park BBQ & Beautify

Head over to the park at 5:30 pm and join our team for a beautification project and help us spruce up the park. All ages are welcome and we’ll provide… Read More

Dickinson Park BBQ & Beautify

Head over to the park at 5:30 pm and join our team for a beautification project and help us spruce up the park. All ages are welcome and we’ll provide… Read More

Clemente Park BBQ & Beautify

Head over to the park at 5:30 pm and join our team for a beautification project and help us spruce up the park. All ages are welcome and we’ll provide… Read More

Joe Taylor BBQ & Beautify

We are so excited to be partnering with our friends at Moosejaw Mountaineering to co-host this BBQ and Beautify event at Joe Taylor Park!   Head over to the park at… Read More

BBQ & Beautify Series: Martin Luther King Jr. Park

Friends of Grand Rapids Parks invites you to join us for an evening of free food, community conversation, and a park improvement project at Martin Luther King Jr. Park.

BBQ & Beautify Series: Sigsbee Park

Friends of Grand Rapids Parks invites you to join us for an evening of free food, community conversation, and a park improvement project at Sigsbee Park.

BBQ & Beautify Series: Joe Taylor Park

Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks for a free community BBQ and park improvement project at Joe Taylor Park on August 16th at 5pm!