News & Events

Next FOW Board Meeting:     The next board meeting of the Friends of Whitehall will be held on Tuesday, December 3, 2019  at 7:00 PM at the Woodville Baptist Church, 249 Wood Street, Hopkinton.
Monthly board meetings are held on the first Tuesday of each month unless posted otherwise.  Meetings begin at 7:00 PM at the Woodville Baptist Church, 249 Wood Street, Hopkinton.

Friends of Whitehall elects a new president
After serving as president of Friends of Whitehall for nine terms, Steve Warren has decided to step down. Board member Peter Regan has been elected to serve as our new president. The Board of Directors, on behalf of all FOW members, extends their most sincere gratitude to Steve for his years of leadership and service. Steve is a founding member of FOW, which was established in 2005. He has worked tirelessly throughout the years to preserve and improve the land now known as Whitehall Conservation Area. Steve can frequently be seen walking the wonderful trails he has dedicated so much of his time to.

Water test results from May 2019 sampling
Water run-off samples were taken from four locations around the lake. NO high phosphorous levels were found in any of these locations. Last year one of the locations did have a high phosphorus reading.

Commercial dog walkers now must have a permit to use DCR parks 
Starting in 2019 all commercial dog walkers using any DCR park for their businesses MUST have an annual permit. Please click here to see more information regarding these permits and other requirements that commercial dog walkers must abide by when using Whitehall and other DCR parks.

2019 Annual Appeal Letter from our president
Click here to read the annual appeal letter from our president.