Next FOW Board Meeting: The next board meeting of the Friends of Whitehall will be held on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 7:30 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 (Rte. 135), Woodville, Massachusetts.
Annual meeting will be held on April 3, 2018: Mark you calendars for the annual Friends of Whitehall meeting on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 7:30 PM at the Woodville Baptist Church, 249 Wood Street, Hopkinton. The meeting will feature a special presentation on “Vernal Pools and their wildlife” by Joy Marzolf, Teacher Naturalist and Education Coordinator at Mass Audubon. Joy teaches various programs about wildlife at Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary in Natick. Refreshments will be served. Please join us!
“Let the Landscape Speak” at Hopkinton Historical Society on April 7, 2018: Featured Speaker, Doug Harris , Deputy Tribal Historic Preservation Officer, Narragansett Indian Tribal Historic Preservation Office, will be discussing the Indigenous Ceremonial Stone Landscape, found in Whitehall State park, and the cultural significance to the Tribes of the northeast. The presentation is at the Hopkinton Historical Society, 168 Hayden Rowe Street, from 9 AM to 11 AM.
Spring lake cleanup to be held on April 21, 2018: The spring lake / trail cleanup will be held on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 9 AM until noon. Please meet at the boat launch parking lot on Wood St. Trash bags, gloves, bug spray, etc. will be provided. There will also be refreshments. Please join us, rain or shine, to help cleanup the park and get it ready for the warmer months ahead!
2018 Annual Appeal Letter from our president
Click here to read the annual appeal letter from our president, Steve Warren
FOW Receives 2015 Shared Stewardship Award!
The Friends of Whitehall recently received the Shared Stewardship Award from the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) for “extraordinary contribution to furthering stewardship of the state parks system.” To read the full letter from the DCR awards committee, please click here.