Lake Park Friends


Lake Park Friends is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote the preservation and enjoyment of Lake Park, to sponsor educational, recreational and cultural events in the park, and to raise funds for the restoration and enhancement of the park in the spirit of Frederick Law Olmsted.

Lake Park is located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.


Lake Park Friends is seeking High School Volunteers to join the Lake Park Friends Youth Auxiliary. Go to Volunteer.

The battle against invasive plant species is a year round effort in Lake Park. And, helpers are needed to check and fill bird feeders daily. For more information, go to Volunteer.


Ephemeral Pond & Rain Garden at Lower end of Waterfall Ravine




Saturday, April 18 from 9 to 11 a.m.

for more details, click here




Every Tuesday
Time: 7:00-8:15 a.m.
Location: Marcia Coles Community Room

Every Wednesday afternoon
Natural Areas Work Party
Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: Meet in Community Room

April 18
Clean Up Day!

Time: 9-11 a.m.
Location: Meet at Warming House

April 18 & 25
Spring Warbler Walks

Time: 8:30-10 a.m.
Location: Meet at Warming House

April 18
Urban Forestry Program

Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Marcia Coles Community Room

April 25
Saturday Weed Out Begins

Time: 9 a.m. to noon
Location: Meet at Warming House

All upcoming event details...


Marcia Coles Community Room is located in the lower level (enter from East side) of the Lake Park Pavilion and Lake Park Bistro Restaurant, 3133 E. Newberry Blvd.

Warming House is at the north end of the park near the tennis courts and playground. 2975 N. Lake Park Rd.

The Lake Park Summer Stage is located just south of the Warming House, playground and tennis courts.