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FOC Receives Grants!

The Friends are proud of the support from the foundations whose links appear below. The capacity building grants they have awarded us will greatly help in strengthening our organization for the benefit of Connetquot River State Park Preserve:

The Robert D. L. Gardiner Foundation

New York State Council on the Arts

Parks & Trails New York

Upstate History Alliance

Click here to read the details of these grants

I Love My Park Day

Saturday, May 5, 2018 - Breakfast at 8:30 a.m., Work Begins at 9:00 a.m.

Beautification, clean up, and conservation projects are planned in Parks all across New York State. Show your love for Connetquot River State Park Preserve by joining a volunteer team to make this wonderful park even better.

Next Event: Saturday, May 5, 2018 - Breakfast at 9:30 a.m., Work Begins at 10:00 a.m.

Where: Connetquot River State Park Preserve, Main Building

For questions about this event:
Call: 631-581-1005

For information on I Love My Park Day statewide, visit their website

Some projects include:

  • Scraping the old paint off the main house to prepare it for painting.
  • Re-establishing the brick walkway leading out to the road in front of the main house.
  • Thinning out some of the pitch pines saplings that are growing as well as transplanting some of them.
  • Trail work north of Veterans Highway.
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