Wildflower Walk April 29th 2018

We would like to thank Ed Alverson of Lane County Parks Dept. for leading the annual Wildflower Walk, held on Sunday April 29th. Members of FOZP were joined by the Native Plant Society as Ed identified flowers throughout the meadows and woodland, and answered...

Yard Sale 2017

  FOZP held a yard sale in the park in May 2017. The sale was organized by Cindy Thompson and we would like to thank her and her husband Ron for all the hard work involved. Volunteers Janine, Frank and Helen helped on the day. We raised over $500 to help benefit...

Ice storm clean-up 2017

FOZP organized work parties during February and March 2017 to help clear up the damage after the winter ice storms, Over 50 volunteers participated, and contributed over 320 man hours. This was rewarded with a FEMA grant exceeding $5,000, which will be reinvested in...

FOZP helps to reinforce the lake bank

A local arborist, Matt Horowitz, in conjunction with LCPD and FOZP, is leading a project to try to stem the chronic erosion that is eating away the lake bank. Work began on Earth Day (April 22nd 2017) as a team of volunteers and scouts created a test wall from woven...

Volunteer hours count!

Not only does it feel good volunteering your time to help care for the park, but we can make every hour count in a financial way. Every hour volunteered contributes over $23 towards the 50:50 financial matching that is required to obtain grant funding for park...