Dear Friends and Supporters,
We hope you enjoy our Spring 2021 Newsletter. Please find it at the top of this page at News & Events/Newsletters. It provides news of the lake including our current response to proposed development.
It also invites you to attend our May 26 Annual Meeting, once again being held on-line, where you can learn about lake water quality improvements underway under the direction of Wakefield’s Town Engineer Bill Renault.
The link to the meeting is:
Meeting ID: 885 3005 8163
Initiated in 2006, Bricks by the Lake is a program that raises funds for improvements in lakeside parklands while also enabling personal memorials on engraved bricks Located at Col. Connelly Park at the head of Lake Quannapowitt, the program is authorized by the Wakefield Town Council and administered by the Friends of Lake Quannapowitt.
Contributions from private individuals, civic groups, corporations, and foundations are vitally important to helping to renew, care, and advocate for the Lake and its surrounding valuable public greenspaces.
Hailing from Wakefield and beyond FOLQ membership is what drives the organization. Your membership provides financial support for our organization, keeps you informed of our activities, invites you to our annual events and helps secures it future.
The Friends of Lake Quannapowitt welcomed over 160 members and friends to our Annual Breakfast held on November 10, 2019 at the Bear Hill Golf Club in Stoneham, Ma.
A delicious buffet breakfast was served from 8 to 11am. Musical entertainment was provided by Wakefield Memorial High School’s Voices of Steel. The Gertrude Spaulding award winner was long time FOLQ Board member John Anderson recognized for his many years of outstanding contributions to the organization.