FOLQ is happy to announce that Jerry’s Run for All Ages 5K will generously donate race proceeds to our organization this November.
You can enjoy a great even and help FOLQ, too. Please see the race information and the link to register below.
WHEN: Saturday, 10:00am on November 6, 2021 with a Sunshine Start at 9:40am.
WHAT: In-Person Road Race with Virtual Option
WHERE: 100 Quannapowitt Parkway, Wakefield, MA
WHO: Runners and Walkers of all ages and abilities!
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.