Events and Activities

Summer 2016 Tennis Lessons for Kids

Lake Park Friends is again offering tennis lessons for kids in Lake Park.

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Occasional Artist Series with Featured Artist Julia Taylor

A Friendraiser for Lake Park Friends and North Point Lighthouse Museum. Greater Milwaukee Committee President Julia Taylor will be the first local artist to be featured in the series, debuting her selection of watercolor paintings. A book of her watercolors, along with writings and poems by park lovers will be for sale. The evening will also include a silent auction.

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Our Lake Park Projects

Improving the area near the Steel Arch Bridge

We have the good fortune of having a fabulous Frederick Law Olmsted historic landmark park in our back yard. Preserving it and enhancing its beauty and usefulness for all our enjoyment requires the work of many people, but most importantly it requires financial support from our community members.

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The Park’s Full of Rich History

What do Lake Park and New York’s Central Park have in common?

Frederick Law Olmsted was the leading landscape architect of the second half of the 19th century, and the architect of Lake Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Olmsted is perhaps best known for the design and creation of Central Park in New York and the U.S. Capitol grounds in Washington, D.C.

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