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Friends of Ottawa County Parks is an organization dedicated to connecting people with nature, recreation and community by partnering with the Ottawa County Parks & Recreation Commission. Organized in 2005, the Friends sponsors programs to build public awareness of the Ottawa County park system by hosting events and providing information about Ottawa County parks and open spaces.


  • Monthly Membership Meetings
    are the third Wednesday of each month, except December,
    4:00 PM in Room A at Fillmore Complex...

  • Grand Lady Excursions on the Grand River in 2016Grand Lady ** ALL TOURS SOLD OUT **
    The Friends of Ottawa County Parks are sponsoring their annual Grand Lady Cruise on the Grand River Thursday, May 19, 2016. more...

    Support for our programs are much appreciated and help the Friends with other projects for the parks.

  • Weaver House Open House 2016Weaver House
    The Weaver House at Pine Bend County Park will again be open to the public for tours on 5/15/16, 6/19/16, 7/17, 8/21/16, and 9/18/16. from 1-3 PM. more...

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