Friends of South Shore Park Monthly Meeting Tuesday Novemeber 14 7:00 pm

Friends of South Shore Park Monthly Meeting Tuesday November 14
7:00 pm
South Shore Park Pavilion
2900 S Shore Dr, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53207

Join us for our November meeting as we discuss projects and priorities for 2018. Feel free to join us with any questions or concerns about South Shore Park – All are welcome!

Advertisements
Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

9 October, 2017 16:05

Friends of South Shore Park will not be holding its October meeting that was scheduled to be held Tuesday, October 10th.
Our next meeting will be Tuesday, November 14th. If you would like to get involved in making South Shore Park even better, please join us! We warmly welcome all members of the community and if you have any ideas for how we can focus our energies, we’d love to hear them!

Image may contain: sky, cloud, twilight, outdoor, water and nature

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

7 September, 2017 22:59

View Online
FOSSP-logo.jpg
Hello friends,

The friends groups from Grant, Humboldt,Mill Pond, Pulaski (Cudahy), Sheridan, South Shore and Wilson Parks are hosting the 3rd Annual Joint Parks Friends Discussion at South Shore Park Pavilion on Thursday, September 21 at 6:30 pm.

This meeting is convened to give information and generate discussions about the value of our parks and how to promote these values to Milwaukee area citizens and elected officials.

The evening will start with presentations by each friends group on activities in their respective park followed by reports from Supervisor Jason Haas, Chair of the Parks, Energy and Environment Committee; and John Dargle, Parks Director. Finally, a citizens panel of known park advocates will discuss; Public Parks: Venue for Recreation and Entertainment or Green Space for Conservation and Preservation. Meeting attendees will be given an opportunity to ask questions of the panel.

The meeting will adjourn to the South Shore Terrace beer garden to socialize and continue informal discussion.

We hope you can attend for a stimulating evening of information and contemplation.​

Fall2016.jpg

If you would like to help make a difference for South Shore Park, please join us at our next event or contact us at friendsofsouthshorepark

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

6 August, 2017 10:24

FOSSP-logo.jpg
Hello friends,

Join Friends of South Shore Park and the Alliance for the Great Lakes at South Shore Park Beach, sponsored by Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, to help clean up Great Lakes beaches and shorelines and make them barefoot friendly.

When: Thursday August 10, 5:00 to 6:30 pm – Anytime you can help during this event is great.

Meet on the paved trail at the purple Barefoot Wine tent located north of the Park Pavilion along the Oak Leaf Trail. South Shore Park Pavilion is located at 2900 S. Shore Drive, Milwaukee.

  • Join us to help make South Shore Beach clean, meet friends and have fun!
  • No experience is necessary. Gloves and trash bags will be provided.
  • We need all the help we can get. ​Thanks for your help in advance!

Event Registration at – ​http://www.greatlakesadopt.org/Secure/Event/12089

** Thank you Barefoot Wine & Bubbly for sponsoring this event and other Adopt-A-Beach cleanups around the Great Lakes. **

beach-cleanup.jpg

If you would like to help make a difference for South Shore Park, please join us at our next event or contact us at friendsofsouthshorepark

rectangle-facebook.pngrectangle-twitter.png
circle-twitter.pngcircle-facebook.png
Friends of South Shore Park
2900 S Shore Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53207

TRACK
LIVERAMPLIVERAMPLIVERAMPLIVERAMPLIVERAMP

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

8 July, 2017 23:47

FOSSP-logo.jpg
Hello friends,

Our next meeting will feature a presentation from the County Executive’s office to unveil their online budget tool “Balancing Act”.

When: Tuesday, July 11, 7:00pm.
Where: South Shore Park Pavilion.

County officials must work and make decisions to overcome a $42 million deficit. Spending for and revenue from our County Parks will be key considerations during the decision process.

Using Balancing Act, County residents can design and share their own budget for Milwaukee County. This tool will help the public more easily visualize and understand the difficulties in balancing the needs of competing priorities with finite resources. The Balancing Act webpage is pre-loaded with what Milwaukee County’s finances look like going into 2018 as well as a number of real life policy decisions that the County Executive and County Board will have to consider in the coming months. Each decision can either cost money, bring in more revenue or reduce expenses. Users can decide where their budget priorities land and then submit their balanced budget to the County Executive’s office.

You can check it out at – www.County.Milwaukee.gov/BalancingAct

FullSizeRender.jpg

If you would like to help make a difference for South Shore Park, please join us at our next event or contact us at friendsofsouthshorepark

Sent from my iPad

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

7 June, 2017 06:51

Hello friends,

Please join us for our next public Adopt-a-Beach™ cleanup at South Shore Beach.

When: Thursday June 22, 6:00 to 7:30pm – anytime you can help during this time is great.

This is the first our organized beach cleanup for 2017. Join us to help make South Shore Beach clean, meet friends and have fun!

Meet on the paved trail at the large anchor near the northeast corner of the Park Pavilion. South Shore Park Pavilion is located at 2900 S. Shore Drive, Milwaukee.

No experience is necessary. Gloves and trash bags will be provided. We need all the help we can get. ​Thanks for your help in advance!

Event Registration at – http://www.greatlakesadopt.org/Secure/Event/12429​

Please note there is not a regular meeting on June 13. We will host the beach cleanup this month instead.

0e0b2986651046db8373c49a892010f9.png

If you would like to help make a difference for South Shore Park, please join us at our next event or contact us at friendsofsouthshorepark

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

South Shore Beach Cleanup – Thursday June 22

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment