Category Archives: 2012

FOBP Fall 2012 Fundraiser Update

Thanks to ALL who helped make the December 5 fundraiser at Atown a success! The event supported the local economy and artists and Friends of Brentwood Park. FOBP received 10% of sales that evening, as well as several individual donations. … Continue reading

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Come Party for the Park! Fall FOBP Fundraiser

ATown, Wednesday, December 5, 2012, 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Come one, come all to the second annual Sip-n-Shop fundraiser at one of Austin’s most unique shops, ATown, 5502 Burnet Road at Shoalmont Drive. As you’re holiday shopping this year, please stop … Continue reading

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Thanks! Fall Workday 2012

We want to say Thank You to everyone who made our fall workday on Saturday, November 3rd, a success! Thanks to Bill Morgan and his tractor for helping us get that mulch distributed to trees all around the 9-acre park. … Continue reading

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Join us—Fall Workday 2012

On Saturday, November 3, please join us in the park on what we hope will be a beautiful, cool fall morning to give Brentwood Park a little TLC. Since the fall of 2009, Friends of Brentwood Park has hosted semi-annual … Continue reading

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Trail Project Update

Friends of Brentwood Park (FOBP) submitted a grant in September 2012 to apply for funds to build a 2,030 linear foot granite trail in Brentwood Park. The proposed trail would run along the north, west and south borders of the … Continue reading

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Save the Date! Brentwood Park Pavilion Public Meeting

On Saturday, July 21, 2012, 10:00 a.m., we will share information and receive feedback on the proposed Brentwood Park Trail Project. FOBP is proposing to coordinate the design and installation of a crushed granite trail that will be five feet … Continue reading

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Thanks! It’s My Park Day 2012

Thanks to the scores of volunteers who came out on March 5th to spruce up our beloved park! We mulched lots of trees, cut back nandina in the pool area, cleaned up trash and dog poo, weeded the perimeter of … Continue reading

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Pi Sigma Pi Mulches and Munches in Brentwood Park

On February 4, 2012, a group of 11 volunteers from the Pi Sigma Pi Academic Minority Engineering Society at UT came out and spread mulch around dozens of trees in the northwest quadrant of Brentwood Park. Their youthful enthusiasm made … Continue reading

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It’s My Park Day! 2012 Edition

Registration has begun for the March 5, 2012, edition of It’s My Park Day at Brentwood Park. (Learn more about It’s My Park Day here.) Once again, we will proudly serve breakfast tacos from TacoDeli (who this year is a … Continue reading

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Pavilion Project 2011-2012

Pavilion Project Frequently Asked Questions Friends of Brentwood Park (FOBP), in conjunction with the Austin Parks and Recreation Department, completed the shaded rectangular picnic pavilion in Brentwood Park on May 4th, 2012.   Picnic tables, a trashcan and two bike racks … Continue reading

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