Category Archives: 2013

Successes at 2013 Brentwood Park Fall Workday

At 9am on Saturday, November 9, almost 70 volunteers gathered at Brentwood Park to participate in the eighth Friends of Brentwood Park’s biannual park workdays. In addition to friends and neighbors, we especially appreciated the assistance and support from Boy … Continue reading

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Join Us! Fall Workday 2013

Dear Neighbors, The Brentwood Park Fall Workday is confirmed for Saturday, November 9, 9am-12pm! Projects will include: Plant saplings along the south side of the new trail by Brentwood Elementary using Groasis Waterboxxes Erosion control on gravel trail Volleyball Court … Continue reading

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Trail Complete • Fall 2013 Workday Planned

With the new park trail finished mid-July, it’s time to grab your shovels and rakes and save the date for our next event! Friends of Brentwood Park Fall Workday Saturday, November 9th, 9 a.m. to noon This is our 5th … Continue reading

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Almost-Summer 2013 Update: Trail and Fundraiser

Construction on the new granite trail in Brentwood Park continues, and Friends of Brentwood Park expect work to wrap-up shortly.  There were a few unexpected delays, but those issues have been addressed, and the crews are back at work. You … Continue reading

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Brentwood Trail Update—We Did It!

Friends of Brentwood Park successfully raised the funds needed to hire professionals to build the almost-1/2-mile-long park trail. Thank you to all our neighbors who donated! Several community organizations also donated, and we would like to thank them now. Thank … Continue reading

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IMPD—Mission Accomplished!

The 2013 edition of It’s My Park Day at Brentwood Park took place on Saturday, March 2nd, under cool, clear conditions. Fifty+ volunteers convened in the park to participate in a variety of tasks to help prepare the park for … Continue reading

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It’s My Park Day—It’s Almost Here

Show your pride in your park by volunteering for It’s My Park Day at Brentwood Park, Saturday, March 2nd, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. This annual city-wide event is a production of Austin Parks Foundation in cooperation with the Austin Parks and … Continue reading

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It’s Here—FOBP Grow Love! Fundraiser

Friends of Brentwood Park is sowing and growing love in the community this spring! We have wrapped sets of 5 heart-shaped seed bombs to offer as a gift in exchange for each $15.00 suggested donation. Each lovingly produced seed bomb … Continue reading

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Fundraiser • It’s My Park Day • Purple Martin House

Friends of Brentwood Park needs your help to meet our fundraising goal by contributing to our first-ever Grow Love! Seed Bomb Fundraiser. The funds will go to build a trail in Brentwood Park. The seed bombs are made of clay, … Continue reading

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The Next Park Project—Walking Trail

Friends of Brentwood Park is thrilled to report that the Austin Parks Foundation has awarded FOBP a grant for a decomposed granite trail along the border of the park. We applied for the grant in September 2012. With the grant … Continue reading

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