Annual Letter to Friends of Garfield Park

March 2017 Dear Friend of Garfield Park, On behalf of the Friends of Garfield Park, Inc., (FOGP) I would like to thank you for your support of our organization over the years. Since our founding in 1998, we have been …

Walking Tours in Historic Garfield

Join us for a guided walking tour of Historic Garfield Park Current 2017 schedule includes: Saturday, April 8th at 10:00am Saturday, July 8th at 10:00 am Sunday, September 3rd at 4 pm, just before the Evening for SOIndy at the MacAllister …

Bean Creek Get’s a Do-Over

When time takes over…a creek can lose its way. Friends of Garfield Park wish to thank Citizens Energy Group for the outstanding work done in Garfield Park reclaiming this portion of Bean Creek! You look marvelous! More work to come in …

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A Great Year in Garfield!

After a Year of Great Happenings –Playing Favorites is OK! It was an awesome year in the park! Visit the Friends’ Annual Report for an overview of our entire year in review. Every project and program is special to us, …

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Garfield Park Featured in Indianapolis Monthly

In 1895, Indianapolis was a rapidly growing city, and wanted to be an attractive one, too. Mayor Thomas Taggart had just established a parks system, and famed landscape architect George Kessler was hired to create a grand vision for the …

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Reforest Garfield is a Tree-Sized Success!

THANK YOU… from the Friends of Garfield Park, Inc. To all of the volunteers and sponsors for Garfield ReForest 2016 and the Great Indy Clean Up! It was a huge success and one of the largest volunteer events in the …

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Garfield Alive… and so much more!

Hello Friends… Recently, while writing some content for a grant request we had a chance to summarize some of the programs and services we’ve been focusing on here at Friends of Garfield Park.  We thought you too might appreciate the …