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Working with the Park to make it an even better place to visit
April 5th, 2019   
Welcome to the Friends of Sandbanks Park Information Update!

Through these regular emails, we inform our readers of upcoming events at the Park, including updates to our website. At this writing, some events/dates/times have not been finalized. Please stay tuned for more information!

And check our Facebook page for any late-breaking news, recent photographs and video clips!

Spring Wildflowers
Image 16-1408; Yellow trout lily at Outlet Beach; Photo: John A. Brebner. More images of spring wildflowers in the Park...
Upcoming Events:
  • Mother's Day "Spring Things" Walk and Tea

    Sunday, May 12th, 13h30 at the Maple Rest Heritage House, County Road 12 at West Lake

    Pre-registration requred

    Join Park Naturalist Yvette Bree for this popular event. More details... map

  • Membership for 2019 is now due!

    You may send your cheque for $15.00, made payable to the "Friends of Sandbanks Park" to:

    Friends of Sandbanks Park
    P.O. Box 2207
    97 Main Street
    Picton, ON K0K 0A0

    Our new online payment system is coming soon. Really!

  • List of 2019 Park Events

  • Board Meetings, 2019 Board Meetings are open to paid Friends of Sandbanks Members, but please let us know if you plan to attend, as space is limited. Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month, during the summer season at the main Park Office in the Outlet Sector, and in the winter months at the Park Office in the West Lake Campground.

    Next Meeting: 10h00, Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 at the West Lake Campground office.

  • Interested in becoming a Friends of Sandbanks Volunteer?

    Sign-up for our Volunteer Mailer about upcoming events where you can make a difference! No experience necessary! Help us for a couple of hours, or a day, or more. Drop us an email with a brief description of your interests.

    We are planning some new events this summer, and all helping hands would be welcomed!

Boaters on the Outlet River
Image 12-3140; Boaters on the Outlet River (Image courtesy Prince Edward County Archives).

Please have a look at our new pages of Archaeology in the Park for more historic images.

What's New!
  • Check out our "What's New" Page to see our latest articles and photo albums.

  • If you have ancestors in the County, please check out our "Genealogies Page".

  • We've started our "Archaeology in the Park" series of album images. This collection of photos and information gives some background information on the various sites around the park that have been a part of the history of the Park. All images are free (non-commercial use only) to download in high-res versions.

  • Do you know this quick trick to resize a webpage on your laptop or desktop to make it more legible?

    In Windows, just hold down the CTRL key and use your mouse wheel to resize the image.

    On a Mac, use the CTRL key + Scroll Up/Down.

The Friends of Sandbanks do not make reservations for camspites!

Please use the Park Reservation site for all campsite bookings.

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