Thursday, December 10, 2015

Winter Wishes

Snow Squall, October 2015

The Friends of High Point State Park wish our members, volunteers, and HPSP staff, a Happy Holiday Season and Happy New Year!

We deeply appreciate all of the time, energy, and donation dollars that you

so generously give to support our organization throughout the year. Without you, we would not be able to bring our many free programs to the High Point State Park community. 
Thank you! 

Looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of holiday shoppers? Looking for last minute gift ideas? High Point State Park is the perfect place to enjoy nature and purchase the perfect gift! 

Friends of High Point State Park merchandise is available for sale in the Park Office. We offer hoodies, t-shirts, patches, our Music on the Mountain CD and more! 

Save the Date for our annual Winter Festival as we celebrate snow and ice at High Point State Park!

Snowmen, Art Credit Kaitlyn Straway

Winter Festival
Saturday, January 30, 2016
12 pm to 3 pm
(Snow date Sunday, January 31)
HPSP Interpretive Center

Please join us for our annual celebration of snow and ice at High Point State Park. Bundle up and bring the whole family for a day of winter fun. Activities will include winter themed crafts, guided hike, story corner, sing along, hot cocoa and cookies by the fire, snowshoeing and ice-fishing demonstrations (conditions permitting). The event is FREE, but a suggested donation of $5 or more per family is appreciated.

Winter Festival Schedule 
12 – 3 pm Ice Fishing Demonstration, Snowshoeing, Bird Feeder Crafts
12:30 pm Guided Hike
1:30 pm Winter Weather Talk with Nick Stefano
2:15 pm Story Time, Sing-Along, Cookies & Cocoa by the Fire

Snow Date for the Winter Festival is Sunday, January 31 from 12 pm to 3 pm. We will post an update on this page and on Facebook if there is a need to postpone to the snow date. Happy Winter!  

Please Renew Your Friends of High Point State Park Membership in 2016! Thank you and we hope to see you on the mountain!