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Current Project

Water bottle refill stations 
This is a project undertaken by Saint Margaret's Creation Care Committee
to install water bottle refill stations (with pet drinking fountains attached)
at three locations in local parks and along the Harbor Walk;
the project is in collaboration with/fiscal sponsorship by Friends of Belfast Parks.

Donate to this project by sending a check to:  
Friends of Belfast Parks, PO Box 947, Belfast, ME  04915;
note"Water B
ottle Refill Station Project" in the memo line.
Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

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Past Projects

Since its inception, Friends of Belfast Parks has contributed more than $100,000 to special projects,

improvements, amenities, and programs in the municipal park system, including:


     •    Establishment and 20-year operation of annual “Arts in The Park” arts and crafts festival   

     •    Organization and sponsorship of “Citizen Summit - Our Parks: Frills or Untapped Resources” symposium   

     •    Organization and management of “Maine Wienerfest,” a dachshund-focused festival   

     •    Funding for and construction of the Belfast Dog Park (> $50,000)   

     •    Funding for and construction of the Phineas P. Quimby Labyrinth (> $30,000)   

     •    Design and construction of perennial flower garden at Belfast Common entrance   

     •    Funding for a portable 104’ x 52’ outdoor winter skating rink   

     •    Funding for park identification signs   

     •    Financial support for the Belfast Arboretum   

     •    Financial support for the Passagassawakeag Rail Trail   

     •    Financial/ volunteer support for outdoor concerts and theatrical performances, other projects   

     •    Organization and facilitation of “Wise Kids Outdoors” summer day camp program   

     •    Financial/volunteer support for Belfast Daffodil Project

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