Elma, WA – The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission and the Friends of Schafer and Lake Sylvia are inviting the public to a community picnic to learn more about a new facilities plan for Schafer State Park.
The picnic is set for Saturday, July 20, from 1-4 p.m. at the large historic hall at Schafer State Park, 1365 W. Schafer Park Road, Elma. (Driving directions.)
State Parks staff will share highlights of capital projects and improvements for the park, including:
During the gathering, participants may take guided walks through the area scheduled for renovation and see work already done by Friends of Schafer and Lake Sylvia (FOSLS) and Schafer Neighborhood Adopt-a-Park (SNAP) neighborhood volunteers.
Live music will provide a festive atmosphere.
The FOSLS group will provide burgers, brats and beverages. The public is encouraged to bring a potluck dish to share.
For more information about the upcoming projects scheduled for Schafer State Park, contact Michael Hankinson, State Parks planner, (360) 725-9756 or [email protected]
More information about the Schafer State Park planning effort, visit: http://bit.ly/SchaferPlan.