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Saturday’s Get-together

Eleven inquisitive minds gathered yesterday to enjoy a walk around the Rock Point Nature Area, exploring the terrain and looking for signs of the past. The weather was perfect, and we all had a great time! As predicted, the poison ivy was abundant, and although everyone did their best to avoid the "menace of the […]

A Day at the Park – Aug. 30

A number of folks have been asking me about getting together at the park, so we’ve picked a date and hope to see many of you there! On Saturday, August 30, at 10:00 AM, we will host a "meet & greet" event at the Rock Point Park property. This will be a casual time of […]

Catching up

Hello friends! My apologies for not posting more often. Life has been busy with spring cleaning, lawn care, new grandbabies, and work. I hope to be able to make it up to the park property soon. Tracie suggested that we all take a walk up the Beaver River from the park to see if we […]

Walking Tour Update

A small group of friends had a great time at the park last Saturday. Between allergies, illnesses, and family commitments, all those who had hoped to come could not make it. But, a nice couple and their young son joined me for a look around the park. I love to see the expressions on folks’ […]

Historical Walking Tour – Round 2

Last weekend’s walking tour of Rock Point Park was a lot of fun! But unfortunately, a number of people who wanted to come along couldn’t make it due to prior commitments. So, let’s do it again! On Saturday, April 26, we will meet in front of the Ellwood City Historical Society building at 11:30 AM […]

Saturday’s Tour

Nine "Friends of Rock Point Park" enjoyed touring the historic remains of the property yesterday. The sky was overcast, but fortunately the rain held off until we began the ride home. It was a bit breezy and the temperature was in the 50s; a perfect day for stomping around in the woods. We had a […]

Historical Walking Tour

On Saturday, April 12, at 11:30 AM, Bruce will be leading a walking tour of Rock Point Park. It will cover the historical aspects of the park, including the locations of the rides and structures. The tour will be limited to 15 participants, and will be the first in a series of tours over the next few […]

PA CleanWays – Volunteers Needed

It’s that time of year again.  Spring is upon us and trash is on everyone’s mind… well, a few people’s minds.  OK, it’s just on my mind, but that’s not the point. We have a number of big events planned and are in need of help.  Below is the list of upcoming event and brief […]