Join The Friends

Who We Are

The Friends of Erie MetroParks is a group of private citizens who have come together to

        - Sponsor events and activities that promote the use of the parks.

        - Donate time and funds to upgrade and improve park facilities.

        - Increase public awareness of the facilities.

        - Identify and implement improvements to Erie MetroParks.




The Friends of Erie MetroParks mission is to further the goals of Erie MetroParks, provide volunteers, contribute financial assistance, and cultivate a positive community attitude toward the parks.


Join Today!

Become a member of The Friends of Erie MetroParks and start making a difference in the Erie County community! Simply fill out a membership form and mail it in or call 419-625-7783 Ext. 221 to have a form sent to you.

Download the membership form


Membership Benefits

        - Attend the Annual Gathering, featuring great speakers and tasty homemade food.

        - Receive publications regarding events & activities of the Park District and the Friends.

        - Develop new friendships with people of similar interests.

        - Participate in promotional, educational, and nature-related social events.