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General Meeting and Board Election

VotePark Pals will hold its general meeting on Monday, March 16, at 6:30 p.m. in room 1 at the Federal Way Regional Library on First Avenue. Elections for new board members will be held.

All patrons of French Lake Park are invited to attend. Only adults present at the meeting may vote for board members. Board members serve a two year term. Officers will be elected by board members at the board meeting following the Annual General Meeting and will serve until the next officer election. The number of terms served is not limited.

If you’re interested in serving on the board, you can nominate yourself. If you are not able to be at the meeting and would like to serve on the board, please send an email to Your email will be forwarded to President Ed Burkhardt.



Work party at Park

Park clean upIt’s time to clean up the Park!

Park Pals is having a work party on Saturday, March 7, from 10 a.m. till 4 p.m. (unless we finish early).  In addition to cleaning up debris, work will be done to add a planting area to the park entrance.

All patrons are welcome to help out! Bring a friend or family member if you’d like.



January social event for volunteers

Santa and his helpers at the 2014 Santa Photo Event at Petco.

Santa and his helpers at the 2014 Santa Photo Event at Petco.

Park Pals will be sponsoring a Volunteer Meet-up /Volunteer Appreciation event open to all park patrons and past volunteers at Billy McHale’s from 4 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, January 24th. Appetizers will be provided for all attendees. (Billy McHale’s is now located at the old PJ Pockets site, 1320 S. 324th.)

Come find out from our volunteers just how much fun we had at the Santa shoot, what Park Pals did to improve the park in 2014 (ANSWER: Quite a Lot, Thank You!) and what’s in the works for the future!



All past volunteers at the recent Santa Photo Shoot at Petco are eligible to receive Park Pals T-shirts and doggie bandanas. A T-shirt will be provided to anyone who successfully guesses the five (5) types of creatures (not counting humans) that were photographed with Santa in 2014.





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