Art Exhibit & Sale 2017

July 28, 29, 30, 2017With its striking views and varied moods, Mazinaw Lake has drawn artists to its shores for hundreds of years. In honour of that artistic spirit, the Friends of Bon Echo Park are excited to announce the 22nd-annual Art Exhibition & Sale, taking...

Friends of Bon Echo Board Elects New Executive

At a meeting held Monday, October 17, 2016 at the Park Administration Office, the Board of Directors of the Friends of Bon Echo Park established their new Executive for 2016-17. Peter Alger will serve as President of the organization, ably assisted by Kerry Skipper as...

2016 Raffle Winners Announcement

The draw for the 2016 Friends of Bon Echo Park Raffle took place on October 8, 2016at 3:15 pm.George Chalk, Napanee, ON, won the original acrylic painting, “Bon EchoReflections” donated by artist Fred Fowler.Lynne Kamink Buell, Tweed, ON, won the Paluski Fastwater 16’...

Friends Bursary Program – McLaren Bursaries

Thanks to the generosity of the McLaren family the Friends award two bursaries: one to a graduating student of the North Addington Education Centre, Cloyne, and one to a summer student working at the Park. Their purpose is to support students who are in a field of...

The Legend of the Mazinaw Monster.

By Megan Tout Megan Tout is young student for whom the highlight of each summer is camping at Bon Echo with her family.  Imagine sitting in on her grade 4 class when she presented the following speech on The Legend of the Mazinaw Monster. Mrs. Young and fellow...