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 Vice-President. Gordon McCulloch will continue as Treasurer and Sue Whyte will continue as Secretary. President Alger was pleased with the mix of new and existing members who are dedicated to preserving the natural and cultural heritage of Bon Echo Provincial Park.
Committee Chairpersons were also approved at this meeting. Ernest Lapchinski, long time Board member, agreed to chair the Art Show Committee as well as the Volunteer Committee. Beth Smart will chair the Shop Committee. Kerry Skipper was appointed to lead the Fleet and Trails Committee. As Treasurer, Gordon McCulloch takes responsibility for Donations, Membership and Corporate Sponsor under the Finance Committee.
Chairpersons are now looking for members. If you are interested in assisting with Friends activities, please email at