St. Joseph County Parks

Your Place for Outdoor Family Fun!
Bendix WoodsFerrettie/BaugoCrone Restoration AreaLaSalle TrailSpicer LakeSt. Patrick'sAnderson RoadChamberlain Lake
Constant Contact
Special Events:
Outdoor Elements
Running Wild
 
Park Programs:
Big Trees
Calendar of Events
Free Fishing Days
Leisure Activities
Nature Munchkins
Outdoor Adventures Day Camp
Outdoor Wildlife for Seniors
School & Scout
Wild Wednesdays at the Playground
 
Information:
Annual Report
Contacts
Deer Management
Donations and Wish List
Employment/ Volunteer Opps
Facility Rental Information
Friends of Bendix Woods & Spicer Lake
Park Foundation
Park Hours/Fees
Park Maps
Master Plan
Greenways Charrette
Park Related Links
Request for Proposals
Park Rules

 The Friends of Bendix Woods
and Spicer Lake


The Friends of Bendix Woods and Spicer Lake provide support of the programs, facilities and staff of Bendix Woods and Spicer Lake County Parks. Through volunteer projects, assistance with programs or special events and with fundraising activities, members of the Friends are valuable contributors to the quality of the county parks.

Maple Leaf Rag a Newsletter for Volunteers of the Bendix Woods Sugar Bush


Friends of Bendix Woods and Spicer Lake member Jim Rahilly received a Hospitality Award from the South Bend-Mishawaka Convention and Visitors Bureau during Tourism Week, May 2010. Jim was recognized for his commitment to a number of area attractions, including St. Joseph County Parks and his  outstanding customer service as a gatehouse attendant at the parks. Thanks Jim for all you do!

Friends of Bendix Woods & Spicer Lake
sell refreshments during public hayrides.


Join us for our upcoming meetings:


2014 Meeting Dates:

  • January 8 @ Bendix Woods – Nature Center – 7pm
  • March 5 @ Bendix Woods – Nature Center – 7pm
  • May 7 @ Bendix Woods – Nature Center – 7pm
  • July 9 @ Spicer Lake – 6pm Potluck – 7pm Meeting
  • September 10 @ Bendix Woods – Nature Center - 7pm
  • November 12 @ Bendix Woods – Nature Center – 7pm

2014 Officers:

  • President: Sean Hall
  • President Elect: Gary Beall
  • Secretary: Bobbi Hall
  • Treasurer: Nancy Beall