Special events, programs, workshops and guest speakers allow members to network with other supporters of Interstate Park. Events include the Spring Gathering of Friends, Fall Annual Gathering and Program, Candlelight Night and many volunteer opportunities throughout the year.
Glacier’s Gifts, in the Ice Age Interpretive Center, offers nature-related books, apparel, posters, kids’ items and more. Sales provide funding for the purchase of equipment and supplies, support of workshops, guest speakers, special events and publication and distribution of our newsletter and other educational materials.
The Friends Newsletter is filled with news, updates and informative articles and a calendar of events for Wisconsin Interstate Park. The newsletter is mailed to all members three times a year. Additional mailings keep members informed on current happenings.
How Can You Help?
Become a Member
We invite you to join Friends of Interstate Park! You will receive a Friends Membership Card, the Friends Newsletter, and a 10 percent discount on all merchandise at Glacier’s Gifts.
Your membership fees and donations help support educations, programs events and the Friends Newsletter. Friends of Interstate Park is a 501(c)3 organization and all donations are tax deductible. Click the button below to donate, or visit our Join Friends of Interstate Park page here to join.
The Friends of Interstate Park support the park’s education program by volunteering to assist with projects and events. Volunteer opportunities include staffing the Ice Age Interpretive Center and Glaciers’ Gift Shop, monitoring Eastern Bluebird nest boxes and preparing, promoting and assisting at special events. As a member you will have many opportunities for enjoyable service and interaction with other members and their families.