Donate to a living memorial for Graeser Park’s departed volunteers

Help us create a living tribute to Graeser Park supporters who have left us. Donate to Graeser Park Angels Fund Click button to donate to the Graeser Park Angels Memorial Fund at the Robbinsdale Historical Society The Graeser Park Angels Memorial Fund This fundraiser was set up to create a tribute planting in the rock…

A heartfelt farewell to Jeannine “Niner” McDonald, a dedicated Graeser Park supporter

Jeannine was a true force of nature with a big heart and a great sense of humor. Her legacy lives on in Graeser Park, a Lilac Way park in Robbinsdale, Minnesota. Jeannine McDonald in Graeser Park, 2019 DONATE IN MEMORY OF JEANNINE  We are raising donations for a ‘tribute planting’ in the rock garden to…

A tribute to Kent Brun, Graeser Park supporter and Robbinsdale Lion

Kent Brun supported historic Graeser Park for years by clearing brush, pulling weeds and raising public awareness. 1952-2023 Sadly, Kent passed away on July 8, 2023 at age 71 from stage IV stomach cancer. We were all glad to hear he toured the park’s completed restoration this summer with his wife Janice. She said he…

SLP Votes YES to Rock Island Park – Accepts MnDOT’s offer of rock garden at no charge, will buy north meadow with usage TBD

We’ve made history! St. Louis Park has voted to accept Rock Island Park’s south parcel from MnDOT for no fee, and to buy the park’s north parcel for $187,000. On May 1, 2023 the St. Louis Park City Council voted on the much-anticipated resolution to save Lilac Way’s historic Rock Island Park on 28th and…