2010 FOHRA Annual Meeting Announcement

The Friends of Highland Recreation Area are proud to announce their 2010 FOHRA Annual Meeting on Wednesday, November 3, 2010. This year’s gathering will be held at the White Lake Township Community Building at 7500 Highland Road (M-59) in White Lake (across the street from the White Lake Township buildings, next to and east of the White Lake Fire Station).

The 2010 Annual Meeting is open to the public and we encourage you to attend. Hors D’oeuvres and soft drinks will be served starting at 6:30 pm. The meeting will begin at 7:00 pm. Come on out for a review of our 2010 activities in support of the wonderful Highland State Recreation Area and to hear of some of our plans for 2011. We will have some interesting Haven Hill materials on display for everyone to see.

Visit www.fohra.org, or email info@fohra.org for more information.

FOHRA at Waterford, Michigan Log Cabin Days!

Head on over to Waterford Historical Society’s Log Cabin Days this Saturday and Sunday to celebrate the anniversary of Michigan’s statehood.

The Waterford Historical Society’s Historic Village is located in Fish Hatchery Park @ 4490 Hatchery Road,Waterford, Michigan. Crescent Lake Road is a nearby cross street.

Make sure to visit the Friends of Highland Recreation Area booth to join our efforts at Highland State Recreation Area and to see some wonderful photos of our own “Log Cabin” the Edsel and Eleanor Ford Haven Hill Carriage House.

Walk the grounds of the Waterford Historical Society’s Historic Village and see their original 1930′s log cabin, Jacobers’ General Store, a 1957 Grand Trunk Caboose, the Drayton Plains Depot, a water tower, Hardware Store, Print Shop, Carriage House, Dr.Dentist Office, Bakery, Barber Shop, and Millinery.

FOHRA members will be handing out fliers and information for this summers’ Haven Hill Festival to be held Saturday, August 28 at the Goose Meadow in Highland State Recreation ARea. Drop on by and give us a shout!

Visit www.FOHRA.org and www.havenhillfestival.com for more information.

FOHRA Monthly Meetings 2009

Monthly meetings of the Friends of Highland Recreation Area continue in 2009 on the first Wednesday of every month. That’ll be January 7, February 4, and March 4 for the first quarter.  Open to the interested public.

NOTE: The January FOHRA meeting is being held at the Proud Lake Recreation Area River Hawk Annex building on Wixom Road due to a scheduling conflict with the White Lake facility.

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Meetings are held at the White Lake Community Hall on M-59 (Highland Rd.) across from the Township offices next to the fire department.

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Come on out and support the Highland Recreation Area!

FOHRA Meeting Place: White Lake Township Hall

One of the FOHRA’s regular meeting places is the White Lake Township Hall, located on Highland Road (M-59) across from the White Lake Township offices and library.

This historical building has been a wonderful location for our meetings and “in and of itself” is a great place to visit. Attend an FOHRA monthly meeting on the 1st Tuesday of each month and get to know the terrific members of our organization!

Note: Check our website at www.friendsofhighlandrec.org to confirm our meeting locations each month.