Waskesiu Foundation - Enhancing the Waskesiu Experience

A charitable organization supporting recreational, social, cultural and environmental activities that enhance the Waskesiu experience

Our biggest project was Bears on the Beach playground

Our first project was resurfacing the tennis courts

Completed Projects

Where a project appears as a link, click on it to go to the page with the photo gallery for that project.

Cultural    

  • Bandstand site - Lookout, benches and landscaping       

  • Foot bridge repair in cottage area    

  • Townsite Beautification – flower planters    

  • Heritage building signage    

  • Support for Reel Rave Film Festival    

  • Support for Friends of the Park (including Grey Owl history and artifacts presentation room)     

  • Support for PANP Heritage Driving Tour brochure  

  • Support for the Waskesiu Heritage Museum     

  • Support for Waskesiu “branding” project with Parks Canada     

  • Support for Waskesiu Heritage Museum camp kitchen     

  • Support for Waskesiu Heritage Museum "Benches of Waskesiu" heritage project     

  • Support for Waskesiu Lakeside Festival    

  • Support for Grey Owl International Film Festival    

        
Environmental    

  • Lobstick Tree Renewal    

  • Waskesiu Golf Course tree renewal    

  • Native plant and flower gardens     

  • New "bat house" near Community Hall     

  • Spruce budworm "Save our Spruce" tree protection program     

  • Tree planting program in Waskesiu townsite     

  • Waskesiu Firefighters – Turbo draft monitor, Blitzfire Portable monitor, FLIR thermal image camera     

Signage on completed camp kitchen.

Recreational

        
Social    

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