About Us

Friends of Baker Park, Inc., is a non-profit, volunteer-staffed community service organization dedicated to fostering community involvement with Frederick City Government in the preservation, restoration, use, and maintenance of Baker Park.


Projects include:

  • Park Bench Donation Program
  • Tree Donation Program
  • Trash Receptacle Program (discontinued)
  • Planting and Weeding Projects
  • Picnic Pavilion Program
  • Upgrades to Child Play Areas
  • Masterplan and Stormwater
  • Water Mitigation Plan for Culler Lake Area
  • Culler Lake Renaissance Projects
  • Holiday Park Decorating
  • Public Education
  • Annual Green Neighbor Forumv(discontnued)

Board of Directors

Kathy Fay, President

Emily Dorr, Vice President

Joan Canfield, Secretary

Charlotte Meierhoefer, Treasurer

Chris Baker, Director

Nancy Cline, Director

Sarah Costlow, Director

Danielle Doll, Director

Betsy Fisher, Director

Gerry Hicks, Director

David Kehne, Director

Kathy Kinsey, Director

TJ Sydykov, Director

Robin Thompson, Director

Ginny Brace, Friends of Waterford Park Liaison

Peter Brehm, Past President

News from the Friends

Tree Walks

Discover Frederick’s diverse array of trees on two self-guided walking tours.There are 28 trees to see in and around Baker Park and it should take about 1.5 hours to see them all. A map with a full list of the trees and directions is available. Interesting information...

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