A Snow Emergency Now Exists.

On Street Parking is prohibited until 3:30 PM Tuesday, January 23.

Please speak with neighbors, landlords, or

friends to make arrangements for parking your vehicles

off the street.


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Friends Of Wood Lake Membership Information

Purchase a Friends of Wood Lake Membership online!  Makes a great gift.
Join FOWL for the first time or renew your annual membership by phone at (612) 861-9365, email, in-person with a printed application, or online.  Pick your membership level (see below) and pay by Visa/MC/Discover.  Membership cards will be mailed within one week of your payment.  If you have questions, call Wood Lake at (612) 861-9365.

Individual (Price $30) Includes free admission to Saturday and Sunday Specials (up to $3), free admission to Half-Haunted Halloween, Candlelight & Ice, Live Animal Show, free cross-country ski and snowshoe rental, 10% discount on select programs and merchandise, plus a Friends of Wood Lake newsletter subscription. Family (Price $50)
Same as Individual benefits for a maximum of two named adults residing at the same address and their dependent children or grandchildren under age 18.

Sustaining (Price $100)
Same as Family plus four Wood Lake mugs.

Corporate (Price $250)
Engraved plaque plus Family benefits for one family.

Life (Price $1000)
Same as Family plus framed Wood Lake photo.

Your Membership Matters

Here's how the Nature Center has benefited as a result of FOWL Members:

  • Plants and fencing for the Interpretive Prairie and Wildlife Viewing Area
  • A micro projector and Scope Cam for magnifying pond life
  • Tables, sewing machine, fax machine
  • Trees for reforestation project
  • Support of Earth Day and Halloween programs
  • Support of Internship programs
  • Duck Blind Dock
  • Office Renovation
  • Energy Efficient Lighting
  • Binoculars for Programs