Spooner High School Class of 1964 Conductor Partnership Donation!

We thank you, Spooner High School Class of 1964, for your generous donation!  Seeing how much you value and appreciate Spooner’s rich railroad history is not only delightful, but very encouraging and helpful. This park is built on volunteers and donations! Rick explained that about 40 or so of you donated, and many of you…

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Restoration of the Railroad Roundhouse in Spooner, WI: YouTube video:

Restoration of the Railroad Roundhouse in Spooner, WI: YouTube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1gV8tfCzmNY The Friends of the Railroad Park, Inc. (FORRP) is seeking donations for the newly developing Railroad Park, located in the heart of the historic rail yard area just off downtown Spooner, WI. It has been transformed by the addition of a new 36 x…

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FORRP BY-LAWS AND ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION

BY-LAWS AND ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION OF THEFRIENDS OF THE RAILROAD PARK, INCORPORATED (FORRP), EIN # 86-2632575 ARTICLE 1 Section 1. NAME The name of this nonstock organization shall be: Friends of the Railroad Park Incorporated. Section 2. AUTHORITYThe nonstock Corporation is incorporated under Wisconsin Statutes Chapter 181, classification: public educational charity, not for profit–historical societies,…

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April 30, 2021 Arbor Program at the Railroad Park!

On Friday, April 30th, The Spooner Railroad Park was the recipient of a Silver Maple tree, given by the City of Spooner in honor of Arbor Day. We had an amazing celebration with coverage in the Spooner Advocate by Bill Thornley. Joel Zimmerman, Washburn Co. Economic Development Corporation and board member of the Railroad Park Board…

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