Waveny Park Conservancy Golden Gala

Saturday, December 2nd 6 o’clock Waveny House New Canaan, CT Honorary Chairmen: Lisa and Christopher Lloyd Benefit Chairmen: Arianne Kolb, Bill Holmes and Scott Gress Cocktails and Dinner followed by a Musical Performance by the actor Tony Danza. Black Tie The Golden Gala commemorates the 50th Anniversary of Ruth Lapham Lloyd entrusting Waveny to the […]

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2nd Annual Tailgate Party

Tickets are still available for Waveny Park Conservancy’s second annual Tailgate Party on Saturday, October 7th, 4:00 pm – 10:30 pm in Waveny Park. This fun event will be held at Waveny and is limited to the first 160 cars to register for parking spaces behind Waveny House. Each car registration includes tickets for up […]

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Waveny Park Conservancy Cornfields Update

After unanimous approval from all New Canaan town commissions, the Waveny Park Conservancy has applied for a special permit to begin the improvements to the cornfields. This is one of WPC’s top five projects.  The cornfield improvements will become possible through a major grant of funds and expertise by the Jeniam Foundation.   Read the […]

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Bill Holmes, Lisa Lloyd, Christopher LLoyd Arianne Kolb and Bob Seelert. Photo credit: Eden Neleman

Waveny Park Conservancy Golden Gala Kickoff

On March 1st, the conservancy hosted a Kick off Cocktail Party at Waveny House to announce its first major fundraiser, the Golden Gala on December 2nd, 2017. at Waveny House. An update of Waveny Park Conservancy projects was presented and fundraising plans for the Gala were announced to major donors and  town and community partners of the […]

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Waveny Park Conservancy Receives Unanimous Approval for Trails and Cornfields!

The Town of New Canaan Parks and Recreation Commission voted unanimously to accept the three project goals presented by the Waveny Park Conservancy slated to begin this year! Bill Holmes, Vice Chairman of the Board of WPC and Keith Simpson, Board member and Landscape Architect for the Conservancy, presented the designs, costs  and  confirmed payments […]

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Waveny Park Conservancy’s Inaugural ‘Tailgate’ Party and Fundraiser Draws Hundreds (New Canaanite)

The Waveny Park Conservancy’s inaugural fundraiser came off in high style on Saturday night, as an estimated 400 to 500 locals enjoyed the cherished park’s first-ever tailgate party under a full “hunter’s moon.” Town resident Joe Scarborough’s “Morning Joe Music” band played the balcony out back of Waveny House and had scores of the revelers […]

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Kudos to Waveny Park Conservancy (New Canaan Advertiser)

In just 14 months since organizing in June 2015, the Conservancy has become recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)3 organization, signed an operating agreement with the Town with regard to future restoration projects, has had five planned restoration projects approved in concept by the Park and Recreation Commission, raised substantial funds from board members […]

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High Praise for New Trail at Waveny (New Canaanite)

The first project for the Waveny Park Conservancy is now complete! Since July, Hannah Socci, a rising senior at New Canaan High School and regular runner at Waveny, has been eyeing the new trail that workers began carving out of the hill that rises alongside a blind turn in the main road through the park, […]

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