Survey Results for Community Programming at the Train Station

Categories: community, Grants, News, Other, Train Station
In January, the Lake Hopatcong Foundation was selected to receive an incubation grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities to conduct a front-end evaluation survey to assist us in determining the best direction for future programming at the Lake Hopatcong Cultural and Environmental Center. The Lake Hopatcong Cultural and Environmental Center will be located …

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Native Plant Gardens Thriving at Train Station

Categories: community, Going Green, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, News, Roxbury, Train Station
Theses photos show our two gardens at the Lake Hopatcong Train Station – our mass planting garden and our specimen garden.  All plants are native to New Jersey and, as can be seen above, are thriving at the station.   We are already planning our next native plant sale for May 2019.  Native plants have the advantage of requiring …

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Train Station Awarded 2018 Morris County Historic Preservation Grant

Categories: community, Lake History, News, Projects and Initiatives, Train Station
Lake Hopatcong Train Station
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation is thrilled to announce the Lake Hopatcong Train Station has been awarded a $180,000 Morris County Historic Preservation Grant.  The grant, recently approved by the Morris County Freeholders, will provide funding to continue interior and exterior restoration work on the station. The 1911 train station was designed in the Jacobean style as …

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Help Us Determine Future Community Programming at the Train Station!

Categories: community, Grants, News, Other, Train Station
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation has been working to improve the Lake Hopatcong region since 2012, through programs and initiatives focused on the environment, education, community, historical preservation, recreation as well as arts and culture.  One of our major initiatives has been the restoration of the historical Lake Hopatcong Train Station in Landing, New Jersey, for …

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2nd Annual Native Plant Sale at the Train Station

Categories: community, Events, News, Other, Train Station
It may not seem like Spring is here… but warmer weather is on its way, and with it, the perfect opportunity to do some spring planting that’s good for the environment!  Mark your calendars for the 2nd Annual LHF Native Plant Sale on Saturday, May 5 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm at the Lake Hopatcong Train …

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The Windows Have Been Installed!

Categories: News, Train Station
We are so excited that the windows have been installed at the Lake Hopatcong Train Station!  Despite the grey day, we think the old station is looking pretty spiffy, so we had to share some photos.  The windows are currently white due to a primer coat and will be painted in the coming weeks with …

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Walls, Floors, Windows and More -Winter Train Station Restoration Update

Categories: News, Train Station
Great progress is being made this year at the Lake Hopatcong Train Station, soon to be the Lake Hopatcong Foundation headquarters as well as the Lake Hopatcong Cultural and Environmental Center. February saw the plaster walls restored to the waiting room or great hall area. The walls were followed by electric conduits and new floors …

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Mark Your Calendars for Our 2nd Annual Native Plant Sale

Categories: community, Events, News, Other, Train Station
Does this blast of warm weather have you itching to get out there and start your spring planting?  Spring is on its way and with it, a chance to do some spring planting that’s good for the environment!  Mark your calendars for the 2nd Annual LHF Native Plant Sale on Saturday, May 5 from 9:00 am – …

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