Bob Veino plaque at JBL

JBL- John’s Brook Lodge Adirondack Mountain Club is a special place with special people – on of those special people was Robert (Bob) A. Veino our long time Board Member and President. JBL was a special place for him and you can see a plaque to remind us of all things he did for us at JBL […]

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Groups Signup to Visit Little’s Lake

Little’s Lake is available for groups to use: School Groups Nature trails walks Outdoor classroom Nature Museum College Classes Escape the Campus – hold class in the Rustic Lodge Nature walks Night Class Not for Profits Monthly Meetings Small conferences Brainstorming Sessions Call Caretaker at 518-463-8585 to schedule

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Come Visit Us

The park is open from 10:00 AM to 4:00PM Closed Monday & Tuesday Located at Corner of Rt 378 and Van Rensselaer Blvd (Rt 377) Menands, N.Y. [MAP]

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The Weare C. Little Memorial Park Association exists to encourage the enjoyment of the natural world by providing facilities for the study of local flora and fauna, environmental concepts and issues, and recreational usage through boating, fishing and ice skating. Purpose of the Association The Weare C. Little Memorial Park Association was established through the bequest of the Estate of Miss Elisabeth C. Little in 1951. It was Miss Little’s intent that the twenty-five acres of lake and wooded land…
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Events & Volunteering

Check out some of the events hosted at Little's Lake or volunteer at one of our work days.

Work Day Scheduled 6/22

We have set a work day for Saturday 6/22/2019 from 9:00AM to Noon.Please feel free to joins on to help with a number of projects ranging from removing invasive species, train maintenance and lite carpentry

Work Day April 6th

Please join us on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 9 AM – 2 PM

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ADK Thanksgiving Pancake Breakfast

Thanksgiving breakfast will be held at Little’s Lake from 9AM to 10:30 AM on November 22. The cost is $5 per person. Reservations can be made by calling Jim and Jean Burns at 518-463-0025.   Please RSVP by November 20th

News and Announcements

Updates from the Board and Staff
  • Albany, New York – April 1st, 2019: Per a recommendation from the newest board member of Little’s Lake to the President of the Board, current Siena Students with their SaintCard student ID will be admitted to the park at FREE of charge. In addition, if the student desires to sign up as a member, their […]

    Free Memberships for Siena Students

  • One of the original board members of the W.C. Little Memorial Park Association passed away recently and will be laid to rest today. Jim contributed countless time and energy as a long time board member and board chairman. He was a member of the Albany Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club for over 60 years […]

    Board Member Jim Burns Passing

  • On Saturday, October 28th, 2017, students from the professional business fraternity, Delta Sigma Pi, came to Little’s Lake to help make Fall season improvements. Students from both Siena College and University of Albany split up into multiple groups to a variety of projects to improve W.C. Little Memorial Park. The members selected Little’s Lake as […]

    Students Make A Difference At Little’s Lake

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