Parks and Recreation

Park Sponsorships

Sponsor an item in one of Maple Grove’s award-winning parks!

Celebrate a milestone, remember a loved one, or enhance the community by sponsoring a bench, engraved brick or paver at one of several locations in the City.

For more information on Park Sponsorships please call 763-494-5824 or email.

Maple Grove Veterans Memorial

Salute our armed services and celebrate a loved one’s service and sacrifice by purchasing a paver at the Maple Grove Veterans Memorial, opening summer 2019 at Central Park of Maple Grove. Three sizes of engraved pavers are available; each has different length limits for your inscription.  Cost: $300, $750, or $1,500.

Order Online Paver:

Veterans Memorial Paver - Small - 4" x 12" - $300.00

Veterans Memorial Paver - Medium - 4" x 18" - $750.00

Veterans Memorial Paver - Large - 4" x 24" - $1500.00

Printable Order Form:

Veterans Memorial Paver Form (.PDF)

Veterans Memorial paver may honor one or more individuals, living or deceased, who have served in one of the five branches of America's armed services. Pavers may also honor the armed services more generally. Paver inscriptions may include the following: name of individuals to be honored; message of support; name of the individual, family, and/or business purchasing the paver. Length limits for the paver inscriptions vary by size of Paver.

Angel of Hope Memorial Bricks

In 2001, the Angel of Hope statue was dedicated at Maple Grove Arboretum, 9400 Fernbrook Lane North. The Angel is one of hundreds of identical statues in cities throughout the world and offers a place of solace for those who have lost a child of any age.  Memorial bricks may be purchased for $125 and are installed and dedicated twice each year in the spring and fall.

Memorial Brick Online Order Form or by our printable Mail In Order Form (.PDF)

Park Benches

Benches are currently available for sponsorship at Central Park of Maple Grove, on the trail circling North Arbor Lake, and at scattered sites in Maple Grove Parks.

Central Park Benches are situated in the formal garden on in the park’s Southwest corner. They are made of natural teak wood which will become weathered over time and include a customizable brass plaque. Cost $1800.

Map of bench locations and availability

Arbor Lakes benches offer a welcome place of rest for walkers around North Arbor Lake. Benches are made of black cast iron and include a customizable brass plaque.  Cost: $1800.

Map of bench locations and availability

Scattered site benches may be located in any of Maple Grove’s parks. Parks staff will work with you to determine the final placement. These benches are made of powder-coated metal and include a customizable plaque. Cost $700.

Maple Grove Arboretum Trees

More than 230 trees have been sponsored at the Maple Grove Arboretum since its creation in 1986. The Arboretum is fully sponsored and no additional trees are available at this time. 

For more information on Park Sponsorships please call 763-494-5824 or email.

Central Park Bench