Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration of the ending of slavery. Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that the Union soldiers landed at Galveston, Texas with the news that the war had ended and that all enslaved people were now free. Juneteenth is a commemoration of African-American heritage, and a celebration of

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Remembering Joe Hubbard

Joe loved his Betty. And he loved their dogs. He loved the garden and he loved the flowers he so lovingly photographed. We remember Joe as the loyal, irascible, funny friend he was to so many of us.

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Joe and Roxanne

Betty and Roxanne

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Ladybug Release

As part of our It’s My Park Day event this coming Saturday, May 18, there will be a Ladybug Release for kids. We hold this popular event several times each summer when kids get to carry a bag of ladybugs to where ever they choose in the garden and release them.

From National Geographic Kids

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It's My Park Day

Join us for the spring It’s My Park Day on Saturday, May 18. Twice a year, spring and fall, we invite everyone to celebrate our community, help rake and weed, eat and drink, and learn about the garden. There will be children’s activities, including the perennial favorite, a Ladybug Release.

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Pete's Plaque

We finally mounted the memorial plaque for our old friend Pete Lambert on the wall in front of the BRC under the rose bush we planted there in his memory. Those who knew Pete will think of him and remember his kindness, humor, and dignity.

 

Halloween 2018!

Halloween in the garden! Here are a few photos. Thanks to the gardeners and the volunteers from Millennium High School and Emma Lazarus High School who made it possible.

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