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Brookside Gardens Celebrates 20 Years of Ooohs and Aaaahs

October 31, 2018

Brookside Gardens Celebrates 20 Years of Ooohs and Aaaahs

This year, Brookside Gardens celebrates 20 seasons of its magical Garden of Lights display. The show, opening on November 16, will allow visitors more time to experience the illuminated gardens, sparkling fountains, whimsical winter scenes, lit and glittering with more than one million colorful LED lights.

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Parks Volunteers Receive Commendation   

October 8, 2018

Parks Volunteers Receive Commendation   

This year, three stellar volunteers have been recognized publicly for their hard work and dedication to Parks. These inspiring individuals share their time and talents generously. Their efforts have yielded tremendous benefits to parks, facilities, programs, and special events.

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Marye Wells-Harley Dream Camp Scholarship Helped Make Summer Camp a Reality for Area Families

August 21, 2018

Marye Wells-Harley Dream Camp Scholarship Helped Make Summer Camp a Reality for Area Families

Some young people experienced the joys of summer camp thanks to the Marye Wells-Harley Dream Camp Scholarship. Named in honor of the former Montgomery Planning Board Commissioner, the scholarship provides funds for youth, ages 6 – 14, to attend a Montgomery Parks summer camp.

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Montgomery Parks Foundation and AFI Silver Theatre Team Up to Bring Josiah Henson Documentary to the Big Screen, August 10 & 12

July 30, 2018

Montgomery Parks Foundation and AFI Silver Theatre Team Up to Bring Josiah Henson Documentary to the Big Screen, August 10 & 12

The film screenings aim to raise awareness of esteemed author, abolitionist, and minister. Narrated by Danny Glover, the film traces Josiah Henson’s harrowing journey from slavery in Maryland and Kentucky to freedom in Canada.

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