Friends of Ballard Corners Park

Planting Party

Today (Oct 25, 2008) we planted the “base bid” – the interior of the park.  We had many volunteers; thanks to all of you that helped out.
Phoebe Fine, John Barker, and Gabriella Moller strategize

Phoebe Fine, John Barker, and Gabriella Moller strategize about the planting.

Jody Stewart and Macenzie Gavery plant.

Jody Stewart and Mackenzie Gavery plant.

Davidya Kasperzyk, the instigator of the park.

Davidya Kasperzyk, the instigator of the park.

Dawn and Chris work together

Dawn and Chris work together

folks

folks

Mark, Eva, and Mark's brother-in-law
Mark, Eva, and Mark’s brother in law, whose name I also forgot.
Mac digs

Mac digs

Jody, Mac, and Virginia

Jody, Mac, and Virginia

Jody, Mac, and Virginia

Dan, Mac, and Rebecca

plants 1

plants 1

plants 2

plants 2

plants 3

plants 3

Brent Bottles puts his back into it.

Brent Bottles puts his back into it.

Susan helps out.

Susan helps out.

a lovely volunteer

a lovely volunteer, whose name I forgot, because my brain is like a colander.

Virginia Hassinger, our Parks project manager spends time off the clock with us.

Virginia Hassinger, our Parks project manager spends time off the clock with us.

Dawn and Chris plant.

Dawn and Chris plant.

yummy treats donated by Ballard Market.

yummy treats donated by Ballard Market.

John brought his cider press.  We used park apples to make a delicious cider.

John brought his cider press. He and his daughter Charlotte used park apples to make a delicious cider.

Molly digs.

Molly digs.

Gordon plants.

Gordon plants.

Lily and Dan try out the play structure.

Lily and Dan try out the play structure.

live demo on planting by Gabriella

live demo on planting by Gabriella

Camille climbs straight to the top as soon as I told her it was OK.

Camille climbs straight to the top as soon as I told her it was OK.

Posted on October 25th 2008 by David Folweiler in Events | Comments Off on Planting Party |

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