Tuesday, August 1 was National Night Out across the country. Benton Park West held at least three block parties that night. BPWNA hosted a party in Our Neighborhood Garden (flower) at Wyoming and California. Here are a few photos taken by Alison Hillman from that night.
Additional pics are posted on the new and improved Photos page of our site.
Benton Park West may not have a City park within its boundaries, but we do have a public flower garden to enjoy. Our Neighborhood Garden, located at SW corner of California and Wyoming, is great place to enjoy being outside, read a book, visit with friends, or just take in the beauty.
The primrose is blooming! It's a bit thick, so we'll move some to other spots around the garden.
Friday, May 6 Benton Park West received 80+ perennials and bushes from Gateway Greening for Our Neighborhood Garden at 2800 Wyoming. First, we'd like to thank Gateway Greening for continuing their partnership with Our Neighborhood Garden. We received many beautiful and unique plants for garden. Secondly, I'd like to thank all the volunteers for weeding beds, hauling plants to the garden, and pla...