Archive | October, 2012
Overton Park Conservancy volunteers

A New Face for the Formal Gardens

Overton Park’s formal gardens have been getting a little TLC recently. Thanks to a generous donor, the Overton Park Conservancy was able to purchase some new plants for the flowerbeds, which hadn’t received much attention for a while.  We were also thrilled to work with local landscape designer Tom Pellett, who donated his services in […]

Rainbow Lake Playground

Rainbow Lake Playground Gets Adventurous

When the Speak Up for Our Park! survey was conducted last year, users of Overton Park were asked to describe their ideal park.  One of the top items on the list was “updated playgrounds.”  We’re excited to announce that visitors are about to get their wish when improvements to the Rainbow Lake Playground get underway […]

Trick Z and Buddy

A Howling Success

Overton Bark’s inaugural Howl-o-Ween event, presented by Hollywood Feed, was a great way to kick off the fall season in style.  And we do mean style–just check out some of the winners of the costume contest! Thanks to everyone, human and canine, who came out to enjoy a beautiful Saturday with us.  You can see […]