French River Park Opening Celebration 2011
A new entrance sign greets visitors
The bounce house is up and ready for businesss
Ed and Linda represent the Black Tavern Historical Society
Unless you're the lead dog, the view never changes
Landowners Fred and Nancy Healy
Emcee John McAuliffe gets the program started
State Senator Richard T Moore offers remarks
State Representative Kevin Kuros congratulates the town
 John Monroe of the National Park Service confers an  award on the French River Connection
Ken thanks park designer Paula Stahl of the Green Valley Institute
Lois Bruinooge of The Last Green Valley welcomes the addition of the park
Ribbon is cut at last
Bella the Clown made wonderful balloon animals all day
The Turtle Rescue League explains why the turtle crosses the road
The Last Green Valley's enviroscape demonstrates erosion
The Boys and Girls Club entertained youngsters all day
The Army Corps of Engineers displayed wonderful animal mounts
The Pulaski Brass Band prepares to perform
Union re-enactors represent the Slater Guards
A relaxing afternoon in the sun
Visitors chat in the shade near the water
Local conservationists discuss their projects
The Webster skyline overlooks the park
A crowd gathers for the duck race
Down the stretch they come
The finish line
The winning duck, from the Peterson stables
Visitors gather for the prize drawing
Volunteers toast the end of many months work
Our wonderful volunteers