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15th Annual Day of Remembrance

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TYLER – Though they will never stop grieving their daughter Faith Noelle Garcia, Joe and Lisa Garcia, of Lake Dallas, have been able to find some comfort from participating in the Children’s Park of Tyler’s annual Day of Remembrance. On Saturday, the couple joined hundreds of others in the park to commemorate the lives of […]

Children’s Park Breaks Ground on its Phase II ~ Tyler Morning Telegraph

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Published on Friday, 5 September 2014 23:15 – Written by Kelly Gooch, kgooch@tylerpaper.com… With the sun shining above them, attendees came together Friday afternoon for a groundbreaking ceremony that highlighted the history and future of The Children’s Park. Various speakers addressed audience members during the ceremony for Phase II of the proposed park expansion. Jennifer Carson, […]

Children’s Park Honors Fathers

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Tyler Morning Telegraph by Kelly Gooch New opportunities are available to contribute to the proposed Children’s Park expansion project. Jennifer Carson, president of The Children’s Park of Tyler nonprofit, said one of those opportunities is in honor of Father’s Day. For a $100, $200 or $300 donation, she said a man’s name, whether it be […]

5th Annual Teddy Bear Picnic

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Tyler Morning Telegraph- Giggling children energetically raced around a local park Sunday afternoon, teddy bears in tow. The Children’s Park of Tyler held its fifth annual Teddy Bear Picnic on Sunday. The park, known for its large granite statue of two teddy bears playing, had an array of family-friendly activities, including face painting, story time, […]

11th Annual Day of Remembrance

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Tyler Morning Telegraph by Victor Texcucano October 26, 2013 More than 400 people gathered at the Children’s Park of Tyler to observe the 11th Annual Day of Remembrance, an event that serves to commemorate children who lost their lives. More than 110 children were represented during the solemn ceremony. Jennifer Carson, president of Children’s Park […]

10th Annual Day of Remembrance

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Holli Holleman of Tyler still misses the silly laughter and playful spirit of her son, Alex.The boy died in a 1996 car accident that spared the lives of Ms. Holleman, her husband and oldest son, Nick, now 23 and a United States Marine. Alex was 6 when he died and though many years have passed, […]