Today was a beautiful day to join the Mattie J.T. Stepanek Park
Dedication Ceremony at King Farm. The festival and activities were performed through out the entire MattieÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Park. This series captured the best moments that took place at the Peace Garden
of the MattieÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Park.
Procession by Montgomery County Pipes and Drum Band.
At Peace Garden of the MattieÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s ParK
Crowd at the Peace Garden
"Peace is possible. It can begin simply, over a game of chess and a cup of tea
." ~ Mattie J.T. Stepanek (1990-2004)
The inscribed bricks in the Peace Garden
Dedication the Mattie Park to the enjoyment of all Rockville Residents
Ribbon cutting and sculpture unveiling
Friends of Mattie's
MattieÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Mom and dog
MattieÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s messages engraved on every benches. There are more than dozen benches in the park, here are just a few.
Hope MattieÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s vision and passion for peace will continue to grow beyond this beautiful park and into the world.