Park & Tilford Gardens Celebrated its 50th Anniversary on June 9th, 2019.

Entrance to Gardens

Many of George Kuhn’s family was able to attend as well as former directors, volunteers, and people who had worked at the gardens in the past.

Here are photos and video from the day.

Marie Kuhn (Bob’s wife), Larry Kuhn (Bob’s son), Jennifer McDonald-Beasse (George’s Granddaughter), Taylor & Kennedy McDonald (George’s Great Granddaughters), Bob Kuhn (George’s Nephew), Jennifer’s Husband
Chris MacDonald, George Kuhn’s Grandson, stands by his bust. Granddaughter, Jennifer is to the left
Darrell Mussatto with Clive Justice, the original Landscape Architect from Justice & Webb who drew the plans for Park & Tilford Gardens in the 1960’s
Stephen Sinclair worked with Justice & Webb on the original design of the gardens in the 1960’s
Pin Lee with daughter and wife
Mayor Linda Buchanan, Todd Major, andDarrell Mussatto
Eagle Woman carver Cody Matthias & son, Steven, Todd Major, Linda Buchanan, and Darrell Mussatto
Trudy and Barb Cutting the Cake

Friends Of The Gardens Society (FOGS)

Bettina, Barb, Jane & Lore

FOGS Montage

Introductions

Mag Kozlowska, Garden Director

Linda Buchanan, Mayor, City of North Vancouver

Addrienne Brown, Garden Review Board

Ann Pentland, President of Friend of the Gardens Society (FOGS)

Musicians

Anthony Blackman ~ Steel Pan

Vancouver Squeezebox Circle Orchestra

Asian Gardens Video Tour

Photo Montage 4K (needs fast connection)