Celebrate Memorial Park’s 85th year as a part of Houston’s heritage at the 2009 Green Gala scheduled for 7 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Bayou Club, 8550 Memorial Dr. This year the Green Gala will honor Mr. and Mrs. William P. Hobby Jr. for their dedication to the park. With live music from Moodafaruka, the event is co-chaired by Meg and Nelson Murray and Wendy Hines.
The Memorial Park Conservancy’s annual event brings awareness and support to the park with the goal of maintaining its legacy as a Houston landmark for generations to come. The Memorial Park Conservancy is engaged in a wide range of activities to preserve the park’s native habitat while ensuring the enjoyment of Memorial Park by the public.
For more information contact Sally Tyler at 713-863-8403.