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All New Posts Tagged 'Namesake' (6)

Richie Cabo Resigns From The Sargent and Downing Gardens. Thank You To Evereyone Who Made It Special.

    As many of you know I have had a bad car accident last July. As a result I have had some memory problems from brain trauma. But one thing I did not forget is why I founded the Sargent and Downing Gardens.The mission was to create a community garden and educational center to pay tribute to Henry Winthrop Sargent, Andrew Jackson Downing and the great historical role the City of Beacon played in American horticulture.It was a Sargent and Downing Gardens for the children and community.…

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Added by Richie Cabo on May 7, 2014 at 11:01pm — No Comments

Noga's Song on Youtube, Buy it on Itunes or Amazon Mp3 and Support The Sargent~Downing Gardens and Roots & Shoots

Please help Noga Cabo support these two great causes by spreading it to all your friends. I just joined Dr. Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots, and will bring some of the great educational programming ideas to the Beacon community .

click on the link below or paste the address below into your browser

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tTmBYsW-rUA Thank You

Added by Richie Cabo on February 21, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments

We All Will Miss Pete Seeger

     The first time I met him was when I had my business in Beacon in 1995; a flower shop called Sherwood Florist. It was one of the storefronts of the Beacon Hotel.I had attended a Beacon Rotary Club lunch meeting and he was the guest speaker. He spoke about the Hudson River and things he was doing to help clean up the river.

He was such a wonderful person and when I asked him for his card he gave me his phone number. Many years later my wife was having a situation where a well known…

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Added by Richie Cabo on February 1, 2014 at 1:38pm — No Comments

Sargent & Downing Gardens Brings Trees To The Beacon Of the Cities Of Trees. The Highlight this Year Is The Hubie Jackson Santa Clause Tree Which Was Planted At Hiddenbrooke!

Today The City Of Beacon by order of the Mayor Randy Casalle partnered with Sargent and Downing Gardens. Two years ago Richie Cabo started the Namesake Tree project through Sargent and Downing Gardens. Gary Wood the the treasurer for Sargent and Downing Gardens donated four trees, one for each of his lovely daughters. Richie donated the 9/11 Survivor Tree clone for Noga Cabo, a Golden Rain Tree grown from seed by Adam Cabo and a Lilac tree for Zohar Cabo.People Bicycle donated a Thundercloud…

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Added by Richie Cabo on October 24, 2013 at 11:16pm — No Comments

Sargent & Downing Gardens Brings Trees To The Beacon Of the Cities Of Trees. The Highlight this Year Is The Hubie Jackson Santa Clause Tree Which Was Planted At Hiddenbrooke!

Today The City Of Beacon by order of the Mayor Randy Casalle partnered with Sargent and Downing Gardens. Two years ago Richie Cabo started the Namesake Tree project through Sargent and Downing Gardens. Gary Wood the the treasurer for Sargent and Downing Gardens donated four trees, one for each of his lovely daughters. Richie donated the 9/11 Survivor Tree clone for Noga Cabo, a Golden Rain Tree grown from seed by Adam Cabo and a Lilac tree for Zohar Cabo.People Bicycle donated a Thundercloud…

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Added by Richie Cabo on October 24, 2013 at 11:16pm — No Comments

Thank You John & Sarah of People Bicycle From The Sargent & Downing Gardens Nursery's Namesake Tree Project

Two years ago People's Bicycle Donated the purple Thundercloud Plum Beacon Namesake street tree in 2010 which is directly behind John. Sargent and Downing Gardens just happened to be set up with the Spirit of Beacon table next to the People Bicycle Namesake Tree, that's good karma.Today Peoples Bicycle lead a caravan of bikes that filled The City of Beacon's Spirit of Beacon…

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Added by Richie Cabo on September 29, 2013 at 10:38pm — No Comments

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