As many of you know Park Chelsea's Thumbelina Park and Community Garden has been chosen to be the nations newest National Park, besting out other suchgreat parks as the High Line and Hudson River Park for this honor. (click here for Chelsea Now story)
The ceremony took place earlier today April 1st 2012 and here are some photo's from it....
Ranger Maureen prepares the ground as Ranger Tina points out what is happening
Doctor Ranger a resident of 25th between 7th and 8th aves operating at his finest
|Ranger Shamama plants Giant Sequioa|
The dog on the left has a curious look on his face, "Why is Santa here?". The answer-Santa is also Ranger Santa Claus,and has made a special trip from Park North Pole for the Thumbelina Ceremony