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Chris Park in San Antonio, Texas (#9 for #SA2020Resolutions)

By Colleen Pence | Sep 29 2014

colleenpence-sidebarBy Colleen Pence, SA2020 Resolutions Outdoorsy Leader (follow her here!)

 

Only a mother’s abiding love could produce a park this beautiful.

In the middle of downtown San Antonio, if you know just where to look, you’ll find small, tranquil, lushly landscaped Chrispark.

Built in 2005 at 111 Camp Street by the late Linda Pace, an art patron and daughter of the Pace Picante Sauce family, Chrispark is a living tribute to the memory of her son, Christopher Goldbury, who passed away in 1997.

Chris Park in San Antonio, Texas

There are no playgrounds here, no sprawling fields of grass through which kids can run. But children are drawn to the quiet beauty of this joyful place nevertheless.

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 Chris Park in San Antonio, Texas

Colleen Pence

Colleen is a life-long learner and lover of marketing, social media, and blogging (and laughing!). She started her company, Social Media Mentoring, in 2008 and has helped businesses (including The Westin La Cantera Resort and the San Antonio Children’s Museum) create social media strategies to capture the attention and revenue of their target markets. She's also a mama; a foodie who doesn’t know how to cook; a supporter of non-profits; and a Parrothead. She started her first personal blog in 2005. SanAntonioMomBlogs.com celebrates and supports San Antonio mom bloggers. It’s also where she shares her views on life and parenting in the Alamo City.

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