Peace Garden Rededication

Newtown, PA • 2010

This garden was designed and built by Mira Nakashima with Cheryl and Fred Veith of Creative Essentials in 2006 and rededicated in 2010, in honor of Marion Nakashima, who died at Chandler Hall in 2004.

Mira Nakashima preparing to lead a Song for Peace, with Fred Veith in the background.
Mira Nakashima preparing to lead a Song for Peace, with Fred Veith in the background.
The Peace Pole, wishing Peace for all the world, in French, Russian, English and Lakota, fashioned from the Bradford Pear Tree removed from the garden during construction.
The Peace Pole, wishing Peace for all the world, in French, Russian, English and Lakota, fashioned from the Bradford Pear Tree removed from the garden during construction.
Mira Nakashima preparing to lead a Song for Peace, with Fred Veith in the background.
Mira Nakashima preparing to lead a Song for Peace, with Fred Veith in the background.