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Date:
January 15, 2018
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location:
Karl E. Clark Park
Address:
313 Market Place
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Contact:
650-330-2220
Email:
Cost:
FREE
Karl E Clark Park
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Karl E. Clark Park Dedication Ceremony

Monday, January 15, 2018

Come celebrate Karl Clark! The City will be renaming and dedicating Market Place Park after Menlo Park resident and WWII Veteran Karl E. Clark.

The event will include a Posting Colors ceremony presented by the American Legion Post 419 Color Guard, followed by testimonials from local representatives and several members of the community, sharing their stories about Mr. Karl Clark. The ceremony will end with the unveiling of the new Karl E. Clark Park sign. Light refreshments will be served. The event will be held rain or shine. 

About Karl E. Clark
Mr. Clark was a WWII Hero and received the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal with the Combat Distinguished Device in 2012. Beyond his accomplishments in the military, Mr. Clark made many contributions to the community throughout his lifetime as a community activist and mentor. He was an accomplished  author of three books and helped establish the Onetta Harris Community Center and the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Peninsula.