John Buckley


Vernon Park Rain Garden Caretaker

Johnny Buckley

Johnny Buckley is a Sagittarius who adores coffee, vegan donuts, moments, bicycle adventures, swimming, campfires, picture books, and stuffing suitcases with potentials. A resident of Germantown, Papa to 3 wild and wondrous kids (8,6,4), grateful for his life partner, thankful for forests and water, he believes that community, family, and relationship, are everything. He is a play enthusiast, juggler, and green space advocate, cultivating experiential, place-based, performance art.

A graduate of Antioch University New England (AUNE) with a Self Designed M.Ed, Johnny loves to plait and weft nature, play, and art, into sustainable, mindful, experiences. BA Theater, Temple University. 2001. Please visit to read about his playful adventures to preserve and cultivate urban green spaces in Philadelphia.
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