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Onsite & At-Home Resources for Families

Enhance your visit or extend your exploration with resources for the whole family to enjoy.

Adult and child reading in the Helen Fowler Library
Helen Fowler Library

The Helen Fowler Library holds a significant collection of botanical and horticultural materials about the Rocky Mountain region and similar regions around the world for you and your family.

Mordecai Children's Garden

Play, explore and discover as a family in a garden designed for children and families.

Sensory Processing and Autism Resource Kits

Sensory Processing and Autism Resource Kits (SPARK) are available to check out for free and are appropriate for people of all ages with autism or sensory needs to help them feel safe and supported while exploring the gardens at York Street.

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Native Plant Treasure Hunt

Begins September 19, ongoing
Celebrate Talk like a Pirate Day on September 19 at the Gardens by searching for treasure on our native plant treasure hunt. Check out a map at the info desk or the Science Pyramid to search the Gardens for eight plants native to Colorado. Here is the Spanish version of the Treasure Hunt Map.

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