In partnership with the Colorado chapter of the SPARK! Alzheimer's Association, Denver Botanic Gardens offers a safe, interactive experience for visitors with early-stage Alzheimer's or dementia and their care partners to explore the diverse world of plants. Participants learn something new while sharing in an enriching and engaging environment.

Sessions are one hour long on the second Wednesday of the month.


2024 SPARK! Sessions

January 10, 2024

February 14, 2024

March 13, 2024

April 10, 2024

May 8, 2024

June 12, 2024

July 10, 2024

August 14, 2024

September 11, 2024

October 9, 2024

November 13, 2024

December 11, 2024


Price: Free, advanced registration required. Reserve a spot online or by calling 720-865-3500. Please register all participants individually--caregivers, family and participants.

Instructor: Angie Andrade


Angie Andrade, HTR, is a senior horticulturalist at the Gardens and manager of the Therapeutic Horticulture Program. Angie is a registered horticultural therapist through the American Horticultural Therapy Association.

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