Growing Connections Nature Heals is a free gardening program, created exclusively for people living with early dementia and their care partners, offered by Dakota County Master Gardeners in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association and Dakota County Communities for Living Initiative.
No garden, gardening experience, or green thumb required!
Spring – Tuesday Classes
*NOTE: In abundant concern for educators and attendees, the Spring session of Growing Connections has been cancelled. Watch for announcements regarding the fall session.
Lakeville Heritage Library
20085 Heritage Drive, Lakeville MN 55044
Master Gardener volunteers lead six fun, casual classes on subjects such as:
- Birds in the Garden
- Cooking with Herbs
- Kokedama – Japanese moss ball plant
- Bee Lawns
- Healing Garden
We also provide a light snack and plenty of social time to connect with your classmates.