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6th Annual SPARK! Alliance Conference

About SPARK! Alliance

SPARK! is a cultural program for people with early to mid-stage memory loss and their care partners. Programs are designed to keep participants actively engaged in their communities by providing experiences that stimulate conversations, provide peer support and inspire creativity through engaging in museum experiences, workshops and programs. SPARK! programs are free for families to attend together in a comfortable environment led by specially trained staff and volunteers.
For more information, visit the SPARK! website:


Attend the 6th Annual SPARK! Alliance Conference

Connecting Communities

Thursday, October 3 from 8am-5pm | Friday, October 4 from 8am-1pm
Kenosha Public Museums


The 6th Annual SPARK! Conference will provide a diverse offering of training focused on best practices for creative engagement through art, nature and culture. Featuring keynote address and workshop by Dr. Elizabeth Lokon

Check back this summer for the complete conference schedule.

For more information, please contact Jenn Edginton at or 262-653-4423.


Early bird tickets available through August 9
2-Day Registration – $100 ($125 after August 9)
1-Day Registraion – $75 each day ($100 after August 9)

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Wyndham Garden Kenosha

The Wyndham Garden Kenosha Harborside is a half mile from the museums, and is offering a special $109 rate for SPARK! Alliance Conference attendees.  Click here to reserve online, or call 262-358-9566 and ask for the SPARK! block rate.