Borderline Healing Garden dedication

Photos by Michael Coons/Acorn Newspapers

  • Kristal Lynn Konzen, a dance instructor at Borderline, wears a "Borderline Strong" bandana around her cowboy boot during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Randi Josett and Nick Rose hug during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Desteny Sawyer holds a rose for her aunt and Borderline shooting victim, Noel Sparks, during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Roses were left on the granite benches in the Healing Garden during the dedication at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Hundreds gathered for the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Paige Peel performs her song, "Our Home" during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Family and friends of Noel Sparks during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Victoria Rose Meek, left, and her mother, Laura Lynn, during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Annie Bosko performs the song, "You Belong to the Sky" during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Ventura County Undersheriff Monica McGrath, left, comforts Karen Helus during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • John Ondrasik of the band Five for Fighting gestures towards Karen Helus after performing the song "Superman" during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Thousand Oaks Mayor Rob McCoy speaks during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Jason Coffman reads the name of his son, Cody, during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Doves are released as Carly Bracco performs "Amazing Grace" during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • Carly Bracco performs "Amazing Grace" during the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.

  • People hug following the dedication of the Healing Garden at Conejo Creek Park North Nov. 7 in Thousand Oaks.