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May
11

Don your favorite hat or headpiece adorned with blooms and enjoy a serene afternoon at Mercer Botanic Gardens with tea, hors d’oeuvres, sweets, fashionable hats, flowers, and more. Door prize drawing available for the “most blooming” bonnet. To register or receive additional information, contact The Mercer Society by calling 713-274-4160 or visiting www.themercersociety.org. Hats not required.

May
19

Enjoy a fun-filled day of educational, family friendly activities in one of Harris County’s most beautiful parks! Visit recreated confederate and union camps to learn about Civil War era lifestyles. Also take guided tours to discover the history of the recently discovered Spring Creek Park Cemetery. FREE event. Rain or shine. 

Jun
12

Join us each week as we explore a different aspect of nature through hands-on activities and games! Children ages 6-12 are welcome to attend all classes open from 9 a.m. to noon. Space is limited, so call 713-274-4160 or go online at www.hcp4.net/mercersummercamp to sign up! 

Upcoming Events

New: Adult Coloring Book Class

Start Date/Time:
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 1:00 PM (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
End Date/Time:
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 3:00 PM (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
Recurring Event:
Recurring Event Every 1 week(s) on Wednesday until 12/26/2018 (total 103 events)
Category:
Mangum-Howell Center
Location:
Description:

Explore the beautifully detailed illustrations and drawings in an adult coloring book, and bring them to life using colorful palettes and your imagination. In this class, the process of focusing on colors and creation is very therapeutic in helping to relieve anxiety and stress! Volunteer instructor Senetta Young uses the color wheel to teach her students how colors work together to create beautiful works of art. Bring your favorite coloring book, coloring pencils, crayons, or markers, and feel the anxiety and stress slip away as you color. Call 281-591-7830 or come by the Center to sign up.

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