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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

Gardening Daze

Start Date/Time:
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 8:30 AM (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
End Date/Time:
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 11:30 AM (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
Recurring Event:
Recurring Event Every 1 week(s) on Wednesday until 3/31/2021 (total 209 events)
Category:
Parks
Location:
Description:

Join Horticultural Coordinator Matt Abernathy Wednesdays at 8:30 a.m. for native plant landscaping and habitat restoration in the park. Volunteers assist with gardening outside the Nature Center, tending plants in the greenhouse, removing invasive plants, assisting with habitat restoration, and other horticulture projects. Volunteer Doug Ebeling also offers vegetable gardening at 10 a.m. in the heritage garden at the pioneer homestead. Closed-toed shoes, gloves, a hat, sunscreen, and water are recommended.

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