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Mobile Kitchen at Mercer Botanic Gardens Bookmark

Fresh food from Mercer may soon be on your child’s menu! In June 2018, The Mercer Society was awarded a $9,000 United Way Community Building Grant to purchase a Charlie Cart, which is a mobile kitchen specializing in hands-on learning experiences.

Mercer Botanic Gardens Announces New Interim Director Bookmark

Mercer’s under new leadership! As Mercer’s new interim director, Chris Ludwig will focus on improving Mercer’s flood resiliency and carrying out a new master plan at Mercer. “Our master plan will help us grow by identifying the best use of Mercer’s resources,” said Ludwig. “We may not be able to move the gardens, but we can make the inevitable floods less damaging.”

Mercer Botanic Gardens Winter-Spring 2019 Program Schedule Bookmark

With leadership from Commissioner R. Jack Cagle, Mercer Botanic Gardens is a Harris County Precinct 4 Parks facility located one mile north of FM 1960 at 22306 Aldine Westfield Road in Humble, 77338. Harris County Precinct 4 programs serve people of all ages regardless of socioeconomic level, race, sex, religion, national origin, or physical ability. Anyone seeking additional information or requiring special assistance to participate in any program should contact Mercer at 713-274-4160 or Visit Mercer online at