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Harris County Precinct 4, Harris County Public Library Partner to Reopen Baldwin Boettcher Library Bookmark

Harris County Precinct 4, Harris County Public Library Partner to Reopen Baldwin Boettcher Library
Enrichment, education, refreshment, and recreation. These are common goals of two very different institutions joining forces to provide an extraordinary experience for Harris County residents. Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner R. Jack Cagle and Harris County Public Library are proud to announce plans to rebuild Baldwin Boettcher Library at Precinct 4’s Mercer Botanic Gardens more than a year after the library closed due to Hurricane Harvey. Baldwin Boettcher

Create a Pollinator-Friendly Garden Bookmark

Create a Pollinator-Friendly Garden
What do bees, butterflies, and birds have in common? They are all pollinators and play a critical role in the food we eat. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, scientists estimate that one out of every three bites of food we eat exists because of pollinators like bees, butterflies, moths, birds, bats, beetles, and other animals. Mercer Botanic Gardens celebrates the world of pollinators at its first-ever Pollinator Festival and Fall Plant Sale Saturday, October 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. “We’ll

Name the Flower Bookmark

Name the Flower
This plant is a favorite of the sulphur butterfly caterpillar! When the butterfly emerges from its cocoon, it will either be yellow or green depending on whether it ate the flowers or the leaves of the host plant! Do you know what the host plant is?