Community / Parks

Events and Programs

Lunch Bunch Fall/Winter (PDF)
Lunch Bunch Winter (PDF


Annual Events

(Events sponsored by The Mercer Society)

March Mart Plant Sale

March Mart, Mercer’s largest plant sale, is held each March and highlights unusual and choice plant varieties unavailable in local markets. For more information on March Mart, click here or call 713-274-4160. Stay tuned for details about the 2019

Ongoing Programs

Children's Storytime in the Garden meets every Monday from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. In partnership with Harris County Public Library, Mercer presents this unique storytime in the natural setting of Mercer for parents and children to enjoy together. Storytime locations vary each week, so please call 713-274-4160 to find out the location or to check for cancellations due to weather. Free.

Lunch Bunch meets on the second Wednesday of the month from noon to 2 p.m. Bring a lunch to enjoy while listening to a lecture on a variety of gardening topics.

Volunteers are an essential part of Mercer involved in activities including gardening, teaching, fundraising, guiding interpretive tours, and native plant conservation. Become a volunteer in this beautiful and stimulating environment! To learn more about volunteer opportunities, click here.