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Communications February 19, 2019

Top Precinct 4 Spring Break Activities

Looking for activities to keep your child or grandchild entertained over spring break? Precinct 4 has you covered.

From March 11 through March 16, children can participate in a new activity every day, from vegetable gardening to canoeing and fishing. In the evening, families are invited to watch a movie under the stars. Click here for a sampling of some of the many activities available during spring break.

Children’s Spring Break Camp. Monday, March 11, through Thursday, March 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Mercer Botanic Gardens, 22306 Aldine Westfield Road in Humble.

Make spring break fun and healthy for your child! Mercer’s Spring Break Camp offers a crash course in healthy cooking and eating. Activities include preparing healthy meals using Mercer’s mobile outdoor kitchen, planting vegetables, and tasting fresh produce. Ages 8 to 11. Cost is $40 per child. Space is limited. For more information, call 713-274-4160 or email mercerbotanicgardens@hcp4.net.

Spring Breakout. Monday, March 11, through Friday, March 15, at Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center, 20634 Kenswick Drive in Humble.

Break away from the daily routine of school and work! Spring Break is a great time to get out and enjoy nature’s wonder at Jones Park with a variety of programs throughout the week.

Reservations are required and available beginning Wednesday, February 27. Call 281-446-8588 or email jjp@hcp4.net.

  • Monday: Snakes of Harris County. 10 a.m. All ages
  • Tuesday: Texas Parks & Wildlife Department Jr. Angler. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ages 8 and up.
  • Wednesday: Texas Bound. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ages 7 to 12.
  • Thursday: Jr. Canoe Training. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ages 10 to 15.
  • Friday: Geocaching. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ages 7 and up.

Spring Break Movie Nights. Pack a picnic and lawn chairs to watch a movie under the stars. Popcorn is provided. Crafts begin at 7 p.m., and the movie begins at dusk.

  • Monday, March 11, at Lindsay Lyons Park, 2310 Atascocita Road in Humble. Featured movie: The Greatest Showman.
  • Wednesday, March 13, at Matzke Park, 13110 Jones Road in Houston. Featured movie: The Greatest Showman.
  • Saturday, March 16, at Burroughs Park, 9738 Huffsmith Road in Tomball. Classic Car show is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Featured movie: Cars.

For more spring break events and activities, visit www.hcp4.net/events/.