Precinct 4 Commissioner R. Jack Cagle’s Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center recently hosted its annual Homestead Heritage Day, typically held the first Saturday each February, which features various family-friendly historical activities and demonstrations dating back to the early 19th century.

Precinct 4 Commissioner R. Jack Cagle’s Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center recently hosted its annual Homestead Heritage Day, typically held the first Saturday each February, which features various family-friendly historical activities and demonstrations dating back to the early 19th century.

Nearly 1,400 park visitors enjoyed games, old-fashioned foods, re-enactments and music throughout the day. Another popular attraction is the park’s Akokisa Indian Village, living-quarter replicas from the early 18th century Akokisa Indians who once lived in the vicinity of Jones Park along Spring Creek.

To learn about other Jones Park events, visit www.hcp4.net/community/parks/jones or call the park at 281-446-8588.

With leadership from Commissioner R. Jack Cagle, Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center is a Harris County Precinct 4 facility located at 20634 Kenswick Drive in Humble. All programs are free of charge and open to the public. Harris County Precinct 4 programs serve people of all ages regardless of socioeconomic level, race, sex, religion, national origin or physical ability. Jesse Jones Park Volunteers welcomes applications from interested participants.

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