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Precinct 4 invites individuals 50 years and better to visit the horses of Houston’s Mounted Patrol to discover what it takes for a horse to become part of the troop Tuesday, Sept. 13 at 9:30 a.m.

Expert and beginner artists can learn how to preserve the beauty of Mercer through art with awardwinning Kingwood artist Betsy Barry Friday, July 29 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Barry will demonstrate how to create images of collected subject matter in graphite and colored pencil during this Drawing from the Garden class.

Mercer Botanic Gardens’ east side, which encompasses 20 acres of versatile botanic gardens that showcases the region’s largest collection of native and cultivated plants, is reopening to the public Wednesday, May 25 after being closed more than four weeks due to severe flood damage.

The 10th Annual Holiday Book Drive at Barnes & Noble Deerbrook to benefit the Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital Book Buster program is currently underway and will run throughout December.

Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program invites all senior adults ages 50 years of age and better to learn about the rich history of Galveston Bay and the Port of Houston aboard the Seagull II Thursday, July 30 at 8 a.m.

When a street sign goes missing or a roadway needs repairs, residents may not always know who to call for help. With county, city, and state officials all providing different services, navigating the many agencies can be challenging.

Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program invites all senior adults 50 years of age and better to learn about the rich heritage of civil aviation during a trip to the 1940 Air Terminal Museum Thursday, Aug. 27 at 9 a.m.

Mercer Botanic Gardens invites new second and third graders to explore the gardens and observe the pollinators that flap, fly and flitter among the flowers during its Butterflies & Bees Camp starting Tuesday, July 21 through Thursday, July 23 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital employees and volunteers donated more than 6,000 pounds of food to Humble Area Assistance Ministries (HAAM) during the hospital’s Second Annual Summer Food Drive for HAAM.