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Children and families are invited to visit the new Children’s Garden at Mercer Botanic Gardens.

Mercer Botanical Gardens has a slate of exciting activities planned for summer gardening enthusiasts.

Mercer’s excited to dedicate an area to some of its smallest patrons.

Shakespeare’s famous for his colorful characters and timeless themes, but plant-lovers have another reason to love him: the Shakespeare gardens he created and immortalized.

Did you know that Mercer Botanic Gardens offers more than stunning garden views? Behind the scenes, Mercer has a thriving research center boasting a growing collection of pressed and dried plant samples, known to botanists as a herbarium.

A walk along the Spring Creek Greenway trails may one day yield more than just fresh air. Last summer, Commissioner Cagle began a new initiative aimed at restoring native fruit and nut trees along the greenway for families and wildlife to enjoy. 

Texas waterways are teeming with life. Now, Jones Park visitors will get a chance to explore this hidden world at the park’s new Turtle Pond Aquatics Lab. 

Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program invites all senior adults ages 50 and better on a bus trip to the Original Round Top Antiques Fair Tuesday, Sept. 27 at 8 a.m.

Wash the dust of the weary miles off your car and support the arts this Saturday at the annual Kingwood Park HS Orchestra fundraiser from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, weather permitting.