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Join family and friends for this FREE festival with: Entertainment, Live Music, Children’s Crafts, Face Painting, Games, Food Trucks. During the performances on Saturday, enjoy a variety of refreshments available for purchase from one of the food trucks present at the festival!


Join us each week as we explore a different aspect of nature through hands-on activities and games! Children ages 6-12 are welcome to attend all classes open from 9 a.m. to noon. Space is limited, so call 713-274-4160 or go online at to sign up! 

Upcoming Events

Children’s Story Time in the Garden

Start Date/Time:
Monday, July 17, 2017 10:30 AM (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
End Date/Time:
Monday, July 17, 2017 11:30 AM (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
Recurring Event:
Recurring Event On the Third Monday of the month until 8/21/2017 (total 35 events)
Children’s Librarian Margo Moore at Baldwin Boettcher, along with Mercer volunteer docents, share some of their favorite nature books with children and their parents in the Mercer gardens. A craft project is included. Check in at the Visitor Center for the specific location. Free. 
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