Please note: all events and public programming in Hermann Park are canceled for the time being. But our virtual programming lives on. Check our Hermann Park at Home page for more.

Hermann Park Conservancy hosts several events throughout the year to benefit the Park. The proceeds from these events help fund general operations as well as special projects.

Events featured here include more than just the Conservancy's signature events; community programs, and other exciting happenings are also highlighted.

August 2020

George Hermann's 177th Birthday Party

Thursday, August 6, 2020
10 am - 2 pm
Kinder Station

Join HPC as we celebrate the 177th birthday of our Park’s namesake!

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PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, August 6, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, August 7, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, August 13, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, August 14, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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PARTNER PROGRAM: WALK WITH A DOC

Saturday, August 15, 2020
9 am

Walk with a Doc is a walking program for everyone interested in taking steps for a healthier lifestyle. What better way to start your weekend than on your feet making strides to help your heart and improving your general health to live longer! While you walk at your own pace, you’ll have the opportunity to have questions answered by local physicians.

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PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, August 20, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, August 21, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, August 27, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, August 28, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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September 2020

PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, September 3, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, September 4, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, September 10, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, September 11, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, September 17, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, September 18, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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PARTNER PROGRAM: WALK WITH A DOC

Saturday, September 19, 2020
9 am

Walk with a Doc is a walking program for everyone interested in taking steps for a healthier lifestyle. What better way to start your weekend than on your feet making strides to help your heart and improving your general health to live longer! While you walk at your own pace, you’ll have the opportunity to have questions answered by local physicians.

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PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, September 24, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, September 25, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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17th Annual Run in the Park

Saturday, September 26, 2020
8 am
Molly Ann Smith Plaza

The Conservancy’s 17th Annual Run in the Park offers a 10K run, 5K run, a 5K walk and a 1K Kids’ Run. Stay tuned for registration information!

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October 2020

PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, October 1, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, October 2, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, October 8, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, October 9, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, October 15, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, October 16, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

Find out more

PARTNER PROGRAM: WALK WITH A DOC

Saturday, October 17, 2020
9 am

Walk with a Doc is a walking program for everyone interested in taking steps for a healthier lifestyle. What better way to start your weekend than on your feet making strides to help your heart and improving your general health to live longer! While you walk at your own pace, you’ll have the opportunity to have questions answered by local physicians.

Find out more

PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, October 22, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, October 23, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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PARTNER PROGRAM: Tai Chi in the Park

Thursday, October 29, 2020
6 pm
McGovern Promenade

Join us every Thursday at 6 pm along the shores of McGovern Lake for tai chi in Hermann Park.

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, October 30, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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November 2020

CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, November 6, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, November 13, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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PARK TO PORT BIKE RIDE

Saturday, November 14, 2020
7:30 am
Bill Coats Bridge

The Park to Port Bike Ride gives participants a unique perspective of Houston. The 20-mile round-trip takes riders from Hermann Park’s Bayou Parkland east along the Brays Bayou Greenway trail to the Port of Houston where Port Houston sponsors a turn-around party with snacks, drinks and music. Participants then ride back along the trail to Hermann Park for a celebratory Post-Ride Party. The Park to Port Bike Ride is open to riders of all levels and is not a race. Skilled and leisure riders will all find fun in this unique ride! 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, November 20, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

Find out more

PARTNER PROGRAM: WALK WITH A DOC

Saturday, November 21, 2020
9 am

Walk with a Doc is a walking program for everyone interested in taking steps for a healthier lifestyle. What better way to start your weekend than on your feet making strides to help your heart and improving your general health to live longer! While you walk at your own pace, you’ll have the opportunity to have questions answered by local physicians.

Find out more

CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, November 27, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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December 2020

CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, December 4, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, December 11, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, December 18, 2020
10 am - 11 am
Family Garden in McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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January 2021

CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, January 1, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, January 8, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, January 15, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, January 22, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, January 29, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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February 2021

CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, February 5, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, February 12, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, February 19, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, February 26, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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March 2021

CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, March 5, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, March 12, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, March 19, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, March 26, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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April 2021

CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, April 2, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, April 9, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, April 16, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, April 23, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, April 30, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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May 2021

CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, May 7, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, May 14, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, May 21, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, May 28, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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June 2021

CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, June 4, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, June 11, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, June 18, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, June 25, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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July 2021

CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, July 2, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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CHILDREN'S STORY HOUR

Friday, July 9, 2021
10 am - 11 am
The Family Garden in the McGovern Centennial Gardens

Bring your little ones to listen to a story every Friday morning in the McGovern Centennial Garden’s Family Garden. After the reading, children are invited to participate in a fun activity like coloring a picture or planting a seed to take home. 

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