CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Calendar of Events

Sunday, July 05, 2015

July Free Sunday

The Mayborn Museum Complex offers free admission on the first Sunday of every month. Our Free Sunday Program continues on July 5, 2015 thanks to the support of our sponsor Central Texas Smile Doctors. For more information, call 254-710-1110.

Monday, July 06, 2015

Kids Book Discussion Series at the Library

FROM JULY 6TH THROUGH 27TH, A KIDS BOOK DISCUSSION FOR AGES 8 TO 10 WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY EVENINGS AT CENTRAL LIBRARY FROM 6 TO 7:30 P.M. A DIFFERENT BOOK IS FEATURED EACH WEEK WITH DISCUSSION, GAMES, ACTIVITIES AND SNACKS. PLEASE CALL 750-5952 TO REGISTER FOR THE SERIES OR GO ONLINE TO WWW.WACOLIBRARY.ORG. SPACE IS LIMITED TO 16, SO REGISTER EARLY!

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Waco Downtown Farmers Market on Tuesdays, too!

DON’T WANT TO WAIT FOR A SATURDAY TO GET FRESH GOODIES FROM THE WACO DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET? NOW YOU DON’T HAVE TO! THE MARKET HAS EXPANDED TO INCLUDE TUESDAY AFTERNOONS IN ADDITION TO EVERY SATURDAY. THE NEXT TUESDAY MARKET IS JULY 7TH FROM 3 TO 7 P.M. AT 400 N. UNIVERSITY PARKS DR. FOR DETAILS, VISIT: WACODOWNTOWNFARMERSMARKET.COM.

Treasure Tuesdays: Ahoy- Treasure! with Nancy Wocester

Treasure Tuesdays Join us for special activities and events related to Shipwreck! Pirates and Treasure each Tuesday in July. On July 7, ventriloquist and storyteller Nancy Worcester and her friends will artfully blend education and entertainment with an engaging performance for all ages. $5 per person pricing will be offered on Treasure Tuesdays and will include admission to the museum, Shipwreck! Pirates and Treasure, and all special activities and events. For more information, call (254)710-1110.

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Babysitter Basic Training Bootcamp - Hosted by McLennan Community College

Certified Babysitter Training for ages 9 and up. Earn part time summer income as a trained babysitter. Includes all aspects of child care, first Aid, CPR, babysitter etiquette, discipline, basics of child care, and all forms to start to your business. Practice CPR on real manikins, includes fun role play exercises, certification of completion, and mini-graduation ceremony. Includes ten(10) Babysitter Business Cards. Register now. Bring sack lunch and snacks - additional snacks will be [provided. Invite your friends and join in the fun. Call 254-299-8888 or visit www.MCCandYOU.com

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Babysitter CPR

Take your babysitting skills to the next level and become certified in First Aid and CPR. Learn how to apply tourniquets, slings, care for bites, burns, tooth injuires and more. Includes great role play exercises, student handbook, wallet ID card, Ten (10) Babysitter Business Cards. Be prepared and join us for the great class. Call 254-299-8888 or go to www.MCCandYOU.com

"Heroes Around the World" by Brett Roberts for Children

Not all heroes wear capes and costumes. Join Brett as he travels the world through stories, magic and puppets to discover what makes a hero. These free presentations are part of the Library's Summer Showcase of Children's Entertainers.

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Waco Scrap Tire Collection Day

OLD TIRES ARE UGLY, AND THEY PROVIDE BREEDING GROUNDS FOR MOSQUITOES AND HIDING PLACES FOR SNAKES. GATHER UP YOUR OLD SCRAP TIRES AND GET RID OF THEM THE RIGHT WAY… AT THE CITY OF WACO’S SCRAP TIRE COLLECTION DAY, ON SATURDAY, JULY 11TH FROM 8:00 A.M. TO 12:00 NOON. BRING UP TO 10 OLD TIRES (BUT NOT MORE THAN 10) TO THE WACO SOLID WASTE SERVICES PARKING LOT AT 501 SCHROEDER DR. (OFF OF FRANKLIN DRIVE, BETWEEN BOB MILLS FURNITURE AND THE OUT HOUSE). THIS OFFER APPLIES ONLY TO WACO RESIDENTS, NOT BUSINESSES OR VISITORS. BE SURE TO BRING YOUR WACO RESIDENTIAL UTILITY BILL (WITH TRASH SERVICE) AND A MATCHING I.D. TO SHOW THAT YOU ARE A WACO RESIDENT. PLEASE DO NOT BRING TIRES WITH RIMS OR WHEELS, OR TIRES FROM OTR, SKID STEER, OR EARTH MOVERS. THE MAXIMUM SIZE ACCEPTED IS 26 INCHES. FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL: (254) 299-2612.

Waco Downtown Farmers Market

COME DOWNTOWN & ENJOY GREAT SHOPPING, TASTE TREATS, LIVE MUSIC & MUCH MORE. THE MARKET FEATURES THE BEST LOCAL AGRICULTURAL PRODUCERS & ARTISAN VENDORS WITHIN 150-MILES OF WACO. THE NEXT SATURDAY FARMERS MARKET IS JULY 11TH FROM 9 A.M. TO 1 P.M.

Monday, July 13, 2015

"Saving Money" for Kids

Stories, a piggy bank craft, and other activities explore the value of saving money for K-3rd graders. Presented by members of First Community Bank.

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Treasure Tuesdays: Oceans Rock! with Walt Whittington

Treasure Tuesdays Join us for special activities and events related to Shipwreck! Pirates and Treasure each Tuesday in July. On July 14, enjoy a hands-on presentation that includes fossils such as ammonites and troglodytes, prehistoric Megalodon shark teeth, and a hungry Great White Shark! $5 per person pricing will be offered on Treasure Tuesdays and will include admission to the museum, Shipwreck! Pirates and Treasure, and all special activities and events. For more information, call (254)710-1110.

Thursday, July 16, 2015

"Professor Brainius" Science Show for Children

Professor Brainius and his sidekick, John E. Gizmo, combine comedy, music and entertainment to get kids excited about science and math. There's lots of wild and wacky science today at this Library's Summer Showcase of Children's Performers!

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Treasure Tuesdays: Pirate Magic! with Cody Fisher

Treasure Tuesdays Join us for special activities and events related to Shipwreck! Pirates and Treasure each Tuesday in July. On July 21, experience an interactive pirates and treasure themed performance by our favorite master magician Cody Fisher. $5 per person pricing will be offered on Treasure Tuesdays and will include admission to the museum, Shipwreck! Pirates and Treasure, and all special activities and events. For more information call (254)710-1110.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

"New Little Red Riding Hood" by Storybook Theatre for Children

Storybook Theatre, a Texas Commission on the Arts performing group, brings their fractured fairy tale to life and shows that a good character makes a difference no matter where you are. Join Wanda Wolf, Granny Red, Lil Red and some puppet friends for laughs and a surprise in this Summer Showcase of Children's Performers presentation.

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Cat Show

Cat Show with over 30 different breeds! Family Fun. Rows and rows of show cats for viewing Seating to watch continuous judging Unique cat items for sale Rescue kittens/cats adoption available July 25 and 26

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Treasure Tuesdays: Pirates Ahoy! with Brian Whittington

Treasure Tuesdays Join us for special activities and events related to Shipwreck! Pirates and Treasure each Tuesday in July. On July 28 become a pirate! Audience members are invited to join in the show as characters in a pirate adventure story complete with costumes and props. $5 per person pricing will be offered on Treasure Tuesdays and will include admission to the museum, Shipwreck! Pirates and Treasure, and all special activities and events. For more information call (254)710-1110.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Hewitt National Night Out Kick Off Party

The Hewitt Police Department will be having the Hewitt National Night Out Kick Off Party on July 30, 2015 from 6pm to 9pm at the Midway Middle School Parking Lot, located at 800 North Hewitt Drive. There will be activities for the children, information booths, and food. The Brett Hendrix Band will be performing. Everything is free at this event. Follow us on Facebook: Hewitt National Night Out.

Hewitt National Night Out Kick Off Party

The Hewitt Police Department will be having the Hewitt National Night Out Kick Off Party on July 30, 2015 from 6pm to 9pm at the Midway Middle School Parking Lot, located at 800 North Hewitt Drive. There will be activities for the children, information booths, and food. The Brett Hendrix Band will be performing. Everything is free at this event. Follow us on Facebook: Hewitt National Night Out.

Sunday, August 02, 2015

August Free Sunday

The Mayborn Museum Complex offers free admission on the first Sunday of every month. Our Free Sunday Program continues on August 2, 2015 thanks to the support of our sponsor Central Texas Smile Doctors. For more information, call 254-710-1110.