CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Calendar of Events

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

OTA Program Application Deadline

The Occupational Therapy Assistant program is currently accepting applications for Fall 2022. The application deadline is June 1st. Completed applications may be mailed or hand-delivered to the OTA department in the CSC.

Radiologic Technology Program Application Deadline

The Radiologic Technology program is currently accepting applications for Fall 2022. The deadline is June 1st. Completed applications may be mailed or hand-delivered to the department in the CSC (there is a secure dropbox). This program has a two-step admission process and applicants will be contacted for the next phase in June.

Physical Therapy Assistant Program Application Deadline

The Physical Therapist Assistant program is currently accepting applications for Fall 2022. Completed applications may be mailed or hand-delivered to the PTA department in the CSC by June 1. (There is a secure drop box in the department.) Admission is a two-step process and applicants will be contacted for next steps for the interview phase in June.

Thursday, June 2, 2022

Saving Bodies, Minds, & Hearts 2022

A FREE event for our communities to engage with their first responders and emergency healthcare personnel. Come interact with firetrucks, helicopters, and ambulances! Information will be provided on healthy living, health screenings, drowning prevention, child abuse & neglect, and much more. Get information on stroke and heart attack awareness, as well as, learn Hands Only CPR and Stop the Bleed (tourniquet use). We will be fitting FREE life jackets and bicycle helmets. We will have Car Seat and Booster Seat Check-up, as well. The Heart of Texas Regional Advisory Council is a non-profit organization that assists EMS providers and hospitals with the development of trauma and emergency healthcare systems for the Region, which includes Bosque, Falls, Hill, Limestone, and McLennan Counties.

Saturday, June 4, 2022

Healthy Families Expo

Waco Family Medicine and Waco AHEC are delighted to host our 2nd annual Healthy Families Expo on Saturday, June 4, 2022. The theme of the event is Healthy Families, Healthy Homes, promoting individual, family, and community well-being by partnering with community resources to provide educational and interactive health services. The event will be held from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm at 1600 Providence Drive (Waco Family Medicine – Central). We will offer free health screenings, food distribution, cooking demonstrations, Zumba workout, food trucks, live music, raffle giveaways, community mural activity and family fun activities! Mark your calendars and spread the word for an event you do not want to miss. Contact: Wacoahec@gmail.com for questions!

Penguin Paradise Party

Fundraiser for new Black-footed penguin exhibit

Monday, June 6, 2022

Game Builder: Creating with Construct 3

Game Builder: Creating with Construct 3 June 6-8 • 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. LEx Labs at the BRIC 100 Research Parkway, Waco, 76704 Students ages 11-14 SIGN UP! Hosted by ESC Region 12 and facilitated by iCode instructors, campers will go beyond playing games and get a behind-the-scenes experience, learning the art and science of game development. With hands-on projects, campers will be exposed to many digital tools used today for game creation, such as Construct 3. Each game created throughout the camp will start small and grow exponentially along with skills learned! By the end of the camp, students will really see that making games is more fun than playing them. For more information contact: Judy York @ jyork@esc12.net, 254-297-1130

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Vet Tech Program Application Deadline

McLennan Community College is currently accepting applications for the Veterinary Technology AAS and Veterinary Assistant certificate program. The application deadline is June 15 at 5 pm. Completed applications may be mailed or hand-delivered to the program director. Please note that this program is held off-campus at the Highlander Ranch.

Medical Lab Technician Program Application Deadline

The Medical Lab Technician program is currently accepting applications for Fall 2022. This program is one academic year (including summer) and prepares students for entry into healthcare and other exciting industries. Students must have foundational academics completed and meet other admission requirements.