CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Calendar of Events

Friday, June 3, 2022

Classical and Jazz Night at the Cornucopia

Join me once again at the Susan L. Sistrunk FIne Art Gallery for a night of art, music and fellowship, enjoying the wonderful sounds of classical guitar by Frank Exum, and jazz piano by musician Victor Leggett. My show "Cornucopia: An Abundance of Fellowship and Memories", will be up with several pieces still for sale along with fresh prints of all your favorite pieces! Call me, Artist Julian Rosas, at 254-339-4982, or call Susan L. Sistrunk at 254-733-9478, for further details. *Parking can be found at 2210 Washington Ave, or along Washington Ave in City of Waco approved spots. (Please be aware parking in other privately owned properties could result in towing)

Saturday, June 4, 2022

DOUBLE HEADLINER COMEDY SHOW

Ehsan Ahmad (Showtime) from Austin, TX & Soo Ra from NYC (Buzzfeed), who met @ The World Famous Comedy Store in LA & have both been on Kill Tony are coming to Waco for one night only!

Penguin Paradise Party

Fundraiser for new Black-footed penguin exhibit

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!

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

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.

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.

Cosmetology Program Application Deadline

McLennan Community College's Cosmetology program is now accepting applications! Send yours in before the deadline on June 15.

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Parkdale Viking Hills Neighborhood Meeting

Parkdale Viking Hills Neighborhood Association invites you to the neighborhood meeting. Joining your local neighborhood association is a great way to meet your neighbors, identify and solve neighborhood issues, collaborate directly with the City of Waco, and make your voice heard. PVHNA is getting started back up, so we are looking for new officers to lead the association. At the June meeting, we will be adopting our bylaws, electing officers, and getting feedback from neighbors on project ideas. We look forward to having you! To find out if you live in the Parkdale Viking Hills Neighborhood, visit waco-texas.com/neighborhoods, and click the blue button "What's My Neighborhood?" For more information, contact the Office of Neighborhood Engagement at 254.750.5774 or at neighborhoods@wacotx.gov.

Monday, June 20, 2022

Juneteenth Holiday - Campus Closed

McLennan Community College will be closed in honor of the Juneteenth Holiday on Monday, June 20. 

Friday, June 24, 2022

Brazos Nights

We are excited to announce the return of Brazos Nights to downtown Waco, featuring free concerts, food trucks and family fun. Join us on Friday, June 24 as we welcome legendary Texas singer-songwriter Robert Earl Keen for our third concert of the series and the final tour of his career. Opening for Keen is country artist Elizabeth Cook. Admission to Brazos Nights is free. The event opens at 6 p.m. and runs from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Due to ongoing construction projects near the traditional event site, the 2022 concerts will take place at Heritage Square in downtown Waco (300 Austin Ave.). Chairs, blankets and coolers are allowed. Follow the Brazos Nights Facebook page for updates or visit brazosnightswaco.com.

Sunday, June 26, 2022

Faith & Foundation Community Event

FAITH & FOUNDATION COMMUNITY EVENT Hello my name is Francis Key; I am a member of Mighty Wind Worship Center for 22 years and I will be hosting my First Annual Faith and Foundation Event this year. This will be a FREE COMMUNITY EVENT! My vision is to unite and fellowship through the Faith and in the Foundation of Christ. This will be a time to unite, fellowship and connect with other believers and enjoy what God is doing not only in our lives, but in our city. My plan is to provide Free Food, Drinks, Games for the Kiddos, Testimonies, Live Worship Music, Praise and Dance Performances, and Car Show for the families. This Event will take place on Sunday June 26, 2022 Time of the Event will be from 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. If your business or church family would like to be a part of this wonderful event, you can reach me @ Francisarias1103@Gmail.com or (254)262-2918 anytime. In regarding to Worship Band Performances please call Joe Arias @ (254) 759-2286 and any questions on being a part of Car Show please reach out to Tony Garcia with Texas Royalty Car Club @ tony4tat2s@Gmail.com or (254)644-7636. All other questions please reach out to myself Francis Key. God Bless!

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Documentary: "Life at 50 Degrees C: As the World Gets Hotter, Survival Gets Harder."

"The Waco Friends of the Climate will screen the documentary "Life at 50 Degrees C: As the World Gets Hotter, Survival Gets Harder," 6pm, Tuesday, June 28, at the South Waco Library, 2737 S. 18th St., Waco. The film details the extreme hardships of those suffering heatwaves at multiple sites around the globe. Refreshments will be provided, all are welcome, and the event is Free. Questions: anorthc@aol.com "

Thursday, June 30, 2022

Vocational Nursing Program Application Deadline

The Vocational Nursing program is currently accepting applications for Fall 2022. The deadline is June 30 at 5 pm. Completed applications may be mailed or hand-delivered to HP 222 (there is a secure drop box available). The Vocational nursing program is a great entry point into Nursing, allowing successful applicants to complete a one-year certificate and enter the workforce, but also move forward into higher levels of nursing through further education at MCC.