The Community Race Relations Coalition will host a dinner and screen “Marshall” from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at St. Alban’s Episcopal Church parish hall, 503 N. 30th St.

Dinner is provided by the coalition board, and donations are accepted. “Marshall” tells the story of a landmark case handled by Thurgood Marshall before he became a Supreme Court Justice. The event is free and open to all, but reservations are required by emailing or calling 717-7903.

Community concert

The Waco Community Band will give a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Ball Performing Arts Center at McLennan Community College.

For more information, call 299-8283.

Kiwanis Seniors

Baylor professor Robert Darden will speak during the Kiwanis Club of Waco Seniors meeting from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Golden Corral on Valley Mills Drive.

For more information, call 399-0072.

Literacy Coalition

The Central Texas Literacy Coalition will meet at 3 p.m. Wednesday in the Michaelis Academic Center Room 111 at McLennan Community College. Fred Hills will be the guest speaker. The public is invited to attend.

For more information, call 722-6395 or email

Christian Writers

Karol Ladd will speak to the Christian Writers Workshop during a workshop from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Woodway, 13000 Woodway Drive.

Ladd is a Baylor University alumna and author of several books. The workshop is free and open to the public.

Watercolor exhibit

Central Texas Watercolor Society members have 19 of their paintings on exhibit from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Wednesday at the McLennan Community College Performing Arts Building.

Jeremy Newton will critique the paintings at 3 p.m. Thursday. For more information, email

Waco Aglow

Keith Norman will be the featured speaker at Waco Aglow Community Lighthouse’s meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at 7215 Bosque Blvd.

For more information, call Barbara Haynes at 744-4680.

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