The Centex Action Network will host a Women’s March Anniversary Rally from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at Heritage Square.

The event will feature speakers and music designed to inspire, motivate and reignite the passion from last year’s march. All are invited to participate in the rally regardless of gender, culture, religion, race or ability. Families are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Republic of Texas essays

The Sterling C. Robertson Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas is sponsoring essay contests for students in fourth and seventh grades. The topic for fourth graders is “Steven F. Austin, His Life and Contributions to the Republic.” The topic for seventh graders is “Moses Austin’s Old 300, Who, What, Why?”

Essays must be received by February 15, via mail to: Lynn Pearson, 663 Cox’s Oak Valley Road, Waco, 76705.

Instructions and submission forms can be found at

For more information, call 799-5002.

Confessions of an Entrepreneur

Baylor Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise will feature Blake and Kimberly Batson of Common Grounds during its Confessions of an Entrepreneur event Thursday.

The free event starts at 12:30 p.m. at the Baylor University Hankamer School of Business, Foster 143/144, 1621 S. Third St.

Call 710-1694 for more information.

Domino tournament

The Westphalia Knights of Columbus Council No. 13902 is hosting a 42 domino tournament Jan. 28 at the Westphalia Parish Hall. Registration starts at 11:30 a.m., and play starts at 12:30 p.m. Entry fee is $5, and prizes will be awarded.

Contact Junior Hering at 583-2156 or James Kahlig at 985-2315 for more information.

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