The History of West Museum will host a free button exhibit sponsored by the Brazos Button Club of Waco between Thursday and March 31.

The museum, at 112 E. Oak St., is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.

For more information, call 755-6762 or visit

Kiwanis Seniors

Caritas case management director Tammy Stevens will speak about the Urgent Assistance Program during the Kiwanis Club of Waco Seniors meeting at 9:30 a.m. March 7 at Golden Corral on Valley Mills Drive.

For more information, call 399-0072.

Archeological Society

The Central Texas Archeological Society will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Mayborn Museum.

Kenneth Brittain, chair of the McLennan County Historical Commission, will speak about Torrey Trading Post No. 2 and the Indian Council Grounds.

The public is invited to attend.

Watercolor workshop

Fort Worth artist Court Bailey will hold a workshop on painting portraits in watercolor during the Central Texas Watercolor Society’s meeting from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 14 at Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, 1624 Wooded Acres Drive.

For more information, call 472-5955.

Storytelling event

Altrusa of Waco will host “Laughs, Lies and Tall Tales — A Storytelling Event and Luncheon,” featuring Donna Ingham, a storyteller, humorist, folklorist and three-time winner of the Texas State Liar’s contest. Ingham will be joined by Vivian Rutherford of the Heart of Texas Storytelling Guild.

The event will start at 11:30 a.m. March 17 at Baylor Club in McLane Stadium. Tickets are $40 each. For more information, call 715-4302.

Blue Angels

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will perform April 7 and 8 during the Heart of Texas Airshow. It will be the group’s first performance in Waco in more than 30 years.

For tickets and more information visit

Hoops for Hope

Baylor University President Linda Livingstone and her husband, Brad, will be the guest speakers at the 2018 Hoops for Hope Assist Banquet April 8 at Highland Baptist Life Center, 1900 N. 30th St.

Tickets are $25. For more information, call 717-5011.

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