A CROP Hunger Walk will start at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Bledsoe-Miller Pavillion. Registration opens at 2.

Sponsored by the Church World Service, proceeds from the walk go toward ending hunger in Waco and around the world. Caritas of Waco will receive a quarter of the proceeds. To register, contact Katie Cook at 755-7745.

MCC closed Nov. 22-26

McLennan Community College will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday Nov. 22-26. Offices will close at 5 p.m. Nov. 21, but evening classes will be held that day.

Texas Tech University offices will also be closed Nov. 22-26, and classes will not be held. Tarleton State University offices will be open and classes will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Nov. 22. For more information, contact Highlander Central at 299-8622.

Microchips and vaccinations

The Animal Birth Control Clinic, 3238 Clay Ave, is having a pet microchip and health clinic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

Lifetime registration microchips cost $25. Distemper-parvo vaccinations, feline vaccinations, heartworm testing and rabies vaccinations cost $10. For more information, contact Carrie Kuehl at 722-2878.

Art Guild show

The Art Guild of Central Texas will have a free “Show and Get Help” event from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday in the garden room at Central Presbyterian Church, 9191 Woodway Drive.

Members and guests can present pieces of finished art to show or bring something to receive advice from many professional artists and teachers in the guild.

Homespun Quilters

Waco Homespun Quilters’ Guild will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Lakewood Christian Church, 6509 Bosque Blvd.

Sharon Holliday will present the program called “SOS — Save Our Scraps.” Visitors are welcome. Contact Jerry Mitchell at jedomi70@yahoo.com for more information.

Civil War ancestors

The Central Texas Genealogical Society and West Waco Genealogy Center will present “Tracing Civil War Ancestors” at noon Monday at the West Waco Library meeting room, 5301 Bosque Blvd.

Call 750-5945 for more information.

Rotary Club

Col. Hank Perry, U.S. Army Garrison-Fort Hood Commander, will be the featured speaker at the Rotary Club’s meeting at noon Monday at the Lions Den, 1716 N. 42nd St.

Lunch is $10. For more information, call 776-2115.

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