Waco Federation of Women’s Clubs is taking orders for red poinsettias. Orders must be made by Wednesday. Poinsettias will cost $12 and benefit the upkeep of the WFWC Clubhouse.

WFWC provides a place for women’s clubs to meet. Contact Sue Ann Roesing at 751-3000 to order. Pick up will be Dec. 1 from 10 a.m. until noon and 3:30-5:30 p.m. at 2900 Bosque Blvd., around back. Delivery is available for orders of 10 or more plants.

Griefshare event

Griefshare presents, “Surviving the Holidays,” Tuesday at Pace Lutheran Church, 9301 Panther Way in Hewitt.

The event begins with a free dinner at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call 857-9794 or email rjritz@earthlink.net.

Herb society meeting

The Waco Herb Society meets Tuesday beginning at 9:30 a.m. in the Whitehall Center at the Carleen Bright Arboretum.

Eolior Yokus will present the program “Herbs and Meaning.” For more information, call 772-4484.

Movie screening

InterWaco-LGBT Community Group will screen the new documentary from Academy-Award nominated documentary filmmaker David France, “The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson,” at the Waco Hippodrome, 724 Austin Ave. on Tuesday at 6 p.m.

Doors will open at 5:30. The Waco Community Race Relations Coalition, Equality Texas, Waco Friends of Peace/Climate, Tiempo Newspaper, and Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas are cosponsoring this event. Attendees will hear from two powerful social justice leaders, Dr. Rev. Valda Jean Combs and Mr. Ernesto Fraga.

Kiwanis meeting

Mark Walsh, administrator and owner of Blue Bonnet Health Services, is the featured speaker at the Wednesday meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Waco Seniors.

The club meets from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Golden Corral Restaurant on Valley Mills Drive in Waco.

Master Gardeners

Lunch with the Masters is set for Wednesday at the Carleen Bright Arboretum in Woodway. The Master Gardeners meeting will focus on the Thanksgiving season and feature a program Pat Goaley on recipes.

Contact Carol Wood at cmwood@aggienetwork.com for more information.

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