The Waco Women’s Lions Club will have a “Dinner in the Dark” fundraiser at 6 p.m. Saturday in the Baylor Club at McLane Stadium.

The event will raise money and awareness for Leader Dogs for the Blind and local organizations that provide services to people with sight impairment. It will feature cocktails, a 4-course dinner and raffle items, including a South Texas hunting trip and a 3-night Fredericksburg bed and breakfast getaway.

Tickets are $100 per person and are available by emailing, calling 420-1880 or visiting the Waco Women’s Lions Club Facebook page.

Out on the Brazos

The Out on the Brazos LBGTQ Pride Festival will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Northern Gateway Pavilion, on Lover’s Leap Road in Cameron Park.

The free event will feature food, music, poetry, fun and games for people of all ages.

For more information, email or call the Rev. Charley Garrison at 752-5331.

Calligraphy guild

The Waco Calligraphy Guild will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 800 N. New Road.

Jeanne Dittmann will present a program on creating folding and other handmade pens. For more information, call 848-4165.

Children’s garden fair

The Carleen Bright Arboretum, 9001 Bosque Blvd. in Woodway, will host a children’s garden fair from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday.

The event is free and includes demonstrations and instructional classes in aquaponics, leaf rubbing, rock painting, potting a plant and much more.

For more information, call 399-9204.

Czech Heritage Society

The McLennan Hill Chapter of the Czech Heritage Society will meet from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the West Community Center, 200 Tokio Road.

Call 301-8493 for more information.

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