The Waco Hispanic Museum, 2815 Speight Ave., will have its Anniversary Celebration from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.

The history of “El Grito de Dolores” will be told, and members of the World Champion Lake Air Little League softball team will be honored.

Walk for the Homeless

Mission Waco’s annual Walk for the Homeless will be from 8 to 10:30 a.m. Sunday, starting at the Meyer Center, 1226 Washington Ave. The 1.2-mile education and prayer walk will stop for readings and talks at locations along the way where the poor and homeless receive services.

There is no cost or reservation required. Walkers are encouraged to bring and donate hygiene items for people in need.

For more information, call 753-4900.

Genealogy apps

The Central Texas Genealogical Society and West Waco Genealogy Center will have a session on using apps starting at noon Monday in the West Waco Library meeting room, 5301 Bosque Blvd.

The session is free and includes a brown bag lunch.

For more information, call 745-6018.

Geopolitics of Persian Gulf

David Oualaalou, a veteran, global affairs analyst and educator, will present a program on the new geopolitical outlook in Iran and the Persian Gulf region during the Waco Rotary Club’s meeting at noon Monday at the Waco Lion’s Den, 1716 N. 42nd Street.

Lunch costs $10.

For more information, call 776-2115.

Gardeners holiday arrangements

Rachelle Kemp, of R&R Landscaping, will demonstrate holiday arrangements made from materials commonly found in residential yards during a Master Gardeners lunch from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the pavilion at Carleen Bright Arboretum in Woodway.

Attendees are responsible for their own lunch. Call 399-9204 for more information.

Submit items in printed or typed form to Briefly, P.O. Box 2588, Waco 76702-2588; fax to 757-0302; or email to

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