A rock painting party to raise money for Project Angel Tree of Central Texas will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Ace’s Bar, 2911 Primrose Drive.

The painted rocks will be sold to raise money, and there is a $5 suggested donation for participants. Project Angel Tree provides Christmas gifts for children with incarcerated parents.

Rocks, painting supplies, pizza and door prizes will be provided.

Iris sale

The Waco Iris Society will have its annual iris sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at GreenLife Nursery, New Road and Bosque Boulevard.

For more information, call 854-2558.

Out of the Darkness

An Out Of The Darkness Walk to raise suicide awareness will take place from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday at Brazos Park East.

The fee to walk is $20, with proceeds benefiting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

‘Confessions of an Entrepreneur’

Baylor University’s Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise will present “Confessions of an Entrepreneur” with Summer Shine of Luna Juice at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at the Hankamer School of Business, 1621 S. Third St.

The “Confessions of an Entrepreneur” speaker series features conversation with local entrepreneurs who have taken nontraditional roads to achieve success.

For more information, call 710-1694.

State lawmakers

Texas Sen. Brian Birdwell and Rep. Charles “Doc” Anderson will speak about the recent special session of the Texas Legislature, at the next meeting of the McLennan County Republican Women, 11:30 a.m. Oct. 10 in the Guadalupe Room of the Waco Hilton, 113 S. University Parks Drive.

The meeting costs $15 and includes lunch. Reservation deadline is Thursday. To make a reservation, contact Rosemary Stovall at 855-3773 or roseandmary57@yahoo.com.

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

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