March 1

Stars over Texas Jamboree

The family-style musical jamboree will have its monthly show, 7 p.m. at Lee Lockwood Library and Museum, 2810 W. Waco Drive. Cost is $14 for general admission, $12 for those 65 and older. Call 755-7257. Also on Facebook.

Wind ensemble concert

The McLennan Community College Wind Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Ball Performing Arts Center on the MCC campus. Admission is free. Online: mclennan.edu/bands

Boot Scootin’ Dance

Weekly club dance is from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Sul Ross Center, 15th Street and Waco Drive. All ages are welcome. Admission costs $5.

March 2

First Friday

First Friday in downtown Waco provides special activities, and downtown stores will be open late, offering events, food and drink specials. More details are on the First Friday Waco Facebook page. Online: facebook.com/FirstFridayWaco

March 5

Young at Heart Dance Club

Weekly club dance is from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Sul Ross Center, 15th Street and Waco Drive. Admission costs $5.

March 6

Barnes Decorative Arts

Historic Waco Foundation’s Lavonia Jenkins Barnes Decorative Arts lecture series continues, 6 to 8 p.m. in the Education Center at the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum. Dr. Karen Pope, senior lecturer in art history, will discuss the evolution of American art. Tickets cost $75 to attend all seven classes or $15 per class. Call 753-5166. Online: historicwaco.org

Young at Heart Dance Club

Weekly club dance is from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Sul Ross Center, 15th Street and Waco Drive. Admission costs $5.

March 8

Boot Scootin’ Dance

Weekly club dance is from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Sul Ross Center, 15th Street and Waco Drive. All ages are welcome. Admission costs $5.

March 13

GOP Women luncheon

Republican candidates will speak at the McLennan County Republican Women’s meeting, 11:30 a.m. in the Brazos Room of the Waco Hilton, 113 S. University Parks Drive. Reservations are due by March 8. Cost is $17, which includes lunch. Make reservations by calling Rosemary Stovall at 855-3773 or emailing her at roseandmary57@yahoo.com.

Young at Heart Dance Club

Weekly club dance is from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Sul Ross Center, 15th Street and Waco Drive. Admission costs $5.

March 14

Christian Writers Workshop

Tanya Lacy and Garrett Williams will talk about blogging and the use of photography at the free workshop, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Woodway, 13000 Woodway Drive. Call 339-3060.

March 15

Science Thursdays

Annie Ginty, assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience at Baylor, will speak on “Stress and Your Health,” at Science Thursdays at the Mayborn, 1300 S. University Parks Drive. Presentation is from 7 to 8 p.m. Coffee and cookies served at 6:30 p.m. Free. Call 710-2511.

Distinguished Artist Series

Paul Jacobs, the only organist to win a Grammy Award, performs in this Distinguished Artist Series concert, 7:30 p.m. in Jones Concert Hall in the Glennis McCrary Music Building on the Baylor campus. Tickets cost $10-15. Online: baylor.edu/music

Boot Scootin’ Dance

Weekly club dance is from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Sul Ross Center, 15th Street and Waco Drive. All ages are welcome. Admission costs $5.

March 16

H-E-B Celebrity Cookoff

This Waco ISD Foundation event raises funds to provide grants for special programs for classroom teachers. It begins at 7 p.m. in the Waco Convention Center’s Brazos Room. Call 755-9454. This event was rescheduled from February. Online: wacoisdfoundation.org

West Over 40 Dance

Texas Heartbeat will perform, 7 to 10 p.m. at the Tours Hall, 245 St. Martin’s Church Road in Tours. Those attending should provide finger foods. Admission costs $5.

March 17

Food Truck Showdown

This event, with food trucks, as well as beer and wire gardens, live entertainment, a petting zone and a kids zone, returns to downtown Waco. Food truck speciality dishes will be available from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Online: wacochamber.org

Jazz at the Movies

Waco Jazz Orchestra will perform classic jazz songs from the movies, 7:30 p.m. at the Waco Hipppdrome. Online: wacojazzorchestra.com

Bunny Brunch

This event, sponsored by VOICE, includes lunch, a style show, children’s activities and photos with Bonnie the Bunny. It begins at 10:30 a.m. at Ridgewood Country Club, 7301 Fish Pond Road. Tickets cost $30 per child. Call 254-741-9222. Online: voiceinc.org

March 17-19

‘The Lion King Jr.’

Jubilee Theatre presents this children’s musical based on the Disney film at the theater, 1319 N. 15th St. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets cost $5-10. Online: jubileetheatre-waco.org

March 20

Young at Heart Dance Club

Weekly club dance is from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Sul Ross Center, 15th Street and Waco Drive. Admission costs $5.

March 21

Lunch with the Masters

Master Gardener Mark Barnett will discuss turf and ornamental grasses, noon at The Pavilion at the Carleen Bright Arboretum. Participants are invited to bring a lunch. Free. For information, call 399-9204. Online: mclennanmastergardeners.org

Christian Writers Workshop

Leslie Wilson will speak will speak about editing written work at the free workshop, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Woodway, 13000 Woodway Drive. Call 339-3060.

March 22

Table Toppers

Art Center of Waco’s big fundraising event is from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Baylor Club at McLane Stadium. Tickets cost $65 for Art Center members and $70 for non-members through March 3; tickets cost $5 more after that date. Online: artcenterwaco.org

Family Health Center Gala

Former Major League pitcher Jim Morris, whose story was the basis of the movie “The Rookie,” will be guest speaker for this fundraiser for the Family Health Center, 6 p.m. at Knox Hall in the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame, 100 Ranger Trail. Call 254-313-4350. Online: wacofhc.org

Boot Scootin’ Dance

Weekly club dance is from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Sul Ross Center, 15th Street and Waco Drive. All ages are welcome. Admission costs $5.

March 23-25

‘Living Word’

Jubilee Theatre presents this small cast readers’ theater-style show that follows the Passion Week, 1319 N. 15th St. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets cost $7-12. Online: jubileetheatre-waco.org

March 23-25

‘The Three Musketeers’

Waco Civic Theatre presents Alexandre Dumas’ swashbuckling tale. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Online: wacocivictheatre.org

March 24

Women's empowerment

Women's Empowerment Conference, 10 a.m. at Second Missionary Baptist Church, 2001 Dallas St. Doors open at 9 a.m. Tickets cost $25, which includes lunch and a red carpet walk. Topics on health, self-worth, fitness, credit repair, finance and time management presented. Purchase tickets at Eventbrite or call Hillcrest Chiropractic Clinic at 754-4000.

Freedom Ball

Military personnel and Gold Star families are honored at this annual event, 6 p.m. at the Waco Convention Center. It is sponsored by the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce and Greater Waco Aviation Alliance. Call 757-5600. Online: wacochamber.com

Boots on the Brazos

Fundraiser benefiting The Arc of McLennan County includes a barbecue dinner, raffle and dance. The event is from 7 to 11 p.m. in the Brazos Room of the Waco Convention Center. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Individual tickets cost $95. Online: wacoarc.org

Waco Symphony concert

Violinist Simone Porter will perform with the Waco Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. in Waco Hall on the Baylor campus. The Waco Symphony Belles and Brass will be presented at the concert. Online: wacosymphony.com

March 24-25

South 40 Outdoor Expo

Outdoor products and services are promoted by vendors and exhibitors, and fishing and activities for kids are available at the Extraco Events Center, 4601 Bosque Blvd. A barbecue cookoff and car show are planned. Free. Online: extracoeventscenter.com

March 25

Panhellenic Forum

Waco Alumnae Panhellenic’s Spring Forum for high school senior girls and their parents, 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 4901 Cobbs Drive. A $5 donation per girl is requested. Call 254-715-0934 or email lhallenbama65@gmail.com. Online: wacochamber.com

March 26

Golf benefit

The 21st annual Vanguard Golf Tournament, benefiting Vanguard College Preparatory School athletic programs, will be at Ridgewood Country Club. To ask questions, call 772-8111. Online: vanguard.org

March 27

Young at Heart Dance Club

Weekly club dance is from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Sul Ross Center, 15th Street and Waco Drive. Admission costs $5.

March 28

Christian Writers Workshop

Marji Laine, executive director of Write Integrity Press, will speak about the pros and cons of publishing options at the free workshop, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Woodway, 13000 Woodway Drive. Call 339-3060.

March 29

Go Red for Women

Jenna Bush Hager is the guest speaker for this fundraising event for the American Heart Association, 10:30 a.m. at the Waco Convention Center. Tickets cost $150 per person; call 866-698-5414 or go online to www.wacogored.heart.org.

Science Thursdays

Touradj Solouki, professor of chemistry at Baylor, will speak on “Early and Non-invasive Disease Detection,” at Science Thursdays at the Mayborn, 1300 S. University Parks Drive. Presentation is from 7 to 8 p.m. Coffee and cookies served at 6:30 p.m. Free. Call 710-2511.

Boot Scootin’ Dance

Weekly club dance is from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Sul Ross Center, 15th Street and Waco Drive. All ages are welcome. Admission costs $5.

March 29-31

‘The Three Musketeers’

Waco Civic Theatre presents Alexandre Dumas’ swashbuckling tale. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Online: wacocivictheatre.org

April 1

‘The Three Musketeers’

Waco Civic Theatre presents Alexandre Dumas’ swashbuckling tale. Showtime is 2:30 p.m. Online: wacocivictheatre.org

April 3

Feast of Caring

Caritas of Waco’s fundraising event offers a Soup Cook-off, Dessert Cook-off and auction, 6 p.m. at the Waco Convention Center. Tickets cost $35 per person. Call 254-753-4593, ext. 213. Online: caritas-waco.org

April 5

Stars over Texas Jamboree

The family-style musical jamboree will have its monthly show, 7 p.m. at Lee Lockwood Library and Museum, 2810 W. Waco Drive. Cost is $14 for general admission, $12 for those 65 and older. Call 755-7257. Also on Facebook.

April 7

Wild Game Dinner

Culinary delicacies will be served at this wild-game dinner and charity auction benefiting Meals on Wheels Waco. The event is from 6 to 10 p.m. at the ranch of Ambassador Lyndon and Kay Olson. Online: mowwaco.org

April 7-8

Heart of Texas Air Show

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will have their first performance in Waco in more than 30 years at this air show. Military aircraft will perform and be on display, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Texas State Technical College Airport. Online: heartoftexasairshow.com

April 10

Rise Up! Waco

“Nightline” co-anchor Byron Pitts will share his story of overcoming challenges at this benefit for the Talitha Koum Institute. The event begins at 6 p.m. at The Pavilion at the Carleen Bright Arboretum in Woodway. Online: riseupwaco.org

April 12

Science Thursdays

James Fulton, assistant professor of geosciences at Baylor, will speak on “Looking for Life in All the Dry Places,” at Science Thursdays at the Mayborn, 1300 S. University Parks Drive. Presentation is from 7 to 8 p.m. Coffee and cookies served at 6:30 p.m. Free. Call 710-2511.

April 14

Rootstock Wine Festival

Wines from wineries across Texas as well as food will be available at this festival, noon to 7 p.m. at Indian Spring Park. General admission (capped at 2,000) costs $25 online, $40 at the gate, and all tickets include 12 complimentary wine tastings and a wine glass. VIP tickets for dinner at 6 p.m. on the bridge cost $140. Online: rootstockwinefest.com

Miniature golf tournament

Putt-Putter Miniature Golf Tournament, benefiting Waco Founder Lions Club projects for charity, 6 p.m. at Waco Lions Park, 1716 N. 42nd St. Entry fee is $50 for a two-person team. Food and prizes will be available. On-site registration starts at 5 p.m. Call 776-5341 or email wacofounderlions@gmail.com for early registration and more information.

April 18

Lunch with the Masters

Master Gardener Dr. Robert Creech will discuss “Poetry in the Garden,” noon at The Pavilion at the Carleen Bright Arboretum. Participants are invited to bring a lunch. Free. For information, call 399-9204. Online: mclennanmastergardeners.org

April 20

West Over 40 Dance

Texas Heartbeat will perform, 7 to 10 p.m. at the Tours Hall, 245 St. Martin’s Church Road in Tours. Those attending should provide finger foods. Admission costs $5.

April 26

Science Thursdays

Anzhong Wang, professor of physics at Baylor, will speak on “Einstein’s Spacetime Ripples Captured!,” at Science Thursdays at the Mayborn Museum Complex, 1300 S. University Parks Drive. Presentation is from 7 to 8 p.m. Coffee and cookies served at 6:30 p.m. Free. Call 710-2511.

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