Open Mic @ Tea2Go

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Join us for open mic ever 3rd Thursday evening at Tea2Go – Waco/Baylor. Come out and share a poem, song or story; listen & enjoy our community’s talent; and refresh yourself with one of over 150 varieties of loose-leaf tea blends. Sign-ups begin at 7:15 pm. Open mic starts at 7:30 pm. Event is FREE, we do encourage purchasing beverages …

Summer Day Camp

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Come discover the challenges of life on the Texas frontier. Campers will have the opportunity to interact with Nineteenth century Rangers as they perform such tasks as making rope, tooling leather and cooking in a Dutch Oven. The program will culminate in a perfromance by the Top Guns. Registration is open to all children entering the fourth, fifth and sixth …

Cattle Drive GPS: Geology Plus Springs – How Geology Brought the Trail to Central Texas

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Presented by Joe Yelderman, PhD, Geosciences Professor and Director for The Institute of Ecological, Earth, and Environmental Sciences at Baylor University *Light refreshments will be offered prior to the lecture All events and lectures are included in the price of admission. Museum members and Baylor University students receive free admission. Part of the 150th celebration of the Chisolm Trail.

Cotton Palace

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The 47th Annual Cotton Palace Production. In 1970, the Texas Cotton Palace was revived by residents of Waco. Today, The Waco Cotton Palace is an energetic stage production that recounts the history of Waco. The colorful two-hour stage show features local residents who use drama, song and dance to chronicle the history of Cotton Palace.

Preservation Fair

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The Baylor Libraries, the Department of Museum Studies, and the Mayborn Museum Complex will sponsor a Preservation Fair during National Preservation Week. Fair is free and open to the public; however, admission to the museum is not included. The items we inherit and collect come in all formats – photos, paper documents of all types, metal, glass, wood, stone, leather, …

Historic Waco Foundation Spring Lecture

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This year’s Spring Lecture will help commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the United States entering into World War I with “The War to End All Wars.” This year’s lecture will be presented by Dr. David A Smith, a History professor at Baylor University. This lecture is FREE to the public and will be held at Lee Lockwood Library and Museum! …