Esther’s Closet Women of Distinction Luncheon – Big Hat Brunch

Esther’s Closet is having its annual Women of Distinction Luncheon. Gather with others and celebrate all of our clients’ successes while hearing from some very special guests. Esther’s Closet is a self-sufficiency program designed to equip women and children to escape the imprisonment of poverty. It provides interview and workplace outfits at no charge to…

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Art Showcase

ARTPrenticeship is Creative Waco’s apprenticeship program for talented high school artists. The 2022 participants were challenged to create an exhibition of self-portraits as part of their professional development. This process of self-reflection and personal storytelling is a vulnerable but empowering act that invites reflection from each of us about the people we come from, and…

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Exit: Survival Mode

Come on out to celebrate and experience “Exit: Survival Mode” – Kristen Thompson’s @kat_artstudio new exhibit! Cultivate will have drinks, live music from Richard Thompson, popsicles, bubbles, and more! Kids are invited!

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Stroll Downtown Waco & Learn About STEM

Stroll through downtown Waco for a free, behind-the-scenes experience at your favorite local businesses to discover how their work connects to STEM in our community. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. STEMfest Community Day 2022 aims to build STEM awareness, opportunity, and education in Region 12 by: * Supporting children and families in…

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Free Community STEM Event

STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, and STEMfest Community Day 2022 aims to build STEM awareness, opportunity, and education in Region 12 by: * Supporting children and families in exploring STEM through interactive, hands-on experiences; * Connecting K-12 STEMeducation to lifelong learning. For more information call ESC – Region 12 at (254) 297-1212

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Saving Bodies, Minds & Hearts

This is a FREE event featuring health and wellness topics for kids – and kids at heart! Our members, partners, and other regional champions who look after our community will be on hand to educate and entertain. There will be ambulances, fire trucks, police cars, and helicopters!

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Saving Bodies, Minds & Hearts Health Event

This free community health and wellness event is open to all! Information on heart health, domestic violence prevention, drowning prevention, and dozens of other topics will be available. Meet emergency healthcare system champions, including firefighters, first responders, and other professionals who keep our community healthy and safe. Free life jackets and helmets will be fitted…

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Juneteenth Car ShowOff

Check out this new addition to the Juneteenth Extravaganza Weekend! The Juneteenth Car ShowOff at Family Fun Day is sure to add an element of fun! Show off your classy ride and register in the competition for your chance to win up to $500 in prizes! Parking: $5

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Oaxacan Gold Photography Exhibit

An art exhibit curated by the esteemed National Geographic contributing photographer Greg Davis, Oaxacan Gold highlights the beauty and uniqueness of Oaxacan culture through Davis’s ethereal photography and a stellar collection of Oaxacan folk art. ABOUT THE ARTIST Davis is a contributing photographer for National Geographic/Disney and was represented by the National Geographic Image Collection…

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Kitefest

All are invited for a free day of high flying fun! This year’s Kitefest also features a miniature aircraft flying exhibition, live music, games, contests, bounce houses, a prize wheel and a raffle! Food and drinks available. Arrive early because the first 100 children (14 and younger) receive a FREE KITE! All proceeds benefit hearing…

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