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Last Chance for Perspectivism

When artist Jack Bowers visited the Aspen Art Museum in 1980, he migrated up to the second floor in search of a Duane Hansen sculpture…

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Día de los Muertos Parade & Festival 2022

Running alongside the Brazos River and displaying vibrant traditions and celebrations of life is the 2022 Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Parade…

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Treasure Hunt at GROCERY

Vintage and secondhand stores are a hallmark of every cool American metropolis. Cities with concentrated numbers of moneyed shoppers—San Francisco and New York City come to mind—are littered with fabulously furnished stores geared toward treasure hunters in search of their next art deco bookends or Danish modern lamp.

Until recently, most Waco resale stores fell into two main categories: used clothing stores (vintage, thrift, or otherwise) and those ubiquitous Texas antique malls selling vast, chaotic quantities of knick-knacks from homes across this great state. In contrast, GROCERY, the latest addition to the row of chic shops popping up along Washington Avenue at 7th Street, aims to recreate a big city aesthetic—the carefully curated collections, the minimalist aesthetic—and combine it with laid-back Waco charm. (more…)

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Blow Your Own Christmas Ornament

Stanton Studios 318 Rogers Hill Rd, Waco, TX

Join Stanton Studios for its seasonal blow your own Christmas ornament event. The process takes approximately 15 minutes. All pieces have to cool overnight and will be ready for pick-up as soon as the next business day. Shipping is available for an additional charge. Ornaments are $42. By appointment only.

$42

Gallery Talk: Heroes Masked & Mythic

Mayborn Museum Complex 1300 S University Parks, Waco, TX

Epic battles, hideous monsters, and a host of petty gods--the world of classical mythology continues to fascinate and inspire. Heroes like Herakles, Achilles, and Perseus have influenced Western art and literature for centuries, and today are reinvented in the modern superhero. What does Iron Man have to do with the Homeric hero Odysseus? Do DC's...

Conectar–Connect: Lorena Ferrales

Join the Hispanic Leaders' Network for this Conectar–Connect event, featuring special guest speaker Lorena Ferrales, Brook Avenue Elementary principal. She will share her personal and professional journey to becoming an educational leader, beating the odds when so many told her it could not be done. Hear her story of passion and love for her students...

Free

Student Recital

Ball Performing Arts Center 1400 College Dr, Waco, Texas

This student recital is free and open to the public at the Ball Performing Arts Center on the McLennan Community College Campus.

Free

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