Jim McKeown

Jim McKeown, a lifelong voracious reader and English professor who recently retired from McLennan Community College, hosts the weekly book review segment Likely Stories on KWBU, Waco’s NPR station.

The Promise by Damon Galgut

The Promise details the lives of the Afrikaner Swart family and their farm, located outside Pretoria, South Africa. The family consists of Manie, his wife Rachel, and their children Anton, Astrid, and Amor. The storyline stretches across forty years, with each decade featuring a death in the family.


Matrix by Lauren Groff

Lauren Groff is an American writer, who has published two short-story collections and four novels, including Fates and Furies (2015), Florida (2018), and Matrix (2021)….

Today's Events

Baylor Men’s Choir

First Baptist Church Waco 500 Webster Ave, Waco, TX

The Baylor Men's Choir performs at First Baptist Church Waco on Tuesday afternoon.

Event Series Beer Garden Yoga

Beer Garden Yoga

Brotherwell Brewing 400 E Bridge St, Waco, Texas

Tuesday night means instructor-led yoga in Brotherwell’s beer garden. Bring your own mat. $10 ticket includes a drink ticket redeemable in the taproom for a beer or non-alcoholic beverage.


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