Act Locally Waco

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KWBU, Waco Public Radio happily partners with Act Locally Waco for a weekly look at events happening in and around Waco.  You''ll hear about everything from shot clinics to live theatre, concert, runs, walks, live music and more.   

The weekly 4-minute segment is a glimpse of what you'll find on the Act Locally Waco events calendar.

If you have an event you'd like included, visit Act Locally Waco for details on submitting your event.  We can't guarantee it will be on the air, but it most likely will make the web post.  

Act Locally Waco - Events September 17 - 23

Sep 17, 2021

Find lots of ways to get out and get involved with the community with this week's Act Locally Waco. From Waco walks to Zoo Adventures, and health fairs to pumpkin painting - there's something for people of all ages to get involved with.


COVID-19 cases remain high in the Waco area.  On this edition of Act Locally Waco you'll hear about where you can go to get vaccinated in addition to some local happenings.  If you do get out and about, we encourage you to practice social distancing and to wear a mask.  

There is a September 11th remembrance scheduled for Saturday morning, the Waco Civic Theatre run of Outside Mullingar begins, Pints and Paws, the Luck of the Draw Scholarship Fundraiser and the Act Locally Waco Book Club events are all included in this episode.


From free vaccination clinics to lots of fun stuff, you can get out and Act Locally Waco.

Some of the fun stuff includes comedy at the Brazos, a back to school dance competition and party, Pura Vida Paddle participating in a benefit at Brazos Park East, the annual McLennan County Mud Fest, Lemonade Day and more.  

Act Locally Waco - Events August 13 - 19

Aug 13, 2021

More great Back to School activities, and fun things for the grownups, too! Listen to this episode here, and find the full schedule of events at ActLocallyWaco.org.


Act Locally Waco - Events August 6 - 12

Aug 6, 2021

It's all about Back to School and other fun events for kids! Check out the latest by listening to this episode here, and find even more great events at ActLocallyWaco.org!
 


Act Locally Waco - Events August 6 - 12

Aug 6, 2021

It's all about Back to School and other fun events for kids! Check out the latest by listening to this episode here, and find even more great events at ActLocallyWaco.org!
 


Act Locally Waco on the radio spotlights a few local happenings coming up in the next week.  On this edition  you'll hear about Christmas in July at Board and Brush, 'The Rewind" 80's night at the Baylor Club, an IMPROV JAM at Slapstix, the Waco Civic Theatre presentation of Shrek the musical, Jr. and more.  

Remember to submit your organizations events to Act Locally Waco.  


Act Locally Waco - Events July 23 - 29

Jul 23, 2021

Host Debbie Wright joins KWBU's Beth Richards to highlight events from CAST for Kids, Fabled Bookstop & Cafe, Rogue Media Network, the Susan L. Sistrunk Fine Art Gallery, the Family Abuse Center, Caritas, and of course, the weekend's annual Deep in the Heart Film Festival.


A familar voice is guest hosting this week....Ashley Bean Thornton joins Brodie Bashaw on Act Locally Waco.  This week highlights the City of Waco Job Fair, the Deep in the Heart Film Festival, third Sunday at Eastside Market, a Waco Alzheimer's Association fundraiser, the Waco Civic Theatre run of Little Women, comedy at the Brazos Theatre and two showcases at the Susan L. Sistrunk Fine Art Gallery.  


From the return of Waco Walks to styrofoam recycling and lots of entertainment, here are some events happening in and around Waco this week.  

Vist ActLocallyWaco.org to see the full calendar of events.