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‘Together by the Brazos’

“Together by the Brazos,” a dinner supporting Talitha Koum Institute and Lake Brazos Rotary Club, will run from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday at the Olive Branch restaurant, 215 S. Second St. The event will feature signature cocktails, charcuterie, a cash bar, four-course dinner with wine pairings, silent auction, and live music by Trammell Kelly and Pat McKee. Tickets cost $100 per person.

Proceeds will be split, with 70% going to Talitha Koum and 30% going to the Lake Brazos Rotary Club Foundation, which supports local causes using matching funds from Rotary International.

For more information, including sponsorships, email [email protected]baylor.edu.

Hazardous waste disposal day

The city of Waco will have a household hazardous waste disposal day from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Waco Solid Waste Operations Center, 501 Schroeder Drive. This service is for all residents of Waco, Bellmead, Hewitt, Lacy Lakeview and Woodway.

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Residents are encouraged to preregister at forms.office.com/g/NpFLHmT8TA and to be prepared to wait in line.

For more information, call 254-299-2612.

Attic Treasures donations

Historic Waco Foundation’s Attic Treasures fundraiser is accepting donations from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday through April 23 at 4328 W. Waco Drive. No adult clothing or shoes are accepted.

For more information, call 254-753-5166.

Mission Waco banquet

Mission Waco/World is observing 30 years of services this year and will have an anniversary banquet from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at The Base at Extraco Events Center.

Reservations may be made at missionwaco.brushfire.com/events/526815. For more information, email [email protected]

Submit printed or typed items to Briefly, P.O. Box 2588, Waco, 76702-2588; or email [email protected]



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