Fur and wool will replace chocolate and flowers for 15 people this Valentine’s Day as they get a unique visit from some furry friends. For the third year in a row, Tiny Hooves Rescue and Petting Zoo hosted its annual animal-gram fundraiser.
Even without its traditional in-person gala, the Contemporaries of the Azalee Marshall Cultural Activities Center last month was able to secure more than $100,000 in donations during the group’s annual fundraiser.
A new business in Belton is bringing a 19th century style of photography into the modern era. Forgotten Film studio, operated by Laura Lee and her husband Jonathan Cobb, offers tintype photography, which was popular in the 1860s.
The Central Texas Orchestral Society will present a full season with four concerts at the Azalee Marshall Cultural Activities Center in 2021, despite a delayed start due to the pandemic.
There are several places to go to see light displays in the area, but one of the best is actually in our own backyard. BLORA’s Nature in Lights Christmas light display near Lake Belton has more than five miles of illuminated displays.
The 30th Annual Walkway of Lights in Marble Falls attraction boasts 2,000,000 lights and also has a nearby ice skating rink available.
The Classical Ballet Conservatory at Lisa’s Dance Connection is slated to host its 2020 production of “The Nutcracker Ballet” Dec. 11-13 at the Azalee Marshall Cultural Activities Center, 3011 N. Third St. in Temple.
Keep Salado Beautiful completed its Green Bridge mulch project on Thursday. The project is one of many the group of volunteers work on across the village.
The annual pumpkin sale at Fletcher’s Books & Antiques ended earlier than normal this year after selling out of all of its stock. Proceeds from the annual event benefit St. Joseph’s Episcopal Church.
An art exhibit featuring faculty installations recently concluded at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor’s Baugh Center for the Visual Arts. These works reflected a variety of artistic mediums, including sculpting, printmaking and drawing.
The 10th Annual Chrome & Carols Festival of Lights will be a little different this year because of COVID-19, but the show will carry on virtually with a livestreamed event planned Dec. 3.
Instead of holding its traditional Oktoberfest activities this year, Barrow Brewing Co. will switch to a more mobile option — bicycles. The Volks Ride bicycling event set Saturday, Oct. 17, will benefit the Salado Volunteer Fire Department.
The Contemporaries of the Azalee Marshall Cultural Activities Center will take local students on a virtual educational tour of Polynesia while exploring the Maori culture during this year’s annual “Hands On” program.