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HWF Fall and Winter Events 2014

Facing the Flames: The History of Waco's Fire Department 
 July 13th - December 14th Weekends 2-5 - Fort House Museum

Come explore the exciting history of Waco's fire department. Featuring antiques tools and photographs, this event promises to be an enjoyable experience for all. $3 admission. Sponsored by Humanities Texas.

Baylor Vintage Exhibit

Every Game Day, three hours before game - McCulloch House. Come see Baylor spirit gear from the early 1900's and experience what it was like to root on the Bears 100 years ago!

Spiritualism and Victorian Funeral Customs Exhibit
Every Saturday Oct 4th-Nov 1- East Terrace House
See a Victorian home in mourning and learn about historic funeral customs and their effect on funerals today.
Opening Reception: Friday, October 3rd 7-9pm.
General admission tours: 2:00- 5:00 p.m.
Sitting up with the Dead Tours: First Three Saturdays 7:00-9:00p.m.
Midnight Tours by Candlelight: Fourth Saturday, the 25th, Midnight

The HWF Annual Meeting
October 9th 6:00-8:00pm - MCC Art Center
Come learn more about Historic Waco Foundation, who we are, where we are now, and where we are going. HWF and the city of Waco are
facing an exciting future which holds a lot of potential. Come learn more. Speakers, heavy hors d'oeuvres, and entertainment. $20

 100 Years of the Hippodrome: An Evening to Celebrate
November 4th 6:00p.m.- The Waco Hippodrome
Come celebrate the Hippodrome's 100th anniversary with an evening of beverages, hors d'oeuvres, and entertainment. Learn about both the his-
tory and the future of the beloved theater, and participate in some of the first exclusive tours to be given. $50

Victorian Harvest Time Sunday Skadoo
November 16th 2:00-5:00p.m. - Earle-Napier-Kinnard House Museum
A fun family day with activities, games, crafts, refreshments, and take home goodies. Can your veggies, make thanksgiving decor, taste some
Victorian recipes, and go home ready to try more! $5 for the family.

Christmas on the Brazos
Each year, HWF offers countless holiday festivities. Come enjoy home tours, holiday d├ęcor, carolers, and some hot cocoa.
We look forward to you joining!
Dickens on the Brazos Style Show - November 14th 11:00a.m.
Jump into holiday season in style! Come enjoy brunch while viewing modern and Victorian fashions. Reservations required.
McCulloch Holiday Showcase House Tours - Nov 29th - Dec 14th
All other HWF House Tours - Dec 6-7, 13-14 2:00-5:00p.m.
Secrets for Santa Children's Event- Nov29th 10:00a.m. - noon
Waco Holiday Homes Tour - Dec 13th 2:00-5:00p.m.
Evening Charter - 3:00-7:30p.m.

Please contact the Historic Waco Foundation office for reservations, inquiries, and more information.

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