Events & Exhibits
Armstrong Browning Library Valentine's Day Extravaganza
An annual event that celebrates the love of Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning with music and a gourmet dessert reception. Tickets are $50 for couples; $30 for individuals and are available online.
Jack K. Selden Lecture
Jack K. Selden, author of Return: The Parker Story, will speak in the Guy B. Harrison, Jr., Reading Room of The Texas Collection on Thursday, February 18, 2016, beginning at 3:30 p.m. Mr. Selden will tell the story of the capture of Cynthia Parker by Comanche indians who lived in Central Texas. A book signing and reception will follow.
In 1886, Baylor made the move from its roots in Independence to Waco. But this year was not only a golden moment of change for the university. Around the globe era-shaping changes were afoot - from the invention of Coca-Cola to the beginning of the Texas State Fair to the dedication of the Statue of Liberty in New York. Our spring exhibit explores this pivotal year in the history of the world.