JULY 26, 2018 - 7pm - Chautauqua Birthday celebration!

  • WHAT:    Celebration of "Waxahachie Chautauqua Day" in Texas! 
    • Candace Ahlfinger former PR Director for WISD, will reveal her Chautauqua research findings, done as a WISD Junior Historian in junior high school

    • The folks of the After Hours Improv are bringing back their exceptionally funny  home-grown improv and will be performing to help us celebrate both Chautauqua and Comedy!

    • Food, birthday cake, and general celebration! 

  • WHEN:    Thursday, July 26, 2018, 7-9pm
  • COST:    Free to anyone!  Although supporting the Waxahachie Chautauqua with a membership would be a fabulous idea - starting at just $25 per household!
  • WHY:  Texas House Bill 1254 was passed by the 85th Texas Legislature in 2017 & signed by the governor, designating July 26th as "Waxahachie Chautauqua Day" in Texas! This bill honors the first day of the Waxahachie Chautauqua on July 26, 1900 and now is celebrated each year as the birthday of the Waxahachie Chautauqua.