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February 10, 2014

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Corsicana — Jose Antonio Navarro Chapter, Daughters of the Republic of Texas, will celebrate the birth of the Chapter namesake, Jose Antonio Navarro, on his birthday, Thursday, Feb. 27 at his statue on the Navarro County Courthouse south lawn at 2 p.m .Chapter acting president Mellie Howard will present the program. Navarro County is invited to come and participate in this recognition of this famous Texas Hero who represented Texans at such a crucial point in Texas history and to learn more about the Daughters of the Republic of Texas.

March 3

Piecemakers' Quilt Guild of Corsicana  meets on the first Monday of every month at 9:30 a.m. Each meeting starts with refreshments and a time to visit with other members and visitors. A short business meeting starts at 10 a.m., followed by door prizes and show and tell. This month's program features a member of our guild, Susan Copeland demonstrating sewing fabric post cards with a workshop following program. Visitors are welcome to come and join us. Meeting is at the Westhill Church of Christ fellowship hall.

 For questions or more information, call  Eddie Sue Pryor (254)578-1239.

March 4

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Site open from 2 until 7 p.m. to assist the elderly and low income file their tax returns at the Corsicana YMCA. To schedule an appointment, call  281-682-0928.

March 5

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Site will be open from 1 to 4 p.m. to assist the elderly and low income to file their tax returns at the Kerens Public Library. To schedule an appointment call 281-682-0928.

March 6

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Site open from 2 until 7 p.m. to assist the elderly and low income file their tax returns at the Corsicana YMCA. To schedule an appointment, call 281-682-0928.

March 7

Fish Fry to be held at the Benedictine Monastery of Thien Tam (Heavenly Heart) from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The monastery is located at 13055 SE County Road 4271 Kerens, TX 75144, located off Hwy 287 and Monastery Way. Cost: $8 per plate to include fish, sides, drink and dessert, $5 children 10 and under. Everyone is welcome. For more information, please call Kelley at (817) 929-2423 or Chris at (903) 543-2257.

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