Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

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February 27, 2014

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Corsicana — Southern Pacific Sunbeam Club will meet for food, fun and fellowship for members and friends of the railroad. Mark your calendar for an 11:30 a.m. Dutch lunch date at the Ennis IHOP. Bring your ideas for the April reunion.

Oak Valley crime watch meeting held at 6:30 p.m. at the community center. Please bring your favorite dish. Everyone is welcome.

The Blooming Grove Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. in the museum at 201 S. Fordyce in Blooming Grove.  We will have on display some newly donated  photographs, documents and artifacts.  All interested people are invited to attend.  For more information call 903-673-2635 or 903-695-2633.

March 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Schoolhouse Rock Live! Jr. is one of musical theater's brightest and most innovative shows, and will be performed by the Corsicana Children’s Company of Warehouse Living Arts Theatre. It’s based on the Emmy Award winning 1970's educational animated TV series. The show runs March 5,6 and 7 at 7 p.m. and March 8 and 9 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults, $7 for students and $6 for kids 12 and under. Call the Warehouse box office for tickets and for info (903) 872-5421.

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.

Eureka Crime Watch will hold its regular monthly meeting at the Eureka United Methodist Church at 1:30 p.m. Special guest will be Brian Srba with Texas Parks and Wildlife. Join your friends and neighbors for this educational meeting. Refreshments will be served.

The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 22 will hold their regular monthly meeting at the American Legion Post on North Beaton St. They will meet at 6 p.m. again this month. All members are urged to attend as there are some important business items that must be discussed and decisions made on upcoming projects. Visitors are always welcome.

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