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January 17, 2013

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Corsicana — Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance Corsicana will sponsor the Sixth Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at 6 p.m. at the Calvary Worship Center, 1364 North Beaton Street, Gary Johnson, pastor.  Pastor Charles Washington of Haynes Memorial Church of God In Christ of Mexia will be the guest speaker. “ A Day On, Not A Day Off,”  Living the Dream is the theme. Dairy G. Johnson, Sr., is chairman of the event. Co-Sponsors are Evangelist Cathy Douglas, Minister Margret Evans, Penny Liggins, Minister Valerie Horn, and Minister Orlando Williams. Rehearsal dates are January 7, and 14 at the Bethlehem Baptist Church at 7 p.m. The organizers are asking all church choirs to support this effort.

Corsicana Children’s Company creative dramatics and acting classes for Grades K, 1, 2 will begin on Monday, Jan. 21 for a 10-week session. No experience is necessary. Students will have fun exploring the world of the stage through creative play with costumes, creating characters from favorite fairy tales and stories while learning varied theatre games and activities that will develop the imagination. At the end of the semester the students will present a showcase performance for friends and family! Classes are held at the Warehouse Living Arts Center, 119 W 6th Avenue in downtown Corsicana. Call (903) 872-5421 for registration information.

Corsicana Art League Meeting will take place at 6 p.m. at the Senior Activity Center, 919 W. Park Ave.  Everyone is invited to attend and bring a friend. Mary Hortman will present a demo program. She has been painting professionally for almost 30 years. She studied watercolor with renowned Houston watercolorist Marge Shepard Brichler, and has studied with a number of oil painters, including Carolyn Anderson.

Jan. 22

The Spirit Sent Music Ministry of When Are We Going Home Ministry will meet at New Beginnings Family Fellowship in Blooming Grove at 6 p.m. All events are free and open to children with medical challenges, disabilities and special needs and their immediate siblings. www.whenarewegoinghome.com.

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