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January 20, 2014

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Corsicana — The American Legion Post 22, 632 N. Beaton St., will host Karaoke Night with Country Sue from 8 p.m. to midnight. For further information call 903-874-3938 after 2 p.m.

The G.W. Jackson Multicultural Society presents A Gospel Extravaganza at 6:30 p.m. at the IOOF Event Center, 601 N. 45th St. Performers will include Timothy Curry of Austin, joined by The Gospel Five, Navarro College Chosen Ministries, Straightations, Lifeline Church Praise Dancers, and Amy Roberts and the Unified Worship Group. This Gospel Extravaganza will commemorate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and raise funds to be used toward the construction of the G.W. Jackson Multicultural Society building. Tickets are $15 per person or two for $25. For more information, please call (903) 641-6607 or contact E. Burrell at (903) 874-2821.

Jan. 27

The Emhouse Community Center will meet at 6 p.m. with a membership drive. We welcome each person to come and join. Please bring a covered dish and come have a great fellowship.

Jan. 28

The Navarro County Republican Women will host their first meeting of the new year with a social time and lunch begin at 11:30. The meeting and program will begin promptly at noon at the Republican Headquarters, 111-B West Third Avenue. Guest speaker will be Karen Watson, author of the book “Being Black and Republican in the Age of Obama.” Make your lunch reservations by contacting Sue Ferguson at 903-641-0357. Lunch is $7 at the door.  

Jan. 29

Navarro Regional Hospital is hosting a free smoking cessation presentation by the American Lung Association on Jan. 29 at 1 p.m. in the classrooms at the hospital. This hour-long program is open to the community. Refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP to Anna Paul at anna.paul@navarrohospital.com or call 903-654-6870.  

Jan. 30-31 Feb. 1-2, 4, 6-7-8

The Warehouse Living Arts Center will open the 43rd consecutive season with “Moonlight and Magnolias” by Ron Hutchison on Thursday, Jan. 30. The cast features Mark Bedgood, Brad Cook, Marissa Hoskins Dobbs and Frank Means. Other performance dates are Jan. 31, Feb. 1-2, 4, 6-7-8. Evening show starts at 7:30 p.m.; the matinee on Feb. 2 starts at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at the theatre box office at 119 West 6th Avenue in downtown Corsicana across from the post office. Call 903-872-5421 or purchase online at www.warehouselivingartscenter.com.

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