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December 27, 2012

Local Beat 12/28/12

Corsicana — A listing of meetings and events of interest from throughout Navarro County.

Dec. 31

VFW Post 3366 will host a New Year’s Dance from 8 to 12 p.m. at the post. There will be a classic country band, snacks and party favors. The cost is $15 per person, at the door or in advance. For more information, call (903) 872-3811 after 4 p.m.

Jan. 2

Eureka Crime Watch WILL NOT meet in January due to New Year’s Day. Regular monthly meetings will resume in February. Have a safe and happy holiday, and remember all those who go in harm’s way on our behalf.

Jan. 3

Blooming Grove Crime Watch will meet at 7 p.m. at the Blooming Grove Fire Station. The speaker will be Navarro County Sheriff Elect Elmer Tanner. Light refreshments will be served and everyone is invited to come and hear our new sheriff.

American Red Cross will hold a Blood Drive from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 320 N. 15th in Corsicana.

Jan. 5

Mary Peterson Child Care Center will hold a concert and reception at 7:30 p.m. at The Cook Center. The purpose of the concert is to raise funds for a new facility to be constructed for Mary Peterson Child Care Center. This awareness event is themed “Bridge to the Future — Mary Peterson Child Care Center.”

The American Legion Post 22 will hold its regular monthly meeting at 1:30 p.m. at the post at 632 N. Beaton St. There are many business items to be discussed including future projects. All members are urged to attend.

Jan. 6

The Kinsloe House will have its First Sunday Luncheon of the new year from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The First Sunday Luncheon is open to the public. This month’s menu will have an Italian theme with Italian meatball soup, chicken parmesean or Italian beef tips with appropriate vegetables. Since Kinsloe House is closed for the holidays, those wanting to attend the lunch will need to call Jeani at (903) 229-5787 or email her at mamajeani@yahoo.com by January 3.

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