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February 17, 2013

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

Through April 16

The Corsicana Art League will hold an exhibit at the Warehouse Living Arts Theatre Gallery.

Through Feb. 23

The Warehouse Living Arts Center Theatre will open its 42nd season with “The Marvelous Wonderettes” by Roger Bean. This must-take trip down memory lane is filled with favorite popular hits for the 50's and 60's.  The talented cast are Samantha Clayborn, Cristin Denbow, Emily Hines and Angel Sims. Additional performances will be Feb. 16, 19, 21-23. Evening performances begin at 7:30 p.m. The Sunday matinee on Feb. 17 begins at 2 p.m. Tickets are now on sale at the Warehouse Living Arts Center which is located at 119 West Sixth Ave. across from the post office. This is the first show of the 2013 Season Ticket series. Tickets will also be available at the door as long as seats are available. For reserved seating and ticket info, please call the box office at (903) 872-5421.

Feb. 16

The Blooming Grove Volunteer Fire Department will hold its Third Annual “Prom” Hillbilly Ball at Star Hall at 7 p.m. There will be dinner, dancing, an auction and “Prom” pictures. There will be a contest for the best dressed table, King and Queen, and more. Tables of eight are $100, or $12.50 per person. For more information or to reserve a table, contact Eva Marshall at (903) 875-8603. www.facebook.com/BGVFD

VFW Trade Days will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 4609 W. State Highway 31. Vendors from near and far will be available to sell wares ranging from homemade jewelry and preserves to Scentsy products, Avon and more. Concessions available. Part of the money raised goes to help Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3366. Come out and support local craftsmen and vendors.

Dawson Friends of Youth will hold a Bean and Cornbread Supper and Auction starting at 6 p.m. at the Dawson High School cafeteria.  Proceeds will benefit the youth who participate in Navarro County Youth Expo. Cost of the meal is on a donation basis. Come out and show support for Dawson youth!

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