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November 15, 2013

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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 903-874-3936 after 2 p.m.  Like them on Facebook (American Legion Post 22 Johnson-Wiggins) and visit the website at www.americanlegionpost22johnson-wiggins.com.

Nov. 25

The Emhouse Community Center will hold its Thanksgiving Meeting and meal at 6 p.m. Everyone is invited. Bring a dish and come on!

Nov. 28

The American Legion, Post 22, 632 N. Beaton St., will host a Free Thanksgiving Day Dinner with all the trimmings starting at 12 noon until 2:30 p.m.  Come out and enjoy a good meal and friendship on this Day of Thanks.  For further information call 903-874-3938 after 2 p.m. Like them on Facebook (American Legion Post 22 Johnson-Wiggins) and visit the website at www.americanlegionpost22johnson-wiggins.com.

Dec. 2

Kinsloe House will host “A Dickens Christmas” at 6:30, 618 W. Third Ave. Join us in a celebratino as we begin the 2013 Christmas Season. A beautiful and delightful five-course meal, music, and of course, “A Christmas Carol” to be told. Tickets are $60 per person. Call for tickets/reservations (903) 874-5791.

Dec. 3

The American Legion Auxiliary, Unit 22, 632 N. Beaton St., will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. at the post. All members and prospective members are invited to attend. For further information call 903-874-3938 after 2 p.m. Like them on Facebook (American Legion Post 22 Johnson-Wiggins) and visit the website at www.americanlegionpost22johnson-wiggins.com.

The Blooming Grove Historical Society will meet At 7 p.m. in the museum at 201 S. Fordyce St. in Blooming Grove.  There will be a covered dish meal and all interested people are invited to attend.  For more information call 903-673-2635 or 903-695-2633.

Dec. 4-8

The Corsicana Children's Company will present “Nutcracker”  Dec. 4-6 at 7 p.m. and Dec. 7-8 at 2:30 p.m.  Tickets are $8 for Adults, $7 for Teens and $10 for Kids 12 and younger.  By adding splendid lyrics to a simplified version of Tchaikovsky's famous score, this unique version of The Nutcracker captures the magic and fantasy of the ballet story without the dancing . Come join in the fun as we see Nutcracker and his gang of helpers travel to the Land of Toys to rescue Princess Pirlipat from the wicked citizens of the Mouse Kingdom.  Also check out our Nutcracker Tea on Dec. 7 from 12 to 2 p.m.  The Tea includes Lunch, tickets to Saturday's show at 2:30, tour of the theater and a special take-home treat. Pictures with Nutcracker and Marie are available for $5.  Tea Tickets are $20 for Adult, $15 for Teens and $10 for Kids 12 and younger.  Deadline to buy tickets to Tea is Dec. 2 at 5 p.m. For tickets and more info call the Warehouse Living Arts Center Box office at 903-872-5421.

 

Dec. 7

Blooming Grove is having its Christmas parade and celebration beginning with the parade lineup at 10:30 a.m. The theme is an "Old Fashioned Western Christmas."  The parade line up is at the high school parking lot. The parade goes through downtown starting at 11 a.m. Park activities will follow including food booths, pictures with Santa, a silent auction and bake sale, carolers and other entertainment, door prizes, and a Santa look alike contest. Parade participants and vendors wanted.  Please contact Gwen Tyree with any questions at 254-678-3634 or email gwentyree8@windstream.net.

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