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May 22, 2013

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

Through May 25

 The Warehouse Living Arts Center presents the second show of the 2013 season ticket series. “The 39 Steps” will play for seven performances beginning Thursday, May 16. Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre. The talented cast is led by Todd Jones featuring WLAC veterans Mark Bedgood, Emily Hines, Frank Means and Adam Walthall. Evening performances begin at 7:30 p.m. The matinee on Sunday, May 19 begins at 2 p.m. The theatre is located at 119 W. Sixth Avenue in downtown Corsicana across from the post office. Call (903) 872-5421 for reservations and info.

May 23

The Ninth Annual VOICE Spring Luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. at The Cook Center. The VOICE Spring Luncheon is a traditional fundraiser held each year to gain support for VOICE programs and services provided to children and families. This year will feature a red-carpet style theme with a fashion show, a silent auction, and will be emceed by national renowned Joan Rivers impersonator Ellie Weingardt. Sponsorships and tables are now on sale. Contact Gina Dieterichs at (903) 872-0180 for more information.

The Corsicana Newcomers' Club will meet at the Kinsloe House at 11 a.m. Virginia Riddle will be the guest speaker. Call Marge Oslick at (903) 872-3508 for more information and confirmed reservations.

Eureka Crime Watch will hold its annual community picnic at 6 p.m. on the grounds of Eureka United Methodist Church. Meat, bread and drinks will be furnished as well as plates and eating utensils. Please bring a covered dish and/or a dessert with serving utensils and your lawn chairs. The public is invited, so gather up your family and enjoy this wonderful evening of fellowship and good food!

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