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October 25, 2012

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Corsicana —

Through Oct. 26

The 32nd Annual Piecemakers’ Quilt Show will take place at the Warehouse Living Arts Center, 119 W. Sixth Ave. Admission is free. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday; and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays. A quilt will be raffled off as part of the annual show. For more information, call Nancy Sloan at (903) 345-6061.

Oct. 26

The Navarro County Relay for Life team Sugar Rush for a Cure is back, and this time serving loaded baked potatoes or taco soup at Olé Foods from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. For more information, contact Amanda Spear or Lois Garrett at (903) 872-9300.

Oct. 27

When Are We Going Home Ministry will hold its annual concert with Cheryl Dunn appearing at the New Beginnings Family Fellowship in Blooming Grove at 5:30 p.m.

The Chatanooga Reunion will be held at Mildred Baptist Church from 3 to 7 p.m. All former Chatanooga Glass employees are encouraged to attend. Any donations of auction items will be appreciated. No RSVP required, but there will be a catered dinner. For more information, call Richard Rash at (903) 874-3900.

The House of Refuge will be at Olé Foods displaying the quilts that are being raffled off on Dec. 17, 2012. The tickets are $10 each, and all proceeds go toward the operations of the House of Refuge. For more information call (903) 874-3421.

The Navarro County Relay for Life team Sugar Rush for a Cure will hold a bake sale at Olé Foods from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fall Bake Sale. For more information, call Amanda Spear or Lois Garrett at (903) 872-9300.

The Corsicana Newcomers' Club will celebrate its 25th Anniversary with a dinner/dance and auction at the Corsicana Country Club from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. This group welcomes all new Corsicana area residents to acquaint them with their neighbors and to foster an interest in the social and civic affairs of the community.  Boasting one of its largest memberships ever, this Club is raising funds to support community charities  and this event will top off our year. Everyone is invited to make a reservation and come bid on such fantastic items as a guided fishing trip, small kitchen appliances, a two-man bird shoot, hand-made quilts and a YMCA membership plus many other items!  Don your dancing shoes and Sunday best attire and join us for a fun-filled celebration. Tickets are $25 per person to enjoy a scrumptious buffet by Chef Leon and lively tunes by Todd Jones and the Groove Tones, not to mention supporting our community charities.  Call Marge Oslick at (903) 872-3508 for more information, to make a reservation or to donate an item for the auction!

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