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May 21, 2013

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

Through July 31

The Navarro Council of the arts presents "With Six You Get Eggrolls" A Fine Art Exhibit featuring the works of Helen Albritton, Barbara Jones, Gladys Espenson, Deb Miller, Stephanie Ford, and Margie Taylor at the Warehouse Gallery from May 15 to July.  Exhibit is free and open to the public daily.  

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 22

The Kinsloe House will host the program luncheon at 12 noon at the Kinsloe House. Sandra McClure Mahood, executive director of the Warehouse Living Arts Theatre, will give a delightful book review of “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society.” This is a delightful book by Mary Ann Shaffeer and Annie Barrows which relates the facts and happenings on the Isle of Guernsey during the occupation by the Germans in WW II.  Members are reminded that reservations and cancellations are due in by noon May 20 by calling (903) 874-7591. This will be a delightful outing for members of Kinsloe.

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.

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