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June 16, 2014

Local Beat 6/17/14

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

June 17

A monthly Alzheimer’s Support Group meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. at Sterling House. This is free to the community, refreshments will be served. Please feel free to invite family and friends.

June 19

  The GW Jackson Multi-Cultural Society will be hosting a fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., selling turkey legs, sausage on a stick, homemade ice cream and other deserts. The fundraiser ‘Cooking for a Cause” will be on the G.W. Jackson Property at 709 MLK Boulevard (at East Fifth Street) in Corsicana. Funds will be used to upgrade and maintain the beauty of the grounds.

June 20

Miss Juneteenth Pageant will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Drane Intermediate School auditorium. The public is invited to attend.

June 21

Jackson Ex-Students Annual Juneteenth parade will begin at 10 a.m. at the Brookshire’s parking lot on Main Street and proceed to Bear Field.

When Are We Going Home Ministry has chosen to have its Champion’s Day at Hawaiian Falls in Mansfield. On this day, families with special needs children may get in the park with the child free and $5 for the other person. The fun begins at 8:30 a.m. For more information, call (903) 422-6120.

Beck Animal Hospital and Mildred Eagle Cheerleaders will sponsor a Low Cost Vaccination Clinic at MISD from 9 a.m. to noon.

Dawson Volunteer Fire Department invites you to a barbecue dinner and fundraising auction at 5 p.m. Donations will be accepted at the door.

Jun 25

Corsicana Newcomers’ Club annual summer social begins at 11 a.m. at the Kinsloe House. Call Marge Oslick at (903) 872-3508 for more details and reservations.

June 27

A Senior Sock Hop will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Cook Center. This is a free event for any seniors 50 and up and a chaperone. Corsicana Swing Orchestra will play hits from the 50s and 60s. There will be refreshments, a costume contest and door prizes. You must have a ticket since seating is limited. Tickets are free and available at Navarro Regional Hospital’s Senior Circle/Connie Beal (903) 654-6892; Twilight Home/ Alicia Rogers (903) 519-1044; or Sterling House/Kelly Bell (903) 872-8400.

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