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October 3, 2013

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Corsicana — Humane Society of Navarro County will hold a membership appreciation event with hot dogs, beverages, chips and dessert at Fullerton Garrity Park on Oct. 10th at 6 p.m.  Our members and friends are invited to bring their vaccinated, well socialized dogs (on leash) and share in a fun evening to say thank you to our wonderful supporters.  We'll have a quick update, introduce our newest board members, present several awards and have a lot of fun.  Mutts and Strays will sport cute bandanas placed on them by HSNC board members as families arrive.

Oct. 11

Senior Olympics will be held at the IOOF park in Corsicana from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Events include fishing tournament, dominoes, horseshoes, live band and picnic. Facilities participating are Twilight Home, Sterling House, Heritage Oaks West and Retirement Village, Country Meadows and Trisun. Sponsors for the event include many local organizations and businesses.  

The Navarro County Retired Teachers will meet at 9:45 a.m. at Northwest Apartments Community, Center, 1360 Northwest Ave. The program will be presented by Lowell Thompson, Navarro County District Attorney. All former school employees are invited to attend.

Oct. 12

When Are We Going Home Ministry will hold its 10th Annual Cheryl Dunn Concert, an award ceremony and trail ride fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The trail ride will include short trails, a scavenger hunt, flag course and lunch for a donation to help build the Break N Free Camp. The events are free to all medically challenged, special needs, disabled children and their immediate siblings up to age 21. A handicapped ramp is available, as well as side/front walkers. A RSVP is required to reserve a trophy for each child with special needs and for a lunch pass. The event will be held at the Break N Free Camp at 4719 NE CR 1040, Rice. Please call for directions and to RSVP to (903) 422-6120.

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