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November 1, 2012

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Nov. 1-3

The Navarro College Department of Theatre presents Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple directed by Daryl R. Worley. Each performance begins at 7 p.m. All performances will be given in the Black Box Theatre, located on the second floor of the AB Building, just above the NC Bookstore. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted. Seating is limited, so please arrive early. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Nov. 3

Navarro County NAACP presents the Fifth Annual Freedom Fund Banquet, 1114 E. Sixth Ave., Corsicana at 7 p.m. at the MLK Center. The theme is “Your power, your vote, your decision.” Speaker will be Dr. Jamal Randy Allen Rasheed, Ph.D. The branch will also be honoring Mr. Leonard and Glynda Dixon, and two special families of the community. Tickets are $20. Dinner will be served.

Northland Communications is proud to present Movie Night on the Green at 6:30 p.m. There will be a showing of Madagascar 3 at Fullerton-Garrity Park Amphitheater, with free popcorn and drinks. Admission is free — simply bring friends and family, blanket or lawn chair, and canned food for the Food Pantry.

Emhouse Community Center will hold a Fish Fry Fundraiser beginning at 11:30 a.m. Please come out and support the community center by purchasing fish and all the trimmings.

Applebee’s is hosting a blood drive on from 12 noon to 4 p.m. at 1901 I-45 in the parking lot on the Carter BloodCare bus. Every blood donor will receive a free $5 gift card to Applebee’s. For more information or to schedule an appointment time, contact Jamie Weaver at (903) 872-7630.

Corsicana’s Annual Harvest Festival and Car Show/Food Drive will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration for the car show ends at 1 p.m. at the Corsicana Visitor’s Center (South end of Beaton and Seventh Ave.). There will be food vendors, music, and lots of awards for the best factory hot rod, best import, best bike and more. Registration is $10 with a donation to the Navarro County Food Pantry. For more information on the car show, call (214) 418-5775. For addition information on the Harvest Festival please visit www.corsicanamainstreet.org/pumpkin-patch.html.

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