James Blair Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, will meet on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012 at 3 p.m. at the Kinsloe House. Chapter Regent Jan Warren will provide a report about the Fall Forumn guidance for the new year of service. Hostesses for the meeting will be Ellen Adair, Gelene Simpson and Cynthia White.
The Senior Dems will meet at the Navarro Democratic Party HQ at 416A W. Third Street (1 blk W of Court House) on Thursday, Oct 11 at 5 p.m. to support the fund raiser for Kenneth Sanders who is running for U.S. Congressman. We will travel from there to the MLK Center at 114E Sixth Ave. to meet the candidate at 6:30 p.m.
The Navarro County Retired Teachers Association will meet at 9:45 a.m. at Northwest Apartments Community Center, 1360 Northwest Ave. The program will be presented by Dr. Trena Weidmann, pharmacist. All former school employees are invited to attend.
Pelham Community Homecoming will celebrate its 55th annual Oct. 12-14. Friday night, Oct. 12 at 7:30 p.m. will be a worship service with Rev. Charles Kelly as the master of ceremonies at the Wesley United Methodist Church, and Rev. Earnest Sample Sr. of West as speaker. On Saturday, Oct. 13, from 2 to 6 p.m. will be Pelham “Fun and Frolic.” Family and friends will enjoy activities at the Pelham Community History Museum. Bring your lawn chairs, Museum will be open for tours. The celebration will culminate on Sunday with homecoming worship services at 10:45 a.m. at the Wesley United Methodist Church, Rev. Elgin Taylor, President Emeritus of Christians in Action International of Dallas speaking. Dinner will be served following services at the Pelham Community Center.
A Pancake Breakfast Benefit for Jordan Dechaume, the 10-year-old Blooming Grove fifth grader recently diagnosed with leukemia will be held from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. The Pancake Breakfast will be held at the Blooming Grove Volunteer Fire Department , and all donations will be accepted. This is sponsored by the Blooming Grove VFD.