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January 6, 2014

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

Jan. 7

The Sunbeam Club will begin a new year of great fellowship and the sharing of railroad memories. The whistle will blow for railroaders, their families and friends, and anyone who loves a train at the I-HOP Restaurant in Ennis at 11:30 a.m.

The Blooming Grove Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. in the museum at 201 S. Forcyce Street in Blooming Grove. Mary Ferrell will present a program on the Stanford Moore family. All interested people are invited to attend. For more information call 903-673-2635 or 903-695-2633.

Oak Valley Crime Watch meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Community Center. We do not have a guest speaker at this time, but that could change. Food will be served pot luck style so bring your favorite dish. We hope to see you all there. Please spread the word.

Jan. 8

The American Legion Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. for this month only. This change is necessary because of the New Year’s Day holiday. The meeting will be at the Post on North Beaton St., and all members as well as prospective members are urged to attend.

The American Red Cross will hold a Corsicana Community Blood Drive from 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at 701 W. Second Ave. For an appointment call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

James Blair Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, is scheduled to meet at 3 p.m. at the Kinsloe House on Wednesday, Jan. 8. The program will be presented by former State Insignia Chairman Cynthia White. Chapter Regent Jan Warren will preside at the annual business meeting. Hostesses will be Geneva Davis and Mellie Howard.

The Kinsloe house music committee will present a toe-tapping program with Courtney Prater and Chris Aldama. Courtney and Chris have performed at many events in Navarro County. Feel free to wear your denim and boots or dress casual and come prepared to enjoy some toe-tapping music. Please call 903-874-5791 to make reservations or cancellations by Monday, Jan. 6 at 12 noon. You may email your reservation also to kinsloehouse@yahoo.com.

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