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February 2, 2013

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

Feb. 4

The City Of Blooming Grove will hold its Monthly City Council meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Blooming Grove City Hall, 200 S. Fordyce, Blooming Grove.

Piecemaker’s  Quilt Guild meeting at Westhill Church of Christ.  Gossip and grub at 9:30 a.m. followed by short business meeting and workshop to construct “Kids Quilts” for children in crisis.  Join us for food, fun, fellowship and a very worthwhile community project.  For more info call Jan Libal (903) 874-0831.

Feb. 5

Corsicana Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) will be at the Corsicana YMCA from 2 to 7 p.m. If you are low income (usually under $42K) or elderly, and in need of tax filing assistance, take advantage of this free program. This year VITA will see clients with appointments first and then work with walk-ins. VITA is at the YMCA on Tuesdays and Thursdays and at the Kerens Library on Wednesdays from 1 to 4 p.m. Call George Burrell at (903) 879-2091 to schedule your appointment.

Navarro County Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance meets at 6 p.m. each Tuesday, in the fellowship hall at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 101 N. 14th St., Corsicana.  All are welcome to learn to give and receive support at the weekly meetings. On the first Tuesday of the month, Dr. Tom Sheriff, licensed psychologist, joins the group discussions on various aspects of mental health. For more information call (903) 872-6302 or (903) 874-6815.

The Blooming Grove Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. in the museum at 201 S. Fordyce in Blooming Grove.  All interested people are invited to attend.  For more information call (903) 695-2724 or (903) 673-2635.

Oak Valley Crime Watch will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Oak Valley Community Center. Crime Watch will furnish the dinner, all are asked to bring desserts. For more information, call Bruce at (903) 519-1745.

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