Corsicana — A listing of meetings and events of interest from throughout Navarro County
The Navarro County Republican Women welcome Rafael Cruz, Father of Ted Cruz, as the special Guest Speaker on Tuesday, Oct. 30 at The Remington, 122 West Third Avenue, Corsicana. Social hour begins at 11:30 a.m. Lunch and meeting 12 Noon to 1 p.m. Everyone is invited. No RSVP is necessary. Lunch is $7 at the door. Mr. Cruz spoke at the U.S. Senate Forum held by the Navarro County Republican Women in April 2012.
The Kerens Ex-Students Association (KESA) will host a Halloween Movie Night for youngsters 12 and under from 6 to 8 p.m.
Kinsloe House is hosting “Games Day” at 10:30 a.m. for bridge and 11 a.m. for Scrabble. All members interested in playing bridge, Scrabble, and other games are invited to attend. Lynda Green is the hostess for the October Games day. If you would like to come, have a good lunch, play your favorite game, and visit you are welcome to attend.
American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 320 N.15th in Corsicana, Texas.
Blooming Grove Crime Watch will meet at 7 p.m. at the Blooming Grove Fire Station. The speaker will be Navarro County Deputy Sheriff Scott Wiley. Light refreshments will be served and everyone is welcome.
Navarro County Realtors Rumble and Carter BloodCare is holding a blood drive from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Corsicana Chamber of Commerce meeting room. For more information, contact Judy Riley at (903) 654-8583.
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.