The Kinsloe House will present a favorite author, Anne Mateer, who wrote “A Home for My Heart” which published in 2013. Her new book “Playing by Heart” comes out in September. She will be available to visit with and is selling her books that day. Please call (903) 874-5791 to make reservations or cancellations by Monday, April 21 at 12 noon. You may also email your reservation to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Second Annual Oil Baron’s Ball will be from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at The Corsicana Opry & Event Center at 205 East Fifth Avenue in downtown Corsicana. This unique event will feature fine food, live music by the Phares Corder Orchestra, and dancing. Valet parking will be available to the guests. Attire is “boots & suits” for gentlemen and cocktail attire for ladies. Tickets are $150 per person or tables of 6 for $1,000 (limited seating). All funds raised will be divided between Derrick Days and VOICE. For more information contact Gina Dieterichs at VOICE at 903-872-0180 or email@example.com.
Relay for Life team Community National Bank will Sausage on a Stick for $3 or sausage, chips and drink for $5 from 10:30 a.m. To 1:30 p.m.
The Navarro County Derrick Days Pro Rodeo is scheduled for April 25-26 at the Navarro County Exposition Center. Gates will open at 6 p.m., mutton bustin’ starts at 7 and the rodeo starts at 8. Adult tickets (13-up) are $10, children (6-12) are $5 and 6-under are free. Presale adult tickets are $7, call VLK Productions at 903-654-1653 or 817-239-4053 for more information. The mutton bustin’ entry fee is $10 and includes a T-shirt. Call 817-239-4053 to enter.
Corsicana Parks and Recreation Department presents Biker Bash III/Poker Run with kickstands up at 10 a.m. This 100-miles tri-county ride will begin at the Corsicana Government Center, and end at OT’s Sports Bar and Grill. Registration is 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the gate the day of, or you may pre-register by calling (903) 654-4874. Your registration fee ($20 pre, $25 at the gate) will include the poker hand, T-shirt, lunch, and entry for the bike show and contests. There will be a tattoo contest, bike show, 50/50 drawing and more.