The Navarro County Retired Teachers Association will meet at 9:45 a.m. at Northwest Apartments Community Center, 1360 Northwest Ave. The speaker for the program will be Dr. Shellie O’Neal, teacher, actress and playwright. All former school employees are invited.
Woodland Cemetery Committee is holding a fundraiser with home style cooking from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Annex Building, 320 W. Collin, directly behind the public library. You may dine in or take out for a donation of $8. The goal is to raise funds for a concrete walk for the Montgomery Hill addition at Woodland, the area where remains of the slave graves located at Richland-Chambers Reservoir were relocated. On the menu is ham, baked chicken, cabbage, green beans, candied yams, pinto beans, macaroni and cheese, salad, corn bread, cake and tea. For more information please contact Ruby Williams at (972) 854-8113 or (903) 872-4774.
April 13 and 14
A Spring Home and Garden Expo is taking place at the IOOF Event Center, 601 North 45th Street, Corsicana, sponored by Texas AgriLife. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Home and Garden vendors along with landscape design companies, Master Gardner and educational programs will be offered as well. Admission is $5 adults, children under 12 are free. For more information, contact Logan Lair at Texas AgriLife, at 903-654-3075.
Crystal Shepherd Benefit Softball Tournament will be held at Lake Halbert Park beginning at 10 a.m. This is a Lake Halbert Softball Association rules tournament. Prizes will be awarded to champions and runners-up, as well as home run derby winners. There will be men’s and co-ed games. Entry fee is $150. For more information or to enter contact Chris Garrett at (903) 641-6395 or Wes Young at (903) 467-4797. There will be food concessions, bounce houses for the kids, a dunking booth, and more activities. Bring the family and come out!