Oak Valley Crime Watch invites all Oak Valley neighbors and friends to attend our hamburger and hot dog cookout at the Oak Valley Community Center at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome. We encourage you to bring your favorite dish. Come see what's happening in your neighborhood and meet new neighbors and make new friends. We hope to see you there.
The Sunbeam Club will beat the heat of the summer and celebrate the Fourth of July in the cool of the Ennis IHOP on I-45 South. A time for a Dutch lunch and great fellowship will begin at 11:30 a.m. This time of fellowship is for all railroaders, active or retired, their friends and relatives. Mark your calendar, put on your red, white and blue, invite a friend and plan to enjoy this celebration.
The American Legion and The American Legion Auxiliary, Post 22, 632 N. Beaton St., will host Karaoke from 5 to 10 p.m. Come over and enjoy some good music and free hot dogs.
The Blooming Grove July 4 parade and activities will begin at 10 a.m. and will be followed by a dog show and silent auction in the park. Parade entries need to line up at the high school parking lot at 9:30 am. All types of floats are welcome. The silent auction will feature patriotic artwork. The dog show is open to everyone. The categories are most patriotic, dog owner look alike, and best trick. There will also be a most patriotic yard contest with winners announced after the parade. For more information please contact Ashley Mahone at (903) 695-2847.
The Corsicana Rotary Club invites you and your family to join us as we celebrate our nation's independence. Freedom Festival will be held in the IOOF Park Thursday, July 4th beginning at 6 p.m. and culminating with a big budget fireworks show at dark. Enjoy music from the Groove Tones and the Bella Voce Trio, two bounce houses for the kids (one is a 5-in-1 combo), clowns, food vendors and fun. Bring a blanket, tent or chairs and make a day of it. All free to the public.