Corsicana — A listing of meetings and events of interest from throughout Navarro County.
Corsicana Newcomers’ Club annual summer social begins at 11 a.m. at the Kinsloe House. Call Marge Oslick at (903) 872-3508 for more details and reservations.
A Senior Sock Hop will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Cook Center. This is a free event for any seniors 50 and up and a chaperone. Corsicana Swing Orchestra will play hits from the 50s and 60s. There will be refreshments, a costume contest and door prizes. You must have a ticket since seating is limited. Tickets are free and available at Navarro Regional Hospital’s Senior Circle/Connie Beal (903) 654-6892; Twilight Home/ Alicia Rogers (903) 519-1044; or Sterling House/Kelly Bell (903) 872-8400.
Pickett Riding Club is ready to ride at the Streetman arena on FM 416. Show starts at 11 a.m. Events are Cloverleaf Barrels, Straightaway Barrels, Poles, Speed, Flag, Potato and Keyhole. Exhibitions are $3, events are $5, and there is a $25 membership per family. Age groups will be 6 and under, 7-9, 10-12, 13-17, and 18 and over. In case of spotty weather, call Chris Wirtz at (903) 879-5654 or Kim Williams at 903-467-6865.
The American Legion Post 22, 632 N. Beaton St., will host Karaoke Night with Country Sue from 8 p.m. to midnight. For further information call 903-874-3938 after 2 p.m.
The AARP Driver’s Safety Course for drivers over 50 years young will be hosted by the Young at Heart Group in Dawson at the First Baptist Church’s Activity Center at Main and Fourth Streets. This is a four-hour course of instruction which runs from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The course is designed to make people with a lot of experience safer drivers and less accident prone as they age. To register by phone call Cecil Sanders at 254-578-1669 or Pat or Rosemary Phagan at 254-578-3868. The cost is $15 for AARP members if you bring your card and $20 for non-members to cover workbooks and material.