Corsicana — Navarro County Genealogy Society will hold its general meeting at 10 a.m. at the Corsicana Public Library. Mary Sixwomen Blount will speak to the society about the Apalachicola Creek Indians who were removed from Florida to Texas in 1834. She will address as well methods for researching American Indian heritage. She has recently retired as tribal leader of the Apalachicola Indians having served as chief since 1985. The public is invited. There is no attendance charge and all are welcome.
Angels of Corsicana Troop Support will hold a packing at 9 a.m. at the Angel Room, located at 1020 N. Bus. 45. All ages are welcome. Please bring the name of a military member serving in harm’s way with you to the packing so we can do a gift box for our military members. These will be our Easter boxes. For further information, call Jean O’Connor at (903) 851-2560.
Barry Friends of Youth Chili and Soup Dinner will be 5 to 7 p.m. at Barry Methodist Church. All proceeds will benefit the 4-H and FFA members of the Barry Community that participate in the Navarro County Youth Expo. Chili, Soup, Cornbread, Crackers, Tea and Dessert will be served. A silent auction will be going on during the dinner. Cost of the meal bill $6 for adults and $3 for kids. Please come attend and enjoy good homemade chili and chicken soup.
The Shakers and Scrapers Car Club will host their first Cruise In for 2013 at 6 p.m at the parking lot of H & R Block across from Navarro College. Bring your hot rod, muscle car, sports car, motorcycle, project, or anything that rolls. Even if your not showing a vehicle come by and look at all the cool vehicles. Be sure to bring your camera and have a great time.
Woodmen of the World Lodge 5 will have its meeting at 6 p.m. in the Lodge Hall at 200 W. Oak Lawn. All members, their families and guests are cordially invited.
Corsicana Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) will be at the Corsicana YMCA from 2 to 7 p.m. If you are low income (usually under $42K) or elderly, and in need of tax filing assistance, take advantage of this free program. This year VITA will see clients with appointments first and then work with walk-ins. VITA is at the YMCA on Tuesdays and Thursdays and at the Kerens Library on Wednesdays from 1 to 4 p.m. Call George Burrell at (903) 879-2091 to schedule your appointment.