Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

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October 10, 2012

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Corsicana —

Through Oct. 26

The 32nd Annual Piecemakers’ Quilt Show will take place at the Warehouse Living Arts Center, 119 W. Sixth Ave. Admission is free. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday; and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays. A quilt will be raffled off as part of the annual show. For more information, call Nancy Sloan at (903) 345-6061.

Oct. 11

     The Senior Dems will meet at the Navarro Democratic Party HQ at 416A W. Third Street (1 blk W of Court House) on Thursday, Oct 11 at 5 p.m. to support the fund raiser for Kenneth Sanders who is running for U.S. Congressman.  We will travel from there to the MLK Center at 114E Sixth Ave. to meet the candidate at 6:30 p.m.

The Corsicana Newcomers' Club Lunch Bunch will dine at Applebee's at 11:30 a.m. Please call Pat Schroeder at (903) 872-9663 to save your spot at the table.

Oct. 12

The Navarro County Retired Teachers Association will meet at 9:45 a.m. at Northwest Apartments Community Center, 1360 Northwest Ave. The program will be presented by Dr. Trena Weidmann, pharmacist. All former school employees are invited to attend.

Oct. 12-14

Pelham Community Homecoming will celebrate its 55th annual Oct. 12-14. Friday night, Oct. 12 at 7:30 p.m. will be a worship service with Rev. Charles Kelly as the master of ceremonies at the Wesley United Methodist Church, and Rev. Earnest Sample Sr. of West as speaker. On Saturday, Oct. 13, from 2 to 6 p.m. will be Pelham “Fun and Frolic.” Family and friends will enjoy activities at the Pelham Community History Museum. Bring your lawn chairs, Museum will be open for tours. The celebration will culminate on Sunday with homecoming worship services at 10:45 a.m. at the Wesley United Methodist Church, Rev. Elgin Taylor, President Emeritus of Christians in Action International of Dallas speaking. Dinner will be served following services at the Pelham Community Center.

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