Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

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October 30, 2012

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Corsicana —

Oct. 31

The Kerens Ex-Students Association (KESA) will host a Halloween Movie Night for youngsters 12 and under from 6 to 8 p.m.

Kinsloe House is hosting “Games Day” at 10:30 a.m. for bridge and 11 a.m. for Scrabble. All members interested in playing bridge, Scrabble, and other games are invited to attend. Lynda Green is the hostess for the October Games day. If you would like to come, have a good lunch, play your favorite game, and visit you are welcome to attend.

Nov. 1-3

The Navarro College Department of Theatre presents Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple directed by Daryl R. Worley. Each performance begins at 7 p.m. All performances will be given in the Black Box Theatre, located on the second floor of the AB Building, just above the NC Bookstore. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted. Seating is limited, so please arrive early. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Nov. 1

American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 320 N.15th in Corsicana, Texas.

Blooming Grove Crime Watch will meet at 7 p.m. at the Blooming Grove Fire Station. The speaker will be Navarro County Deputy Sheriff Scott Wiley. Light refreshments will be served and everyone is welcome.

Navarro County Realtors Rumble and Carter BloodCare is holding a blood drive from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Corsicana Chamber of Commerce meeting room. For more information, contact Judy Riley at (903) 654-8583.

Nov. 3

Navarro County NAACP presents the Fifth Annual Freedom Fund Banquet, 1114 E. Sixth Ave., Corsicana at 7 p.m. at the MLK Center. The theme is “Your power, your vote, your decision.” Speaker will be Dr. Jamal Randy Allen Rasheed, Ph.D. The branch will also be honoring Mr. Leonard and Glynda Dixon, and two special families of the community. Tickets are $20. Dinner will be served.

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