Friends of Heath Sims will host an open house Sunday, Nov. 11, from 2 to 4 p.m. in Waxahachie.
The purpose of the event is to thank Sims for serving Ellis County the past eight years as county commissioner.
In conjunction with the event, Wayne Norcross, host for the event asks those attending to bring canned food or staple food items for the Italy Food Bank. Financial contributions may be made to the Italy Ministerial Alliance.
The event will be held at the home of Wayne and Marlene Norcross, 600 Sycamore, Waxahachie.
Refreshments will be served. Call 972-935-0048 for more information.