Huntsville’s 39th annual Texas Independence Day & Gen. Sam Houston Birthday Celebration is taking place on Monday, March 2nd. The day starts off with a ‘coffee & reception” at 9:15am at the Walker County Museum/Gibbs-Powell House on 11th Street. The Graveside Ceremony is set for 11am at Oakwood Cemetery. The luncheon & “Toast to Texas” is scheduled for 12:30pm at the Katy & E. Don Walker Sr. Education Center located at 1402 19th St. Birthday cake and a “Toast to Texas” will be included at the luncheon. Guests must RSVP no later than February 20th. For more information, call (936) 294-1832.