8 p.m. to midnight — “Nerd Nite IX-MAS” at the Bearded Monk, 122 E. McKinney St. Nerd Nite Denton presents a series of presentations: “Giving Ain’t Just for Christmas: Public Service in Rotary Club International” by Randi Skinner; “Elections, Campaigns and Violence in Africa” by Stephanie M. Burchard; “Bad Christmas Songs” with Matt Shasteen and Petra Kelly; and a live podcast by Craft Conversation. Free. Visit www.facebook.com/NerdNiteDenton.
9 a.m. — Denton County Commissioners Court meets in the Commissioners Courtroom at the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St.
American Legion Post 550 offers free pool each Tuesday at the post, 905 Foundation St. in Pilot Point. Call 940-686-9901.
Denton Noon Kiwanis meet at noon at The Downtowner, 725 N. Elm St. Call 940-387-6323 or visit www.dentonkiwanisclub.org.
Denton Writers’ Critique Group, for writers of fiction and creative nonfiction ages 17 and older, meets from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E. Hickory St. Free. Visit http://dentoncritique.wordpress.com.
Play Readers of Denton meets from 7 to 9 p.m. on the first, second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Free. Call 940-382-7014, ext. 3. Visit www.playreadersandwritersofdenton.blogspot.com.
Rotary Club of Denton South meets from 6:45 to 8 a.m. at Oakmont Country Club, 1901 Oakmont Drive. Call 940-368-3789.
Denton County Gamblers Anonymous chapter meets from 7 to 8 p.m. in Room 202 of First United Methodist Church of Denton, 201 S. Locust St. Call 940-484-0087.
Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Oak St.
Clarity group of Overeaters Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Denton, 201 S. Locust St., in Room 200 (use Mulberry Street entrance). Call 940-594-1650.
Recovery International, a mental health self-help group, meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Denton Senior Center, 509 N. Bell Ave. Visit www.recoveryinternational.org or call 214-403-0323.
Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. weekdays at 3730 E. McKinney St., Suite 107. Call 940-383-8252.
Show Me group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.
Unity group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at First Christian Church of Denton, 1203 Fulton St. Call 940-390-1325.
Unity group of Al-Anon, for families of alcoholics, and Unity Alateen, for youths ages 13-19 who have alcoholics in their families, meet from 6 to 7 p.m. at First Christian Church of Denton, 1203 Fulton St. Call 940-239-9238.
7 to 10 p.m. — “Pick Up and Play” at the Bearded Monk, 122 E. McKinney St. 7Feathers presents an open collaborative jam. Bring your own instruments, or pick up something lying on the stage. Donations will go toward 7Feathers’ Instrument Petting Zoo program. Visit www.7feathersdenton.com.
Denton Breakfast Kiwanis Club meets from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. at El Chaparral Grille, 324 E. McKinney St. Call 940-453-2688 or 940-206-5177, or visit www.dentonbreakfastkiwanis.org.
6:30 to 7:30 a.m. — Denton Breakfast Kiwanis Club meets at the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St., to tour newly remodeled areas of the courthouse. Call 940-453-2688 or 940-206-5177, or visit www.dentonbreakfastkiwanis.org.
Duplicate bridge from 12:30 to 4 p.m. at the Denton Senior Center, 509 N. Bell Ave. Call 940-349-8280 or visit www.dentonseniorcenter.com.
Breast-feeding Support Group meets from 10 to 11 a.m. on the first Wednesday of the month at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Call 940-349-8752.
Celebrate Recovery meets at 6 p.m. at Singing Oaks Church of Christ, 101 Cardinal Drive. Call 940-387-4355.
DivorceCare and GriefShare, two separate support groups, meet from 7 to 9 p.m. at Crossroads Bible Church, 8101 Justin Road in Double Oak. Call 972-355-3343 or visit www.crossroadsbible.org.
Grupo 18 de Marzo Alcoholicos Anonimos meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 100 W. Oak St. Call 940-231-9759.
Mercy Heart, a support program for families of inmates and for ex-offenders, meets from 6 to 8 p.m. at Denton Bible Church, 2300 E. University Drive. Free meal, free child care and classes for kindergarten through middle school. Call 940-297-6745 for more information.
Primary Purpose Denton group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 8 p.m. at 1524 N. Ruddell St.
Serenity Al-Anon, a support group for family and friends dealing with the effects of someone’s drinking, meets at noon at First United Methodist Church, 201 S. Locust St.
Add your event to our online calendar at DentonRC.com/calendar; email email@example.com; fax to 940-566-6888; or mail to Page 2 Calendar, Denton Record-Chronicle, 314 E. Hickory St., Denton, TX 76201.