American Legion Post 550 offers free karaoke at 9 p.m. each Friday at the post, 905 Foundation St. in Pilot Point. Call 940-686-9901.
Grupo 18 de Marzo Alcoholicos Anonimos meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 100 W. Oak St. Call 940-231-9759.
Humble Beginnings group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 6 p.m. for discussion at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2200 N. Bell Ave.
Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Oak St.
New Beginnings Al-Anon meets at 6 p.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2200 N. Bell Ave. Baby-sitting is provided.
Primary Purpose Denton AFG Al-Anon meets at noon at Solutions of North Texas’ Wilshire Hall, 2216 N. Bolivar St. Visit www.sontx.org, www.soberdorm.org or call 940-898-6202.
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.
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.
Way Out group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 1114 W. University Drive. Call 940-367-7722 or 940-231-6267.
Whole New Deal Narcotics Anonymous group meets at 7:30 p.m. at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Oak St. Call 940-898-0747.
10 a.m. to noon — Trout derby at Ray Roberts Lake State Park’s Johnson Branch Unit, on FM3002, 7 miles east of I-35. Children of all ages are welcome to participate at the Kid Fish Pond. Prizes will be awarded for a variety of categories. $7 entrance fee for ages 13 and older. Call 940-637-2636.
4 p.m. — New Year’s Eve at Jack’s Tavern, 508 S. Elm St. Newly expanded bar now boasts a full kitchen, more pool tables and more space. Balloon drop and champagne toast at midnight. No cover.
6 to 8 p.m. — New Year’s Eve stargazing at Ray Roberts Lake State Park’s Johnson Branch Unit, on FM3002, 7 miles east of I-35. Participants are welcome to bring a flashlight (with a red lens only), binoculars or a telescope. Blankets and lawn chairs are recommended for comfortable viewing. This program is weather dependent. $7 entrance fee for ages 13 and older. Call 940-637-2636.
7 p.m. — New Year’s Eve Jesus Jam with performances by singer-songwriters, a chili cookoff and dancing, at Zera Coffee Co. $2. Visit www.zeracoffeecompany.com.
8 p.m. — 7Feathers’ New Year’s Eve with live music and a poker contest at BackYard on Bell. With Levi Cobb & the Big Smoke, Strong Work and Miranda Kennedy. Visit www.7feathersdenton.com.
8 p.m. — NYE 2016 Party at Rockin’ Rodeo, 1009 Ave. C. Includes party favors, balloon drop and champagne toast at midnight. $12-$15; table reservations available. Call 940-565-6611 or visit www.rockinrodeodenton.com.
8 p.m. — “Lil’ D NYE,” a New Year’s Eve fundraising bash hosted by the Greater Denton Arts Council and United Way of Denton County, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E. Hickory St. Vintage Vegas-style evening with casino tables and dancing to music by a big band. $80 per person, $150 per couple. For “high roller” experience, $125 per single, $230 per couple. Hotel package available. For reservations, visit http://lildnye.com.
8 p.m. — Midway Brew Year’s Eve Party at Midway Craft House, 1115 W. Hickory St. With music by Jared & the Jewelers, MNKR, Samus Davis Jr. and Flydecay. Call 940-382-8700 or visit www.midwaycrafthouse.com.
9 p.m. — New Beers Eve at the Bearded Monk, 122 E. McKinney St. With music by Kind Beats and Mojo. Call 940-999-7238 or visit www.beardedmonk.com.
9 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Ten Hands Live: New Year’s Eve in Denton at Dan’s Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St. Music, champagne toast and black-eyed peas. $20. Visit www.danssilverleaf.com. for more information
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