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Calendar: Nov. 9-15

THURSDAY, NOV. 9

CREATIVE THINKING

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. -- Crafters' Corner at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Work on projects and learn new techniques.

KID STUFF

9:30 a.m. -- Toddler Time for toddlers (12-36 months) and their caregivers at North Branch Library, 3020 Locust St. Followed by Toddler Play Time at 10 a.m.

10 a.m. and 11 a.m. -- Story Time for ages 1-5 at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane.

3:30 p.m. -- "Professor Pop's Bubble Show" at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Entertainer Brett Roberts will present bubble tricks as well as tips for making bubbles at home. Free tickets will be distributed starting at 2:30 p.m. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

YOUTH & TEEN

1 to 3 p.m. -- Homeschool Teen Gaming Club for ages 11-17 at North Branch Library, 3020 Locust St. Free.

TALKS & THOUGHTS

4 to 5:30 p.m. -- Exploring Western Philosophy, a free weekly class with Eva H. Cadwallader, professor emeritus of philosophy, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free.

6:30 p.m. -- Denton County Genealogical Society presents "The Stedman Story: Mystery, Intrigue, Adoption and DNA -- Jewish Genealogy Strategies Unravel a Family Mystery," a talk by Karen Franklin, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

STAGE

7:30 p.m. -- The Trammell Group presents a fundraising musical parody, Sunbows & Rainshine: A Celebration of Change, at the Denton Woman's Club Building, 610 Oakland St. $35 for general admission, $50 for patron tickets. This performance benefits the Monsignor King Outreach Center. For reservations, email thegiraffeproject@gmail.com.

Guyer High School wraps up its run of "A Chorus Line" this weekend.
Guyer High School wraps up its run of "A Chorus Line" this weekend.

7:30 p.m. -- Guyer High School Theatre presents A Chorus Line in the auditorium, 7501 Teasley Lane. $10. Tickets available at the door and in the front office during school hours. Email ecrotwell@dentonisd.org or call 940-369-1156.

MUSIC & NIGHTLIFE

Noon -- Thursday Daytime Jazz presents the Nine O'clock Lab Band at the Syndicate in the UNT Union, 1155 Union Circle.

8 p.m. -- UNT Trombone Choirs in Voertman Hall at the UNT Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free.

8 p.m. -- UNT Men's and Women's Choruses in Winspear Hall at UNT's Murchison Performing Arts Center. $8-$10.

Afro Deezy Axe, Girls on Bikes, Off World 10 p.m. at Harvest House.

Glitterbomb: "Sabotage" 9 p.m. at Andy's Bar. $5-$7.

Prefontaine, Ariel and the Bottom Feeders, Samus David Jr. 9 p.m. at Backyard on Bell. Free.

Jeff Plankenhorn 9 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $12; $10 in advance.

Aurora Wynne, Caleb Coonrod 9 p.m. at Midway Craft House. Free.

Big Band at the Abbey Underground.

"Drag Me to the Rodeo" with Cynthia Lee Fontaine, Kylee Fatale, April Rition, Your Highness, Kabrina D. Sierra, Kendrix Kyle 10 p.m. at Rockin' Rodeo. $10.

FRIDAY, NOV. 10

COMMUNITY & CAUSES

9:30 a.m. -- Denton ISD's free English-language and GED classes at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Call 940-369-0400.

CREATIVE THINKING

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. -- Finish It Fridays at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Bring a craft project for this come-and-go program.

KID STUFF

9:30 a.m. -- Mother Goose Time at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Stories and activities for infants (birth to 18 months) and their caregivers.

10 a.m. -- Play to Learn for ages 3-5 at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane.

11 a.m. -- Story Time for ages 1-5 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St.

4:30 to 5:30 p.m. -- Build It With Bricks at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Ages 5 and older can build with the library's Legos.

YOUTH & TEEN

3:45 to 5 p.m. -- Level Up, board games and video games for ages 11-17, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St.

STAGE

7:30 p.m. -- Denton Community Theatre presents Shakespeare's Richard III at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. $10-$22. Call 940-382-1915.

7:30 p.m. -- Guyer High School Theatre presents A Chorus Line at 7501 Teasley Lane. $10. Email ecrotwell@dentonisd.org or call 940-369-1156.

8 p.m. -- UNT Opera presents Mozart's The Magic Flute in Lyric Theatre at UNT's Murchison Performing Arts Center. $15-$35. An optional "In the Know" lecture starts at 7:15 p.m. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com.

COMEDY

9:30 p.m. -- Late Night Comedy Show featuring the GIs of Comedy, a comedy troupe of veterans, at TWU's Kitty Magee Arena, 1600 N. Bell Ave. Free and open to the public.

MUSIC

Friday Daytime Jazz presents West End noon at the Syndicate in the UNT Union. Free.

Samus David Jr., Lorelei K, Pine Martyn 7 p.m. at Killer's Tacos.

UNT Jazz Singers 8 p.m. in Voertman Hall at the UNT Music Building. Free.

"Now That's What I Call a Dance Party" with DJ Party McFly 9 p.m. at Backyard on Bell.

Sadistik, Nacho Picasso, Character., Rafael Vigilantics, Upgrade 9 p.m. at Andy's Bar. $10.

Lorelei K, Kevin Greenspon, Quartz Prowl, Sarah Ruth, Nobodynose 9 p.m. at Midway Craft House.

Pistons & Paint Pre-Party with Wayne "The Train" Hancock" 9 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $12; $10 in advance.

The Holophonics, Ditch Prince, Hen and the Cocks, Bret Crow 10 p.m. at the Abbey Underground.

SATURDAY, NOV. 11

FESTIVITIES & FUN

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Denton Community Market at the Denton County Historical Park, on Mulberry Street near Carroll Boulevard. Visit http://dentonmarket.org.

Tim Mclain eyes owner Jerry Yost's 1932 Ford Deuce Coupe during Pistons & Paint last year. The Chupacabras Car Club's 16th annual car show takes place Saturday at the North Texas Fairgrounds.DRC file photo
Tim Mclain eyes owner Jerry Yost's 1932 Ford Deuce Coupe during Pistons & Paint last year. The Chupacabras Car Club's 16th annual car show takes place Saturday at the North Texas Fairgrounds.
DRC file photo

8 a.m. to 6 p.m. -- Pistons & Paint car show presented by the Chupacabras Car Club at North Texas Fairgrounds, 2217 N. Carroll Blvd. Event includes displays of pre-1965 vehicles, vendors and auto-related swap meet. Music by Junior Brown, Slobberbone and Dylan Bishop. Admission is $10, free for children 10 and younger. Visit www.pistonsandpaint.com.

KID STUFF

10 a.m. -- Story Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Best for ages 1-5. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

STAGE

7:30 p.m. -- Guyer High School Theatre presents A Chorus Line in the school auditorium, 7501 Teasley Lane. $10. Tickets available at the door and in the Guyer front office during school hours. Email ecrotwell@dentonisd.org or call 940-369-1156.

7:30 p.m. -- Denton Community Theatre presents Shakespeare's Richard III at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. $10-$22. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com.

MUSIC

"Road to One City: Denton Concert and Food Drive" with Trip G, Covan Trees, DJ Spadus, Wauk, DJ Reaper, Queen Silvy, Melee Max and DJ Kmor, 7 p.m. at Backyard on Bell. Free admission; bring nonperishable food items for the Denton Community Food Center.

The Faps (album release), Nonstarter, Madaline, the Motel Pines 8 p.m. at Andy's Bar. $5.

Pistons & Paint After-Party with the Derailers 8 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $10.

"Kickin' It Old Skool" with Sir J. 9 p.m. at Harvest House. Free.

SUNDAY, NOV. 12

MARKETPLACE

5 p.m. -- Holiday Harvest of Art: A Sale of Fine Art and Craft, at the Denton Woman's Club Building, 610 Oakland St. Presented by the Artists Enclave of Denton County. With work by local artists and artisans, and live music and complimentary refreshments. Free admission.

CREATIVE THINKING

2 to 4 p.m. -- Chess class at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Chess coaches from the UNT TAMS program will offer instruction for players at all levels.

STAGE

2 p.m. -- Denton Community Theatre presents Shakespeare's Richard III at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. $10-$22. Visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com.

3 p.m. -- UNT Opera presents Mozart's The Magic Flute in Lyric Theatre at UNT's Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. $15-$35. An optional "In the Know" lecture starts at 2:15 p.m. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com.

MUSIC

Jeff Bradetich and Friends present their Carnegie preview concert 3:30 p.m. in Voertman Hall at the UNT Music Building. Free.

6 p.m. -- First Christian Church Concert Series presents the TWU Concert Choir at 1203 N. Fulton St. Free.

MONDAY, NOV. 13

CREATIVE THINKING

6 to 8:45 p.m. -- Chess Night at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St.

TALKS & THOUGHTS

7 to 8:30 p.m. -- Professor's Corner: A Discussion Group Devoted to Literary Texts at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Visit library.cityofdenton.com.

7 to 8:30 p.m. -- "Canning Basics," a free class on getting started with water-bath canning, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Call 940-349-8752.

MUSIC

Nova 8 p.m. in Voertman Hall at the UNT Music Building. Free.

Third Street and West End vocal jazz ensembles 8 p.m. in Kenton Hall at the UNT Music Building. Free.

Short Leash, Lonely Bones, Gravedweller, Double Crossed 8 p.m. at Killer's Tacos. $5.

Spank, Honest Shaun, Sturdy Fingers 9 p.m. at Andy's Bar.

TUESDAY, NOV. 14

COMMUNITY & CAUSES

9 to 11:30 a.m. -- "Healing Through the Holidays," a one-day workshop and support group for dealing with holiday grief, at VNA Ann's Haven, 1204 W. University Drive, Suite 150. To reserve a spot, call 940-349-5900.

Noon to 1 p.m. -- Bereavement luncheon, hosted by VNA Ann's Haven for people grieving the death of a loved one, at Denton Elks Lodge, 228 E. Oak St. Speaker will be Rebekah Knight. No reservations needed.

5:30 to 8:30 p.m. -- Serve Denton Celebrity Waiter Night at Rudy's "Country Store" and Bar-B-Q, 520 S. I-35E. Ten percent of price plus all tips will benefit Serve Denton.

MARKETPLACE

5 to 8 p.m. -- Artisan Market sponsored by the Denton Quilt Guild at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E. Hickory St. Handmade items including quilts, purses, baked goods and more. Visit www.dentonquiltguild.com.

KID STUFF

9:30 a.m. -- Mother Goose Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. For infants and their caregivers.

10:30 a.m. -- Toddler Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Followed by Toddler Play Time at 11 a.m.

YOUTH & TEEN

7 p.m. -- Anime Club for ages 11-17 at North Branch Library, 3020 Locust St.

MUSIC

Trio Amaranti, an early music chamber trio, 4 p.m. at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free.

UNT Concert Choir featuring the Children's Chorus of Collin County 8 p.m. in Winspear Hall at UNT's Murchison Performing Arts Center. $8-$10.

Axiom 4 featuring Pete Weise, Jimi Tunnell, Jacob Smith and Dennis Durick 8 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $10; $7 in advance.

"The Music of Steely Dan" featuring Big Mike, Ginny Mac and Chris Holt 8 p.m. at Andy's Bar. $10; $5 in advance.

Average Life Expectancy, Vault Dweller, Filth 10 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $3.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 15

KID STUFF

9:30 a.m. -- Toddler Time at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St.

11 a.m. -- Story Time at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St.

3:30 to 5:30 -- Arts After School, an exploratory program for ages 6-10, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E. Hickory St. $15. To register, email education@dentonarts.com or call 940-382-2787.

4:30 p.m. -- Teen STEM Lab for ages 8-14 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free food and fun with the Brain STEMS from the UNT Society of Women Engineers.

7 to 7:30 p.m. -- Baby and Toddler Story Time for ages 3 and younger at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St.

TALKS & THOUGHTS

6 p.m. -- "How Aviation Changed North Texas: 1910 to 1940 and Beyond," a presentation by Jim Hodgson, executive director of the Fort Worth Aviation Museum. In the Commissioners Courtroom at the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Free.

STAGE

8 p.m. -- TWU Theatre Program presents Phaedra by Jean-Baptiste Racine in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of TWU's Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Directed by guest director Lydia Mackay. $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/theatre or call 940-898-2020.

MUSIC

Keep Denton Beautiful's 30th Birthday Bash, an '80s dance party with DJ Yeahdef, 6-9 p.m. at Backyard on Bell. Free.

Sol Kitchen 9 p.m. at Harvest House. Free.

FUTURE BOOKINGS

COMMUNITY & CAUSES

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 -- Beaujolais & More, a wine and food tasting fundraiser for the Campus Theatre, at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. Event includes Beaujolais Nouveaux wine from France and food from more than 20 restaurants. Additional wine and craft beer tastings are also available. $25. Visit http://dentoncommunitytheatre.com.

7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 18 -- Denton Breakfast Kiwanis' 35th annual Turkey Roll Bicycle Rally, starting at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. Five routes --8, 29, 39, 52 and 68 miles -- with rest stops run by Kiwanis-family youth service clubs. Raises funds for youth leadership and tiny libraries. Race-day registration is from 7 to 9 a.m. $40; or register online by Nov. 9 for $35. Visit www.dentonturkeyroll.com.

CREATIVE THINKING

6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 16 -- Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School meets on the third Thursday of the month at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E. Hickory St. Artists draw underground performers. BYOB for ages 21 and up. $5. Visit www.dentonarts.com or call 940-382-2787.

11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 9 -- Macrame workshop for adults at SCRAP Denton, 420 S. Bell Ave. Create a macrame wall hanging using a simple alternating square knot. $25. Call 940-391-7499 or visit www.scrapdenton.org.

GARDENING

9:30 a.m. Nov. 17 -- Denton Council of Garden Clubs meets in the Hospitality Room at Ben E. Keith, 2801 N. I-35. Joe Prevratil, owner of Holly's Gardens & Florist, will present "Holiday Memories." Free.

HEALTH

5 to 6 p.m. Nov. 16, Dec. 21 -- Weight loss surgery seminar in the Rio Grande meeting room at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton. Free educational lecture about obesity and its causes, health risks and treatment options. Dr. Michael Lee, bariatric surgeon, will answer questions. To register, call 1-877-THR-WELL (1-877-847-9355).

STAGE

Nov. 15-19 -- TWU Theatre Program presents Phaedra by Jean-Baptiste Racine in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of TWU's Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Directed by guest director Lydia Mackay. Shows are at 8 p.m. Nov. 15, 4 p.m. Nov. 16, 8 p.m. Nov. 17, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Nov. 18, and 2 p.m. Nov. 19. $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. The 2 p.m. show Nov. 18 will be a pay-what-you-can performance. Visit www.twu.edu/theatre or call 940-898-2020.

SCREEN

7 p.m. Nov. 16 -- Denton Black Film Festival presents "The Best of the Fest" at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E. Hickory St. Call 940-382-2787 or visit www.dentonarts.com.

MUSIC

Koe Wetzel, Austin Meade 9:30 p.m. Nov. 16 at Rockin' Rodeo. $12-$15.

Busman's Holiday, the Baptist Generals 4 p.m. Nov. 19 at Dan's Silverleaf. $12; $10 in advance.

Inside Baseball (John Lamonica), Natural Anthem 8:30 p.m. Nov. 21 at Dan's Silverleaf. $7.

First Christian Church Concert Series presents Cast of Bronze, a community handbell ensemble from Dallas, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15 in the sanctuary at 1203 N. Fulton St. Free.

Add your event to our online calendar at DentonRC.com/calendar; email drc@dentonrc.com; or mail to Page 2 Calendar, Denton Record-Chronicle, P.O. Box 369, Denton, TX 76202.