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THURSDAY, DEC. 7

COMMUNITY & CAUSES

9 p.m. to 2 a.m. -- Local musician Kyle Feeney celebrates his birthday with a an alternative and hip-hop show and a winter clothing drive at the Abbey Underground, 100 W. Walnut St. Attendees should bring sweaters, sweat pants, coats and other winter garments. The show's lineup includes I Am, KoolBRZ, NahFam, Ritchy Flo, Feeney, G.O.A.T and Reggae Today.

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.

YOUTH & TEEN

1 to 3 p.m. -- Homeschool Teen Gaming Club for ages 11-17 at North Branch Library, 3020 Locust St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

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.

MUSIC & NIGHTLIFE

Studio of Carol Wilson and Steven Menard's trombone quartet 7:30 p.m. at UNT on the Square. Free.

Without Sacrifice, Black Aevum, From a Broken Oath 7:30 p.m. at Killer's Tacos.

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

Thin Skin, Hen and the Cocks, Devils in the Belfry 10:30 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $5.

"Drag Me to the Rodeo" with Kylee Fatale, Nayda Montana, Kabrina D. Sierra, Kendrix Kyle, Kitty Yubari, Stefani Mikyles, Colby Jack 10:30 p.m. at Rockin' Rodeo. $10.

FRIDAY, DEC. 8

CREATIVE THINKING

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. each Fri -- Finish It Fridays at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Bring a craft project for this come-and-go program and visit with other crafters. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

KID STUFF

9:30 a.m. -- Spanish Story Time for ages 2-10 at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. For speakers of all languages.

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. Free.

YOUTH & TEEN

11 a.m. to noon -- Teen Nutrition Class for ages 11-17 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Learn about healthier food choices, and make an easy snack. Free. To register, call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

MUSIC

Rain Check, Allegheny Drive, Corusco, Bullfighter, Also Us 7:30 p.m. at Killer's Tacos. $6.

"Bass Wars" with DJ Titan, Lump, J-Trip, Poininja, DJ Jump 8 p.m. at Backyard on Bell. Free.

Brave Combo 9 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $10.

Erika Wennerstrom (of Heartless Bastards), Chase Ryan, Ava Thompson 9 p.m. at Andy's Bar.

DJ Dancy Doctor 9 p.m. at Harvest House.

In Spite of Madness, Big Destiny, Grrg, Miranda Kennedy at Abbey Underground.

SATURDAY, DEC. 9

COMMUNITY & CAUSES

1 p.m. -- St. George School family interest meeting at St. Maximus Orthodox Church, 2026 W. Oak St. Learn about the liberal arts private Christian school employing the philosophy of Charlotte Mason, opening in August. Visit www.saintgeorgedenton.com.

CREATIVE THINKING

11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. -- 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.

KID STUFF

11 a.m. to noon -- Read to Rover at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Children ages 6-11 practice reading with a therapy dog. Free, but registration is required. Call 940-349-8752 or library.cityofdenton.com.

MUSIC

Millennial Falcon, Enter the Lab, Twins, Sturdy Fingers 9 p.m. at Midway Craft House. Free.

Fun Button, Glaze, Rei Clone, Teenage Sexx 9 p.m. at Backyard on Bell. Free.

Whiskey Ridge 9 p.m. at Jack's Tavern.

Fab Deuce, Richie Cunning with DJ Bad DJ, We Are Band Nerds, DJ Party McFly, host AV the Great 9 p.m. at Andy's Bar.

Rage Out Arkestra, Swirve 9 p.m. at Harvest House. Free.

SUNDAY, DEC. 10

MUSIC

Raised Right Men 4 p.m. Dan's Silverleaf. Free.

Miscon (EP release), Lifelink, Blood Between Us, Tooth & Nail, A Sounding Sea, Ballista 7 p.m. at Killer's Tacos. $8.

Horror Remix presents "Zombie 2" 7 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf.

MONDAY, DEC. 11

CREATIVE THINKING

6 to 8:45 p.m. -- Chess Night at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Players of all ages and skill levels welcome. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

7 to 8 p.m. -- Learn how to solder and create a light-up badge at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. To register, call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

TALKS & THOUGHTS

7 to 8:30 p.m. -- Professor's Corner: A Discussion Group Devoted to Literary at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. TWU professor Gretchen Busl presents "Adapting Homer's Odyssey, or What Makes an Instant Classic?". Sessions meet on the second Monday of each month. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

COMEDY

Two Brave Boys (live comedy podcast taping) 11 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. Free.

MUSIC

Paul Slavens and Friends 9 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. Free.

TUESDAY, DEC. 12

COMMUNITY & CAUSES

3 to 5 p.m. -- "Stop the Bleed: Bleeding Control Techniques for the Injured" at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Learn simple bleeding-control techniques that can effectively slow blood loss and save lives in an emergency. Taught by nurse Adam Walthall with Medical City Denton. No previous training required. Free. To register, call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

KID STUFF

6:30 to 7 p.m. -- Twilight Toddler Time for toddlers (12-36 months) and their caregivers at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

YOUTH & TEEN

7 p.m. -- Anime Club for anime and manga lovers ages 11-17 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

MUSIC

Lorelei K., Hey Cowboy, Anwar Polecat 10 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $3.

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 13

CREATIVE THINKING

2 to 3:30 p.m. -- Basic Excel 2013, a free two-part class, at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Learn how to use a spreadsheets. Second session is on Friday. To register, call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

KID STUFF

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 per class; $55 for four classes. All supplies provided. To register, email education@dentonarts.com or call 940-382-2787.

MUSIC

Denton Songwriters Guild meeting 7 p.m. at Killer's Tacos.

Christmas with Little Jack Melody and His Young Turks 8 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $10.

FUTURE BOOKINGS

COMMUNITY & CAUSES

6:30 p.m. Dec. 14 -- Multicultural Fair at North Texas Collegiate Academy, 4601 N. I-35. Get your "passport" stamped while touring and seeing students' presentations. With games, vendors and food. Admission is free and open to the public. Visit www.ntxca.org.

6:30 p.m. Jan. 20 -- United Tribute featuring "Dancing With Our Stars," a fundraising event for United Way of Denton County, at Embassy Suites by Hilton Denton Convention Center, 3100 Town Center Trail. $75; tables and half-tables available. Visit www.prekindle.com/unitedtribute2018, or contact Emily Reagan at emily@unitedwaydenton.org or 940-566-5851, Ext. 107.

CREATIVE THINKING

2:30 p.m. Jan. 20 -- Mixed Media Postcard Workshop at SCRAP Denton, 420 S. Bell Ave. Create unique collage postcards using reclaimed supplies. Led by artist Lindsey Banner. For ages 18 and older. $10. Call 940-391-7499 or visit www.scrapdenton.org.

HEALTH

10 a.m. to noon Dec. 14 -- "Stop the Bleed: Bleeding Control Techniques for the Injured" at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Learn simple bleeding-control techniques that can effectively slow blood loss and save lives in an emergency. Taught by nurse Adam Walthall with Medical City Denton. No previous training required. Free. To register, call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

5 to 6 p.m. 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).

MUSIC

Denton Black Film Festival Kickoff Party with Denton Funk Soul 8:30 p.m. Dec. 14 at Dan's Silverleaf. $10.

Glitterbomb: "A Black Tie Affair" 9 p.m. Dec. 14 at Andy's Bar. $5-$7.

Josh Ward, Gary Kyle 9:30 p.m. Dec. 14 at Rockin' Rodeo. $10-$12.

Dalton Domino Band 10 p.m. Dec. 14 at Jack's Tavern. Free.

Big Band Dec. 14 at Abbey Underground.

Cindy Wilson (of the B-52's), Felt & Fur 8:30 p.m. Dec. 15 at Dan's Silverleaf. $20-$35.

The Night Above Us 9 p.m. Dec. 15 at Harvest House. Free.

Cameron Hobbs Band 9 p.m. Dec. 15 at Jack's Tavern.

The Spectacle, Cast the Crown, Sathariel Dec. 15 at Abbey Underground.

Ratchet A$$ Wooda mixtape release party with Dquan Cage, Trey Detroit, Cheridan, DJ She Real 9 p.m. Dec. 15 at Andy's Bar. Free-$10.

Matthew McNeal, Daniel Markham, the Birds of Night 7:30 p.m. Dec. 16 at Dan's Silverleaf. $10; $7 in advance.

CityFolk 9 p.m. Dec. 16 at Backyard on Bell. Free.

MNKR (album release), Particular People 9 p.m. Dec. 16 at Harvest House. Free.

Raised Right Men 9 p.m. Dec. 16 at Jack's Tavern.

Scottish Rite Hospital Holiday Toy Drive with Wax Gadflies 6-9 p.m. Dec. 17 at Dan's Silverleaf. Free; bring a new, unwrapped toy.

Soggy, Never Friends, Minuano, Day 4, Low Bones 7 p.m. Dec. 17 at Midway Craft House. $5.

Brasuka 8 p.m. Dec. 20 at Dan's Silverleaf. $10; $7 in advance.

"What It Is Is: The Drunk Talk Show" with host Scott Porter, music by Ariel Hartley and Dahlia Knowles, magic by Ritchy Flow 8:30 p.m. Dec. 21 at Dan's Silverleaf. Free.

Glitterbomb: "Merry Queersmas" 9 p.m. Dec. 21 at Andy's Bar. $5-$7.

Ditch Prince, Brian King, CityFolk, Bret Crow Dec. 21 at Abbey Underground.

The Chris Watson Band 9 p.m. Dec. 22 at Dan's Silverleaf.

Vegas Stars 9:30 p.m. Dec. 22 at Rockin' Rodeo. $10.

Sister Radio, Pine Martyn, Celestial Circus Dec. 22 at Abbey Underground.

Numb Generation, Lucia, Honorable Death, Fatebringer, Omission, Donny $teez, J3's Journal, Throwd King Empire 7 p.m. Dec. 28 at Killer's Tacos. $8.

Big Band Dec. 28 at Abbey Underground.

A Hard Night's Day 9 p.m. Dec. 29 at Dan's Silverleaf.

Diesel Beast, Super Hero//Super Villain Dec. 29 at Abbey Underground.

The Ian Moore Band 9 p.m. Dec. 30 at Dan's Silverleaf. $15-$20.

Bar Band plays The Band 5 p.m. Dec. 31 at Dan's Silverleaf. $15; $10 in advance.

Puddin Taine, Soul Patrol, DJ J-Double Dec. 31 at Abbey Underground.

Sunbuzzed, New Fumes, Strays, Wax Gadflies 10 p.m. Dec. 31 at Dan's Silverleaf. $10; $7 in advance.

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