Saturday, November 17 Calendar

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TODAY

EVENTS

8 a.m. to noon — TWU open house for prospective students. Check-in begins at 8 a.m. in Hubbard Hall, on Administration Drive between Oakland Street and Bell Avenue. Information sessions are scheduled until noon, followed by campus tours. Free parking is available throughout the campus. To register, visit www.twu.edu and click on “Open House,” e-mail openhouse@twu.edu or call 940-898-3014 or 1-866-809-6130.

8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. — Hurley Military History Seminar presented by UNT’s Military History Center, at the Eagle Student Services Center. The topic is “Death of the Wehrmacht: The Rise of American Combat Power and the Destruction of Hitler’s Army.” Call 940-565-2690 or visit http://military.hist.unt.edu.

9 a.m. — Turkey Roll Bicycle Rally at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. Denton Breakfast Kiwanis Club event raises money for the club’s youth programs. Five courses range from 8 to 68 miles. Registration begins at 7 a.m. Registration fee is $30. Visit www.dentonbreakfastkiwanis.org.

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — American Red Cross community blood drive in the gym at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Oak St. Call 1-800-REDCROSS, or visit www.bloodisneeded.org and search by ZIP code.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Blue Ribbon Bazaar at the Denton Senior Center, 509 N. Bell Ave. Handmade decorations, crafts, clothing, toys and baked goods will be for sale. Call 940-349-8270.

10 a.m. — Winter Open disc golf tournament at North Lakes Disc Golf Course, on Bonnie Brae Street near Windsor Drive. Teams will be paired off to play 18 holes. Check-in begins at 9:15 a.m.; onsite registration costs $10 cash. Call 940-349-8525.

10 a.m. — Story Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Stories, songs, puppets and more for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

10 to 11 a.m. — Preschool Play and Read at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. For children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.

10 to 11:30 a.m. — Hip-hop master class with Chris Koehl at Denton Dance Conservatory, 4103 Mesa Drive. For intermediate and advanced dancers ages 10 and older. Cost is $30. To register, e-mail lisaddc4me@aol.com. Call 940-383-2623.

Noon — Liberty Christian School presents The Diary of Anne Frank, a one-act play, at 1301 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle. Free. Call 940-294-2000.

2 to 3 p.m. — Treblemakers, music-centered games and activities for ages 6-8, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.

2 p.m. and 8 p.m. — TWU Drama Department presents Dancing at Lughnasa by Brian Friel, in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of Hubbard Hall. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama or call 940-898-2020.

8 p.m. — “The Dances of Saints … and Heathens” in Winspear Hall at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. Event includes readings and musical presentations from Donald J. Norman-Cox’s book, featuring Gideon Foli Alorwoyie on African drums. Free. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com.

8 p.m. — UNT Center for Chamber Music Studies, directed by George Papich, in Voertman Hall at UNT’s Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu.

9:30 p.m. — Rock Lottery 11, with performances by five bands formed that same day, at Dan's Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St. Proceeds benefit Communities in Schools of North Texas. Admission is $15; or $20 for admission to the 10 a.m. selection ceremony, breakfast and evening program. Doors open at 8:30 p.m. Visit www.danssilverleaf.com.

 

CLUB MEETINGS

Denton Poets’ Assembly meets from 10 a.m. to noon on the third Saturday of the month at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free and open to the public. Visit www.dentonpoetsassembly.weebly.com.

 

SUPPORT GROUPS

Grupo 18 de Marzo Alcoholicos Anonimos meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 100 W. Oak St. Call 940-231-9759.

Co-Dependents Anonymous, for people who desire healthy and loving relationships, meets from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Denton Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1111 Cordell St. Call 940-320-2095 or 972-623-7423.

Compulsive Eaters Anonymous meets at 8:30 a.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 633 E. Hobson Lane. Call 940-387-9526.

Lupus Foundation of America support group meets from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St.

Rebuilding: Divorce/Relationship Recovery and Solo Parenting group meets at 4:30 p.m. on the first and third Saturday of each month at First Baptist Church of Corinth, 3033 Meadowview Drive. Group will meet Sept. 17 through May 19. Call 940-272-2515 or e-mail louanntx@charter.net.

Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at 311 S. Locust St. Call 940-383-8252.

Show Me group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., noon, 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.

Straight Up Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at Ponder United Methodist Church, 104 Remington Park Lane. Call 940-594-9169.

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.


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