Officials with Denton’s American Legion Post 71 announced last week that 57 area high school juniors have been selected for Texas Boys State.
Time is running out to register for the Great American Cleanup, Keep Denton Beautiful’s annual community litter cleanup effort that’s planned for Saturday, March 28. Deadline to sign up to help is 5 p.m. Friday.
The Denton Public Library this week will conduct a workshop on challenges facing residents as they age and a class on protecting against identify theft.
A lecture about how the Civil War and Reconstruction affected Denton County will be offered at noon Wednesday in the Commissioners Courtroom of Denton’s Courthouse on the Square.
Shakespeare’s King Lear in adaptation will take center stage at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the next session of the Professor’s Corner discussion group.
VNA Ann’s Haven will have its monthly bereavement luncheon at noon Tuesday, March 10, at the Denton Elks Lodge at 228 E. Oak St. in Denton.
Riding Unlimited therapeutic riding center in Ponder will offer a semiannual volunteer training session from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.
Plans for the 2015 TRASHion Fashion program have been announced, and a workshop for participants is planned on Monday, according to an announcement from the city of Denton.
Denton Christian Preschool is offering a Valentine’s Day alternative for those who don’t want to give the typical gift such as a card or flowers.
The community is invited to join Immaculate Conception Catholic Church parishioners on Saturday for the fourth annual Monsignor King Health Promotion and Wellness Day.
VNA Ann’s Haven will conduct a five-part grief workshop every Tuesday beginning Feb. 10, according to a press release.
An exhibit of children’s storybooks and companion quilts made by members of the Denton Quilt Guild will be on display Thursday through Saturday in the south dining room of Hubbard Hall at Texas Woman’s University.
Denton’s Emily Fowler Central Library is hosting Conversation Club at 7 p.m. on Thursdays to help speakers of English as a second language practice their speaking skills in a relaxed setting, according to an announcement from the library.
Members of the League of Women Voters of Denton will host Lannie Noble, Denton County elections administrator, in their monthly meeting at 7 p.m. today.
Two members of the Civil Air Patrol Squadron in Denton were recently awarded the “Top Gun” designation for an April exercise.
The Denton Public Library has planned two classes to help residents improve their basic computer skills, according to a press release from the library.
Select Rehabilitation Hospital of Denton and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton have announced co-sponsorship of three support groups for area residents, according to a press release.
Guests at Our Daily Bread in Denton got a special treat for Christmas this week, courtesy of Little Caesars Love Kitchen.
The Denton Public Library is offering visitors an opportunity to show some love for animals this holiday season with its annual Pet Santa Tree.
A two-part class in Microsoft PowerPoint 2007, a lecture on exercise, nutrition and stress reduction, and tips for making memorable holiday treats are all on tap this week at the Denton Public Library.
Young people from First United Methodist Church of Denton will be offering their holiday gift-wrapping service at Golden Triangle Mall again this year.
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton will be at Our Daily Bread community soup kitchen on Friday to offer free flu shots to the community.
Denton Mayor Chris Watts is scheduled to drop the first dollar into a Salvation Army red kettle on Wednesday to kick off the organization’s local Christmas fundraising campaign.
The Denton Area Partnership for End-of-Life Care will host two free events Friday to offer information about advance directives and how to file for a medical power of attorney.
The annual Boo Bash is planned from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the University of North Texas Coliseum.
The Denton Public Library will host an after-hours event offering tips and resources for genealogy research on Friday, according to the library.
Denton Community Health Clinic will play host to Patch Adams, the physician whose early career was the subject of a 1998 movie starring the late Robin Williams, for special events on Friday.
The Denton County Office of History and Culture will host a lecture titled “Lurking in the Shadows” at 5 p.m. Friday in the Commissioners Courtroom at the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St.
“Keep Aubrey Nutty” is the theme of the 29th annual peanut festival planned on Saturday in downtown Aubrey.
Seniors age 55 and older are invited to participate in a free fitness assessment and healthy aging fair from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday on the campus of Texas Woman’s University in Denton.
The Denton County Antique Tractor, Farm Equipment and Primitives Club will have its annual fall meeting and picnic from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
The Benjamin Lyon Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will sponsor a public reading of the U.S. Constitution at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Courthouse on the Square in Denton.