Saturday, September 22 Calendar

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TODAY

EVENTS

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — “MASH Bash” blood drive at American Legion Post 71, 2501 Spencer Road. Carter BloodCare will be on site, and refreshments will be served. Donors can watch episodes of MASH on the post’s large-screen TV while they wait. Call 940-382-7315 or visit www.txlegionpost71.org.

9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. — Guide to self-publishing on Amazon.com, presented by author John Irving at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Participants will learn how to create a merchant account, format for the Kindle e-reader, select keywords and tags, and more. Bring a flash drive or laptop with a manuscript, art for the cover, photo of the author (if desired), and banking information. Free, but registration is requested; call 940-349-8752.

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. — First day of fall celebration at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Best for ages 3-6. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.

10 a.m. to noon — Kids’ fishing day at the Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area. There is a $2 program fee, in addition to the regular gate fee, which is $5 per person, free for children 5 and younger. Front gate is at Jones Street and North Kealy Avenue in Lewisville. To register, call 972-219-3930. Fishing equipment is not required for the program. Visit www.ias.unt.edu/llela.

11 a.m. to noon — “Science Lab: Weather” for ages 8-12 at the Emily Fowler Cen­tral Library, 502 Oakland St. Hands-on workshop includes experiments and homemade weather instruments. Call 349-8718 to register. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.

1 p.m. — Spokes 4 Hope bike show at Lucy’s Moms on Main, 204 S. Main St. in Aubrey. Registration will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Entry fee for the show is $15, and awards will be presented at 5 p.m. Event includes live music, beer and food sales. Call 940-202-4940 or visit www.momsonmain.com.

1 p.m. — Book fair benefiting Guyer High School’s theater program at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2201 S. Interstate 35E at Golden Triangle Mall. Students will present performances from A Year with Frog and Toad and story time sessions. During the book fair, for any purchase made with a mention of Guyer theater, the store will give back a percentage of the sale to the school.

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Pygmalion at the Campus Theater, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets are $10 for students, $18 for seniors (62 and older) and $20 for adults. For more information, visit www.campustheatre.com or www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com.

7:30 p.m. — Inter­na­tional Observe the Moon Night event at Lake Cities Library, 302 S. Shady Shores Drive in Lake Dallas.

 

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.

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.

 

SUNDAY

EVENTS

2 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Pygmalion at the Campus Theater, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets are $10 for students, $18 for seniors (62 and older) and $20 for adults. For more information, visit www.campustheatre.com or www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com.

 

CLUB MEETINGS

Denton Celtic Dancers meets from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Center for the Visual Arts, 400 E. Hickory St. Beginners’ class starts at 6 p.m. Call 940-321-0012 or visit www.dentoncelticdancers.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.

Heroin Anonymous Denton meets at 11 a.m. at Solutions of North Texas’ Wilshire Hall, 2216 N. Bolivar St. Call 940-898-6202, or visit www.sontx.org or www.soberdorm.org.

Marijuana Anonymous 12-step recovery program meets at 8 p.m. at Big Mike’s Coffee Shop, 1306 W. Hickory St.

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

Show Me group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.

Southside group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 6 p.m. in the Trinity United Methodist Church fellowship hall, 633 Hobson Lane.

 

MONDAY

EVENTS

7 p.m. — A talk by Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman, co-hosts of Discovery Channel’s MythBusters, in the UNT Coliseum, at North Texas Boulevard and Highland Street. Part of UNT’s Dis­tin­guished Lecture Series. Students receive one free ticket with student ID and can purchase up to four guest tickets for $15. Faculty, staff and alumni tickets are $20, or $30 for floor seating. General public tickets are $25, or $40 for floor seating. For tickets, visit the UNT Union Infor­ma­tion Desk or call 940-565-3805.

 

CLUB MEETINGS

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

Conservative Toastmasters meets at 7 p.m. at Denton Regional Medical Center’s Educational Building, 3535-A I-35E. E-mail lebbo@miaincusa.com or mzerger@earthlink.net.

Denton Community Chorus practices from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Christ the Servant Lutheran Church, 2121 E. University Drive. The chorus is a volunteer, no-audition group. Contact Monty Naylor at montynay@gmail.com or 940-368-8034.

Denton County Amateur Radio Association meets from 7 to 9 p.m. on the fourth Monday of each month at the Denton County Emergency Services building, 9060 Teasley Lane.

Denton Lions Club meets at 6 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of the month at the Smokehouse, 1123 Fort Worth Drive. Call 940-497-3989.

Denton Senior Center exercise classes are from 11 to 11:40 a.m. at 509 N. Bell Ave. Those age 50 and older are invited. No advance sign-up required. Call 940-349-8720 or 940-566-5242.

Denton Toastmasters public speaking club meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Lake Forest Good Sama­ritan, 3901 Montecito Drive, in the activity building. Call 940-458-4669.

Duplicate play night at 6:30 p.m. at Denton Bridge Studio, 625 Dallas Drive. Call 940-382-7977.

Harvest Goals offers free tutoring for ages 6-18 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays through Dec. 5, at UNT’s McConnell Hall, 1705 W. Sycamore St. Call 214-749-8044 or e-mail harvest_goals@yahoo.com.

Jimenez Boxing Club meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 1300 Wilson St. Call 940-206-9035.

North Texas Toastmasters public speaking club meets from noon-1 p.m. in Room 118 of Marquis Hall on the UNT campus. Visit http://420.toastmastersclubs.org or e-mail virginia.jones@unt.edu.


SUPPORT GROUPS

Compulsive Eaters Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. Call 940-395-3334.

Denton County Gamblers Anonymous chapter meets from 10 to 11 a.m. in Room 214 at First United Methodist Church of Denton, 201 S. Locust St. Meetings are open and nonsmoking. Call 940-390-9419.

Drug Addicts Anonymous (Faith in Action Group of Denton) meets at 8 p.m. at Solutions of North Texas’ Wilshire Hall, 2216 N. Bolivar St. Call 940-898-6202, or visit www.sontx.org or www.soberdorm.org.

Serenity Al-Anon meets at noon at First United Methodist Church, 201 S. Locust St.

Shalom Today group of Alco­hol­ics Anonymous meets at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. for discussion at 5011 W. University Drive. Call 940-383-8252.

Show Me group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.

Unity group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Denton, 1100 Malone St. Call 940-239-9238.

 

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