Friday, October 12 Calendar

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TODAY

 

EVENTS

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. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

11 a.m. — Story Time at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Stories, songs, puppets and more for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

4 to 5 p.m. — “Science Lab: Physics” at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. See the principles of physics in action and learn how to conduct experiments with everyday materials. Free. To register, call 940-349-8752.

5:30 to 7 p.m. — Opening reception for exhibition of work from the Autonomous University of the State of Mexico (UAEM) at UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St. Works by Mexican artists Agapito Rincon Pina, Leopoldo Flores and Armando Pineda are on display through Nov. 7. Free. Visit http://untonthesquare.unt.edu .

7 to 9 p.m. — Recycled clothing and Halloween costumes event at the Girl Scout Shop, 2317 W. University Drive, Suite 167. Participants can pick one outfit in exchange for each outfit they bring in to recycle. E-mail judyc33@verizon.net .

7 p.m. — Guyer High School orchestras’ Fall Concert in the school auditorium, 7501 Teasley Lane. Free. Call Michelle Brians at 940-369-1000 or e-mail mbrians@dentonisd.org .

7 p.m. — Argyle High School Spotlight Players present Bloody Murder in the school’s auditorium, 191 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle. Admission is $5.

7 p.m. — Movie in the Park screening of The Goonies at Quakertown Park, 321 E. McKinney St. Bring blankets and chairs. Free marshmallow roast and crafts start at 7 p.m., followed by the movie at 8 p.m. Free. Rated PG. Call 940-349-7275.

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents The Elephant Man by Bernard Pomerance at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors 62 and older, and $10 for children and students. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com .

 

CLUB MEETINGS

The Triangle Squares square dancing group meets at 7:30 p.m. on the first and third Fridays of each month at Denton Senior Center, 509 N. Bell Ave. Non-members pay $6 per person, members get in free. Call 214-288-6883.

 

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.

Humble Beginnings group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 6 p.m. for discussion at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2200 N. Bell Ave.

Primary Purpose Denton AFG Al Anon meets at noon 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.

Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at noon, 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., noon, 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.

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.

 

SATURDAY

 

EVENTS

9 a.m. — Bonnie and Clyde Days in downtown Pilot Point. Festival includes a parade, bank robbery re-enactment at noon, soapbox races at 1 p.m., food and vendors, live music and entertainment, children’s activities and more. E-mail jsander@cityofpilotpoint.org  or call 940-686-6488.

8 a.m. — “Run on Faith,” a 5K fun run and 1-mile walk at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. Part of the church’s Fall Festival. Register online at www.active.com or download form at http://iccdenton.org . Registration starts at 7 a.m.

2 to 9 p.m. — Immaculate Conception Catholic Church’s Fall Festival at 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. Games, performances, vendor and food booths, and a talent show at 5 p.m. Admission is free. ALMA presents a play, Milagro del Niñito Jesús, at 7 p.m., $5 admission. Visit www.iccdenton.org .

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 a.m. to noon — Instrument Petting Zoo for elementary-aged children, in the Recital Hall at UNT’s Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Event begins with a concert by graduate performance majors; then, children will be invited to explore instruments. Free. Visit http://music.unt.edu .

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. — “Pumpkin Patch Mania” at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St., for kids ages 5 to 11. Kids will create Halloween crafts before heading to a local pumpkin patch for a hay ride, bounce house, petting zoo and more. Fee is $20 per child. Register by Thursday by visiting www.dentonparks.com  or by calling 940-349-7275.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Ray’s of Hope Pet Adoption at the Denton Animal Shelter, 300 S. Woodrow Lane. Adoption fee is $10 for cats and $25 for dogs. All pets will be fully vaccinated, neutered or spayed and microchipped. Call 940-349-7594.

3 to 5 p.m. — “The Role of Near-Death Experiences, Deathbed Visions and After-Death Communication in Grief and Grief Counseling,” a talk by Jan Holden, chairwoman of UNT’s counseling and higher education department, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

5 to 9 p.m. — Artist’s reception for “Welcome to My World, 1972-2012,” a retrospective of Elmer Taylor’s work, at the UNT Art Gallery in the Art Building, one block west of Mulberry and Welch streets. Free. Visit www.gallery.unt.edu  or call 940-565-4316.

7 to 9:30 p.m. — Friends of the Lake Cities Library bingo fundraiser in the community room of Lake Dallas City Hall, 212 Main St.. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $10, which includes five bingo cards. Bingo daubers and refreshments will be sold.

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents The Elephant Man by Bernard Pomerance at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors 62 and older, and $10 for children and students. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com .

 

SUNDAY

 

EVENTS

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Immaculate Conception Catholic Church’s Fall Festival at 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. Event includes performances, games, and vendor and food booths. Admission is free. Visit www.iccdenton.org .

1 p.m. — Sunday brunch with music by the Denton Bach Players at Gerhard’s German Restaurant, 222 W. Hickory St. Free, but donations will be accepted. E-mail justice.andrew@gmail.com .

4 p.m. — “Symphony Meets Jazz,” the UNT College of Music Gala, in Winspear Hall at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, 1200 North Texas Blvd. Tickets for the concert cost $25; visit www.thempac.com or call 940-369-7802. For group rates, call 940-369-7772. Tickets for the concert and a dinner afterward cost $100; call 940-369-8417.

To tell us about your event or meeting, visit www.DentonRC.com  and click on “Let Us Know” for our online forms; e-mail to drc@dentonrc.com ; fax to 940-566-6888; or mail to Page 2 Calendar, Denton Record-Chronicle, 314 E. Hickory St., Denton, TX 76201.


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