Sunday, October 14 Calendar

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TODAY

 

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. Concert includes music by Bach, Telemann, Beethoven, and Bohm. Free, but donations will be accepted. E-mail justice.andrew@gmail.com.

2 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.

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. UNT’s Symphony Orchestra, A Cappella Choir, members of the Jazz Singers and soloists will perform. Tickets for the concert only 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.

 

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. Visit www.sontx.org or www.soberdorm.org, or call 940-898-6202.

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

1 to 2 p.m. — “Get the Facts,” a talk about product nutrition fact labels, proper serving sizes and fat and sodium reduction, with Meilana Charles, with the Texas AgriLife Denton County office and Better Living for Texans. Presentation is at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.

4 to 6 p.m. — TWU Graduate and Professional School Fair in the TWU Student Union, at Bell Avenue and Administration Drive. Call 940-898-3188 or visit www.twu.edu.

6:30 p.m. — UNT faculty recital with Jeffrey Bradetich on double bass and Steven Harlos on piano, in Voertman Hall at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Visit www.music.unt.edu.

7 to 8 p.m. — Romance in the Stacks Book Club at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. This month, discuss books by Lynsay Sands. Free. Call 940-349-8796 or e-mail kimberly.wells@cityofdenton.com.

 

TUESDAY

 

EVENTS

9:30 a.m. — Mother Goose Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Stories and activities for infants (birth to 18 months) and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

10 a.m. — Oakmont Women’s Club fall fashion show and silent auction in the main dining room at Oakmont Country Club, 1901 Oakmont Drive in Corinth. Cost is $15. Open to the public. For reservations, call 940-321-5599.

Noon to 2 p.m. — “Sensational Settings” afternoon tea, presented by the Denton Benefit League, at Denton Country Club, 1213 Country Club Road. Tickets cost $35 each, or $75 per patron ticket. Call 940-321-9446.

4 p.m. — Afternoon Adventure Club at the Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Best for ages 6 to 8. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.

6 to 8 p.m. — “Sensational Settings” presented by the Denton Benefit League, at Denton Country Club, 1213 Country Club Road. Tickets cost $40 each, or $75 per patron ticket. Call 940-321-9446.

7 p.m. — “Zombie Night for Teens” at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Youths 12 and older can join in games, snacks and crafts. Zombie costumes encouraged. Free. To register, call 940-349-8752.

8 p.m. — UNT African Ensemble directed by Gideon Foli Alorwovie in Voertman Hall at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Tickets are $5. Visit www.music.unt.edu.

 

WEDNESDAY

 

EVENTS

9:30 to 10 a.m. — Toddler Time at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Stories, puppets and activities for toddlers (12-36 months) and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

10 a.m. — Albert Chew, CEO of Freeman Co., speaks in the ballroom of the UNT Gateway Center, on North Texas Boulevard between Eagle Drive and Highland Street. Part of the Executive-in-Residence Lecture Series. Free. Call 214-518-5340.

1 to 9 p.m. — North Texas Fossil Day on the first floor of UNT’s Environmental Education, Science and Technology Building, 1704 W. Mulberry St. Free event includes exhibits and presentations, a fossil identification table from 3 to 9 p.m., a chance for children to dig for mock fossils from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., Sky Theater shows and more. Call 940-565-2091 or 940-565-4912.

4 p.m. — “Animal Explorers: Bats!” at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Bat books, crafts and activities for ages 6-8. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.

4 p.m. — It's a Girl Thing! book club for girls ages 8-12 and their female relative or friend, at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Discuss The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin. Call 940-349-8752.

6 to 8 p.m. — “Rainwater Harvesting” workshop at Clear Creek Natural Heritage Area, 3310 Collins Road. Construct a 55-gallon rain barrel that is yours to take home. A Texas AgriLife specialist will teach you how to design and install a rainwater harvesting system. Cost is $60. Register by Sunday by calling 940-349-8285.

6:30 to 8 p.m. — Animanga, a club for teens in grades 6-12 who love anime and manga, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.

7 to 8:30 p.m. — Exploring Philosophy at North Branch Library, 3020 Locust St. Join the ongoing discussions of time-honored philosophical issues with Dr. Eva H. Cadwal­lader, professor of philosophy. Free and open to the public. Call 940-349-8752.

7 to 9 p.m. — The Denton Organic Society meets at the Denton Senior Center, 509 N. Bell Ave., for a program titled “A Restaurant’s Com­mit­ment to Serving Local Organic Food” with guest Charles Youts, a chef at Classic Cafe in Roanoke. A seed and information exchange will be at 6:30 p.m. Free. Call Mike Mizell at 940-382-8551.

 

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