Friday, November 9 Calendar

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TODAY

 

EVENTS

7:20 a.m. — Veterans’ salute at Guyer High School, 7501 Teasley Lane. The Guyer Air Force Junior ROTC will serve veterans breakfast and coffee at 7:20 a.m. in the cafeteria, followed by a ceremony at the flagpole at 8:30 a.m. Call 940-369-1000.

8:30 a.m. — Veterans’ salute at the flagpole at Ryan High School, 5101 E. McKinney St. Students will greet veterans, the Ryan Air Force Junior ROTC will present the colors, and trumpeters will perform patriotic songs. Call 940-368-3000.

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.

9:30 a.m. — Krum ISD’s Veterans Day of Remembrance program at Bobcat Stadium, 915 E. McCart St. Event includes band performances, color guard, drum line, student presentations and a guest speaker. Event will be streamed live at www.krumisd.net .

10 a.m. — Veterans Day Program in the auditorium at Denton High School, 1007 Fulton St. Veterans will be recognized and school groups will perform. Call 940-369-2000.

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.

1:30 p.m. — The Benjamin Lyon Chapter of The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution meets at Denton Good Samaritan Village, 2500 Hinkle Drive. A program on “Rosie the Riveter” will be featured. Call 940-387-4741 or visit www.dar.org .

3:30 p.m. — Program honoring veterans at The Vintage retirement community, 205 N. Bonnie Brae St. Open to the public.

4 p.m. — “Titanic Remembered,” hands-on activities such as iceberg navigation, Morse code and ship-inspired crafts for ages 6-12, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. To register, call 940-349-8752 to register.

5 to 7 p.m. — “Owl Prowl” hike led by Doris Mager at the Isle du Bois Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, on FM455, 10 miles east of I-35. Meet at Lost Pines Amphitheater; no flashlights. Free with regular park entrance fee of $7 for ages 12 and older. Call 940-686-2148 or e-mail kelly.lauderdale@tpwd.state.tx.us .

5 p.m. to 8 a.m. Saturday — “All-Night Write-In” for National Novel Writing Month at UNT’s Willis Library, 1506 W. Highland St. Participants can share ideas and advice. Visit www.nanowrimo.org .

5:30 to 8 p.m. — Panda Dance, a fundraiser for Ann Windle School for Young Children, at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. Family event includes live DJ, bounce houses, face painting, games and food. Admission is $2, and tickets for food and entertainment cost 25 cents each. Free for Ann Windle school parents. Call 940-369-3909.

6 to 8 p.m. — “Power, Panic and Persuasion” political psychology poster show and reception, at UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St. Free. Call 940-369-8257 or visit http://untonthesquare.unt.edu .

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre’s Theatre School presents Pinocchio Commedia at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory. All tickets are $6 general admission. Visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com or call 940-382-1915.

7:30 p.m. — Guyer High School presents Damn Yankees! in the school auditorium, 7501 Teasley Lane. Tickets cost $10, available at the door and at Guyer’s front office during the school day. Call 940-369-1156 or e-mail ecrotwell@dentonisd.org .

7:30 p.m. — UNT Department of Dance and Theatre presents A Jazz Dream, The Musical, an adaptation of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream by guest director Maggie L. Harrer, in the University Theatre at the Radio, TV, Film and Performing Arts Building, at Welch and Chestnut streets. Tickets cost $10 per person, $7.50 for students, UNT faculty/staff and seniors. Call 940-565-2428 or visit www.danceandtheatre.unt.edu .

 

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, a support group for family and friends dealing with the effects of someone’s drinking, 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. to 12:30 p.m. — Ryan High School Strutters fall dance clinic in the school’s gymnasium, 5101 E. McKinney St. Girls in kindergarten through eighth grade can learn dance routines, with a short performance at noon. Registration costs $25 and includes snacks and a T-shirt. Call 940-369-3000 or e-mail cmayer@dentonisd.org .

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. — Guyer High School Choir craft show with more than 100 vendors at the school, 7501 Teasley Lane. Free. Visit http://guyerchoircraftshow.com .

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. — Presentation on birds of prey led by Doris Mager at the Isle du Bois Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, on FM455, 10 miles east of I-35. Free with regular park entrance fee of $7 for ages 12 and older. Call 940-686-2148 or e-mail kelly.lauderdale@tpwd.state.tx.us.

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Book signing event featuring authors of books on Denton County and other Texas topics, at the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Kim Cupit will discuss and sell Images of America: Denton, Postcard History Series: Denton County and Denton: Then and Now. Visit www.dentoncounty.com/chos .

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. — Friends of the Denton Public Libraries Big Book Sale at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Admission is $1. Children under 12 and Friends members are admitted free. Cash or checks only. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Holiday Shopping Extravaganza at Argyle High School, 191 S. U.S. Highway 377. Proceeds benefit Project Graduation. Admission is free. Call 940-262-7777.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. — “Bling Fling” benefiting the Children’s Tumor Foundation, in the cafeteria at Dodd Intermediate School, 915 E. McCart St. in Krum. Participants can make a piece of jewelry or buy jewelry or other crafts.

2 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre’s Theatre School presents Pinocchio Commedia at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory. All tickets are $6 general admission. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com .

2 p.m. — “Basic Computer Use” at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free class covers computer components, computer terminology and the Windows XP operating system. To register, call 940-349-8752 or e-mail fred.kamman@cityofdenton.com .

2 p.m. — “Our Native Raptors,” led by Doris Mager, at the Johnson Branch Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, on FM3002, 7 miles east of I-35. Free with regular park entrance fee of $7 for ages 12 and older. Call 940-637-2636 or e-mail alicia.bernard@tpwd.state.tx.us .

2 p.m. — Oakmont Women’s Club annual garage sale at 2016 Postwood Court in Corinth. Call 940-231-1599.

3 to 4 p.m. — “Buying an E-Reader” class at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 to register, or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

7 p.m. — Shut Up and Play the Hits, a documentary about LCD Soundsystem, screens as part of the Thin Line Fall Series, at the Fine Arts Theater, 115. N. Elm St. Visit http://thinlinefilmfest.com .

7:30 p.m. — Guyer High School presents Damn Yankees! in the school auditorium, 7501 Teasley Lane. Tickets cost $10. Call 940-369-1156 or e-mail ecrotwell@dentonisd.org.

7:30 p.m. — UNT Department of Dance and Theatre presents A Jazz Dream, The Musical, an adaptation of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream by guest director Maggie L. Harrer, in the University Theatre at the Radio, TV, Film and Performing Arts Building, at Welch and Chestnut streets. Tickets cost $10 per person, $7.50 for students, UNT faculty/staff and seniors. Call 940-565-2428 or visit www.danceandtheatre.unt.edu .

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