1 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.
2 p.m. — Lake Dallas parade honoring veterans, from the parking lot at 503 Main St. to the Veterans Memorial in Lake Dallas City Park, at West Hundley Drive and South Shady Shores Road. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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. Visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com or call 940-382-1915.
2 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.
3 p.m. — UNT Opera and the UNT Symphony Orchestra present Romeo et Juliette by Charles Gounod, in Lyric Theatre at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. An “In the Know” lecture begins 45 minutes before each performance. Tickets cost $15-$35. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com.
5 p.m. — Foo McBubba, First United Methodist Church’s big band, presents a fall concert at the church, 201 S. Locust. Free. Call 940-382-5478 or visit www.fumc-denton.com.
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.
Grupo 18 de Marzo Alcoholicos Anonimos meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 100 W. Oak St. Call 940-231-9759.
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.
7 to 8:45 p.m. — Chess Night at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Players of all ages and skill levels welcome. Free. Call 940-349-8752.
Twilight Garden Club meets at 9:30 a.m. in the Ben E. Keith Hospitality Room, 2801 N. I-35. Joe Prevratil of Holly’s Garden and Florist will present “Holiday Glitter.”
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — Community blood drive at Ryan High School, 5101 E. McKinney St. Contact Scott Spaulding at 940-369-3000 or email@example.com.
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.
10:30 to 11:15 a.m. — Toddler Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Stories, puppets and activities for toddlers (12-36 months) and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.
Noon to 1 p.m. — Ann’s Haven VNA hospice family luncheon at the Denton Elks Lodge, 228 E. Oak St. Nurse and counselor Kirsten Kaae will give a talk titled “It’s About Time and Grief.” Free, but reservations are requested; call 940-349-5900.
4 p.m. — Afternoon Adventure Club, stories and a hands-on workshop for kids in kindergarten through third grade, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.
6:30 p.m. — Denton ISD special education department’s parent resource night in the lecture hall at Denton High School, 1007 Fulton St. Information overview on post-secondary employment, training and educational opportunities for students with disabilities. Guest speaker will be Mark Scott, special education transition specialist at Denton High. A hot dog bar will be available. Call 940-369-2000 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
To tell us about your event or meeting, visit DentonRC.com and click on “Let Us Know” for our online forms; e-mail to email@example.com; fax to 940-566-6888; or mail to Page 2 Calendar, Denton Record-Chronicle, 314 E. Hickory St., Denton, TX 76201.