Friday, November 16 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.

10 a.m. — Thanksgiving Story Time for ages 1-5 at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

11 a.m. — Bring a Veteran to School Day and Veterans Day ceremony at Gonzalez School for Young Children, 1212 Long Road. Event includes a presentation of the colors and a small reception. All Denton County veterans are invited to attend. Call 940-369-3460 or e-mail jreiss@dentonisd.org .

11 a.m. — Thanksgiving Story Time for ages 1-5 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

4 p.m. — Lego Builders Club at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Ages 6 and up. Free. Call 940-349-8718 or e-mail stacey.irish-keffer@cityofdenton.com .

5 to 7 p.m. — Spaghetti dinner in preparation for the Denton Breakfast Kiwanis Club’s Turkey Roll Bicycle Rally, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. Riders and the general public are invited. All-you-can-eat meal costs $8 for adults and $5 for ages 3-12. Visit www.dentonbreakfastkiwanis.org .

6:30 p.m. — Third Street fall concert directed by Jimin Lee in Kenton Hall at the UNT Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

8 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 at 7:15 p.m. Tickets cost $15-$35. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com .

8 p.m. — UNT Men’s and Women’s Choruses, conducted by Christopher Jackson and Kerry Glann, in Winspear Hall at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. Tickets are $8 and $10. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com.

8 p.m. — TWU Drama Department presents Dancing at Lughnasa by Brian Friel, in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of Hubbard Hall. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

8 to 11 p.m. — Junior High Jamz for students in Denton ISD middle schools, at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 1300 Wilson St. Supervised event includes a live DJ, concessions and games. Student IDs are required for entry. Cost is $7. Fees for late pickup will apply. Call 940-349-8575.

 

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, 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

8 a.m. to noon — TWU open house for prospective students. Check-in begins at 8 a.m. in Hubbard Hall, on Administration Drive between Oakland Street and Bell Avenue. Information sessions are scheduled until noon, followed by campus tours. Free parking is available throughout the campus. To register, visit www.twu.edu  and click on “Open House,” e-mail openhouse@twu.edu  or call 940-898-3014 or 1-866-809-6130.

8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. — Hurley Military History Seminar presented by UNT’s Military History Center, at the Eagle Student Services Center. The topic is “Death of the Wehrmacht: The Rise of American Combat Power and the Destruction of Hitler’s Army.” Call 940-565-2690 or visit http://military.hist.unt.edu .

9 a.m. — Turkey Roll Bicycle Rally at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. Denton Breakfast Kiwanis Club event raises money for the club’s youth programs. Five courses range from 8 to 68 miles. Registration begins at 7 a.m. Registration fee is $30. Visit www.dentonbreakfastkiwanis.org .

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — American Red Cross community blood drive in the gym at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Oak St. Call 1-800-REDCROSS, or visit www.bloodisneeded.org and search by ZIP code.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Blue Ribbon Bazaar at the Denton Senior Center, 509 N. Bell Ave. Handmade decorations, crafts, clothing, toys and baked goods will be for sale. Call 940-349-8270.

10 a.m. — Winter Open disc golf tournament at North Lakes Disc Golf Course, on Bonnie Brae Street near Windsor Drive. Teams will be paired off to play 18 holes. Check-in begins at 9:15 a.m.; onsite registration costs $10 cash. Call 940-349-8525.

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. — Preschool Play and Read at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. For children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

10 to 11:30 a.m. — Hip-hop master class with Chris Koehl at Denton Dance Conservatory, 4103 Mesa Drive. For intermediate and advanced dancers ages 10 and older. Cost is $30. To register, e-mail lisaddc4me@aol.com . Call 940-383-2623.

Noon — Liberty Christian School presents The Diary of Anne Frank, a one-act play, at 1301 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle. Free. Call 940-294-2000.

2 to 3 p.m. — Treblemakers, music-centered games and activities for ages 6-8, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

2 p.m. and 8 p.m. — TWU Drama Department presents Dancing at Lughnasa by Brian Friel, in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of Hubbard Hall. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama or call 940-898-2020.

8 p.m. — “The Dances of Saints … and Heathens” in Winspear Hall at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. Event includes readings and musical presentations from Donald J. Norman-Cox’s book, featuring Gideon Foli Alorwoyie on African drums. Free. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com.

8 p.m. — UNT Center for Chamber Music Studies, directed by George Papich, in Voertman Hall at UNT’s Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

9:30 p.m. — Rock Lottery 11, with performances by five bands formed that same day, at Dan's Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St. Proceeds benefit Communities in Schools of North Texas. Admission is $15; or $20 for admission to the 10 a.m. selection ceremony, breakfast and evening program. Doors open at 8:30 p.m. Visit www.danssilverleaf.com .

 

SUNDAY

 

EVENTS

2 p.m. — TWU Drama Department presents Dancing at Lughnasa by Brian Friel, in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of Hubbard Hall. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

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 at 2:15 p.m. Tickets cost $15-$35. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com .

3:30 p.m. — L5 Guitar Ensemble, directed by Evan Oxenhandler, in Kenton Hall at UNT’s Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

7 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre open auditions for Cheaper by the Dozen at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory Street. Roles are available for two male and two female adults, three male and three female teens, and four boys and one girl ages 8-12. Auditions will consist of readings from the script. Callbacks, if needed, will be at 7 p.m. Nov. 20. Performances will be Jan. 25-Feb. 3. Call 940-382-7014 or e-mail thedctteam@campustheatre.com .

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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