Thursday, January 24 Calendar

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TODAY

 

EVENTS

9:30 a.m. — Crafters’ Corner at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Work on projects and learn new techniques. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Denton County Office of History & Culture’s “Lunch ’n Learn” volunteer docent training session, in the 1896 Room at the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Reservations due by noon Wednesday. Call 940-349-2850 or e-mail gretel.lheureux@dentoncounty.com  .

12:15 to 1 p.m. — “Icaria Settlement in Denton County 1848,” a program by Mike Cochran, in Denton County, in the Commissioners Courtroom of the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Part of the Denton County Office of History and Culture’s 2013 Speaker Series. Free. Call 940-349-2850.

6:30 to 8 p.m. — Grief support group at Southern Care Hospice, 5800 N. I-35, Suite 200. For reservations, call 940-243-0901.

7 to 9 p.m. — “Music, Money and New Media: How Is It Going to Work?”, a panel discussion about the challenges and opportunities facing young musicians in the 21st century, at UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St. With Keith Wolfe, managing director of the Fort Worth Opera; music history professor Peter Mondelli; Michael Seman, a University of Texas at Arlington doctoral candidate; and others. Free; refreshments available. Call 940-369-8257 or visit http://untonthesquare.unt.edu .

8 p.m. — TWU Drama presents Dissonance, a play by graduate student Paul Engle, in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of Hubbard Hall on Administration Drive. Free; donations welcome. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

 

CLUB MEETINGS

Conversation Club, for those wishing to practice their English language skills with others, meets from 7 to 8 p.m. at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. No registration required. Call 940-349-8752.

The Denton Quilt Guild meets at 7 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month, at the Center for Visual Arts, 400 E. Hickory St. Non-members may attend twice as guests. A social time with snacks and drinks begins at 6:30 p.m. Visit www.dentonquiltguild.org .

Harvest Goals offers free tutoring for ages 6-18 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays through Dec. 5, at UNT’s McConnell Hall, 1705 W. Sycamore St. Call 214-749-8044 or e-mail harvest_goals@yahoo.com .

Scrapbookers and crafters meet to work on their projects at 6:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at Krum First United Methodist church, 1001 E. McCart St. Call Lisa Yousko at 940-367-6304.

Trinity Forks Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas meets at 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month, January through June and August through October, at TWU’s Ann Stuart Science Complex. Visit http://npsot.org/TrinityForks .

 

SUPPORT GROUPS

Argyle Al-Anon meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at Cross Timbers Community Church, 1119 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle.

Back to Basics Al-Anon meets at 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Ponder, 101 State Highway 156. Call 310-291-8243 or 940-368-3605.

Sex Addicts Anonymous, a fellowship of men and women in recovery from addictive sexual behaviors, meets at 7 p.m. For meeting location, call 940-536-3883.

Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at 311 S. Locust St. Call 940-383-8252.

Show Me group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., noon, 6 p.m., 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.

Straight Up group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Ponder, 101 FM156. Group meets at 7 p.m. on the last Thursday of the month. Call 254-485-1413.

Unity group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Denton, 1100 Malone St. Call 940-239-9238.

Unity group of Al-Anon, for families of alcoholics, meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Denton, 1100 Malone St. Call 940-239-9238.

Unity Alateen and Alapreteen, for youths ages 13-19 and 8-12 who have alcoholics in their families, meet from 6 to 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Denton, 1100 Malone St. Call 940-239-9238.

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.

 

FRIDAY

 

EVENTS

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

8 p.m. — TWU Drama presents Dissonance, a play by graduate student Paul Engle, in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of Hubbard Hall on Administration Drive. Free; donations welcome. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

 

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. To register, visit www.twu.edu and click on “Denton Campus Open House,” e-mail openhouse@twu.edu  or call 940-898-3014.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Mini A-Kon VI at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Fans can celebrate all things anime, manga, comic and gaming. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

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

8 p.m. — TWU Drama presents Dissonance, a play by graduate student Paul Engle, in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of Hubbard Hall on Administration Drive. Free; donations welcome. Visit www.twu.edu/drama or call 940-898-2020.

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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