Friday, February 22 Calendar

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TODAY

 

EVENTS

9:30 a.m. — Providence Elementary School’s Black History Month program in the school cafeteria, 1001 FM2931. Call 940-369-1900.

7 p.m. — Greater Denton Arts Council’s Community Arts Recognition Awards ceremony, honoring June and Perry McNeill, at the Center for the Visual Arts, 400 E. Hickory St. Tickets cost $30. For reservations, visit www.dentonarts.com . For more information, call 940-382-2787.

7 p.m. — Liberty Christian School presents R.I.P.H.S., a “dance-ical” by fine arts teacher Kirk Holland, at the school, 1301 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $7 for students and seniors. Visit www.libertychristian.com/theatre .

8 p.m. — UNT Opera and the UNT Concert Orchestra present The Pirates of Penzance in the Lyric Theater at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, 2100 N. I-35E. An “In the Know” lecture begins at 7:15 p.m. in the Instrumental Rehearsal Room. Tickets cost $15-$35. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com .

8 p.m. — TWU Drama Department presents Well by Lisa Kron in the Redbud Theater Complex at Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Call 940-898-2020 or visit www.twu.edu/drama.

8 p.m. — Trombone Showcase III coordinated by Vern Kagarice 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 .

 

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 — “Building Bridges to Success,” a free parenting seminar presented by Denton ISD’s Bilingual/ESL Department, at Calhoun Middle School, 709 Congress St. Call 940-369-0150.

8:30 a.m. to noon — Denton High School cheerleaders’ spring junior cheer clinic for girls ages 5 to eighth grade, in the school’s main gymnasium, 1007 Fulton St. Cost includes snacks and a T-shirt. Registration costs $30 in advance, or $35 for on-site registration at 8 a.m. Call 940-369-2211 or e-mail cswindle@dentonisd.org .

9 a.m. — 5K Color Run and 1K Walk benefiting Special Abilities of North Texas at North Lakes Park, 2001 W. Windsor Drive. Registration is $25 for the run, $15 for the walk. A free fun run for kids also will be held. Participants are asked to wear white clothing so they can be splashed with color along the course. Register online at www.specialabilities.net , or register on the day of the event at 8 a.m.

9 a.m. to noon — A volunteer orientation session will be held at the Isle du Bois Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, on FM455, 10 miles east of I-35. For more information or to reserve a spot, call 940-686-2148, ext. 258, or e-mail kelly.lauderdale@tpwd.state.tx.us .

9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — Ryan High School Strutters’ spring junior dance clinic in the school’s competition gym. For girls in kindergarten through eighth grade. Cost is $25 and includes snacks and a T-shirt. Checks can be made out to Ryan High School Strutters and mailed to 5101 E. McKinney St., Denton TX 76208, attention Cassie Mayer. On-site registration available at 8:15 a.m. Call 940-369-3000 or e-mail cmayer@dentonisd.org .

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Monsignor King Health and Wellness Promotion Day in the gymnasium of Immaculate Conception Catholic School, 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. Event includes health information and basic tests. Visit www.iccdenton.org .

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. — SKYWARN severe weather program presented by the National Weather Service’s Fort Worth office, in the auditorium of TWU’s Multipurpose Classroom Laboratory building, at Bell Avenue and College Street. Free. Visit www.weather.gov/fortworth .

9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Volunteer Income Tax Assistance for low-to-moderate-income families at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. To qualify, annual household income must be $50,000 or less. Free. Call 940-566-2688.

10 to 11 a.m. — Preschool Play and Read at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. For children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

10 to 11:30 a.m. — Denton Benefit League’s Kids in Motion event at the Center for Visual Arts, 401 E. McKinney St. Children will take part in craft activities while learning to help others. Free, but donations of nonperishable food items are requested for the Denton Community Food Center. For reservations, contact Lucy Huff at lucyfhuff@hotmail.com  or 940-367-0862.

10 a.m. to noon — “Go Geocaching” at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Adults and families can learn about the high-tech activity; bring a GPS device if you have one, but some will be available to use. Free. Call 940-349-8752 to register.

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. — St. James AME Church’s African American History Month Celebration includes a health and wellness fair at 1107 E. Oak St. Event includes screenings, a cooking demonstration and health information. Other activities include historical programs, skits and exhibits. Gretel L’Heureux and Chelsea Stallings of the Denton County Office of History & Culture will give presentations about the history of Quakertown at 12:45 p.m. Call 940-387-1223.

Noon to 2 p.m. — African American History Month Celebration and Student Art Gallery at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 1300 Wilson St. Free. Call 940-349-8575.

2 p.m. and 7 p.m. — Liberty Christian School presents R.I.P.H.S., a “dance-ical” by fine arts teacher Kirk Holland, at the school, 1301 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $7 for students and seniors. Visit www.libertychristian.com/theatre .

2 p.m. and 8 p.m. — TWU Drama Department presents Well by Lisa Kron in the Redbud Theater Complex at Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

5:30 p.m. — Denton FFA Benefit Auction at Ryan High School, 5101 E. McKinney St. A buyer barbecue will be served at 5:30 p.m., followed by a live auction at 6:30 p.m. Visit www.dentonffa.com or call 940-566-0700 or 940-390-2925.

6 to 8 p.m. — Daddy-Daughter Dance in the cafeteria of Argyle High School, 191 S. U.S. Highway 377. For girls in pre-K through sixth grade and their father, other relative or any father figure; mothers are also welcome. Cost is $35 per couple and $10 for any additional attendees; includes snacks, drinks and pictures. E-mail parrington@argyleisd.com .

 

SUNDAY

 

EVENTS

2 p.m. — TWU Drama Department presents Well by Lisa Kron in the Redbud Theater Complex at Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

2 p.m. — Liberty Christian School presents R.I.P.H.S., a “dance-ical” by fine arts teacher Kirk Holland, at the school, 1301 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $7 for students and seniors. Visit www.libertychristian.com/theatre .

3 p.m. — UNT Opera and the UNT Concert Orchestra present The Pirates of Penzance in the Lyric Theater at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, 2100 N. I-35E. Tickets cost $15-$35. Visit www.thempac.com or call 940-369-7802.

3 to 5 p.m. — African American History Month Celebration featuring a gospel concert at St. James AME Church, 1107 E. Oak St. Event includes church choirs, soloists and singing groups, a musical skit, readings and more. Call 940-387-1223.

6 p.m. — Foo McBubba, the big band of First United Methodist Church of Denton, presents a concert benefiting the church’s youth group in the church sanctuary, 201 S. Locust St. Free, but donations will be taken. Refreshments will be served after the concert. Visit www.fumc-denton.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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