Wednesday, February 27 Calendar

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TODAY

 

EVENTS

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Job fair at Comfort Inn and Suites, 8111 I-35E in Corinth. Presented by the MATRIX Grant — a Department of Labor program for allied health care students — and NCTC’s Lifelong Learning. Free to employers and applicants. Interested employers can call 940-668-4228 or 940-498-6272.

Noon — Submission deadline for the NCTC Creative Writing Contest, sponsored by North Central Texas College’s English, Speech and Foreign Language Department. Four main divisions for amateur writers ranging from middle school age through adults, with subcategories for poetry, short stories and essays. Cash prizes are awarded in each division. Awards ceremony featuring former Texas Poet Laureate Alan Birkelbach will be at 11 a.m. April 12 at the First State Bank Center for the Performing Arts on the NCTC Gainesville campus. E-mail gfletcher@nctc.edu  or visit www.nctc.edu/CreativeWriting/NCTCcreativewriting .

2 to 4:30 p.m. — “Introduction to Computers” class at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Participants must be able to use a mouse. Free. Call 940-349-8752 to register.

4 p.m. — Guest lecture by Gieorgio Sanguinetti, of the University of Rome Tor Vergata, in Room 321 of the UNT Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

7 p.m. — “A Conversation on Political Leadership in the Future of American Politics,” a forum with San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro and Luis Ricarda Fraga, a professor at the University of Washington, in the Lyceum on the third floor of the UNT Union, one block west of Welch and West Prairie streets. Free. Visit http://politicalscience.unt.edu .

7 to 8:30 p.m. — Exploring Philosophy at North Branch Library, 3020 Locust St. Join the ongoing discussions of time-honored philosophical issues with Dr. Eva H. Cadwallader, professor of philosophy. Free and open to the public. Call 940-349-8752.

8 p.m. — UNT Concert Orchestra and University Singers featuring Emanuel Borok, violin; Carol Wilson, soprano; Linda Di Fiore, mezzo-soprano; Clay Couturiaux, conductor, in Winspear Hall at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. Tickets cost $8-$10. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com .

 

CLUB MEETINGS

6:30 to 7:30 a.m. — Denton Breakfast Kiwanis meet at El Chaparral Grille, 324 E. McKinney St. Call 940-453-2688 or visit www.dentonbreakfastkiwanis.org .

Noon — Denton Noon Kiwanis meet at First Baptist Denton, 1100 Malone St. Call 940-387-6323 or visit www.dentonkiwanisclub.org .

 

SUPPORT GROUPS

Celebrate Recovery meets at 6 p.m. at Singing Oaks Church of Christ, 101 Cardinal Drive. Call 940-387-4355.

DivorceCare support class meets from 7 to 9 p.m. at Crossroads Bible Church, 8101 FM407 in Double Oak. Visit www.divorcecare.org .

GriefShare support class meets from 7 to 9 p.m. at Crossroads Bible Church, 8101 FM407 in Double Oak. Visit www.griefshare.org .

Grupo 18 de Marzo Alcoholicos Anonimos meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 100 W. Oak St. Call 940-231-9759.

Primary Purpose Denton group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 8 p.m. at 1524 N. Ruddell St.

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, 201 S. Locust St.

Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at noon, 6 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, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.

Stepping Stones, a socialization and activities program for persons with Alzheimer’s or other dementias, meets from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at TWU. For more information, call Geri Sams at 940-566-0902.

Support group for families of inmates and for ex-offenders meets from 6 to 8 p.m. at Denton Bible Church, 2300 E. University Drive. Free meal, free child care and classes for kindergarten through middle school offered. Call 940-297-6745.

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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