Friday, March 15 Calendar

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TODAY

 

EVENTS

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

4 to 5 p.m. — “Cool Candy Collages” workshop for ages 11-18 at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Get creative and make your own artwork with different candies. Free. To register, call 940- 349-8756.

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

Mother Goose Time at 9:30 a.m. 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.

Story Time at 11 a.m. at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Stories, songs, puppets and more for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

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

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — American Red Cross community blood drive in the gymnasium of St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Oak St. A photo ID is required to donate. Walk-ins are welcome. For more information or to make an appointment, call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit www.redcrossblood.org .

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — African violet show and sale, presented by the First African Violet Society of Denton, Erwin Hall at First Presbyterian Church, 1114 W. University Drive. Workshops will be offered throughout the day. Free. Call 940-387-5436.

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

Noon to 4 p.m. — Pet rally fundraiser at Dusty’s Bar & Grill, 119 S. Elm St., benefiting the Denton Animal Shelter Foundation’s shelter adoption subsidy program. Entry fee is a bag of dog or cat food or cat litter.

2:30 to 4:30 p.m. — “Cupcake Wars: The Competition” at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Watch teams of cupcake-creating teens battle it out in Denton Public Library’s version of Cupcake Wars. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

3 p.m. — Take a Soldier Fishing fundraiser at American Legion Post 550, 905 Foundation Drive in Pilot Point. Event includes a fish fry at 3 p.m., auction and raffles. A concert by Jay Parr and the Last Straw Band includes a $5 cover charge. Dinner, offered for a $7.95 donation, includes catfish, fries, hush puppies and beans.

 

CLUB MEETINGS

Denton Poets’ Assembly meets from 10 a.m. to noon at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Members and guests can read two poems in any form. Visit www.dentonpoetsassembly.weebly.com .

Story Time at 10 a.m. 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.

 

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.

Co-Dependents Anonymous, for people who desire healthy and loving relationships, meets from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Denton Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1111 Cordell St. Call 940-320-2095 or 972-623-7423.

Compulsive Eaters Anonymous meets at 8:30 a.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 633 E. Hobson Lane. Call 940-387-9526.

Lupus Foundation of America support group meets from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St.

Rebuilding: Divorce/Relationship Recovery and Solo Parenting group meets at 4:30 p.m. on the first and third Saturday of each month at First Baptist Church of Corinth, 3033 Meadowview Drive. Group will meet Sept. 17 through May 19. Contact Louise Wilson at 940-272-2515 or louanntx@charter.net .

Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 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., 10:30 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.

 

SUNDAY

 

EVENTS

1 to 4 p.m. — Pet vaccination and wellness clinic at Beau’s Bath House and Doggie Spa, 1800 Brinker Road, Suite 270. Event includes low-cost pet vaccinations, heartworm testing and other services, free hot dogs, drinks and prizes. Visit www.beausbathhouse.com  or call 940-382-9274.

 

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.

Heroin Anonymous Denton meets at 11 a.m. at Solutions of North Texas’ Wilshire Hall, 2216 N. Bolivar St. Call 940-898-6202, or visit www.sontx.org  or www.soberdorm.org .

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.

 

MONDAY

 

EVENTS

1 to 2 p.m. — JOB FIT career guidance at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

4 to 5 p.m. — “Laughs and Crafts” for kindergartners through third-graders at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Read funny picture books and make fun crafts. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

7 to 8 p.m. — Romance in the Stacks Book Club at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. This month, discuss books by Julia Quinn. Free. Call 940-349-8796 or e-mail kimberly.wells@cityofdenton.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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