Friday, March 22 Calendar

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TODAY

 

EVENTS

Today — “Women in Science,” TWU’s Ann Stuart and Ray R. Poliakoff Celebration of Science event, with most activities in the Ann Stuart Science Complex. Guest speakers include Kim R. Dunbar of Texas A&M University, Susan M. Rosenberg of Baylor College of Medicine, and Lita Proctor, program director of the Human Microbiome Project at the National Human Genome Research Institute. Visit www.twu.edu .

Today and Saturday — “The Middle East: A New Era?,” UNT’s Middle East Peace Conference, at UNT’s Gateway Center, 801 North Texas Blvd. Visit http://international.unt.edu/unt-peace-conference  or call 940-369-7098.

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — UNT Master of Public Administration Alumni-Student Conference, “Focusing on the Future of Texas: Water, Health Care, Education, Transportation,” on the second-floor Club Level of UNT’s Apogee Stadium, 1251 S. Bonnie Brae St. Registration and breakfast begin at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $50, which includes lunch. Call 940-565-2165 or e-mail mpa@unt.edu .

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. — Denton Quilt Guild members display quilts at TWU’s Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Free. Visit http://dentonquiltguild.org .

Noon to 1:30 p.m. — Opening reception for “Your Night/My Day,” an ongoing collaborative art project between artists in Iran and the U.S., at UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St. Free.

 

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.

 

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. Visit www.sontx.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

Today — “The Middle East: A New Era?,” UNT’s Middle East Peace Conference, at UNT’s Gateway Center, 801 North Texas Blvd. Visit http://international.unt.edu/unt-peace-conference .

7 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Krum Trade Days, benefiting the development of Eastside Park, on FM1173 across from Sonic Drive-In. Display spaces cost $10 for a 10-by-20-foot space, or $20 for a 20-by-20-foot space. Call 330-257-3835.

7:45 a.m. — “Marching for Health,” Denton Good Samaritan Village’s 5K fun run/walk, at 2500 Hinkle Drive. Parking is available at North Lakes Park and off Hinkle Drive. The event includes registration at 6:30 a.m., a competitive 5K at 7:45 a.m., a casual 5K run/walk at 8 a.m., and an awards ceremony at 10 a.m. Registration fee is $35 for adults, $25 for ages 13-21 and Good Samaritan residents and staff, and $10 for ages 12 and younger. To register or make a donation, visit www.good-sam.com/dentonvillage .

8 a.m. to noon — Argyle Lions Club’s breakfast with the Easter Bunny in the cafeteria at Argyle High School, 191 S. U.S. Highway 377. Cost is $5 per person or $15 per family for pancakes, bacon and orange juice, and photos with the Easter Bunny. Proceeds benefit the club’s community projects.

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. — Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 1300 Wilson St. Cost is $5 per person, which includes a photo and pancakes, eggs, sausage and drink. Additional photos cost $1. Registration deadline has passed; call 940-349-8575.

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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