Thursday, March 28 Calendar

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EVENTS

8 a.m. to noon — UNT’s Consumer Experience Symposium, “Using Social Media to Create Consumer Relationships,” in the Silver Eagle Suite of the University Union, one block west of Welch and West Prairie streets. Keynote speakers are Nicolas Franchet, head of e-commerce for Facebook’s Global Vertical Marketing division; Al Montalvo of the Body Shop, and Suchit Dash of IFeelGoods. Call Lisa Wallace at 940-369-7051.

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 .

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. — Beginning crochet class at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 to register or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

5:30 to 8 p.m. — Denton Kiwanis Club’s Taste of North Texas, at the UNT Coliseum, 600 Ave. D. Sample dishes from 35 restaurants, caterers, bakeries and food services. Tickets cost $15 for adults, $10 for students, free for children 6 and younger. For tickets, visit www.tasteofnt.com or visit the club office at 1001 N. Elm St.

6:30 p.m. — Trinity Forks Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas presents a program on bunch-grass prairies presented by Cathy Lustgarten in the large classroom/auditorium on the second floor in TWU’s Ann Stewart Science Complex, off Pioneer Circle. Free. Visit www.nspot.org/trinityforks .

7 p.m. — “Toxins in Our Cleaning Supplies,” a presentation by Judy Spira, at Sanger Public Library, 501 Bolivar St. Free. To make reservations, call 940-458-3257.

7 to 9 p.m. — Thursday Night Music at UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St. Kaitlyn Sakry Quintet and voice students of Carol Wilson Studio will perform. Free. Call 940-369-8257.

CLUB MEETINGS

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 .

Afternoon Adventure Club, stories and a hands-on workshop for kids in kindergarten through third grade, at 3:30 p.m. at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

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 .

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.

Story Time at 10 a.m. and 11 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.

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.

 

SATURDAY

EVENTS

9 a.m. — Sanger Easter Egg Hunt at Porter Park, with more than 5,000 eggs plus a jellybean-counting contest. Bring cameras for photos with the Easter Bunny. Call 940-458-2059 or e-mail jshumate@sangertexas.org .

9:30 to 11 a.m. — Easter Egg’stravaganza at the Denton Civic Center and Quakertown Park, 321 E. McKinney St. Event includes a bounce house and arts and crafts at 9:30 a.m., and a magic show at 10:45 a.m. in the Civic Center. Egg hunts, divided by age groups, will start at 11:30 a.m. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonparks.com .

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 2 p.m. — “Couponing Without the Crazy” class at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. If possible, bring a flash drive to receive digital files. Call 940-349-8752 to register.

3 to 5 p.m. — “Spring Book Arts Class” at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Participants ages 12 and older can make a book based on a Jacob’s ladder toy. All materials will be provided. To register, call 940-349-8752 or e-mail leslie.couture@cityofdenton.com  to register.

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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