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 .
4 to 5 p.m. — Mother’s Day craft time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. For children of all ages. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .
4 to 10 p.m. — Mighty Thomas Carnival at Lake Dallas City Park, on Hundley Drive at Shady Shores Road. Ride passes cost $20, or $15 in advance through Friday at Lake Dallas City Hall and at www.lakedallas.com. Individual ride tickets will also be available. Call 940-497-2226, ext. 132, or visit www.lakedallas.com/carnival.html .
5 to 7 p.m. — “It’s in the Bag: Belles, Bags & Bellinis,” a silent purse auction benefiting the Greater Denton Arts Council, at the Center for the Visual Arts, 400 E. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20. Call 940-382-2787.
6:30 to 8 p.m. — Thursday Twilight Tunes, Denton Main Street Association’s free concert series, presents the Poor Kings on the lawn of the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Bring a blanket or chair. Call 940-349-8529.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. — Denton County Genealogical Society meets at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. This month’s meeting will feature a round robin of member experiences. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .
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.
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 940-367-6304.
Death and Dessert Mystery Book Club meets at 7 p.m. at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Explore new mysteries each month and eat a themed dessert. Free. E-mail email@example.com .
Argyle Al-Anon meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at Cross Timbers Community Church, 1119 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle.
Back to Basics Al-Anon meets at 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Ponder, 101 State Highway 156. Call 310-291-8243 or 940-368-3605.
Grief support group for adults meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the conference room at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .
Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at noon, 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., noon, 6 p.m., 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.
Straight Up group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Ponder, 101 FM156. Group meets at 7 p.m. on the last Thursday of the month. Call 254-485-1413.
Unity group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Denton, 1100 Malone St. Call 940-239-9238.
Unity group of Al-Anon, for families of alcoholics, meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Denton, 1100 Malone St. Call 940-239-9238.
Unity Alateen and Alapreteen, for youths ages 13-19 and 8-12 who have alcoholics in their families, meet from 6 to 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Denton, 1100 Malone St. Call 940-239-9238.
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.
To tell us about your event or meeting, visit DentonRC.com and click on “Let Us Know” for our online forms; e-mail to email@example.com ; fax to 940-566-6888; or mail to Page 2 Calendar, Denton Record-Chronicle, 314 E. Hickory St., Denton, TX 76201.