Thursday, May 16 Calendar

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EVENTS

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 .

10:15 a.m. — Presentation on global climate change with guest speaker Tom La Point, a UNT biology professor, at the Carroll Administration Building, 401 W. Hickory St. Presented by the Elm Fork Chapter of Texas Master Naturalists. Free. Visit http://txmn.org/elmfork .

Noon to 1 p.m. — “Cattle Trails: The Chisholm Trail and Intersection With Denton County,” a lecture by Alan Schiegg, in the Commissioners Courtroom of the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Presented by the Denton County Office of History and Culture. Free. Call 940-349-2850.

2 to 7 p.m. — Blood drive at Curves at Unicorn Lake, 2900 Wind River Lane, Suite 146. Conducted by Carter BloodCare. Call 940-384-7506. For information about donor guidelines, visit www.carterbloodcare.org .

5:30 to 8:30 p.m. — See panoramic views of North Texas from the 24th floor of TWU’s Guinn Hall. Watch the sun set at about 8:15 p.m. Desserts will be served. Free; donations to the TWU University Housing Scholarship Fund will be accepted. Parking will be available in the Guinn Hall and Pioneer Hall lots on Bell Avenue. Call 940-898-3676.

6:30 to 8 p.m. — Thursday Twilight Tunes, Denton Main Street Association’s free concert series, presents singer-songwriters Jeff Glover, Joe Pat Hennen and Brian Houser. Bring a blanket or chairs to the west side of the Courthouse on the Square lawn, 110 W. Hickory St. Call 940-349-8529 or visit www.dentonmainstreet.org .

CLUB MEETINGS

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 .

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 terri.gibbs@cityofdenton.com .

SUPPORT GROUPS

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 rita-s@suddenlink.net .

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 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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