Friday, June 14 Calendar

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EVENTS

9:30 a.m. — Mother Goose Time 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.

10 a.m. — Splish Splash Story Time at Water Works Park, 2400 Long Road. Free, but participants are limited to the Children’s Play Pool and must leave by 10:45 a.m. or pay admission. Call 940-349-8752.

10 a.m. — Flag Day ceremony for young people at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2205, 909 Sunset St., presented by the Children of the American Revolution. Free event includes a skit, activities, refreshments and goodie bags. Youths must be accompanied by an adult. To make reservations, contact Linda Scott at 940-384-1212 or Ellen Samek at 972-679-6637 or ellen@sameks.us .

10:30 a.m. — Grand opening of the Martin Luther King Jr. pedestrian bridge over Loop 288.

11 a.m. — Story Time 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.

3 to 4 p.m. — Zooniversity at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Kids ages 6 and older can meet a variety of live animals in this educational, interactive program. Free tickets will be available starting at 2 p.m. on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

3:30 p.m. — “Facts From Fiction: Science From Stories” for fourth- through eighth-graders at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. UNT chemistry professor Amy Petros leads hands-on activities combining science and literature. This week, a look at The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trent Lee Stewart. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

4 p.m. — “Father’s Day Cards” workshop at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. For children and teens of all ages. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

4 p.m. — “Father’s Day Cards” workshop at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. For children and teens of all ages. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

5 to 7 p.m. — Visual Arts Society of Texas accepts entries for its annual members exhibition, in the East and West galleries in the TWU Art Building at Oakland and Texas streets. Visit www.vastarts.org .

5 p.m. — Denton Juneteenth Celebration’s Gospel Night at Fred Moore Park, 629 Lakey St. Vendor booths open at 5 p.m. and Gospel Night begins at 6 p.m. Visit http://dentonjuneteenth.org .

7 p.m. — Jazz double bass workshop concert in Kenton Hall at the UNT Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

7:30 p.m. — ClarEssentials guest artist recital with clarinetist and composer Eric Mandat, in the Recital Hall at the UNT Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

7:30 p.m. — Bass Bash finale concert in Voertman Hall at the UNT Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Sly Fox by Larry Gelbart at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors 62 and older, and $10 for students and children. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com .

8:15 p.m. — Starrise featuring the Denton Community Band at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. Free weekly performances by local art groups. Bring blankets or chairs. Visit www.dentonparks.com .

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, www.soberdorm.org or call 940-898-6202.

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.

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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