Thursday, September 19 Calendar

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EVENTS

7 a.m. — Denton County Farmers Market at Sycamore Street and Carroll Boulevard. Visit www.dentonfarmersmarket.com .

7 a.m. to midnight — Denton Animal Shelter Foundation Inc.’s “Get Up & Give.” Donations submitted by e-mail, fax, phone or online at www.donorbridgetx.org will be matched in part from a pool of grant funds provided by Communities Foundation of Texas to benefit pet adoptions and the new shelter.

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 a.m. and 11 a.m. — Story Time 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.

Noon to 1 p.m. — “The Historic Bridges of Denton County: Sharing the Legacy,” a talk by DJ Taylor at the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Talk covers early efforts to build bridges in the county, with focus on historic iron and steel bridges that have been moved to parks and schools. Presented by the Denton County Office of History and Culture. Free. Visit www.dentoncounty.com/chos .

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

4 to 7 p.m. — Lecture, talk and reception for “Beyond Natural” at the UNT Art Gallery in the UNT Art Building, 1201 W. Mulberry St. Artist Beverly Penn gives a lecture at 4 p.m. in Room 219. Gallery talk is at 6 p.m., and exhibit reception is from 5 to 7 p.m. Group show features Mari Andrews, Karen Rich Beall, Roberley Bell, Gregory Euclide, Amy Gross, Judy Hoffman, Leigh Taylor Mickelson and Beverly Penn. Free. Call 940-565-4316 or visit http://gallery.unt.edu .

4:30 p.m. — Afternoon Adventure Club, stories and a hands-on workshop for kids in kindergarten through third grade, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

4:30 p.m. — NFL Pepsi Punt, Pass and Kick local competition for boys and girls ages 6-15, at North Lakes Recreation Center, 2001 W. Windsor Drive. Winners in each age group can advance to sectional, team and national finals. Parents must provide a birth certificate copy. Only soft-soled sneakers allowed. Call 940-349-8287. To register, visit www.nflppk.com .

6 p.m. — Reel Recovery Film Festival at the UNT Auditorium Building, 1401 W. Hickory St. Screenings of Behind the Orange Curtain at 6 p.m., Bob and the Monster at 8 p.m., and speakers Dr. Paula Heller and Timothy Trail. Admission is $5 in advance or $10 at the door, free for UNT students and faculty. Call 940-565-2787 or visit https://untrecoveryfilmfestival.eventbrite.com .

6:30 to 7:30 p.m. — B.O.Y.S. (Boys Only Yucky Stories) at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Book club for boys in grades 2-5. Free. Call 940-349-8749 or e-mail laura.douglas@cityofdenton.com .

7 p.m. — Actor Rainn Wilson (The Office) talks about his new social project SoulPancake at the UNT Coliseum, at North Texas Boulevard and Highland Street. A book signing follows at 8 p.m. Admission is $25-$30, $20-$25 for UNT faculty/staff, free for UNT students. Visit http://studentaffairs.unt.edu/wilson .

7 to 8 p.m. — Conversation Club, for those wishing to practice their English language skills with others, meets at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. No registration required. Call 940-349-8752.

7 to 9 p.m. — Thursday Night Music at UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St., with a jazz trio (Jiri Levicek on piano, Young Heo on bass, Maximilian Schauenstein on drums) at 7 p.m. and Dan Haerle on piano and Fred Hamilton on guitar at 8 p.m. Free. Call 940-369-8257 or visit http://untonthesquare.unt.edu .

8 p.m. — Recital by pianist David Korevaar 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.

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 .

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.

Mercy Heart, a support program for families with a member who is incarcerated or who has just been released, meets at Blue Mound United Methodist Church, 8421 N. Interstate 35. A full meal will be served at 6 p.m. Call 940-458-5057.

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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