Monday, November 18 Calendar

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EVENTS

7 to 8 p.m. — Romance in the Stacks Book Club at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. This month, discuss author Elizabeth Hoyt. Free. Call 940-349-8796 or e-mail kimberly.wells@cityofdenton.com.

CLUB MEETINGS

Chess Night at 7 p.m. at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Players of all ages and skill levels welcome. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

Conservative Toastmasters meets at 7 p.m. at Denton Regional Medical Center’s Educational Building, 3535-A I-35E. E-mail lebbo@miaincusa.com or mzerger@earthlink.net.

Denton Community Chorus practices from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Christ the Servant Lutheran Church, 2121 E. University Drive. The chorus is a volunteer, no-audition group. Contact Monty Naylor at montynay@gmail.com or 940-368-8034.

Denton Senior Center exercise classes are from 11 to 11:40 a.m. at 509 N. Bell Ave. Those age 50 and older are invited. No advance sign-up required. Call 940-349-8720 or 940-566-5242.

Denton Toastmasters public speaking club meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Lake Forest Good Samaritan, 3901 Montecito Drive, in the activity building. Call 940-458-4669.

Jimenez Boxing Club meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 1300 Wilson St. Call 940-206-9035.

North Texas Toastmasters public speaking club meets from noon to 1 p.m. in Room 324 of Chestnut Hall on the UNT campus. Visit http://420.toastmastersclubs.org or call Navin Singh at 940-595-1151.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Back to Basics Al-Anon, for family and friends dealing with the effects of someone’s drinking, meets at 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Denton, 1114 W. University Drive. Call 940-368-3605 or 310-291-8243.

Compulsive Eaters Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. Call 940-395-3334.

Denton County Gamblers Anonymous chapter meets from 10 to 11 a.m. in Room 214 at First United Methodist Church of Denton, 201 S. Locust St. Meetings are open and nonsmoking. Call 940-390-9419.

Drug Addicts Anonymous (Faith in Action Group of Denton) meets at 8 p.m. at Solutions of North Texas’ Wilshire Hall, 2216 N. Bolivar St. Visit www.sontx.org , www.soberdorm.org or call 940-898-6202.

Memory Loss Support Group, for family members of people with Alzheimer’s or dementia, meets at 6:30 p.m. on the first and third Mondays of the month in the second-floor meeting room at Dogwood Estates, 2820 Wind River Lane. Call Jane Hale at 940-231-2989.

NAMI Family Support Group and Recovery International Support Group meet from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Crossroads Bible Church, 8101 FM407 in Double Oak. Sponsored by National Alliance on Mental Illness Denton County. Contact Esther Fidler at esther.fidler@att.net or 469-671-0421.

Serenity Al-Anon, for family and friends dealing with the effects of someone’s drinking, meets at noon at First United Methodist Church, 201 S. Locust St.

Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. for discussion at 5011 W. University Drive. Call 940-383-8252.

Show Me group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.

2-Step Memory Cafe, a gathering for people with memory loss and their care partners, meets at 5 p.m. on the third Monday of the month at Zera Coffee Co., 420 E. McKinney St. Sponsored by Stepping Stones. Call Geri Sams at 940-566-0902.

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.

Way Out group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 1114 W. University Drive. Call 940-367-7722 or 940-231-6267.

TUESDAY

EVENTS

6:45 to 8 a.m. — Rotary Club of Denton South meets at Oakmont Country Club, 1901 Oakmont Drive. Call 940-368-3789.

9:30 a.m. — Mother Goose Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Stories and activities for infants (birth to 18 months) and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

9:30 a.m. — Toddler Time at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Stories, puppets and activities for toddlers (12-36 months) and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

10:30 a.m. — Toddler Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Stories, puppets and activities for toddlers (12-36 months) and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 7 to 8:30 p.m. — VNA Ann’s Haven “Grief Through the Holidays” workshop at 325 W. McKinney St., Suite 101. Attendees are encouraged to bring a brown bag lunch. Free, but reservations are required by contacting Jerald Garner at 940-349-5900 or garner@vnatexas.org.

7 p.m. — “The Portal to Texas History: Your Threshold to the Past,” a free presentation by Tara Carlisle of the UNT Libraries at the Sanger Public Library, 501 Bolivar St. Call 940-458-3257 or e-mail libraryclerk@sangerlibrary.org.

7 to 8 p.m. — LegoMania for Teens at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Ages 12 and older can build creations out of Lego bricks. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

8 p.m. — UNT A Cappella Choir presents “Blessed Are They,” the choir’s 75th anniversary concert, in Winspear Hall at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. Tickets are $10 for adults; $8 for seniors, non-UNT students, children and UNT faculty, staff and retirees; free for UNT students. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com .

8 p.m. — UNT Super 400 Jazz Guitar Ensemble in Kenton Hall at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

GOVERNMENT MEETINGS

9 a.m. — Denton County Commissioners Court meets in the Commissioners Courtroom at the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St.

CLUB MEETINGS

American Legion Post 550 offers free pool each Tuesday at the post, 905 Foundation St. in Pilot Point. Call 940-686-9901.

Argyle Lions Club at 6:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month at the Argyle ISD Administration Building, 800 Eagle Drive. Visit www.facebook.com/ArgyleLionsClub or e-mail argylelionsclubpio@gmail.com.

North Branch Writers’ Critique Group, for those interested in writing novels, short stories, poetry or journals, meets from 7 to 8:45 p.m. at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free.

Play Readers of Denton meets from 7 to 9 p.m. on the first, second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, upstairs at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. The third Tuesday of the month is for Playwrights of Denton. Free. Call 940-382-7014, ext. 3. Visit www.playreadersandwritersofdenton.blogspot.com .

Rotary Club of Denton South meets from 6:45 to 8 a.m. at Oakmont Country Club, 1901 Oakmont Drive. Call 940-368-3789.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Denton County Gamblers Anonymous chapter meets from 7 to 8 p.m. in Room 214 of First United Methodist Church of Denton, 201 S. Locust St. Meetings are open and nonsmoking. Call 940-390-9419.

Overeaters Anonymous, a 12-step program that helps people overcome compulsive overeating, meets at 7:10 p.m. in Room S-110 at First Baptist Church of Denton, 1100 Malone St. Free. Call 940-206-0935 or 940-594-1650.

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, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.

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.

WEDNESDAY

EVENTS

9:30 a.m. — Toddler Time at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Stories, puppets and activities for toddlers (12-36 months) and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

11 a.m. — Story Time at Emily Fowler Library, 502 Oakland St. Stories, songs, puppets and more for children age 1-5 and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

2 to 3:30 p.m. — “Working With Word,” a two-part class on using Microsoft Word at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Class continues on Friday, Nov. 22. Free. To register, call 940-349-8752.

4 p.m. — It’s a Girl Thing! book club for girls ages 8-12 and their female relative or friend, at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. This month, discuss Pendragon: Merchant of Death by D.J. McHale. Call 940-349-8752.

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