Thursday, February 6 Calendar

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EVENTS

8 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m. — Tax-Aide, free income tax preparation help for residents with low to moderate incomes, at the Denton Civic Center, 212 E. McKinney St. Call 940-349-8728.

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.

3:30 p.m. — Superhero Adventure Club, stories and a craft for ages 5-8, at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

4 p.m. — Question-and-answer session with poet Brigit Pegeen Kelly in Room 230 at UNT’s Sage Hall, 1167 Union Circle. Free. Presented by the UNT Visiting Writer Series. Visit http://english.unt.edu .

4:30 p.m. — Afternoon Adventure Club, stories and a craft for ages 5-8, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

4:30 p.m. — “The Republic of the Rio Grande: A Historical Orphan,” a free lecture by author Beatriz de la Garza, in Room 80 at UNT’s Business Leadership Building, 1307 W. Highland St.

7 p.m. — Death and Dessert Mystery Book Club at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. This month’s theme is “Love Me Not: Romantic Mysteries.” Free. E-mail terri.gibbs@cityofdenton.com.

7 p.m. — Jeff Skiles, co-pilot of U.S. Airways Flight 1549 of “Miracle on the Hudson” fame, speaks at Denton’s U.S. Aviation Services, 4850 Spartan Drive. Free; reservations are requested by calling 940-297-6446.

7 p.m. — “Fossil Bob,” a.k.a. Bob Williams, visits the Sanger Public Library, 501 Bolivar St. Williams, an amateur paleontologist, will speak about the types of fossils found in the Sanger area and display examples. Free. For reservations, call 940-458-3257 or e-mail library@sangertexas.org.

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

8 p.m. — Former Army Lt. Dan Choi, an Iraq war veteran turned gay rights activist, speaks at the UNT Gateway Center, 801 North Texas Blvd. between Eagle Drive and Highland Street. Part of the Distinguished Lecture Series. Tickets cost $10 for the general public, $8 for UNT faculty, staff and alumni, and free for UNT students. Visit http://untuniontickets.universitytickets.com .

8 p.m. — Reading and book signing with poet Brigit Pegeen Kelly Room 180 in the Business Leadership Building, 1307 W. Highland St. Free. Presented by the UNT Visiting Writer Series. Visit http://english.unt.edu .

8 p.m. — UNT One O’clock Lab Band performs with guest artist Billy Harper, tenor saxophone, and the Cookers, in Winspear Hall at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. Tickets cost $10-$15. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com .

8 p.m. — “Dance Dance Dance,” UNT’s annual faculty dance concert with students, alumni and dance educator Elizabeth Rhodes, at the University Theatre, in the Radio, TV, Film and Performing Arts Building, at Welch and Chestnut streets. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $7.50 for seniors and UNT faculty, staff and students. Call 940-565-2428 or visit www.danceandtheatre.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.

Denton Community Chorus practices at 7 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.

SUPPORT GROUPS

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.

Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Oak St.

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.

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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