Monday, March 10 Calendar

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EVENTS

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.

2 to 4 p.m. — Babysitter Workshop for ages 12-18, presented by the Denton Fire Department, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Learn strategies, emergency procedures and more. Free, but registration is required. Call 940-349-8752.

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 Lions Club meets at 6 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of the month at the Smokehouse, 1123 Fort Worth Drive. Call 940-497-3989.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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. — 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.

Noon — VNA Ann’s Haven bereavement luncheon for those grieving the death of a loved one, at the Denton Elks Lodge, 228 E. Oak St. Guest speaker Natalie Paulus will discuss “Seniors Helping Seniors.” Free. Contact Jerald Garner at 940-349-5900 or garnerj@vnatexas.org.

3 to 4 p.m. — “Flying Feathered Friends,” a presentation for ages 6 and older by state park interpreter Danielle Bradley, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Learn to recognize common birds and take part in related activities. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

3 to 5 p.m. — Suminagashi paper marbling class at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. For ages 6 and older. Free, but registration is required. Call 940-349-8752.

3:30 to 4:30 p.m. — Edible Art for Teens: “Rainbow Treats” at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Make pretty and tasty creations. Free. Register by Sunday by calling 940-349-8752.

5 p.m. — Volunteer Income Tax Assistance for qualifying families and individuals at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. To qualify, a household’s annual income must be $50,000 or less. Call 940-566-2688.

6:30 p.m. — Twilight Toddler Time at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Stories, songs and activities for toddlers (12-36 months) and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

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.

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.

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

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

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. — 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.

12:30 to 5 p.m. — Spring Break Spectacular at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free activities include “Welcome to the Library Story Time” at 12:30 p.m.; open arts and crafts with refreshments and Gregg the Balloon Guy from 1 to 3 p.m.; Animal Ambassadors from the Heard Natural Science Museum at 3 p.m., free tickets offered at 2 p.m.; and spring break cake at 4 p.m. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

7 to 8:30 p.m. — Professor’s Corner, a discussion group dedicated to literary texts, meets at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. TWU instructor Lei Zhang presents “Nobel Laureate Mo Yan’s Short Stories.” Free. Call 940-349-8726 or e-mail fred.kamman@cityofdenton.com .

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