Monday, March 17 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.

3 p.m. — UNT Visiting Artist Lecture Series presents Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler in Room 223 at the Art Building, 1201 W. Mulberry St. at Welch Street. Free. Visit http://art.unt.edu .

7 to 8:30 p.m. — Romance in the Stacks Book Club at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. This month, discuss books by Mary Jo Putney. Free. Call 940-349-8774 or e-mail wylaina.hildreth@cityofdenton.com.

7:30 p.m. — TWU faculty recital with Alex McDonald on piano in Margo Jones Performance Hall, on the first floor of the Music Building, at Oakland Street and Pioneer Circle. Free. Visit www.twu.edu/music.

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 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 Waunita at 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.

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.

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.

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.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. — TWU International Festival, on the second floor of the Student Union, on Bell Avenue at Administration Drive. Free event includes food, fashion and dancing to celebrate TWU’s diversity. Reservations required for lunch. To RSVP, e-mail intloffice@twu.edu.

11 a.m. to noon — No Paintbrushes Allowed, an open-ended art program for ages 3-5, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free, but registration is required; call 940-349-8752.

4 to 5:30 p.m. — It’s a Girl Thing! book club for girls ages 10-14 and their female relative or friend, at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. This month, discuss any book in the Twice Upon a Time Series by Wendy Mass. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or e-mail rebecca.ivey@cityofdenton.com.

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.

7 to 8:30 p.m. — TRASHion Workshops at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. TRASHion Show participants are invited to come work on their designs. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.

8 p.m. — UNT Composition Faculty Recital: “Works of Joseph Klein” in Voertman 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 meets 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.

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

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.

10 to 11 a.m. — Art & Me for ages 2-5 at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Read Green Eggs & Ham by Dr. Seuss and create art inspired by the story. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

11 a.m. to noon — Teddy Bear Parade at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Children ages 1-6 can bring teddy bears for stories, songs, puppets, crafts and a parade around the park (weather permitting). Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

4 to 5 p.m. — “Protect Your Identity,” a free talk on protecting yourself from identity theft, by Jon Madsen of DATCU, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Call 940-349-8752 to register.

7 to 8 p.m. — Baby & Toddler Story Time at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Books, songs and playtime for infants through 3-year-olds and their parents. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

7 to 8:30 p.m. — Exploring Philosophy at North Branch Library, 3020 Locust St. Join the ongoing discussions of time-honored philosophical issues with Dr. Eva H. Cadwallader, professor of philosophy. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

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