Friday, June 27 Calendar

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EVENTS

Friday through Sunday — Jehovah’s Witnesses summer convention at Assembly Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 14542 W. U.S. Highway 380, west of Denton. Visit www.jw.org .

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. — Finish It Fridays at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Bring a craft project for the come-and-go program and visit with other crafters. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

10 a.m. — Splish Splash Story Time for ages 6 and younger at Water Works Park’s children’s play pool, 2400 Long Road. Admission is waived, but participants are limited to the children’s play pool and must leave the park by 10:45 a.m. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

11 a.m. — Story Time at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Stories, songs, puppets and more for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

3 p.m. — “Facts From Fiction: The Science of Stories” for grades 4-8 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. UNT professor Amy Petros leads hands-on activities to investigate the world described in children’s fiction. This week, explore Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

3:30 p.m. — Critterman shows wild animals from around the world at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Best for ages 5 and older. Free tickets will be distributed starting at 2:30 p.m. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

4 p.m. — “Library Larry Live” at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Live performance featuring the puppets from Library Larry’s Big Day. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

5 p.m. — “Reading Is Magic!” at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Magician and sleight-of-hand artist Gerald Edmundson presents a magic show. Seating starts at 4 p.m. on a first-come, first-served basis. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

6:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre’s gala presentation of Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story. Reception of fine food and drinks starts at 6:30 p.m. at the DATCU Administration Building, 215 W. Hickory St., followed by the musical at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Gala tickets cost $50. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com .

7 p.m. — UNT Vocal Jazz Summer Workshop final concert in Kenton Hall at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

7:30 p.m. — UNT String Institute student concert in the Recital Hall at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

7:30 p.m. — ClarEssentials student solo concert 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 .

8:15 p.m. — The Middle-Eastern Dancers perform at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. Part of Denton’s Starrise free performing arts series. Visit www.dentonparks.com or call 940-349-8733.

CLUB MEETINGS

American Legion Post 550 offers free karaoke at 9 p.m. each Friday at the post, 905 Foundation St. in Pilot Point. Call 940-686-9901.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Grupo 18 de Marzo Alcoholicos Anonimos meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 100 W. Oak St. Call 940-231-9759.

Humble Beginnings group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 6 p.m. for discussion at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2200 N. Bell Ave.

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

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, 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.

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.


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