Friday, Aug. 1 Calendar

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TODAY

EVENTS

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 .

9:30 a.m. — Mother Goose Time at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Stories, songs and activities for infants up to 18 months and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

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.

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. — “On My Own Time” opening reception and awards ceremony at UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St. UNT’s show features artwork made by university staff in their time off from work. Exhibit runs through Aug. 9. Free. Call 940-369-8257 or visit http://untonthesquare.unt.edu .

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Twice Around the Park, two one-act comedies by Murray Schisgal, at the PointBank Black Box Theatre, 318 E. Hickory St. Tickets cost $15. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com .

Through 9 p.m. — First Friday Denton on the first Friday evening of the month at art venues and businesses around the downtown Square. Free gallery viewings, live music, art projects and demonstrations. Hours vary. For locations and more information, visit www.firstfridaydenton.com .

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.

The Triangle Squares square dancing group meets at 7:30 p.m. on the first and third Fridays of each month at Denton Senior Center, 509 N. Bell Ave. Non-members pay $6 per person, members get in free. Call 214-288-6883.

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.

New Beginnings Al-Anon meets at 6 p.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2200 N. Bell Ave. Baby-sitting is provided.

Primary Purpose Denton AFG Al-Anon meets at noon at Solutions of North Texas’ Wilshire Hall, 2216 N. Bolivar St. Visit www.sontx.org , www.soberdorm.org or call 940-898-6202.

Serenity Al-Anon meets at noon at First United Methodist Church.

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.

SATURDAY

EVENTS

9 a.m. to noon — “An Introduction to Documentary Filmmaking” led by filmmaker Mark Birnbaum for ages 11-18 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Participants will create a short documentary, but must have access to a camera or smartphone and attend all three sessions Saturday, Aug. 9 and Aug. 16. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

10 a.m. to noon — Denton Herb Society presents “Walking Egyptian Onions,” a talk by Robert Wallace, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Visit www.dentonherbsociety.org .

2 p.m. — “American History for the Trivia Buff,” little-known facts about the presidents presented by Tom Tweeddale, at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

7 p.m. — Sanger Public Library presents a Doctor Who-themed party to wrap up its summer reading programs at 501 Bolivar St. With music, games and food. Free. Call 940-458-3257.

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Twice Around the Park, two one-act comedies by Murray Schisgal, at the PointBank Black Box Theatre, 318 E. Hickory St. Tickets cost $15. Visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com .

To tell us about your event or meeting, visit DentonRC.com and click on “Let Us Know” for our online forms; email 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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