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Friday, May 19 Calendar

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7:15 to 8:45 a.m. -- Bike to Work Day breakfast stations at the corner of Congress and Bolivar streets, and at the Brock Downtown Denton Transit Center, 604 E. Hickory St. Residents riding their bikes to work can stop for free breakfast.

9:30 a.m. -- Spanish Story Time at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free.

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

3 to 11 p.m. -- Denton Stands With Planned Parenthood benefit show at Backyard on Bell, 410 N. Bell Ave. With music by the Baptist Generals, Claire Morales, the Denton Tarantinos, Galapaghost, Horse Thief, Kim Nall & the Fringe, Matthew and the Arrogant Sea, Mercury Rev (acoustic), Robert Gomez, the Single Issues, Somogyi and Tomkat. Silent auction featuring art and records. Benefiting Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas. $20 for general admission; VIP tables available. Visit

3:30 to 5 p.m. -- Level Up, board games and video games for ages 11-17, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Call 940-349-8752.


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 p.m. on the first and third Fridays of each month at Denton Senior Center, 509 N. Bell Ave., with a 7 p.m. workshop for new dancers, 7:30 p.m. dinner and 8 p.m. grand march. Non-members pay $6 per person, members get in free. Call 214-288-6883 or visit


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, or call 940-898-6202.

Serenity Al-Anon, a support group for family and friends dealing with the effects of someone's drinking, meets at noon at First United Methodist Church.

Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. weekdays at 3730 E. McKinney St., Suite 107. 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.

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 for more information.



9 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Denton Community Market at the Denton County Historical Park, on Mulberry Street near Carroll Boulevard. Visit

9:30 a.m. -- Flint Knapping and Arrowhead Hunting at Clear Creek Natural Heritage Center, 3310 Collins Road. Carl Silvy leads a workshop on hunting and identifying American Indian arrowheads. Free. Visit or call 940-349-8152.

Noon -- Sixth annual Spirit of a Hero Benefit Ride and Concert, honoring Cpl. Brian Aft. Ride begins at Earl's 377 Pizza in Argyle and ends at American Eagle Harley-Davidson in Corinth. $20 per bike, or $35 including barbecue lunch and two drinks. Visit for more information.

1 to 5 p.m. -- Denton County LOSS Team's second annual Music Fest and Art Auction at Dan's Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St. Music by Joe Pat Hennen, Chris Watson, Michelle Mayfield and Joe Weppelman, and Tiny Outside. With live and silent auctions of art by local artists, and a raffle. Admission is $10, or $20 for admission plus a T-shirt; free for children 12 and younger. All proceeds go to the Local Outreach to Suicide Survivors (LOSS) Team, which supports people impacted by suicide. For more information, call 940-565-5295 or email or

2 p.m. -- Dedication ceremony for the Aubrey Historical Society's Veterans Monument at 301 S. Main St. The monument honors armed service veterans past, present and future.

2 to 3:30 p.m. -- Pokémon Club for ages 8-15 at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Bring your cards or DS and battle other Pokémon fans. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit

2 to 4 p.m. -- Denton Arts Walk of Fame unveiling for Neil Slater at East Hickory and Industrial Streets, followed by a performance by the UNT One O'clock Lab Band at Harvest House, 331 E. Hickory St. Mix and mingle with the UNT professor emeritus and friends at 3 p.m.

Add your event to our online calendar at; email; fax to 940-566-6888; or mail to Page 2 Calendar, Denton Record-Chronicle, 314 E. Hickory St., Denton, TX 76201.