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Thursday, November 8 Calendar

TODAY

 

EVENTS

9:30 a.m. — Crafters’ Corner at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Work on projects and learn new techniques. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. — Beginner’s knitting class at the Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. All materials will be provided for practice at the program. To register, call 940-349-8752.

10 a.m. and 11 a.m. — Story Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Stories, songs, puppets and more for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

3:30 p.m. — Afternoon Adventure Club, stories and a hands-on workshop for kids in kindergarten through third grade, at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

5 to 7 p.m. — Spaghetti dinner benefiting the Resident Angel Care Fund at Good Samaritan Lake Forest Village, 3901 Montecito Drive. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children. Exact cash or checks only.

6:30 to 8:30 p.m. — Denton County Genealogical Society meeting at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Kelvin Meyers, a forensic genealogist, will present “Probate: More Than a Will.” Call 940-349-8749 or e-mail laura.douglas@cityofdenton.com .

7 p.m. — “Loom Knitting: It’s Not Just for Hats and Scarves,” a program led by Joy Arceneaux, at the Sanger Public Library, 501 Bolivar St. Reservations are requested; call 940-458-3257 or e-mail library@sangertexas.org .

7:30 p.m. — Guyer High School presents Damn Yankees! in the school auditorium, 7501 Teasley Lane. Tickets cost $10, available at the door and at Guyer’s front office during the school day. Call 940-369-1156 or e-mail ecrotwell@dentonisd.org .

7:30 p.m. — UNT Department of Dance and Theatre presents A Jazz Dream, The Musical, an adaptation of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream by guest director Maggie L. Harrer, in the University Theatre at the Radio, TV, Film and Performing Arts Building, at Welch and Chestnut streets. Tickets cost $10 per person, $7.50 for students, UNT faculty/staff and seniors. Call 940-565-2428 or visit www.danceandtheatre.unt.edu .

8 p.m. — “An Evening of Art Song and Opera Arias” with soprano Latonia Moore and pianist Elvia Puccinelli, in Winspear Hall at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. Tickets are $20 for the general public and free for UNT students. Moore sings in place of Christina Goerke, who had to cancel due to illness; tickets for the Goerke concert will be honored. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com .

 

CLUB MEETINGS

Conversation Club, for those wishing to practice their English language skills with others, meets from 7 to 8 p.m. at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. No registration required. Call 940-349-8752.

Harvest Goals offers free tutoring for ages 6-18 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays through Dec. 5, at UNT’s McConnell Hall, 1705 W. Sycamore St. Call 214-749-8044 or e-mail harvest_goals@yahoo.com .

Scrapbookers and crafters meet to work on their projects at 6:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at Krum First United Methodist church, 1001 E. McCart St. Call 940-367-6304.

 

SUPPORT GROUPS

Argyle Al-Anon meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at Cross Timbers Community Church, 1119 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle.

Back to Basics Al-Anon meets at 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Ponder, 101 State Highway 156. Call 310-291-8243 or 940-368-3605.

Sex Addicts Anonymous, a fellowship of men and women in recovery from addictive sexual behaviors, meets at 7 p.m. For meeting location, call 940-536-3883.

Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at 311 S. Locust St. Call 940-383-8252.

Show Me group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., noon, 6 p.m., 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.

Straight Up group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at Ponder United Methodist Church, 104 Remington Park Lane. Call 940-594-9169.

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.

Unity Alateen and Alapreteen, for youths ages 13-19 and 8-12 who have alcoholics in their families, meet from 6 to 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Denton, 1100 Malone St. Call 940-239-9238.

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.

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