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Sunday, August 11 Calendar



2 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents The Color Purple at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors, $10 for students and children. Call 940-382-1915 or visit

7 to 8:15 p.m. and 9 to 10:15 p.m. — Evening of classic rock ’n’ roll featuring Denton Rock, benefiting the Denton Animal Shelter Foundation, at Banter Bistro, 219 W. Oak St. Presented by Headliners of Texas. Advance tickets cost $15 each or $25 for two, available online at Tickets at the door cost $20.

8 p.m. — Thin Line Film Fest presents a screening of Gimme Shelter at Dan’s Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St. Free. Visit



Denton Celtic Dancers meets from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Center for the Visual Arts, 400 E. Hickory St. Beginners’ class starts at 6 p.m. Call 940-321-0012 or visit


American Legion Post 71 Mission With Christ Ministry offers breakfast at 9 a.m. followed by a worship service at 10 a.m. at 2501 Spencer Road. Visit

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

Heroin Anonymous Denton meets at 11 a.m. at Solutions of North Texas’ Wilshire Hall, 2216 N. Bolivar St. Visit or, or call 940-898-6202.

Marijuana Anonymous 12-step recovery program meets at 8 p.m. at Big Mike’s Coffee Shop, 1306 W. Hickory St.

Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. for discussion at 311 S. Locust St. Call 940-383-8252 for more information.

Show Me group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. at 1622 W. University Drive, Suite 104. Call 940-566-9989.




10:30 to 11:30 a.m. — Frank Buck Zoo’s Critterman brings “Extra Furry” animals to North Lakes Recreation Center, 2001 W. Windsor Drive. Show-and-tell format includes stories, skits and audience participation. Admission is $6 per child, free for accompanying adults. Call 940-349-8287. To register online, visit

9 p.m. and midnight — Native Process Films presents “Denton Movie City,” five short films inspired by and featuring Denton musicians, directed by Chad Withers, at Dan’s Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St. Free. Visit


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 for more information.

Conservative Toastmasters meets at 7 p.m. at Denton Regional Medical Center’s Educational Building, 3535-A I-35E. E-mail or

Denton Community Chorus practices from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Christ the Servant Lutheran Church, 2121 E. University Drive. The chorus is a volunteer, no-audition group. Contact Monty Naylor at or 940-368-8034.

Denton Lions Club meets at 6 p.m. at the Smokehouse, 1123 Fort Worth Drive. Call 940-497-3989.

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.


To tell us about your event or meeting, visit and click on “Let Us Know” for our online forms; e-mail to; fax to 940-566-6888; or mail to Page 2 Calendar, Denton Record-Chronicle, 314 E. Hickory St., Denton, TX 76201.