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Thursday, October 17 Calendar


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

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.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Planner’s Zone event-planning show at the UNT Gateway Center. Event includes vendors from hotels, facilities, restaurants, caterers, museums, musicians, florists, transportation companies and more. Free admission; free parking at Fouts Field. Call 940-382-7895 or visit

Noon to 1 p.m. — “Streetcars in Denton: The Denton Traction Company,” a lecture by UNT professor Terrance Pohlen, presented by the Denton County Office of History and Culture in the Commissioners Courtroom in the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Pohlen, a professor of logistics and supply chain management, is the director of UNT’s Center for Logistics Education and Research. Free. Visit

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.

4 p.m. — TWU Drama presents Rabbit Hole in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the north side of Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Visit or call 940-898-2020.

5:30 to 6:30 p.m. and 7 to 8 p.m. — Informational meeting for parents about Expo, Denton ISD’s gifted and talented program, at the Professional Development Center, 1212 Bolivar St. The 5:30 p.m. meeting is for parents of students at Pecan Creek, Stephens, Nelson, Hawk, Houston, McNair, Rivera, W.S. Ryan, E.P. Rayzor and Blanton elementary schools and Crownover, Harpool, McMath and Myers middle schools. The 7 p.m. meeting is for parents of students at Borman, Evers, Ginnings, Newton Rayzor, Lee, Wilson, Hodge, Providence, Cross Oaks, Savannah and Paloma Creek elementary schools and Calhoun, Strickland and Navo middle schools. Call 940-369-0678 or e-mail

6 to 8 p.m. — Community Forum 2: Vision and Policy Framework at Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. Denton residents are invited to participate in one of two forums planned for the city’s new vision statement. Visit or call 940-349-8368.

6:30 to 7:30 p.m. — B.O.Y.S. (Boys Only Yucky Stories) at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Book club for boys in grades 2-5. This month, discuss Bunnicula: A Rabbit-Tale of Mystery by Deborah and James Howe. Free. Call 940-349-8749 or e-mail .

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.