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Friday, April 4 Calendar

EVENTS

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

10 to 11 a.m. — Show and Tell for ages 2-6 at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Children can bring a prized possession and talk about it, and a librarian will help them find related books. Free, but registration is required; call 940-349-8752.

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.

2 to 6 p.m. — Spring plant sale at Denton Christian Preschool, 1114 W. University Drive. Fundraising sale includes bedding plants, herbs, perennials, hanging baskets, color pots and vegetables. Call 940-383-3332.

5:30 to 9 p.m. — First Friday Denton at art venues around the downtown Square, including A Creative Art Studio, 227 W. Oak St., Suite 101; SCRAP Denton, 215 W. Oak St.; UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St.; and others. Free gallery viewings, live music, art projects and demonstrations. For locations, visit www.firstfridaydenton.com .

6 to 9 p.m. — Birthday Bash at the DIME Store (Denton Independent Maker Exchange), 510 S. Locust St. Call 940-381-2324 or visit www.dimehandmade.com .

7 p.m. — Dream Night 2014, an event for young people in grades 6-12, at Covenant Church, 8690 Liberty Road in Cross Roads. Free. Call 940-365-1395.

7 to 10:30 p.m. — Kids Rock: “Animal House” at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. Children in grades 1-5 can enjoy supervised activities including a best dressed animal and dance contest, animal mask making, games and more. Cost is $10 per child. Call 940-349-7275 or visit www.dentonparks.com .

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Hello, Dolly! at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors 62 and older, $10 for students and children. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com .

8 p.m. — UNT guest artist recital with cellist Madeleine Shapiro, in Merrill Ellis Intermedia Theatre at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu.

8 p.m. — UNT Opera and Chamber Orchestra presents Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi and Leoncavallo’s I Pagliacci in Lyric Theatre at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. “In the Know” lecture begins at 7:15 p.m. Tickets cost $15 for general admission. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.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.

Denton Area Retired School Personnel Association meets at 10 a.m. at C.H. Collins Athletic Complex, 1500 Long Road. Coffee and refreshments will be served at 9:30 a.m. The program will be “Preserving the Legacy — Sharing the Goal, Actives and Retirees Working Together.”

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.

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.