9 a.m. — Bonnie and Clyde Days in downtown Pilot Point. Festival includes a parade, bank robbery re-enactment at noon, soapbox races at 1 p.m., food and vendors, live music and entertainment, children’s activities and more. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 940-686-6488.
8 a.m. — “Run on Faith,” a 5K fun run and 1-mile walk at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. Part of the church’s Fall Festival. Register online at www.active.com or download form at http://iccdenton.org. Registration starts at 7 a.m.
2 to 9 p.m. — Immaculate Conception Catholic Church’s Fall Festival at 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. Games, performances, vendor and food booths, and a talent show at 5 p.m. Admission is free. ALMA presents a play, Milagro del Niñito Jesús, at 7 p.m., $5 admission. Visit www.iccdenton.org.
10 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.
10 a.m. to noon — Instrument Petting Zoo for elementary-aged children, in the Recital Hall at UNT’s Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Event begins with a concert by graduate performance majors; then, children will be invited to explore instruments. Free. Visit http://music.unt.edu.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. — “Pumpkin Patch Mania” at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St., for kids ages 5 to 11. Kids will create Halloween crafts before heading to a local pumpkin patch for a hay ride, bounce house, petting zoo and more. Fee is $20 per child. Register by Thursday by visiting www.dentonparks.com or by calling 940-349-7275.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Ray’s of Hope Pet Adoption at the Denton Animal Shelter, 300 S. Woodrow Lane. Adoption fee is $10 for cats and $25 for dogs. All pets will be fully vaccinated, neutered or spayed and microchipped. Call 940-349-7594.
3 to 5 p.m. — “The Role of Near-Death Experiences, Deathbed Visions and After-Death Communication in Grief and Grief Counseling,” a talk by Jan Holden, chairwoman of UNT’s counseling and higher education department, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.
5 to 9 p.m. — Artist’s reception for “Welcome to My World, 1972-2012,” a retrospective of Elmer Taylor’s work, at the UNT Art Gallery in the Art Building, one block west of Mulberry and Welch streets. Free. Visit www.gallery.unt.edu or call 940-565-4316.
7 to 9:30 p.m. — Friends of the Lake Cities Library bingo fundraiser in the community room of Lake Dallas City Hall, 212 Main St. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $10, which includes five bingo cards. Bingo daubers and refreshments will be sold.
7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents The Elephant Man by Bernard Pomerance at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors 62 and older, and $10 for children and students. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com.
Grupo 18 de Marzo Alcoholicos Anonimos meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 100 W. Oak St. Call 940-231-9759.
Co-Dependents Anonymous, for people who desire healthy and loving relationships, meets from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Denton Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1111 Cordell St. Call 940-320-2095 or 972-623-7423.
Compulsive Eaters Anonymous meets at 8:30 a.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 633 E. Hobson Lane. Call 940-387-9526.
Lupus Foundation of America support group meets from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St.
Rebuilding: Divorce/Relationship Recovery and Solo Parenting group meets at 4:30 p.m. on the first and third Saturday of each month at First Baptist Church of Corinth, 3033 Meadowview Drive. Group will meet Sept. 17 through May 19. Contact Louise Wilson at 940-272-2515 or email@example.com.
Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 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., 10:30 a.m., noon, 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.
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.