Saturday, June 1 Calendar

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8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Dog Days of Denton festival at the north end of Quakertown Park, 321 E. McKinney St. Event includes contests, games, information booths, vendors, demonstrations, crafts, food and more. Dogs can go through the D.A.W.G. Agility Course from 8:30 a.m. to noon for a donation to the Lions Club Leader Dog Project. All dogs must be kept on a leash and have proof of current vaccinations. Free admission; dog food donations will be accepted for Denton’s animal shelter. Visit

9:15 a.m. — Summer Open Disc Golf Tournament at North Lakes Park’s disc golf course, on Bonnie Brae Street south of Windsor Drive. In the amateur team tournament, teams will be paired off to play 18 “holes.” Cost is $10. Morning registration begins at 9:15 a.m. To register, visit

10 a.m. to noon — Denton Herb Society presents “Survival Sprouting,” a lecture on herbs, wheatgrass and alfalfa sprouting presented by Dakota R. Lemme, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Visit

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. — National Trails Day at Clear Creek Natural Heritage Center, 3310 Collins Road. Event features a live raptor show, nature hikes, bird watching, archery, geocaching and kids’ crafts. Refreshments will be provided, but participants are encouraged to bring water bottles. Call 940-349-8152.

Noon — Method & Madness, Denton Community Theatre’s playwriting festival, presents Brown Bag Theatre, with a table reading of The Mediation by Mark Rosen and a panel discussion, at Dan’s Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St. Free. Bring lunch. Visit or call 940-382-1915.

7:30 p.m. — Method & Madness, Denton Community Theatre’s playwriting festival, presents A Long Trip by Dan McGeehan, an awards ceremony and closing reception at PointBank Black Box Theater, 318 E. Hickory St. Saturday pass costs $20; festival pass is $65. Visit or call 940-382-1915.



Denton Poets’ Assembly meets from 10 a.m. to noon on the third Saturday of the month at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free and open to the public. Visit


Alcoholics Anonymous meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at Rock Hill Cowboy Church, 3000 Rock Hill Road in Aubrey. Call 940-391-5805.

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.

Compulsive Eaters Anonymous meets at 8:30 a.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 633 E. Hobson Lane. Call 940-387-9526.


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