Saturday, April 12 Calendar

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6 a.m. to noon — Yard sale and bake sale at Blessed John Paul II Catholic Church and Campus Center, 1303 Eagle Drive. Visit

8 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Guyer Wildcat Band Secondhand Safari fundraising sale at Guyer High School, 7501 Teasley Lane.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. — “Money Matters,” a free workshop on keeping a budget, using a bank account, controlling credit and more, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Provided by Bank On Denton County. Free. To register, call 940-349-8752.

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Volunteer Income Tax Assistance for low- to moderate-income families at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. To qualify, a household’s annual income must be $50,000 or less. Free. Call 940-566-2688.

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. — Breakfast With the Easter Bunny at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 1300 Wilson St. For infants through fifth-graders. Event includes games, crafts and more. Cost is $5 per person and includes a photo and breakfast (additional photos cost $1). Egg hunts begin at noon. Visit or call 940-349-7275.

10 a.m. — Denton County Heritage Festival at the Courthouse on the Square. The event commemorates the years 1861-1877 in Denton County, a time of great change and growth. Event includes music, re-enactments, storytelling and other children’s activities, vendors and more. Free. Visit

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. — Denton Redbud Festival at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney Street. Keep Denton Beautiful’s festival offers workshops, children’s environmental exhibits and activities, the TRASHion Show, live music, food, and vendors selling trees and plants, gardening products, landscaping and home improvement items. Free. Visit

11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — Read to Rover at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Children ages 6-11 struggling with reading can read one-on-one with a trained therapy dog from Therapy Pals of Golden Triangle. Parents or guardians must register their children in person and sign a permission slip. Call 940-349-8752.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Aubrey Fire Department Auxiliary chili cook-off at 301 S. Main St. Chili samples will be available for $5 per person. Event also includes concessions, a bake sale, raffle, live music and the Flame Contest. Admission is free. For information about entering a chili team or donating bake sale items, call 940-365-9785

Noon — Linda Robinson Cook-Off, hosted by the American Legion Unit 550 Auxiliary at American Legion Post 550, 905 Foundation St. in Pilot Point. Cooks start setting up on Friday night, and turn-in times begin at noon Saturday. Sampling cups cost $3. Winners announced at 3 p.m., followed by a live auction. To check RV site availability, call Tracie Bradford at 214-679-8334.

12:30 to 5:30 p.m. — South Branch Library Role-Playing Games Society meets at 3228 Teasley Lane. Michael Weaver leads a group for beginners and advanced players. Free. Call 940-349-8726.

1 to 3 p.m. — Voter registration event at Golden Triangle Mall, 2201 S. I-35E. Register to vote, or update your name or address information.

1 to 3 p.m. — “Saturdays in the UNT Galleries,” free family art-related activities, at the UNT Art Building, 1201 W. Mulberry St. Poet Lynn Lewis leads a poetry workshop for children and their families. Visit

3 to 4 p.m. — “Cemetery Research,” a free program on cemetery genealogy research, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 to register.

3 to 4 p.m. — “Ballet With Angelina Ballerina,” a program for ages 2-7 at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Hear stories, make mouse ears and learn basic ballet moves. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit

5 p.m. to midnight — “The Reach,” a free arts and music event in Fair Hall at the North Texas Fairgrounds, 2217 N. Carroll Blvd. Event includes music on two stages, vendors selling local art and more. Visit or e-mail

6 p.m. — Serve Denton’s second annual Celebration at The Mill, 1910 E. University Drive. Event includes guest speaker Dave Dravecky and silent auction. Reservation deadline has passed. Visit

7 p.m. — Ryan High School Strutters present “Salute to the Grammys” at the school auditorium, 5101 E. McKinney St. Drill team’s spring show includes routines and skits. Tickets cost $7 in advance, $10 at the door, $5 for children 12 and younger and for students with valid ID. Contact Keli Jones at 940-369-3000 or

7 p.m. — Screening of the documentary Food Fight, benefiting the Denton Community Market, at Denton Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1111 Cordell St. Tickets cost $5 for adults and $3 for children, which includes admission and refreshments. Call Pamela Wat at 940-381-2457.

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

7:30 p.m. — Movie Under the Stars: Frozen at Rancho de la Roca, 2459 W. Blackjack Road, Aubrey. Enjoy outdoor activities starting at 7:30 p.m.; movie screens at 8:30 p.m. Concessions will be sold. Inclement weather location is Midway Church, 9450 U.S. Highway 377. Parking is $5 per car; donations accepted for movie, benefiting Aubrey High School prom. Call 940-365-7625 or e-mail

8 p.m. — UNT Jazz Singers with guest artist Janis Siegel, in Voertman Hall at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Tickets cost $8-$10. Call 940-565-2791 or visit


Acoustic Lawn Jam for all levels of musicians, from 10 a.m. to noon on the lawn of the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Visit

American Legion Post 550 presents a live band on the last Saturday of the month at the post, 905 Foundation St. in Pilot Point. Free. Call 940-686-9901.

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 or 972-623-7423.

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