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THURSDAY

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — “Improving Care for Veterans Facing Illness and Death,” presented by the Denton Area Partnership for End-of-Life Care, at Foundation Management Services, 2800 Shoreline Drive. Registration and breakfast begin at 9 a.m., and the program starts at 9:30 a.m. Cost is $30, which includes breakfast and lunch. To register, visit DAPEC, 300 N. Elm St., Suite 203.

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Texas Fashion Collection sale in UNT’s Scoular Hall, next to the University Union. Props, mannequins, books and other non-artifact items will be sold. Proceeds will pay for needed items for the collection. Visit www.tfc.unt.edu .

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 www.dentonlibrary.com .

10 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.

Noon to 1 p.m. — Jimmy Ruth Hilliard Martin, author of a pictorial history book on Flower Mound, will speak about the area’s heritage in a lecture planned by the Denton County Office of History and Culture, in the Commissioners Courtroom of the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Free.

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 Anton Chekov’s The Cherry Orchard in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the north side of Hubbard Hall. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

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. Free. Call 940-349-8749 or e-mail laura.douglas@cityofdenton.com .

7 to 9 p.m. — Thursday Night Music at UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St. Free. For more information, call 940-369-8257.

8 p.m. — UNT Collegium Singers and Baroque Orchestra perform in Winspear Hall at Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. Tickets cost $8-$10. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com .

FRIDAY

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Texas Fashion Collection sale in UNT’s Scoular Hall, next to the University Union. Props, mannequins, books and other non-artifact items will be sold. Proceeds will pay for needed items for the collection. Visit www.tfc.unt.edu .

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.

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.

11:15 a.m. — TWU Accolades Luncheon, honoring Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Carolyn Ann “Cad” Dennehy and other award winners, in Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Ticket deadline has passed. Call 940-898-2586.

1 p.m. — “Fore the Future,” Selwyn College Preparatory School’s golf tournament and barbecue dinner fundraiser, at Wildhorse Golf Club at Robson Ranch, 9400 Ed Robson Blvd. Golf tournament at 1 p.m. costs $100 per player. Dinner at 6:30 p.m. costs $30 per person, or $50 for two. Call 940-382-6771 or visit www.selwynschool.com .

4 p.m. — Lego Builders Club for ages 6 and older at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8718 or e-mail stacey.irish-keffer@cityofdenton.com .

4:30 to 8 p.m. — Denton Breakfast Kiwanis’ annual pancake supper and silent auction at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. Tickets are available at DATCU and online at www.pancakesupper.com . Tickets will also be available at the door.

6 p.m. — “Lighting the Way,” Opening Doors International Services Inc.’s celebration of a decade of service, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 1700 Riney Road. Event includes a silent auction, dinner and program. Call 940-382-0096 or e-mail kate@odisinc.org .

8 p.m. — UNT creative writing faculty reading in Room 130 at the Environmental Education, Science and Technology Building, 1704 W. Mulberry St. Free.

4 p.m. — TWU Drama presents Anton Chekov’s The Cherry Orchard in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the north side of Hubbard Hall. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

8 p.m. — UNT Opera and Baroque Orchestra present Rousseau’s Le devin du village (The Cunning Man) in Lyric Theater at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. Tickets cost $15. Call 940-369-7802.

8 to 11 p.m. — Junior High Jamz for students in Denton ISD middle schools, at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 1300 Wilson St. Supervised event includes a live DJ, concessions and games. Student IDs are required for entry. Cost is $7. Call 940-349-8575.

SATURDAY

10 a.m. — Music and Movement Story Time at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Sing, dance, play instruments and enjoy musical books. For ages 1-5 and their families. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

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, live music, food and more than 60 booths. At noon, “TRASHion Show” presents garments made from recycled and used items. Free. Visit www.kdb.org .

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Spring Home and Garden Show at Robson Ranch, 9501 Ed Robson Blvd.

Noon to 10 p.m. — Cool Beans’ “BeanStock” at 1210 W. Hickory St. Event includes live music by Honky and others, plus Denton Beard Club’s beard and mustache competition ($10 contest entry). Bring pet products to donate for the Denton Animal Shelter. For ages 21 and older. Visit www.facebook.com/CoolBeansDentonTX or call 940-382-7025.

2 p.m. and 8 p.m. — TWU Drama presents Anton Chekov’s The Cherry Orchard in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the north side of Hubbard Hall. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

3 to 4 p.m. — “Using Newspapers for Genealogical Research,” a class at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com  to register.

5 to 9 p.m. — Making a Difference Dinner and Auction sponsored by Solutions of North Texas at UNT’s Gateway Center, 801 North Texas Blvd. Tickets cost $60, and the deadline is Friday. Call 940-898-6202.

SUNDAY

2 p.m. — TWU Drama presents Anton Chekov’s The Cherry Orchard in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the north side of Hubbard Hall. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

3 p.m. — UNT Opera and Baroque Orchestra present Rousseau’s Le devin du village (The Cunning Man) in Lyric Theater at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. Tickets cost $15. Call 940-369-7802.

MONDAY

7 p.m. — Chess Night at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

TUESDAY

9:30 a.m. — Mother Goose Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Stories and activities for infants and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

10:30 a.m. — Toddler Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

4 p.m. — Afternoon Adventure Club, stories and a hands-on workshop for kids in kindergarten through third grade, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free.

7 to 8:45 p.m. — North Branch Writers’ Critique Group, for those interested in writing novels, short stories, poetry or journals, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

WEDNESDAY

9:30 a.m. — Toddler Time at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Stories, puppets and activities for toddlers (12-36 months) and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

10 to 11 a.m. — “Art and Me” for ages 2-5 at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Read A House for Hermit Crab by Eric Carle and create artwork inspired by the book. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

11 a.m. — Story Time at Emily Fowler Library, 502 Oakland St. Stories, songs, puppets and more for children age 1-5 and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

1:30 p.m. — Argyle Eagle Classic golf tournament, benefiting the Argyle High School Athletic and Band Booster clubs, at the Golf Club at Champions Circle in Fort Worth. Four-person scramble tournament, followed by an awards dinner and live auction. Cost is $150 per golfer. Call 214-212-7936 or 817-925-5679, or visit www.argyleband.org .

7 to 8:30 p.m. — Exploring Philosophy at North Branch Library, 3020 Locust St. Call 940-349-8752.

MUSIC

The Abbey Underground Thurs: Afro Deezy Axe. Fri: My Kickdrum Heart, Remain, Green Lights. Sun: Open mic hosted by Bone Doggie. 100 W. Walnut St.

Andy’s Bar Sat: David Shabani. Mon: Sphynx. 122 N. Locust St. 940-565-5400.

Banter Bistro Fri: Oui Bis, 6pm; Landon Taylor, Andrea Young, Rob Edwards, Elliott Liebman, 8pm. Sat: Jimin Lee (jazz), 6pm; Matt Grigsby Band, 8pm; Leonard Cohen tribute, 10pm. Each Thurs, open mic at 8pm. 219 W. Oak St. 940-565-1638.

Cool Beans Sat: “Beanstock” with Honky, Bukkake Moms, Bitch Teeth, Deep Throat, Brent Best, Daniel Folmer, Maricopa County, noon-10pm. 1210 W. Hickory St. 940-382-7025.

Dan’s Silverleaf Thurs: Ignacio Berroa, Lynn Seaton, Stefan Karlsson, 8pm, $10. Fri: Kim Simpson, Dana Falconberry, Seth Sherman, 9pm, $7. Sat: David Lindley, 9pm, $15-$25. Sun: Hares on the Mountain, 5pm, free; Now Now, Lonely Forest, 9pm, $11-$14. Mon: Lloyd McCarter and the Honky Tonk Revival, 8pm. Tues: The See, Daniel Markham, RTB2, 9pm, $7. Wed: Molotov Dogs, Woody’s Rampage, Kerry Davis Band, 8pm, free. 103 Industrial St. 940-320-2000.

Denton Square Donuts Thurs: Brian Lambert, 8:30am. Sat: Tau Blon, 5pm; Miles Johnson, 7pm. Sun: Kent Shores Group, 5pm; Zach Merritt, 7pm. 208 W. Oak St. 940-220-9447.

Gerhard’s German Restaurant Fri: Ron and the Finkensteiners, 6:30-9pm. Sun: Quentin Bohrer, 11am-3pm; A Taste of Herb, 6:30-8:30pm. 222 W. Hickory St. 940-381-6723.

Hailey’s Club Thurs: Sydney Wright, Stormy Durant, free-$5. Fri: Ghosts of Industry, Moxy Crimefighter, Evening Crowd, Icarus the Owl, Skyling Luxury, Caterpillars, Bryce Gilbertson, 7pm, $5-$10. Sat: The Orange, Old Snack, Chase Ryan, 9pm, $5-$7. Sun: Am Feel Good, Agents of Solace, Tamarron, Shapes & Faces, War Torn Johnny, 9pm, free-$5. Mon: Boxcar Bandits, 10pm, free-$5. Wed: Arcane Timpani, Tabula Rosa, Daniel Ziegler, Dharma, 9pm, $2-$5. 122 W. Mulberry St. 940-323-1160.

Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios Fri: San Soleil, Bludded Head, Akkolyte, Cerulean Giallo, 9pm, $3-$5. Sat: Heavy Baby Sea Slugs, Linear B, The Fear of the Sun, 9pm, $1-$3. 411 E. Sycamore St. 940-387-7781.

Sweetwater Grill & Tavern Sun: Official Texas Jazz Orchestra, 7-9pm, free. Tues: Ron & the Rowdies, 7-9pm, free. 115 S. Elm St. 940-484-2888.

 


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