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THURSDAY

9:30 a.m. — Elm Fork Chapter of the Texas Master Naturalist program presents a talk by urban forester Angie Kralik on how to manage trees in an urban setting. The chapter meets at the Carroll Administration Building, 401 W. Hickory St. Visit http://txmn.org/elmfork .

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 .

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. — Intermediate knitting class at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Knitters who know the basics can make a tote bag (pattern supplied). For supply list and more information, visit http://bit.ly/11WlTmS . To register, call 940-349-8752.

10 a.m. 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.

10 a.m. — TWU Drama presents Bunnicula, a musical for all ages, in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

Noon — “Thundering Prosperity: The Role of the Railroad in North Texas Growth,” a lecture by Michael Sturdy of the Museum of the American Railroad, at the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Free. Call 940-349-2850.

3:30 to 4:30 p.m. — Library Larry Live at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Live performance with puppets from Library Larry’s Big Day, plus a drawing for prizes, a craft and more. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

4:30 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. Call 940-349-8752.

6:30 to 7:30 p.m. — “Sustainability 101: A Taste of Local Food” at UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St. Meet local growers and caterers, sample dishes made with local ingredients, and learn about the importance of local food for sustainability. Visit www.sustainabledenton.com  or call 940-349-8152.

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. This month, discuss Harry the Poisonous Centipede by Lynne Reid Banks. Free. Call 940-349-8749 or e-mail laura.douglas@cityofdenton.com .

6:30 to 8 p.m. — Twilight Tunes presents the Fun-Addix on the lawn of the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Free. Bring blankets and lawn chairs. Visit www.dentonmainstreet.org .

7 p.m. — Harvest Metropolitan Community Church’s celebration marking the 10th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Lawrence vs. Texas, at the church, 725 N. Elm St. Omar Narvaez, community educator of Lambda Legal, is scheduled to speak.

7 to 8 p.m. — Conversation Club, for those wishing to practice their English language skills with others, meets at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. No registration required. Call 940-349-8752.

8 p.m. — Movies in the Park presents Puss in Boots on a big screen at Quakertown Park, 700 Oakland St. Marshmallow roast and crafts start at 8 p.m., followed by the movie at 9 p.m. Free; low-priced concessions will be available. Call 940-349-PARK.

FRIDAY

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 a.m. — Splish Splash Story Time at Water Works Park, 2400 Long Road. Free, but participants are limited to the Children’s Play Pool and must leave by 10:45 a.m. or pay admission. Call 940-349-8752.

10 a.m. and 2 p.m. — TWU Drama presents Bunnicula, a musical for all ages, in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

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 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

2 p.m. — UNT Orchestra String Day Camp Final Concert in Voertman Hall at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

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

3:30 p.m. — “Facts From Fiction: Science From Stories” for fourth- through eighth-graders at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. UNT chemistry professor Amy Petros leads hands-on activities combining science and literature. This week, a look at Wonder by R.J. Palacio. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

4 to 5 p.m. — “Reading Is Magic” show at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Magician and sleight-of-hand artist Gerald Edmundson presents a magic show. Free tickets will be available starting at 3 p.m. on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

6:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre gala reception and performance of Greater Tuna, an “Encore” fundraising presentation. Reception is at the DATCU Administration Building, across the street from the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Performance follows at the theater. Tickets cost $50. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.campustheatre.com .

7 p.m. — UNT voice pedagogy concert, directed by Stephen Austin, in Voertman Hall at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

7:30 p.m. — North Texas Conductors Collegium concert in Winspear Hall at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. Free. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com .

8 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Greater Tuna, an “Encore” fundraising presentation, at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets for performance only cost $20. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.campustheatre.com .

8 to 11 p.m. — Junior High Jamz for middle school students, at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 1300 Wilson St. Supervised event includes a live DJ, concessions and games. Student IDs or parent verifications are required for entry. Cost is $7. Fees for late pickup will apply. Call 940-349-8575.

8:15 p.m. — Starrise featuring the Blue Notes at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. Free weekly performances by local art groups. Bring blankets or chairs. Visit www.dentonparks.com .

SATURDAY

7 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Krum’s Fourth Saturday Trade Days on FM1173, across from Sonic Drive-In, 1221 E. McCart St. in Krum. Proceeds will be used to develop a new park. For vendor spaces, call Les Bishop at 330-257-3835.

7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. — Denton Animal Shelter Foundation fundraiser at Denton Kwik Kar locations. Five dollars will be donated from every oil change. Participating locations include 3507 W. University Drive, 2303 W. University Drive, 2233 Colorado Blvd. and 26737 E. U.S. Highway 380.

9 to 11 a.m. — “Sustainability Workshop: Rainwater Harvesting” at Clear Creek Natural Heritage Center, 3310 Collins Road. Learn how to build a 55-gallon rain barrel. Free, but registration is required if you would like to purchase a $50 rain barrel to assemble in the workshop. Call 940-349-8152.

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 to 11 a.m. — “No More Diapers!” Story Time at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. For children ages 1-5 and their families. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

10:30 a.m. — Boating safety workshop at the Lake Cities Library, 302 S. Shady Shores Drive in Lake Dallas. Free. Call 940-497-3566.

1:30 to 3:30 p.m. — Registration event for Interfaith Ministries of Denton Inc.’s 2013 Apple Tree Project at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 1300 Wilson St. The project provides Denton ISD students from low-income families with school supplies, shoes, backpacks and new clothing. Applicants can also call 940-565-5479.

2 to 5 p.m. — Friendship bracelet class for teens and tweens at the Sanger Public Library, 501 Bolivar St. Supplies will be provided. Free, but reservations are required. Call 940-458-3257.

2 p.m. and 7 p.m. — TWU Drama presents Bunnicula, a musical for all ages, in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

8 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Greater Tuna, an “Encore” fundraising presentation, at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets for performance only cost $20. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.campustheatre.com .

SUNDAY

2 p.m. — TWU Drama presents Bunnicula, a musical for all ages, in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

2 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Greater Tuna, an “Encore” fundraising presentation, at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets for performance only cost $20. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.campustheatre.com .

2 to 4 p.m. — First United Methodist Church of Denton youth group fundraiser at Beth Marie’s Old-Fashioned Ice Cream & Soda Parlor, 117 W. Hickory St. Proceeds will help fund a high school mission trip to Jamaica.

3 p.m. — Flute! repertoire and performance concert, directed by Mary Karen Clardy, in Voertman Hall at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

MONDAY

Noon to 2 a.m. — Oak Street Drafthouse and Cocktail Parlor, 308 E. Oak St., will donate 10 percent of sales to the Denton Animal Shelter Foundation. Call 940-435-0404.

3 to 4 p.m. — Teen Crafting Club at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Teens ages 11-18 can make upcycled wall art. Free; to register, call 940-349-8752.

6 p.m. — Chess Night at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Players of all ages and skill levels welcome. 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 (birth to 18 months) and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

10:30 a.m. — Toddler Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Stories, puppets and activities for toddlers (12-36 months) and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

3 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.

4 to 5 p.m. — “Goldirocks and the Three Dinosaurs” at the Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Puppeteer Sandy Shrout presents a prehistoric twist on this classic tale. All ages welcome. Free tickets will be available starting at 3 p.m. on a first-come, first-serve basis. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

6 to 8 p.m. — Pop top bracelet class at SCRAP, 215 W. Oak St. Cost is $12. Visit www.scrapdenton.org  or call 940-808-1611.

6:30 to 7:30 p.m. — “Lego Mania for Teens” at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. For ages 12 and older. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

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.

WEDNESDAY

10 to 11 a.m. — Mommy and Me Yoga class at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Yoga teacher Lisa-Elena Furr leads a mother-baby bonding yoga class. Best for newborns to almost crawling infants. Bring a yoga mat or towel and a baby blanket, burp cloth and toy for baby. Call 940-349-8752 to register.

10 a.m. — TWU Drama presents Bunnicula, a musical for all ages, in the Redbud Theater Complex, on the northwest side of Hubbard Hall, northwest of Administration Drive at Bell Avenue. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Visit www.twu.edu/drama  or call 940-898-2020.

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

11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Concerts on the Square presents the Texas Tribute Band on the lawn of the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Free. Rain location is the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. Visit www.cityofdenton.com .

2 to 5 p.m. — Baby-sitting workshop at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Workshop presented by the Denton Fire Department. Teens ages 12-18 can become certified baby sitter. Free, but registration is required. Call 940-349-8752.

4 to 5 p.m. — It’s a Girl Thing! book club for girls ages 8-12 and their female relative or friend, at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. This month, discuss Wonder by R.J. Palacio. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

MUSIC

The Abbey Inn Restaurant & Pub Wed: Earl Bates’ “Celtic Sessions,” 7-9pm, free. 101 W. Hickory St. 940-566-5483.

The Abbey Underground Thurs: Hartley Hall, Kyle Ryan, She Banshee. Fri: Afro Deezy Axe, Jacko Suede. Weekly events: Each Sat, “’80s and ’90s Retro Dance Party”; each Sun, open mic hosted by Bone Doggie, 7pm; each Mon, karaoke. 100 W. Walnut St.

Andy’s Bar Thurs: Subsonic Indulgence. Sat: Beisbol. 122 N. Locust St. 940-565-5400.

Banter Bistro Thurs: Mathew Grigsby, 6pm. Fri: Oui Bis, 6pm; Alex Christenson and Melissa Ratley, 8pm; Zero Buffalo, 10pm. Sat: Scott Sackett, Doug Raney and Deborah Mouser, 8pm; the Offenders, 10pm. Each Thurs, open mic at 8pm. Live local jazz at 8pm each Fri and 6pm each Sat. 219 W. Oak St. 940-565-1638. www.dentonbanter.com .

Cool Beans 1210 W. Hickory St. 940-382-7025.

Dan’s Silverleaf Thurs: Danny Barnes with Billy Bright, 9pm, $7-$10. Fri: Slaid Cleaves, 8pm, $15-$18. Sat: Old Warhorse (live CD recording), Burnt Sienna Trio, 9pm, free. Mon: Isaac Hoskins and Charlie Shafter, 8pm, free. Tues: DentonRadio.com Night, 8pm, free. Wed: Joe Pat Hennen, 5pm, free. No smoking indoors. 103 Industrial St. 940-320-2000. www.danssilverleaf.com .

Denton Square Donuts Thurs: Brian Lambert, 8:30am. Sun: Kent Shores Group, 5pm; Zach Merritt, 7pm. 208 W. Oak St. 940-220-9447. www.dsdonuts.com .

Fry Street Public House Each Tues, karaoke, 9pm, free. 125 Ave. A. 940-323-9800. www.publichousedenton.com .

Fry Street Tavern Fri: Sean Bonocum. 940-383-2337. www.thefrystreettavern.com .

Fuzzy’s Taco Shop 115 Industrial St. 940-380-8226.

The Garage 113 Ave. A. 940-383-0045. www.thedentongarage.com .

Gerhard’s German Restaurant Fri: Ron and the Finkensteiners, 7-9pm. Sat: Brave Combo, 7:30-10pm. Sun: Brunch with the Umpahs, 11am-3pm; A Taste of Herb, 7-9pm. 222 W. Hickory St. 940-381-6723. www.gvrestaurants.com .

The Greenhouse Mon: Jeff Plant. Live jazz each Mon at 10pm, free. 600 N. Locust St. 940-484-1349. www.greenhouserestaurantdenton.com .

Hailey’s Club Thurs: Ryan Thomas Becker, Warren Jackson Hearne, Sydney Wright, Daniel Markham, 9pm, $5-$7. Fri: Gravity Feed, Bone Doggie & the Hickory Street Hellraisers, Gypsy Bravado, Jess Dixon, 8pm, $5-$7. Sat: Mega-Czar, Rick Blaine, CLV and more, 9pm, $7-$10. Sun: Hail the Sun, The Speed of Sound in Seawater, Stolas, the Raven Charter, Criminal Birds, Werewolf Therewolf, Le Saboteur, 7pm, $8-$12. Mon: Boxcar Bandits, 10pm, free-$5. Wed: Doughnbeezy, Tez McClain, Qlee, 8pm, $13-$15. Each Tues, ’90s music, 10pm, free-$5. 122 W. Mulberry St. 940-323-1160. www.haileysclub.com .

J&J’s Pizza 118 W. Oak St. 940-382-7769. www.jandjpizzadenton.com .

The LABB 218 W. Oak St. 940-293-4240. www.thelabbdenton.com .

La Milpa Mexican Restaurant Each Fri, Mariachi Quetzal, 8pm. 820 S. I-35E, Suite 101. 940-382-8470.

Lowbrows Beer and Wine Garden 200 S. Washington St., Pilot Point. 940-686-3801. www.lowbrows.us .

Mable Peabody’s Beauty Parlor and Chainsaw Repair Each Tues, open mic with Bryan Burns, 9pm. 1125 E. University Drive, Suite 107. 940-566-9910.

Mad World Records 115 W. Hickory St. 940-591-3001.

Mellow Mushroom 217 E. Hickory St. 940-323-1100. www.mellowmushroom/store/denton .

Oak Street Drafthouse and Cocktail Parlor 308 E. Oak St. 940-395-1950. www.oakstdrafthouse.com .

Rockin’ Rodeo Thurs: Dee Jay Silver, 8pm, $10. 1009 Ave. C. 940-565-6611. www.rockinrodeodenton.com .

Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios Thurs: “Discipline,” 9pm, free. Fri: Hares on the Mountain, Madisons, 9pm, $3-$5. Sat: Radar Brothers, Foe Destroyer, Photo Ops, 9pm, $10-$13. Sun: Macauley Culkin, Bitch Teeth, Mountain of Smoke, Elesh Norn, 9pm, $3-$5. Mon: Oryx, Black Tar Prophet, Terminator 2, Mountain of Smoke, 9pm, $1-$3. Wed: Denton Spoken Word Collective, 10pm, free-$5. 411 E. Sycamore St. 940-387-7781. www.rubberglovesdentontx.com .

Sweetwater Grill & Tavern Sun: N’Awlins Gumbo Kings, 7pm. Tues: Le Not So Hot Klub du Denton, 7pm. Shows on the patio, 7-9pm, free. 115 S. Elm St. 940-484-2888. www.sweetwatergrillandtavern.com .

Trail Dust Steak House Fri & Sat: Cypress Creek Band. 26501 E. U.S. 380 in Aubrey. 940-365-4440. www.trailduststeaks.net .

UNT on the Square 109 N. Elm St. 940-369-8257. http://untonthesquare.unt.edu .

VFW Post 2205 Free karaoke at 8pm each Thurs, Fri and Sat. 909 Sunset St.

IN THE AREA

2 to 7 p.m. Saturday — Best Little Brewfest in Texas at Texas Motor Speedway, 3545 Lone Star Circle in Fort Worth. Craft beer festival features more than 50 craft breweries from around the state. Proceeds benefit Cloud 9 Charities. Tickets cost $30-$35 for general admission, $75 for VIPs. Must be 21 or older. Visit http://bestlittlebrewfestintexas.com .

7 p.m. Tuesday — Sounds of Lewisville free concert series, every Tuesday in June and July in the courtyard of Medical Center of Lewisville Grand Theater, 100 N. Charles St. Visit www.soundsoflewisville.com .

FUTURE BOOKINGS

Through August — Denton Community Theatre’s Theatre School presents summer creativity camps at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Call 940-382-7014 or visit http://bit.ly/12CRzdw .

Musical theater production camp for ages 10-18, meets from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays, July 1-3 and July 8-28, plus one Saturday session on July 20. Campers will perform The Little Mermaid on July 25-28. Tuition is $425.

“Play & Pretend With Puppets” for ages 4-6 meets from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 5-9; tuition is $225.

“Putting It Together” for ages 7-9 meets from 1 to 5 p.m. Aug. 5-9. Campers will produce a show with music. Each session costs $275.

Through July 19 — Elm Fork Education Center summer camps, for children in grades 2-8 at UNT. Half-day and full-day camps available. Prices are $100-$130. Visit http://efec.unt.edu, or contact Brian Wheeler at btw@unt.edu  or 940-565-4912.

June 28-29 — 40th reunion of Denton High School class of 1973, including a mix-and-mingle session at Fair Hall at the North Texas Fairgrounds at 7 p.m. June 28; golf tournament is planned at noon June 29 at Robson Ranch ($50); and dinner and dance, 7 to 11 p.m. June 29 at Robson Ranch ($45 each, or $37.50 before June 10). Checks payable to DHS Class of 1973 can be mailed to: DHS Class of ’73, Attn: Mike Brooks, 2615 Fort Worth Drive, Denton, TX 76205. For golf tournament reservations, e-mail sammyjo55@hotmail.com . To make reservations for all other events, e-mail reginacourtney@gmail.com .

5 to 7 p.m. June 29 — Opening reception for the Visual Arts Society of Texas annual members exhibition, in the East and West galleries in the TWU Art Building. Visit www.vastarts.org .

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. July 2 — Food Truckin’ Tuesday at the Downtown Denton Transit Center, 604 E. Hickory St. Visit www.dcta.net .

July 19-21 — Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference, presented by UNT’s Mayborn School of Journalism, at the Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center in Grapevine. Registration costs $250-$295. Visit http://journalism.unt.edu/maybornconference .

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 10 — Southeast Denton Back 2 School Health Fair, presented by Heavenly Supply Depot at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 3100 Wilson St. Event for economically disadvantaged children includes health screenings and immunizations, dental information, haircuts, sports physicals and more. Registration sessions are from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 29 and July 6 at the recreation center. Visit www.hsdtexas.org/register.html. Sponsors, donations and vendors are still needed. Call Kim Teamer at 972-998-9798 or e-mail info@hsdtexas.org .

 


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