9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — American Red Cross blood drive at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Oak St. To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit www.redcrossblood.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 to 11 a.m. — Preschool Play and Read at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. For children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Martin Luther King. Jr. Day Celebration includes food and information booths at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 1300 Wilson St., and a community cleanup beginning at American Legion Hall, 629 Lake Drive. Call 940-349-8575 or visit www.cityofdenton.com.
11 a.m. to 8 p.m. — Barbecue dinner fundraiser benefiting the family of Carroll Sanford, at the Lake Ray Roberts Area Elks Lodge, 1601 Marina Circle in Sanger. Event includes a barbecue cook-off starting on Friday, with judging at noon Saturday. Event also includes music, raffles, a silent auction and a live auction. Contact Bill or Barbara Milroy at 940-565-1983 or e-mail bill@
1 p.m. — Guided winter hike at the Isle du Bois Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, on FM455, 10 miles east of I-35. Hikers will follow the Randy Bell Scenic Trail; meet at the Wild Plum parking area. Free with regular park entrance fee of $7 for ages 12 and older. Call 940-686-2148 or e-mail kelly.lauderdale@
2 p.m. — First meeting of the Joel Terrell Society of the Children of the American Revolution, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. The Texas Society Sons of the American Revolution Color Guard will present a program on the history of flags and uniforms from the era. The public is invited. Visit www.nscar.org.
4:30 p.m. — “The E-Book Extravaganza” at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Learn how to check out e-books, audiobooks and more on your e-reader, tablet or smartphone. Free. Call 940-349-8752 to register.
7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Last Summer at Bluefish Cove at the PointBank Black Box Performing Arts Center, 318 E. Hickory St. Tickets cost $15. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.
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 www.dentonpoets
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.
Relationship Recovery and Solo Parenting group meets at 4:30 p.m. on the third Saturday of each month at First Baptist Church of Corinth, 3033 Meadowview Drive. 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.
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.
2 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Last Summer at Bluefish Cove at the PointBank Black Box Performing Arts Center, 318 E. Hickory St. Tickets cost $15. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.denton
Denton Celtic Dancers meets from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Center for the Visual Arts, 400 E. Hickory St. Beginners’ class starts at 6 p.m. Call 940-321-0012 or visit www.dentoncelticdancers.com.