Saturday, February 1, Calendar

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EVENTS

9 to 11 a.m. — Denton Hot Rods meet-and-greet event for anyone interested in cars, at El Guapo’s, 419 S. Elm St. There is no membership fee, and participants don’t have to bring a vehicle. Call Morgan at 972-533-4830, or visit www.dentonhotrods.com or www.facebook.com/dentonhotrods.

9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — Ryan High School Strutters’ spring dance clinic in the school’s competition gym, 5101 E. McKinney St. Girls in kindergarten through eighth grade can learn dance routines, with a short performance at noon. Registration is $25. Onsite registration will start at 8:15 a.m. Visit www.dentonisd.org/Page/9333, or contact director Keli Jones at 940-369-3116 or kjones3@dentonisd.org.

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. to noon — 2014 City of Denton Bond Program community meeting, to gather residents’ input about potential projects and funding priorities, at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. Visit www.cityofdenton.com.

10 a.m. to noon — Preschool Play and Read at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. This come-and-go program offers games, activities and crafts that assist in developing pre-reading skills. For ages 3-5 and caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.

10 a.m. to noon — Denton Herb Society meeting features Theresa W. Page discussing the safe use of herbal supplements, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Visit ww.dentonherbsociety.org.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. — Magazine Recycling Day at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Find vintage and specialty magazines, pictures for projects or something new to read, and share magazines from home. Leftover magazines will be recycled. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.

2 to 4 p.m. — Kayaking tour on McWhorter Creek at Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area. For ages 7 and older, all skill levels. All equipment is provided. Front gate is at Jones Street and North Kealy Avenue in Lewisville. Cost is $20 per paddler. Registration is required; call 972-219-3930 or e-mail lisacole@unt.edu.

6 to 8 p.m. — Campfire program at Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area. Program includes stories, songs and roasting marshmallows, plus a craft for children. Admission is $5 per person, free for children 5 and younger. Front gate is at Jones Street and North Kealy Avenue in Lewisville. Cost is $10 per person. Registration is required; call 972-219-3930 or e-mail erin.taylor@unt.edu.

6 to 9 p.m. — Gallery Night at Oxide Gallery, 115 Eagle Drive. Group exhibit of 2-D and 3-D art and jewelry, with featured artist Suely Lohr. Free. Call 940-483-8900 or visit www.oxidegallery.com.

6:30 p.m. — Groundhog Day Gala presented by the Denton Public School Foundation at UNT’s Gateway Center, 801 North Texas Blvd. Event includes a seated dinner, entertainment by student groups, and silent and live auctions. Tickets cost $75 each. Visit http://bit.ly/1jAKbJ0 or call 940-369-0143.

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Who’s in Bed With the Butler?, a comedy by Michael Parker, at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors 62 and older, $10 for students. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com.

8 p.m. — “Viva La Tango,” music of Argentinian tango master Astor Piazzolla, performed by Odysseus Chamber Orchestra featuring double bassist Jeff Bradetich, at First United Methodist Church Denton, 201 S. Locust St. Dancers from Creative Tango will present a tango demonstration and lesson. Tickets cost $15 for adults, $10 for students. Call 940-536-3941 or visit http://odysseuschamberorchestra.org.

8 p.m. — Dallas Symphony Orchestra: DSO on the Go in Winspear Hall at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. Conducted by Vince Lee and featuring violinist Angela Fuller Heyde. Tickets cost $29 for adults, $9 for students. Call 940-369-7802 or visit www.thempac.com.

CLUB MEETINGS

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 www.dentonmainstreet.org.

SUPPORT GROUPS

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

To tell us about your event or meeting, visit DentonRC.com and click on “Let Us Know” for our online forms; e-mail to drc@dentonrc.com; fax to 940-566-6888; or mail to Page 2 Calendar, Denton Record-Chronicle, 314 E. Hickory St., Denton, TX 76201.


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