Saturday, April 26 Calendar

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TODAY

EVENTS

8:30 a.m. — Corinth Police Department’s Foot Pursuit 5K run and 1-mile walk at Lake Dallas High School, 3016 Parkridge Drive in Corinth, hosted by the Corinth Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association. Race-day registration is $25 for adults, $20 for ages 12 and younger, $70 for families of four. Advance registration includes a $5 discount. To register, visit www.corinthcpaaa.org. Call 940-498-2017.

9 a.m. — Take the First Step 5K and 1-mile fun run and walk, hosted by the Denton County Health Department to raise awareness about cardiovascular disease, at South Lakes Park, 556 Hobson Lane. Free and open to all ages; strollers and leashed dogs are welcome. The first 500 registrants will receive a free T-shirt, and all participants will receive a goody bag. To register, visit http://bit.ly/1mz4VC9.

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Denton County Master Gardener Association spring plant sale, on the grounds of Trinity United Methodist Church, 6333 Hobson Lane in Denton. Visit http://dcmga.com.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Denton County Livestock Jamboree at the North Texas Fairgrounds, 2217 N. Carroll Blvd. Young people interested in showing livestock for a 4-H Club or FFA project are invited. Free. Lunch will be provided. Visit http://denton.agrilife.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 a.m. to noon — 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 noon — Denton City Council candidates forum, hosted by the Denton County Branch of the NAACP, at Central Fire Station, 332 E. Hickory St. Contact Willie Hudspeth at 940-465-4321 or hudspethwd@gmail.com.

12:30 to 5:30 p.m. — South Branch Library Role-Playing Games Society meets at the library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Open to fans and beginners. Free. Call 940-349-8726 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com.

2 p.m. and 7 p.m. — Denton High School presents The Butler Did It in the school’s black box theater, 1007 Fulton St. Tickets cost $5. Visit www.dentonisd.org/Page/3634.

6:30 p.m. — Liberty Christian School “Artist’s Garden,” the school’s fine arts extravaganza, at 1301 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle. “Top Hats and High Heels” performance pays tribute to the 1920s jazz era. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $7 for children. Visit www.libertychristian.com.

6:30 p.m. — 32nd annual scholarship banquet sponsored by Denton Council 4366 of the League of United Latin American Citizens, at the Denton Country Club, 1213 Country Club Road in Argyle. Keynote speaker is Carlos Manuel, president of the Young Professionals Movement of LULAC. Visit http://dentonlulac.com/scholarship-banquet.

7:30 p.m. — UNT theater department presents The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at the University Theatre in the Radio, TV, Film and Performing Arts Building, at Welch and Chestnut streets. Tickets cost $15 for adults, $10 for students, UNT faculty/staff and seniors. Call 940-565-2428 or visit www.danceandtheatre.unt.edu.

8 p.m. — UNT Chamber Music Studies concerts in the Recital Hall and Voertman Hall at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu.

 

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.

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.

 

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.

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 for more information.

Lupus Foundation of America support group meets from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St.

Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Oak St.

To tell us about your event or meeting, visit DentonRC.com and click on “Let Us Know” for our online forms; email 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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