Friday, October 5 Calendar

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TODAY

 

EVENTS

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.

5 to 8 p.m. — Renaissance Festival at Blanton Elementary School, 9501 Stacee Lane in Argyle, including performances by the Blanton Squire Choir, ArsOrffeus and the school orchestra and band, plus food options and games. Event benefits the school’s PTA. Call 940-369-0700.

6 p.m. — Texas Cowboys Against Cancer fundraiser featuring team roping and “mutton bustin’” at Diamond T Arena, 6900 E. Sherman Drive. For fees and more information, visit www.texascowboysagainstcancer.org .

7 p.m. — First Friday Denton at art venues around the downtown Square. Gallery viewings, live music, art projects and demonstrations and more. For locations and more information, visit www.firstfridaydenton.com .

7 to 9 p.m. — Oxide Gallery’s fourth anniversary celebration at 211 N. Cedar St. Visit www.oxidegallery.com or call 940-483-8900.

7 to 10:30 p.m. — Kids Rock! at Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. A night of supervised activities for children in grades 1-5. Cost is $9 per child. Call 940-349-7275.

7 p.m. — Denton High School drama department presents Holes in the auditorium of the school, 1007 Fulton St. Tickets cost $8 for adults and $5 for ages 18 and younger.

7:30 p.m. — Liberty Christian School presents Around the World in 80 Days at the school, 1301 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $7 for students and seniors. Visit www.libertychristian.com .

7:30 p.m. — Fight Boy Theatre presents Sketchy People, an original sketch comedy show, at Hailey’s Club, 122 W. Mulberry St. Tickets cost $10 at the door. For mature audiences. Visit http://fightboytheatre.webs.com .

 

CLUB MEETINGS

The Triangle Squares square dancing group meets at 7:30 p.m. on the first and third Fridays of each month at Denton Senior Center, 509 N. Bell Ave. Non-members pay $6 per person, members get in free. Call 214-288-6883.

 

SUPPORT GROUPS

Grupo 18 de Marzo Alcoholicos Anonimos meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 100 W. Oak St. Call 940-231-9759.

Humble Beginnings group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 6 p.m. for discussion at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2200 N. Bell Ave.

Primary Purpose Denton AFG Al Anon meets at noon at Solutions of North Texas’ Wilshire Hall, 2216 N. Bolivar St. Call 940-898-6202, or visit www.sontx.org or www.soberdorm.org.

Serenity Al-Anon meets at noon at First United Methodist Church.

Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at noon, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. for discussion at 311 S. Locust St. Call 940-383-8252.

Show Me group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 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.

 

SATURDAY

 

EVENTS

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Fall Garden Fest sponsored by the Denton County Master Gardener Association on the campus of Denton Bible Church, at the corner of Mingo Road and Nottingham Drive. Event includes workshops, demonstrations, exhibits, vendors, children’s activities and more. Free. Visit www.dcmga.com  or call 940-394-2883.

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 — Denton Herb Society presents “All Things Garlic,” a lecture by Master Gardener Cindy Reese, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

10 a.m. — Aubrey Peanut Festival at the festival grounds, 301 S. Main St. in downtown Aubrey. Parade lineup starts at 8 a.m., and the parade begins at 10 a.m. Festival also includes a horseshoe tournament, a peanut butter sandwich eating contest, a peanut spitting contest and other activities. Visit www.aubreypeanutfestival.com .

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Barktoberfest presented by the Denton Humane Society at Pavilion 3 at North Lakes Park, 2001 W. Windsor Drive. Bring your dog for photos, games, contests, vendors, food and more. Call 940-382-7387 or visit http://dentonhumanesociety.org .

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Denton High School Air Force Junior ROTC fajita dinner fundraiser at the school, 1007 Fulton St. Advance tickets cost $8; dinners sold at the door cost $10. All plates may be picked up at the school’s north entrance, facing Crescent Street. Call Robert West at 940-369-2142 or e-mail rwest@dentonisd.org .

2 to 3:30 p.m. — “Totally Teen Fiction Makeover” at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Teens can discuss favorite lead female characters, then become their favorite characters through a makeup transformation. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

2 p.m. and 7 p.m. — Denton High School drama department presents Holes in the auditorium of the school, 1007 Fulton St. Tickets cost $8 for adults and $5 for ages 18 and younger.

3 p.m. to 5 p.m. — Bookbinding class at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Participants can make a simple sewn book. All supplies will be provided. To register, e-mail leslie.couture@cityofdenton.com or call 940-349-8762.

6 p.m. — Texas Cowboys Against Cancer fundraiser featuring a dinner, dance and live and silent auctions at Diamond T Arena, 6900 E. Sherman Drive. Tickets cost $30, available at the door. Visit www.texascowboysagainstcancer.org .

6 p.m. — Hearts and Heroes Gala honoring outstanding citizens and organizations dedicated to community service, at UNT’s Gateway Center, 801 North Texas Blvd. between Eagle Drive and Highland Street. Benefits Health Services of North Texas. For tickets or more information, visit www.healthntx.org .

7:30 p.m. — Liberty Christian School presents Around the World in 80 Days at the school, 1301 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $7 for students and seniors. Visit www.libertychristian.com .

 

SUPPORT GROUPS

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.

Rebuilding: Divorce/Relationship Recovery and Solo Parenting group meets at 4:30 p.m. on the first and third Saturday of each month at First Baptist Church of Corinth, 3033 Meadowview Drive. Group will meets through May 19. Call 940-272-2515 or e-mail louanntx@charter.net.

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.

Straight Up Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at Ponder United Methodist Church, 104 Remington Park Lane. Call 940-594-9169.

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.

 

SUNDAY

 

EVENTS

3 p.m. — Liberty Christian School presents Around the World in 80 Days at the school, 1301 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $7 for students and seniors. Visit www.libertychristian.com .

To tell us about your event or meeting, visit www.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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