Through Saturday — “Pastors in the Patch” at Trinity United Methodist Church, 633 Hobson Lane. Pastors will stay in the church’s pumpkin patch around the clock to collect food and money for area food pantries. “Movie in the Pumpkin Patch” will start at dark. Call 940-566-2291.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. — CANstruction competition in the courtyard of the UNT Union, one block west of Welch and West Prairie streets. Teams of UNT freshmen will build structures from food packages, which will be donated to the Denton Community Food Center.
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. Call 940-349-8752.
4 p.m. — Lego Builders Club for ages 6 and older at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Call 940-349-8718.
4 to 5 p.m. — “Glow Fun” at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Kids ages 8-12 can take part in glowing activities: paint pumpkins, look for germs, make worms and more. Free. Call 940-349-8752 to register.
6 to 8 p.m. — Halloween Harvest at Denia Recreation Center, 1001 Parvin St. Event includes carnival games, black-light games, a bounce house, a costume contest and a storytelling hayride. The carnival is free; rock climbing costs $1, and low-priced concessions will be available. Register at the door by 7 p.m. for the costume contest. Call 940-349-8285.
6 to 11 p.m. — “Geneaology After-Hours” at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Join genealogists from across Texas in this evening of distance-learning and research. One-on-one research help will be available. Bring a brown-bag supper and drink. Co-sponsored by the Denton County Genealogical Society. Registration fee is $15. Call 940-349-8752 to register or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .
8 p.m. — UNT Trombone Choir, coordinated by Vern Kagarice, in Voertman Hall at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Visit www.music.unt.edu .
8 to 11 p.m. — Junior High Jamz for students in Denton ISD middle schools, at Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, 1300 Wilson St. Supervised event includes a live DJ, concessions and games. Student IDs are required for entry. Cost is $7. Fees for late pickup will apply. Call 940-349-8575.
The Triangle Squares square dancing group meets at 7:30 p.m.at Denton Senior Center, 509 N. Bell Ave. Non-members pay $6 per person, members get in free. Call 214-288-6883.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org ; fax to 940-566-6888; or mail to Page 2 Calendar, Denton Record-Chronicle, 314 E. Hickory St., Denton, TX 76201.