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.
10 a.m. — “A Journey to Freedom,” UNT’s 13th Equity and Diversity Conference, in the Silver Eagle Suite of the University Union, 1155 Union Circle. Keynote speakers are CNN anchor Don Lemon, Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network chairwoman Valeisha Butterfield-Jones and Human Rights Campaign chief diversity officer Cuc Vu. Registration is free for students, $50 for UNT faculty and staff members and $150 for others. Visit http://edo.unt.edu/content/equity-diversity-conference .
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.
Noon to 1 p.m. — Joseph Ready, professor of biochemistry at the UT Southwestern Medical Center, presents “The Search for Neuroprotective Small Molecules to Treat Neurodegenerative Disorders,” in Room 251 of TWU’s Ann Stuart Science Complex, located off Pioneer Circle. Free. Part of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry seminar series.
7 p.m. — First Friday Denton at art venues around the downtown Square, including A Creative Art Studio, 227 W. Oak St., Suite 101; Oxide Gallery, 211 N. Cedar St.; Denton Square Donuts, 208 W. Oak St.; SCRAP Denton, 215 W. Oak St.; and others. Free gallery viewings, live music, art projects and demonstrations. Visit www.firstfridaydenton.com .
7 to 10:30 p.m. — Kids Rock! at Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. Denton Parks and Recreation offers a night of supervised activities for children in grades 1-5. Cost is $9 per child. Call 940-349-7275.
7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Cheaper by the Dozen at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors 62 and older, and $10 for students and children. Call 940-382-1915.
8 p.m. — Trombone Showcase II with Vern Kagarice as coordinator in Voertman Hall in the UNT Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791.
DARSPA (Denton Area Retired School Personnel Association) meets at 10 a.m. at C.H. Collins Athletic Complex off Long Road. The theme is “Health, Fitness and Wellness.”
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.
Humble Beginnings group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 6 p.m. for discussion at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2200 N. Bell Ave.
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