Friday, April 12 Calendar

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EVENTS

2:30 to 4 p.m. — “Get Started With E-Books” class at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Bring your device and any equipment needed to download and/or transfer to your device, such as a laptop and cord. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

6 to 10 p.m. — Health Services of North Texas’ “Rockin’ Roundup” at Diamond T Arena, 6900 E. Sherman Drive. Tickets cost $25 for adults and $10 for ages 12 and younger. Visit www.healthntx.org .

7 p.m. — DanceMakers dance concert in Margo Jones Performance Hall, on the first floor of the TWU Music Building, at Pioneer Circle and Oakland Street. Eight dances choreographed by TWU students, alumni and faculty. Tickets cost $5-$9. Visit www.twu.edu/dance .

7:30 p.m. — UNT’s Department of Dance and Theatre presents The Lady Revealed in the Studio Theatre at the Radio, TV, Film and Performing Arts Building, at Welch and Chestnut streets. Tickets cost $5. Call 940-369-7546.

CLUB MEETINGS

Benjamin Lyon Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution meets at 1:30 p.m. at Denton Good Samaritan Village, 2500 Hinkle Drive. Georgia Caraway will speak about caring for antiques. Call Diana White at 940-387-4741 or visit www.dar.org .

Mother Goose Time at 9:30 a.m. 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.

Story Time at 11 a.m. 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.

SATURDAY

EVENTS

8 a.m. — Denton Dash for Public Schools, a 5K run and 1-mile fun run/walk, at South Lakes Park, 556 Hobson Lane. Presented by the Denton Community Council of PTAs. Cost is $25 per runner, with a discounted rate of $15 for teachers and students. On-site registration begins at 7 a.m. For more information, e-mail amandamcleod@hotmail.com

8 a.m. to noon — Denton County MHMR Center rummage sale in the parking lot at 2519 Scripture St. Proceeds benefit the center’s Holiday Helping Hands Program.

8 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Electronics recycling at The Cupboard Natural Foods, 200 W. Congress St. Drop off computer-related items and electronics for recycling; hard drives will be crushed on-site. Some fees may apply for certain items. For more information and a list of accepted items, visit www.computercrusher.com .

9 a.m. to noon — “Walk Back to LIFE,” benefiting Woman to Woman Pregnancy Resource Center. Walkers will meet at 420 E. McKinney St., behind Zera Coffee Co., and walk through downtown Denton. Visit http://friendsofdentonprc.org .

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Denton County Master Gardener Association’s plant sale at 6333 Hobson Lane. Sale includes grasses and ground covers, perennials, herbs, roses and more, plus advice from Master Gardeners.

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. — North Texas Book Festival at the Center for the Visual Arts, 400 E. Hickory St. Book signings, speakers, readers, workshops and children’s activities, including story time at 9:15 a.m. Event includes featured author Donna Fielder (Ladykiller) at 11:15 a.m., plus author and actor Alex Cord (Airwolf). Free. Visit www.ntbf.org .

9:30 a.m. — Volunteer Income Tax Assistance for low- to moderate-income families at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. To qualify, annual household income must be $50,000 or less. Free. Call 940-566-2688.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Denton High School band’s mattress sale fundraiser in the school cafeteria at 1007 Fulton St. Contact band director Brian Wilson at 940-369-2000 or bwilson@dentonisd.org .

10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — “The Write Stuff,” a writing workshop with CJ Critt, narrator and author, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free, but registration is required. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

11 a.m. — “Hope and Healing,” a worship service and fellowship lunch dedicated to helping children, at Morse Street Baptist Church, 921 Morse St. Event features speakers and a video presentation. Call 940-320-5364 or visit www.msbcdenton.com .

7 p.m. — DanceMakers dance concert in Margo Jones Performance Hall, on the first floor of the TWU Music Building, at Pioneer Circle and Oakland Street. Eight dances choreographed by TWU students, alumni and faculty. Tickets cost $5-$9. Visit www.twu.edu/dance .

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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