Friday, May 3 Calendar

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EVENTS

6 p.m. — Liberty Christian School presents Steel Magnolias in the school’s new black box theater, 1301 S. U.S. Highway 377 in Argyle. Tickets cost $15 and include dinner at 6 p.m., show at 7 p.m. and dessert. For reservations, e-mail misty.baptiste@libertychristian.com .

6:30 p.m.— “Recuerdos: A Tribute to Cenobio Hernandez,” presented by the Greater Denton Arts Council, at the Center for Visual Arts, 400 E. Hickory St. Dinner buffet, dancing and performances by a 15-piece orchestra led by David J. Pierce, Bubba Hernandez, Ricky Hernandez, CholoRock Dance Theatre and Mariachi Quetzal. Tickets cost $30 in advance and $35 at the door. Call 940-382-2787 or visit www.dentonarts.com .

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 Friday Night for kids in grades 1-5 from Friday at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. Cost is $10 per child. Supervised event includes a DJ, a bounce house, basketball and soccer tournaments, games and more. Call 940-349-7275.

7:30 p.m. — Music Theatre of Denton presents All Shook Up at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors 62 and older, and $10 for children. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.musictheatreofdenton.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. Visit www.sontx.org , www.soberdorm.org  or call 940-898-6202.

Serenity Al-Anon, a support group for family and friends dealing with the effects of someone’s drinking, 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

8 a.m. — Denton Cinco de Mayo 5K run and one-mile walkat North Lakes Park, 2001 W. Windsor Drive. Entry fee is $20 in advance, and $25 on the day of the race. Registration forms are available online at www.dentoncinco.org . Call 940-369-3956.

8 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Benefit garage sale for the Denton Dynamos Special Olympics team will be held at the Real T Team, 1400 Dallas Drive. For more information, call 940-380-8086.

10 to 11 a.m. — Toddler Sock Hop for ages 1 and older at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

10 a.m. to noon — “Aeroponics Tower Garden,” a program presented by Julie Larkey and Leanne Harris, as part of the Denton Herb Society’s monthly meeting at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Visit www.dentonherbsociety.org .

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. — Denton Cinco de Mayo at Quakertown Park, 321 E. McKinney St. Parade at 10 a.m. lines up at the TWU parking lot on Oakland Street, travels around the Square and ends at the park. Festivities include music, food, La Reina contest, vendors and more. Free. Visit www.dentoncinco.org .

3 to 4 p.m. — “Going on a Dinosaur Hunt,” a program for children ages 5-11, at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

6 p.m. — ArtWear fashion exhibition presented by the UNT College of Visual Arts and Design, in the Silver Eagle Suite at the University Union, 1155 Union Circle. Tickets cost $25 for the public, $10 for UNT students. Buy tickets at the UNT Union Information Booth or at the door.

To tell us about your event or meeting, visit 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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