Saturday, August 17 Calendar

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EVENTS

7 a.m. — Denton County Farmers Market at Sycamore Street and Carroll Boulevard. Visit www.dentonfarmersmarket.com.

9 a.m. — Apple Tree Project distribution day at First United Methodist Church, 201 S. Locust St. Interfaith Ministries of Denton Inc. will distribute donated back-to-school items to families who have registered and are approved. Volunteers are needed; sign up at www.ifmdenton.org. A free health and safety fair (open to the public) will be in Flinn Hall at the church.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Car wash benefiting United Way of Denton County at Denton City Hall, 215 E. McKinney St. City employees will wash vehicles for a $5 minimum donation.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Denton Community Market at the Denton County Historical Park, on Mulberry Street near Carroll Boulevard. Visit http://dentonmarket.org.

10 a.m. — North Texas Fair and Rodeo Parade heads from Denton High School to the downtown Square, then returns to the school. Parade lineup starts at 8:30 a.m. on the north side of Denton High, 1007 Fulton St. Visit www.ntfair.com or call parade chairwoman Susan Schoenthal 940-391-2187.

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Community health fair at Lake Cities United Methodist Church, 300 E. Hundley Drive in Lake Dallas. Call 940-321-6100.

1 to 4 p.m. — Free immunization clinic for ages 18 and younger at First Refuge Ministries, 1701 Broadway St. To be eligible, a child must be uninsured or on Medicaid or CHIP, or their parent must be unable to pay for immunizations at a regular clinic. Appointments are suggested but not required. Call 940-222-4178.

2 to 4:30 p.m. — “Introduction to Windows XP” class at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. For people who can use a mouse and are just starting to learn about using computers. Free. Call 940-349-8752 to register.

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents The Color Purple at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors, $10 for students and children. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com.

CLUB MEETINGS

Denton Poets’ Assembly meets from 10 a.m. to noon on the third Saturday of the month at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free and open to the public. Visit www.dentonpoetsassembly.weebly.com.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Alcoholics Anonymous meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at Rock Hill Cowboy Church, 3000 Rock Hill Road in Aubrey. Call 940-391-5805.

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. Contact Louise Wilson at 940-272-2515 or 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.

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

2 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents The Color Purple at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors, $10 for students and children. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com.

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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