Saturday, September 28 Calendar

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EVENTS

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

8 a.m. — Denton Race for the Cure 5K and 1-mile fun run/walk, benefiting Susan G. Komen for the Cure, at South Lakes Park, 556 Hobson Lane. Race-day registration starts at 6 a.m. Registration costs $20-$50, plus fundraising. Visit http://bit.ly/VXBMlG .

9 a.m. — Denton County Master Gardener Association science fair for Denton County middle and high school students, at the Joseph A. Carroll Building, 401 W. Hickory St. Set-up begins at 9 a.m. and judging starts at 11 a.m. The theme of the fair is “Water-Wise.” Guidelines can be found at www.dcmga.com. Finalists will present their projects at the Master Gardener Fall Garden Festival on Oct. 5.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Denton Community Market, a local artists and farmers market, at the Denton County Historical Park, at Carroll Boulevard and Mulberry Street. Visit http://dentonmarket.org .

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. — Garage sale benefiting Born 2 Be Therapeutic Equestrian Center at 2324 Yorkshire St. Visit www.born2betec.org .

10 a.m. — Remember Me Memorial Service for families of deceased children of any age (including prenatal death) in the chapel of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St.

10 a.m. — Story Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Stories, songs, puppets and more for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers. Free. Call 940-349-8752.

10 a.m. to noon — Free math tutoring for students in kindergarten through 12th grade at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Registration is required; forms are available at all library locations. For more information, e-mail gilsiklee@intellichoice.org .

10 a.m. to noon — Preschool Play and Read at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Come-and-go program offers age-appropriate games, activities and crafts to help children ages 3-5 develop pre-reading skills. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit www.dentonlibrary.com .

1 to 8 p.m. — GreenFest on the Greenbelt at the Ray Roberts Lake Greenbelt Park, 5900 E. FM455, near the dam. Family-friendly event includes outdoor activities and demonstrations, food, children’s activities and music, including Brave Combo at 2 p.m., Mi Son, Mi Son, Mi Son and AM Ramblers. Event raises money for the Greenbelt Alliance. Tickets cost $5 in advance at www.friendsofthegreenbelt.org, or $7 at the gate, free for children 5 and younger. Leashed dogs are welcome. Gates open at noon.

Noon to 5 p.m. — Fall festival at Nelson Elementary School, 3909 Teasley Lane. Event includes carnival-style games, bounce houses, face painting, a cake walk and vendors. Proceeds benefit the Nelson PTA. Call 940-369-1400.

3 p.m. — Celebration of the life of the late Alfred F. Hurley, former UNT president and first chancellor of the UNT system, in Winspear Hall at the Murchison Performing Arts Center, on the north side of I-35E at North Texas Boulevard. A reception in the Gateway Center Ballroom will follow.

6 to 10 p.m. — Wild Beast Feast at the North Texas Fairgrounds, 2217 N. Carroll Blvd. Event features tastes of exotic cuisine, live music, silent and live auctions and drinks. Benefits Greater Denton Arts Council projects, programs and operations. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $5 for children ages 5-12, free for ages 4 and younger. Visit www.dentonarts.com .

7 p.m.— Live webstream of Harvest America at Calvary Chapel Denton in the Fine Arts Theater, 115 N. Elm St. Broadcast from Philadelphia includes music performances by Needtobreathe, Kirk Franklin and Lecrae and a Gospel message by Greg Laurie. Visit www.harvest.org/newsroom/events/harvest-america.html .

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents August: Osage County by Tracy Letts at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors 62 and older, $10 for students and children. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com .

7:30 p.m. — UNT Department of Dance and Theatre presents Proof, a play by David Auburn, in the Studio Theater at the Radio, TV, Film and Performing Arts Building, at Welch and Chestnut streets. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $7.50 for students, UNT faculty/staff and seniors. Call 940-565-2428 or visit www.danceandtheatre.unt.edu .

8 p.m. — Festival Brasileiro: “An Evening of Brazilian Chamber Music With String Orchestra,” in Voertman Hall at the Music Building, at Avenue C and Chestnut Street. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

9:30 p.m. — Festival Brasileiro: After-concert of Brazilian jazz at Sweetwater Grill & Tavern, 115 S. Elm St. Free. Call 940-565-2791 or visit www.music.unt.edu .

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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