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Saturday, September 9 Calendar

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7 a.m. to sellout -- Denton County Farmers Market on Carroll Boulevard at Mulberry Street. Visit

8 a.m. -- Denton County LOSS Team Race for Hope at South Lakes Park, 556 Hobson Lane. 5K race and 1-mile walk in honor of suicide prevention month. $25 for early 5K registration, $30 on the day of the race. $15 to register for the 1-mile walk. Free for children 10 and younger. To register, visit

8 a.m. to 8 p.m. -- Sanger Sellabration presented by the Sanger Area Chamber of Commerce in downtown Sanger. Event includes vendors, food trucks, kids' zone, car show, talent show, art show and library book sale. Little Mr. and Miss Sanger Pageant at 11:30 a.m. Live music by Ernesto's Mariachi Band at 4 p.m., Anthem of New Life Church at 5 p.m. and Bubba Harper & the 24/7 Band at 6:30 p.m. Free admission. Visit

8:30 a.m. -- Denton Heart Walk at C.H. Collins Athletic Complex, 1500 Long Road. Noncompetitive 5K walk raises money for the American Heart Association. To register, visit

10 a.m. -- "Geocaching 101" at 10 a.m. and "Snakes Alive!" at 2 p.m. at the Lost Pines Amphitheater at the Isle du Bois Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, on FM455, 10 miles east of I-35. $7 entrance fee for ages 13 and older. Call 940-686-2148.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. -- Denton Community Market at the Denton County Historical Park, on Mulberry Street near Carroll Boulevard. Visit

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. -- Arts & Autos Extravaganza presented by the Denton Main Street Association, around the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Classic and custom cars, trucks and motorcycles on display; Chalk Fest contest, arts and craft vendors, children's activities, silent auction inside the courthouse, festival food and more. With live music by the Gumbo Brothers, the Silvertones and the Lowdown. Free admission. $5-$10 entry fee for the Chalk Fest contest; free for ages 6 and younger. $30 to register a vehicle. For registration forms and more information, visit

9:30 a.m. -- Decoding Medicare, a free workshop at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Workshop covers common Medicare issues, including enrollment, types of supplements, drug plans and types of Advantage Plans. Registration is required. Call 940-349-8752 or visit

10 a.m. -- Story Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Best for ages 1-5.

11 a.m. to noon -- Read to Rover at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Children ages 6-11 practice reading with a therapy dog. Free, but registration is required. Call 940-349-8752 or visit

11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. -- Macrame workshop for adults at SCRAP Denton, 420 S. Bell Ave. Create a macrame wall hanging using a simple alternating square knot. $25. Call 940-391-7499 or visit

Noon to 7 p.m. -- The Industrial Street Hatch It Green Chili Roast It Toast It Fiestaval Soiree at Dan's Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St. Vendors will sell food items and bulk peppers. With music by Shibboleth, Little Jack Melody, Bonnie & Nick Norris and the Holler Time. Free admission. Visit

2 to 5 p.m. -- Need Help in the Forge? at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. First-come, first-served help with Adobe software, graphic design, PowerPoint and web design. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit

6 p.m. -- GSATi's Walk to End Alzheimer's Fundraiser, benefiting the Alzheimer's Association, at Backyard on Bell, 410 N. Bell Ave. Raffles, family-friendly events, food trucks, live music and more. $2. Visit



Noon to 3 p.m. -- Breakfast and Beats Hurricane Harvey Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser with the Breakfast Boys at Backyard on Bell, 410 N. Bell Ave. $1 per pancake, benefiting storm relief efforts. With music by Lofty Beats, Kind Beats, Mr. Casual, Sanford Black and YSA. Visit

12:30 to 2:30 p.m. -- Monster of the Month Club, a plush-making sewing workshop, at SCRAP Denton, 420 S. Bell Ave. Each workshop will focus on a different Texas cryptic, monster or critter created by reused and upcycled materials. All ages welcome, but children 12 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. $30. Call 940-391-7499 or visit

2 to 5 p.m. -- "Menagerie," an interdisciplinary show of music and visual arts, at UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St. Musicians will perform works by Denton composers, alongside artwork inspired by animals, and a percentage of art sales will benefit Animal Refuge Foundation. Composers include S. Andrew Lloyd, Andrew May, Paul David Thomas and Arsentiy Kharitonov. Admission is free. Visit


Denton Celtic Dancers meets from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Center for the Visual Arts, 400 E. Hickory St. Beginners' class starts at 6 p.m. Call 940-321-0012 or visit

Add your event to our online calendar at; email; fax to 940-566-6888; or mail to Page 2 Calendar, Denton Record-Chronicle, P.O. Box 369, Denton, TX 76202.