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Saturday, March 17 Calendar

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TODAY EVENTS

9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. -- Volunteer Income Tax Assistance for low- to moderate-income families and individuals at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Visit www.unitedwaydenton.org/VITA or call 940-566-2688.

9:30 a.m. to noon -- Archaeology Day at the former site of the Woods House, 1015 Hill St. Call 940-349-2865 or visit www.dentoncounty.com/chos.

10 a.m. -- Sustainability Series: "Spring Organic Gardening Workshop" at Clear Creek Natural Heritage Center, 3310 Collins Road. Rachel Weaver leads a hands-on workshop on how to plan, plant and maintain a spring organic garden. To register, visit www.clearcreekdenton.com or call 940-349-8152.

10 a.m. -- Story Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Best for ages 1-5. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

10 a.m. -- Winter Guard International Southwest Color Guard Power Regional at the UNT Coliseum, 600 Ave. D. Premier color guards from the region compete for top honors. $10-$32. Visit www.wgi.org or call 1-866-589-7161.

1 to 2 p.m. -- "Swap, Not Shop" for ages 11-17 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Exchange accessories and clothing, clean and in good condition. For every article you bring, you can take one home. Adults can also donate items appropriate for teens. To register, call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

2 to 3 p.m. -- Solar Viewing at the Isle du Bois Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, on FM455, 10 miles east of I-35. At the Interpretive Nature Center, view the sun safely through a solar filter and learn about our closest star. At 4 p.m. at the Lost Pines Amphitheater, create a star wheel and learn about stars and constellations in the night sky. At 8:30 p.m., a ranger presents "Stories in the Stars," about the folklore and mythology behind spring constellations, at the DORBA parking lot. $7 entrance fee for ages 13 and older. Call 940-686-2148.

3 p.m. -- "Avoid the Brick Wall," a genealogy presentation by Marilyn Simms, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Simms will talk about tactics to get around roadblocks while hunting for family history. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

6 p.m. -- Grady Hendrix, author of Paperbacks From Hell, talks about the evolution of the horror novel and signs copies of his books at Recycled Books, 200 N. Locust St.

SUNDAY EVENTS

10 a.m. -- Winter Guard International Southwest Color Guard Power Regional at the UNT Coliseum, 600 Ave. D. Premier color guards from the region compete for top honors. $10-$32. Visit www.wgi.org or call 1-866-589-7161.

CLUB MEETINGS

Denton Celtic Dancers meets from 5 to 7 p.m. at Green Space Arts Collective, 529 Malone St. Beginners' class starts at 6 p.m. $1 per session, free for students. Call 940-321-0012 or visit www.dentoncelticdancers.org.

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