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Saturday, September 21 Calendar


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

9 a.m. — “Twisted for Tatas” fundraiser benefiting the Denton chapter of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, at Twisted Bodies Pilates & Yoga, 508 S. Elm St., Suite 102. Event includes registrations for Race for the Cure on Sept. 28, sample classes and vendors. Free. Visit .

9 to 11 a.m. — First Mug coffee tasting event in the gym at First United Methodist Church of Denton, 201 S. Locust St. Local coffee shops will offer samples of coffee, tea and treats. Event benefits the Denton Community Food Center. Admission is two cans of food; reusable tasting mugs cost $5. Visit .

9 to 11 a.m. — Keep Lake Dallas Beautiful community waterway cleanup event at Willow Grove Park, 800 E. Hundley St. Free volunteer breakfast and registration start at 9 a.m. Call 940-497-7226, ext. 132, or e-mail

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 .

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — American Red Cross blood drive in the gymnasium of St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Oak St. Donors must be at least 17, have a photo ID and weigh at least 110 pounds. Visit and enter the sponsor code “standrew” to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins will be welcome. Call 1-800-RED-CROSS.

9:30 a.m. — Walk to End Alzheimer’s at South Lakes Park, 556 Hobson Lane. Check-in and registration starts at 7:30 p.m. No registration fee, but donations encouraged. Visit or call 214-540-2413.

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 .

10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. — Reel Recovery Film Festival at the UNT Auditorium Building, 1401 W. Hickory St., with screenings of The Anonymous People at 8 p.m., Russell Brand: My Life Without Drugs at 5:30 p.m., and other films and panel discussions. Admission is $5 in advance or $10 at the door, free for UNT students and faculty. Call 940-565-2787 or visit .

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Read to Rover at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Children ages 6-11 struggling with reading can read one-on-one with a trained therapy dog from Therapy Pals of Golden Triangle. Parents or guardians must register their children in person and sign a permission slip. Call 940-349-8752.

Noon to 2 p.m. — “Building Healthy Relationships: HIV/AIDS Workshop” at St. James AME Church, 1107 E. Oak St. Presentations aimed at raising awareness to help fight HIV/AIDS. Guests include New Bethel CIC Church health educator Judith Dillard and KVHN-AM “Heaven 97” news director Robert Ashley. Event includes lunch, gift bags, door prizes, music and more.

1 to 3 p.m. — Traveling TX Gallery free art show at the Greenhouse Restaurant, 600 N. Locust St. Artists include Alison O’Meara, Aubrey Salsman, Geoffrey Ussery, Hannah Dickey, Jim Wilson, Matthew Sallack. Visit .

1 to 10 p.m. — Denton Blues Festival at Quakertown Park, 321 E. McKinney St. Performers include Kenny Neal, Lucky Peterson, Legacy 4 and Jerry Clark. Free. Visit .

2 to 5 p.m. — Denton County African American Cancer Support Group tea-time event in memory of Charlye Heggins, the group’s founder and president, in the St. Emmanuel Church annex, 728 E. Prairie St. Tickets for the fundraising event cost $10. Call Catherine Bell at 940-382-9360 or Amy Brayton at 940-783-5375.

2:30 to 3:30 p.m. — “Cobra Hunt!” at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Children ages 5-11 can read about cobras with author Deborah Johnston. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit .

3 p.m. — Author Randy Farmer will speak on noted outlaw Curly Bill and Texas in the late 19th century at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 to register or visit .

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


American Legion Post 550 presents a live band on the last Saturday of the month at the post, 905 Foundation St. in Pilot Point. Free. Call 940-686-9901.

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 .


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

Grupo 18 de Marzo Alcoholicos Anonimos meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 100 W. Oak St. Call 940-231-9759.

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.

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.

To tell us about your event or meeting, visit and click on “Let Us Know” for our online forms; e-mail to; fax to 940-566-6888; or mail to Page 2 Calendar, Denton Record-Chronicle, 314 E. Hickory St., Denton, TX 76201.