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Friday, May 2 Calendar


11:30 a.m. — Denton Area Retired School Personnel Association meets at C.H. Collins Athletic Complex, 1500 Long Road. Cost is $12 for end-of-the-year luncheon. For reservations, email

Noon to 3 p.m. — “Preserving Your Personal Treasures,” a presentation by Jessica Phillips of the UNT Libraries, in the Conference Room at the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Bring family heirlooms, mementos or ephemera for a free consultation and recommendations for long-term storage. Visit .

4:30 to 8 p.m. — Denton Breakfast Kiwanis pancake supper fundraiser at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 2255 N. Bonnie Brae St. Meals include pancakes, toppings and sausages; gluten-free pancakes available. All proceeds go to Interfaith Ministries’ Apple Tree Project. Tickets cost $10 each, $5 for ages 3-12. Visit .

5:30 to 7 p.m. — Opening reception for “Rob Erdle, His Students, His Influence” at UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St. Free. Call 940-369-8257 or visit .

5:30 to 9 p.m. — First Friday Denton at art venues around the downtown Square, including A Creative Art Studio, 227 W. Oak St., Suite 101; SCRAP Denton, 215 W. Oak St.; UNT on the Square, 109 N. Elm St.; and others. Free gallery viewings, live music, art projects and demonstrations. For locations, visit .

7 p.m. — First United Methodist Church of Denton Children’s Choirs present Rescue in the Night, a children’s musical telling the story of Daniel in the lion’s den, at 201 S. Locust St. Donations are suggested. Visit .

7 p.m. — Denton High School presents The Butler Did It in the school’s black box theater, 1007 Fulton St. Tickets cost $5. Visit .

7 p.m. — Selwyn Upper School drama department presents Thornton Wilder’s Our Town in the Selwyn Amphitheater, 3333 W. University Drive. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $5 for students, free for ages 6 and younger. Thursday’s performance is a dress rehearsal and tickets will be half price. Call 940-382-6771.

7 p.m. — Denton High School Band percussion concert in the school auditorium, 1007 Fulton St. Tickets cost $5. Contact band director Brian Wilson at 940-369-2000 or

7 to 10:30 p.m. — Kids Rock for kids in grades 1-5 at the Denton Civic Center, 321 E. McKinney St. Supervised event includes a DJ, bounce house, games and more. Cost is $10. Visit or call 940-349-7275.

7:30 p.m. — TWU Wind Symphony and Flute Choir concert in TWU’s Margo Jones Performance Hall, on the first floor of the Music Building, at Oakland Street and Pioneer Circle. Tickets cost $5 per person, free for ages 12 and younger. Visit .

7 to 8 p.m. — Conversation Club, for those wishing to practice their English language skills with others, at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Free. No registration required. Call 940-349-8752.

7:30 p.m. — Music Theatre of Denton presents Spring Awakening at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors 62 and older, and $10 for students. Call 940-382-1915 or visit .

8 p.m. — Sundown Collaborative Theatre presents Insatiable Infatuation With Violence at Green Space Arts Collective, 529 Malone St. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $8 for students and seniors. Call 940-220-9302 or visit


American Legion Post 550 offers free karaoke at 9 p.m. each Friday at the post, 905 Foundation St. in Pilot Point. Call 940-686-9901.

The Triangle Squares square dancing group meets at 7:30 p.m. on the first and third Fridays of each month at Denton Senior Center, 509 N. Bell Ave. Non-members pay $6 per person, members get in free. Call 214-288-6883.


Humble Beginnings group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 6 p.m. for discussion at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2200 N. Bell Ave.

Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Oak St.

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