Chalk

Kids can “Chalk It Up” on Friday afternoon at South Branch Library — outdoors, if weather permits.

THURSDAY, JUNE 6

FESTIVITIES & FUN

6:30 to 8 p.m.  — Twilight Tunes presents Cameron Hobbs in a free concert on the lawn of the Courthouse on the Square. Coming up: June 13, Texas Sky. Visit www.dentonmainstreet.org

MARKETPLACE

7 a.m. to sellout  — Denton County Farmers Market on Carroll Boulevard at Mulberry Street. Visit www.dentonfarmersmar­ket.com.

KID STUFF

9:30 a.m.  — Toddler Time at North Branch Library, 3020 Locust St. Followed by Toddler Play Time at 10 a.m. 

10 a.m. and 11 a.m.  — Story Time for ages 1-5 at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. 

3:30 p.m.  — Chalk It Up, a chalk art program for ages 5-9, at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

TALKS & THOUGHTS

4 to 5:30 p.m.  — Exploring Western Philosophy, an interactive class about the foundations of Western thought, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Led by Eva Cadwallader, professor emerita of philosophy. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

MUSIC

John Paul White 6:30 p.m. at Andy's Bar.

Denton Songwriters Guild open mic 7 p.m. at Armadillo Ale Works. Sign-up at 6:45 p.m.

Texas Select Radio hosted by Shaun Outen 7-10 p.m. at Horny Toad Cafe.

The Legacy Quartet (Jim Riggs, Neil Slater, Rich DeRosa, Jeffry Eckels) 8-10 p.m. at Steve's Wine Bar. Free.

Carlos Averhoff Jazz Quartet (Carlos Averhoff, Stefan Karlsson, Raul Reyes, Ed Soph) 8-10 p.m. at Sweetwater. Free. 

Pops Carter 100th Birthday Celebration with Greggae, Dave Shaw, the Funkmonsters, Texas Slim, Clarence Pitts, Bill Cornish and more 8 p.m. at Harvest House. 

Scarlett Deering, Trial Drug, Wirerims 8 p.m. at Backyard on Bell. Free.

Anthler 9 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $5-$7. 

Splish Splash Story Time

Denton Parks & Recreation and the Denton Public Library team up for the free Splish Splash Story Time series on Friday mornings at Water Works Park’s play pool.

FRIDAY, JUNE 7

CREATIVE THINKING

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. — Finish It Friday Crafters at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. 

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Greater Denton Arts Council's Open Studio for artists every Friday at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E. Hickory St. Free use of studio space; first come, first served. To register, visit https://form.jotfor­m.com/73395643009157

KID STUFF

9:30 a.m. — Mother Goose Time at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Stories and activities for infants (birth to 18 months) and their caregivers.

10 a.m.  — Splish Splash Story Time with stories and songs, followed by splash time, at Water Works Park, 2400 Long Road. Free, but guests are limited to the children's play pool and must leave by 10:45 a.m. or pay park admission.

11 a.m. — Story Time at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Stories, songs and puppets for children ages 1-5 and their caregivers.

3:30 p.m.  — First Friday MovieMary Poppins Returns at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Rated PG. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

YOUTH & TEEN

2 p.m.  — Play With Your Food: "Baby Food Taste Test" for ages 11-17 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

SPORTS & OUTDOORS

6 p.m. and 9 p.m.   — Geocaching 101 and Night Geocaching at the Isle du Bois Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, 100 PW 4153, off FM455 west of Pilot Point. Meet at Lost Pines Amphitheater and learn how to use GPS to find hidden treasures. For Night Geocaching, bring a flashlight. A limited number of GPS receiver units will be available for use. $7 entrance fee for ages 13 and older. Call 940-686-2148 or visit tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/ray-roberts-lake.

ART

6 to 8 p.m.  — Opening reception for “Merging Visions," the Visual Arts Society of Texas' and the Denton Poets Assembly's collaborative exhibit of art and poetry, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E. Hickory St. Event includes a drawing for vintage glass, porcelain and ceramic swans from the estate of Mary Smith Williamson and a silent auction for 6-by-6-inch paintings. Call 940-382-2787 or visit www.dentonarts.com.

STAGE

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Lend Me a Tenor at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. $10-$22. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com.

MUSIC

Danni & Kris 6 p.m. at Bumbershoot BBQ. 

Alexandra Tayara 7 p.m. at Horny Toad Cafe. Free. 

Pearl Earl, Swimwear Department, Antigua, Jean Caffeine 8 p.m. at Harvest House. 

Modern Modem, Phantomelo, Moon Grave, Megan Storie 9 p.m. at Backyard on Bell. $6. 

Brave Combo 9 p.m. at Andy's Bar.

Morgan Mills Band 9 p.m. at Jack's Tavern. 

Denton County Farmers Market

Denton County Farmers Market vendors sell produce three times a week — Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings — on Carroll Boulevard at Mulberry Street.

SATURDAY, JUNE 8

FESTIVITIES & FUN

7 a.m. to sellout  — Denton County Farmers Market on Carroll Boulevard at Mulberry Street. Visit www.dentonfarmersmar­ket.com.

8 a.m. to noon  — Denton Community Market at the Denton County Historical Park, on Mulberry Street near Carroll Boulevard. With local farmers, artisans and food vendors, music and children's activities. Free admission. Visit www.dentoncommunitymarket.com.

CREATIVE THINKING

2 to 4 p.m. — Saturday Crafternoons at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane.

GARDENING

10 a.m. to noon — “Birds, Bees and Butterflies: Gardening for Wildlife," a free class at Clear Creek Natural Heritage Center, 3310 Collins Road. To register, visit https://conta.cc/2QzBmpH.

KID STUFF

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

10 to 11 a.m.  — Read to Rover at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Children ages 6-11 practice reading with a therapy dog. Free; first come, first served. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.  — Read to Rover at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Children ages 6-11 practice reading with a therapy dog. Free; first come, first served. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com

SPORTS & OUTDOORS

9 a.m.  — Outdoor Photography 101 at the Johnson Branch Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, 100 PW 4153, off FM3002 (Lone Oak Road), 7 miles east of I-35. Led by photographer Mike Noland. Bring DSLR or point-and-shoot digital cameras. Meet at the amphitheater near the Kid Fish Pond. $7 entrance fee for ages 13 and older. Call 940-637-2294 or visit www.facebook.com/JohnsonBranchStatePark.

2 p.m.  — “Skins ’n’ Skulls," a wildlife show-and-tell with a ranger, at the Isle du Bois Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, 100 PW 4153, off FM455 west of Pilot Point. Meet at Lost Pines Amphitheater. $7 entrance fee for ages 13 and older. Call 940-686-2148 or visit tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/ray-roberts-lake.

9 p.m. — Night Photography Light Painting 101 at the Johnson Branch Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, 100 PW 4153, off FM3002 (Lone Oak Road), 7 miles east of I-35. Led by photographer Mike Noland. Bring a DSLR camera, tripod and a powerful flashlight. Meet at the amphitheater near the Kid Fish Pond. $7 entrance fee for ages 13 and older. Call 940-637-2294 or visit www.facebook.com/JohnsonBranchStatePark.

TALKS & THOUGHTS

2 p.m.  — “The Nature of Seeing," part of the Cultural Appreciation Series at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. TWU psychology professor John Terrizzi talks about how prejudice can happen in the brain, and how we can learn to appreciate diversity. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

STAGE

5 p.m.  — We Denton Drag It featuring Miss Peppermint at Backyard on Bell, 410 N. Bell Ave. Friends With Benefits Denton's event benefits the Denton County LOSS Team and Trans-Cendence International With music by Dezi 5, Corey TuT and Will Sheridan and local drag and burlesque showcases by Guided Narratives, Crossroads, the Queer Off and Glitterbomb Denton. $15 in advance, $25 at the door. Visit fwbdenton.com.

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Lend Me a Tenor at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. $10-$22. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com.

SCREEN

1:30 p.m.  — Out of This World MoviesRogue One: A Star Wars Story at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Rated PG-13. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

MUSIC

Marlonpalooza with Steve Gnash, Pat Ron, Dandii Sun, Ol Dirty, Space Cadet, Pretty Boy Aaron, Gold Brick Thieves, Ooey Gooeys, Alias, Bloodhound, 80s Blonde, Facing Worlds, Fist of Fury 4:30 p.m. at Andy's Bar. $15-$20. 

Eleven Hundred Springs 5 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $12-$15. 

Brian "Beerman" Houser 6 p.m. at Bumbershoot BBQ.

The Roommates, Everyday Zeros, Forget Conformity, Storyteller, Creatures and Chemicals, Moses Turgeman 6 p.m. at Killer's Tacos. $6. 

Joe Tucker 7 p.m. at Horny Toad Cafe. Free. 

Calamity Janes 7 p.m. at LSA Burger. 

Ed Soph Trio 8-10 p.m. at Steve's Wine Bar. Free.

Doug Burr, Garrett Owen 9 p.m. at Harvest House. Free. 

Zac Wilkerson, Tyler Rogers 9 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $8-$10. 

SUNDAY, JUNE 9

CREATIVE THINKING

2 p.m.  — Spiderweb Salon Happy Hour Photography Workshop and Photowalk at Dan's Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St. Spiderweb Salon co-director Nina Chantanapumma leads a beginner level workshop from 2 to 3:30 p.m. (bring a digital DSLR or mirrorless camera); $10. Free photo walk around down starting at 3:30 p.m. Visit www.spiderwebsalon.com

STAGE

2 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Lend Me a Tenor at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. $10-$22. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunitytheatre.com.

DANCE

5 to 7 p.m. — Denton Celtic Dancers meets from 5 to 7 p.m. at Green Space Arts Collective, 529 Malone St. Learn Scottish country dance. Beginners welcome, ages 13 and up. $2 per session, free for students. Visit www.facebook.com/groups/dentoncelticdancers

MUSIC

Breakfast and Beats with immrcy, Breezomatic, Producia, YSA, Kind Beats, Sage Baker & Linden House noon-3 p.m. at Backyard on Bell. 

Dog War, Elliot Scozzaro Quintet, Wingfield/Ryan Duo 8 p.m. at Backyard on Bell. $5.

The Infamists, Radio Wore, Sungaze, Static Creatures 8 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $5. 

MONDAY, JUNE 10

CREATIVE THINKING

7 to 8 p.m.  — How Tech Works: "How Computers Store Data" in the Forge at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com

TALKS & THOUGHTS

6:30 to 8 p.m.  — Popular Fiction Book Club at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Discuss Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and enjoy refreshments. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com

MUSIC

Hans Gruber and the Die Hards, Madaline 7:30 p.m. at J&J's Pizza. $5. 

Machine Girl, Flesh Narc, Good Housekeeping 8 p.m. at Andy's Bar. $8-$10. 

Paul Slavens and Friends' Spontaneous Song Generator 10 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. Free. 

TUESDAY, JUNE 11

COMMUNITY & CAUSES

7 a.m. to sellout  — Denton County Farmers Market on Carroll Boulevard at Mulberry Street. Visit www.dentonfarmersmar­ket.com.

KID STUFF

9:30 a.m.  — Mother Goose Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Stories and activities for infants (birth to 18 months) and their caregivers.

10:30 a.m.  — Toddler Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Stories, puppets and activities for toddlers (12-36 months) and their caregivers. Followed by Toddler Play Time at 11 a.m.

YOUTH & TEEN

7 to 8:30 p.m.  — Anime Club for ages 11-17 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Discuss anime and manga, draw, watch anime and enjoy snacks. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

MUSIC

Sweetwater Jazz Quartet (Jim Riggs, Neil Slater, Ron Fink, Jeffry Eckels) 8-10 p.m. at Sweetwater. Free. 

SeaFire, Bowtiger, William Austin Clay 8 p.m. at Harvest House. Free. 

Shadow Year, Heavy Pulp, Soggy, Adam & the Figurines 8 p.m. at Backyard on Bell. $5. 

Malevich, Vault Dweller, Bold & Brash, Infernal Legions of Mordor, ARBYS 8:30 p.m. at J&J's Pizza. $5. 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12

CREATIVE THINKING

7 to 8:30 p.m.  — Meditation for Beginners, a three-part class led by meditation coach Dorota Mularczyk, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Free. Class continues on June 19 and 26. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

KID STUFF

9:30 a.m. — Toddler Time at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Stories, puppets and activities for children ages 1-3 and their caregivers. 

11 a.m.  — Story Time for ages 1-5 at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St.

7 p.m.  — Pajama Story Time at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. 

YOUTH & TEEN

3 p.m.  — Paint Your Own Squishy Keychains for ages 10-17 at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

MUSIC

Uver 5 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. Free. 

Metalachi 8 p.m. at Andy's Bar. $15. 

Fantasticboom, Matthew & the Arrogant Sea 8 p.m. at Dan's Silverleaf. $5-$7. 

Justice Yeldham, Paradot, MoMWoW, Orgullo Primitivo, Mess-e-boi vs. TX Bass Howl 816, Filth, Cig Oasis, A(Sex), Sobering, Whipping Post, DJ Sound Creature 9 p.m. at Rubber Gloves, 411 E. Sycamore St. $10. 

FUTURE BOOKINGS

FESTIVITIES & FUN

June 14-15 — Denton Juneteenth Celebration, starting with the Gospel Extravaganza on June 14 at Fred Moore Park, 501 S. Bradshaw St. June 15 includes a softball tournament, parade at noon, Fred Moore marker dedication ceremony, Denton Hometown Heroes reception, live bands, children's games and water slide, vendors, and "Archive Your History" with the Portal to Texas History. Free. Visit www.juneteenthdentontx.org.

9 a.m. to 10 p.m. June 21 — Make Music Day Denton, with free performances, activities and Coyote Music Studio's Instrument Petting Zoo, on the lawn of the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. Visit www.discoverdenton.com/original-event/make-music-denton

COMMUNITY & CAUSES

June 15-26 — Mayor's Day of Concern for the Hungry food drive for local food pantries at participating nonprofit and business locations around Denton. To find dropoff locations, see a list of needed items, make online donations and more, visit www.unitedwaydenton.org/mdoc. Mayor's Day of Concern at the Denton Community Market will be at 11 a.m. June 29. 

8 a.m. June 15 — Bryce Brave Benefit Softball Tournament, raising money for medical care for a 1-year-old boy with Menkes syndrome, at North Lakes Park. (Rescheduled from rained-out April date.) $300 per team with roster (men and coed, three-game minimum); $20 pay-at-the-plate; $20 home run derby, $10 home run band. Call Chris at 940-367-8987 or Corey 903-821-9774, or visit www.facebook.com/brycebrave2017.

6 to 7:30 p.m. June 24 — “When Will My Street Be Done?", a town hall meeting with Denton City Council member Paul Meltzer featuring City Engineer Todd Estes, at Denton Fire Station 7, 4201 Vintage Blvd. 

Chrystal McConnell

Arizona artist Chrystal McConnell will guide young artists and their families in making an art book June 15 in the Greater Denton Arts Council's monthly family program. 

KID STUFF

10:30 a.m. to noon June 15 — Greater Denton Arts Council Family Program, on the third Saturday of the month at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E. Hickory St. This month, spend time with artist Chrystal McConnell and learn why and how she uses her past experiences to create work that reflects her life story. Families are encouraged to bring photographs to be used in a bookmaking activity. $5 for kids ages 6-12 (adults do not need a ticket). To register, call 940-382-2787 or visit www.dentonarts.com.

6:30 to 7:15 p.m. June 18 — Elementary Adventure Time: "3D Pens" for ages 5-8 at Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland St. Read a book, learn something new and take part in hands-on activities. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com

YOUTH & TEEN

2 to 4 p.m. June 13 — Hip-Hop Songwriting Workshop for ages 11-17 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Introductory course will teach students about the process and techniques for writing and recording a rap/hip-hop song. Participants will be able to record their song and bring it home on a USB drive. Free tickets will be distributed at the reference desk at 1:30 p.m. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

TALKS & THOUGHTS

7 to 8:45 p.m. June 17 — “Ethical Hacking and Cybersecurity," a presentation by PWN School founder Philip Wylie, at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Bring your laptop and join the monthly session. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com

MUSIC

Alex Di Leo, Cody Lovaas, Paperwolf, Georgia Starnes, MNKR 7:30 p.m. June 13 at J&J's Pizza. $10-$12. 

Jose Aponte Latin Jazz presents the Daniel Pardo Group 8-10 p.m. June 13 at Sweetwater. Free. 

Leoncarlo, Thaddeus Ford, Brianne Sargent 8 p.m. June 13 at Harvest House. Free. 

Charley Crockett, the 40 Acre Mule 8:30 p.m. June 13 at Dan's Silverleaf. Sold out. 

Brian "Beerman" Houser 7 p.m. June 14 at Horny Toad Cafe. Free. 

Sundown Collaborative Theatre's Summer Fling, a fundraising variety show, 8 p.m. June 14 at Killer's Tacos.  

Astronautalis 8 p.m. June 14 at Andy's Bar. $20. 

Daryel Sellers & the Turners, Ryker Hall, the Matthew Show 8 p.m. June 14 at J&J's Pizza. $5. 

Royal Sons, Bryce Bangs, Dim Locator, Devils in the Belfry 8:30 p.m. June 14 at Harvest House. 

Raised Right Men 9 p.m. June 14 at Jack's Tavern. 

Hunt the Dinosaur, Chernobyl the Secret, the Othello Syndrome, Dispositions, Debutante Brawl 7 p.m. June 15 at Andy's Bar. $9-$12. 

THe Sheets, Posival, Memoretic, the Bloomers 7:30 p.m. June 15 at J&J's Pizza. $5. 

Chris Welch & the Cicada Killers, the BoomBachs, Solid 9 p.m. June 15 at Dan's Silverleaf. $5. 

Triston Coomes 9 p.m. June 15 at Jack's Tavern. 

The N'Awlins Gumbo Kings 8-10 p.m. June 18 at Sweetwater. Free. 

Tony Ferraro, Crooked Bones, 40 Acre Mule 9 p.m. June 21 at Andy's Bar. $8. 

Sarah Jaffe 8 p.m. June 22 at Andy's Bar. $15-$20. 

Will Johnson, Margaret Chavez, Dancey Jenkins 8 p.m. July 6 at Andy's Bar. $8-$12.

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