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TODAY

SATURDAY, AUG. 10

EVENTS

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

8 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Denton Back to School Fair at Embassy Suites by Hilton Denton Convention Center, 3100 Town Center Trail. Free backpacks and school supplies, vision and hearing screenings, haircuts, health education resources and more. Advance registration has ended, but onsite registration will begin at 9 a.m. Visit dentonbackto school.org.

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. Visit www.dentoncommunitymarket.com.

10 a.m. — Trail biking and other activities at Johnson Branch Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, 100 PW 4153, off FM3002 (Lone Oak Road), 7 miles east of I-35. $7 entrance fee for ages 13 and older. Call 940-637-2294 or visit tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/ray-roberts-lake.

10 a.m. — Pond Dipping at the Kid Fish Pond. Use a dip net and get a glimpse of what’s going on below the surface.

2 p.m. — Story Time With a Ranger at Pavilion 1. Learn about animals and their tongues.

7:30 p.m. — Trail Biking Basics at Pavilion 1. Learn the basics of trail biking with a ranger, followed by a trail ride. Bikes are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

10 to 11 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.

10:30 to 11:30 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.

11 a.m. — 20th anniversary Midnight Hoops at Denton High School Gym, 1007 Fulton St. Denton Police Department’s program for middle school, high school and college students includes a basketball tournament, job fair, health fair and more. Skills contest at 9 a.m. Visit www.cityofdenton.com/midnighthoops.

2 to 4 p.m. — Surviving Middle School, for incoming sixth graders and their parents, at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Get advice from middle school faculty, ask questions and practice using a combination lock. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.

2 to 4 p.m. — Saturday Crafternoons at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Bring a craft to work on and visit with fellow crafters.

7:30 p.m. — Denton Community Theatre presents Cats at the Campus Theatre, 214 W. Hickory St. $10-$22. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.dentoncommunity theatre.com.

ASSISTANCE

Ponder Mobile Food Pantry 7:30 to 10 a.m. on the second Saturday of the month at the Ponder United Methodist Church parking lot, 104 Remington Park Lane.

Denton Mobile Pantry 9 to 11 a.m. on the second Saturday of the month at First Baptist Denton, 1100 Malone St. Fresh produce and shelf-stable items from the Denton Hunger Coalition and Tarrant Area Food Bank. No paperwork needed, but bring bags. Visit www.servedenton.org/mobile-food-pantry.

Breadbasket Ministry 2 to 4 p.m. on the second Saturday of the month at Mount Calvary Church, 1111 Wilson St.

SUPPORT GROUPS

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 meets at 10 a.m. at Christ the Servant Lutheran Church, 2121 E. University Drive. Call Debbie Taboada at 940-300-8611.

Compulsive Eaters Anonymous meets at 8:30 a.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 633 E. Hobson Lane. Call 940-387-9526.

Denton County Gamblers Anonymous chapter meets from 10 to 11 a.m. in Room 336 of First United Methodist Church of Denton, 201 S. Locust St. Call 940-484-0087.

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

Shalom Today group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 9 a.m. noon (men), 1:30 p.m. (women), 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at 3401 E. University Drive, Suite 100. 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.

SUNDAY, AUG. 11

EVENTS

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

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

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