SATURDAY, JULY 13
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.
8 a.m. to noon — 2019 Energy Summit & Fair, presented by U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess, at UNT’s Discovery Park, 3940 N. Elm St. Free event helps North Texans learn to save on energy spending and includes the Energy Fair and Fuel Efficient Auto Show. Visit burgess.house.gov/energysummit or call 940-497-5031.
9 to 10:30 a.m. — Birding 101 at the Isle du Bois Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, 100 PW 4153, off FM455 west of Pilot Point. Learn the basics of birding with a ranger, and go on a short hike. 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.
10 a.m. — Story Time at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.
10 a.m. — Storytime Live! at Kiddie Academy of Union Park, 4387 Union Park Blvd. in Little Elm. Story reading and classroom visit with children’s book characters Curious George and Pinkalicious. Free.
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.
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Denton’s 4WD Roundup at Ryan High School, 5101 E. McKinney St. School supply drive benefiting Ryan High teachers. Enter your 4x4 to show off. Donate a school supply item, and get one vote to cast for your favorite 4x4. With vendors, food and giveaways. Sponsored by Jimmy Baker State Farm, the Off-Road Club and Color Customs Collision. Visit http://bit.ly/328Wf0j.
11 a.m. — Dino Bo: “Carnivores vs. Herbivores” at Explorium children’s museum, 5800 N. I-35, Suite 214. Learn how carnivores hunted and how herbivores kept from becoming a meal, and examine fossils. Included in regular museum admission, $5-$6. Visit www.exploriumdenton.org.
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — Bank Fishing Basics at the Isle du Bois Unit of Ray Roberts Lake State Park, 100 PW 4153, off FM455 west of Pilot Point. Join a ranger to learn how to fish. Poles and tackle provided; bring your own bait. Meet at Elm Fork Park at the Greenbelt Corridor trailhead, in the area below the dam. $7 entrance fee for ages 13 and older. Call 940-686-2148 or visit tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/ray-roberts-lake.
1 p.m. — Gallery talk and Q&A with artist Chrystal McConnell, whose installation, “Play Hard or Go Home,” is in the Gough Gallery at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E. Hickory St. Call 940-382-2787 or visit www.dentonarts.com.
2 to 4 p.m. — Saturday Crafternoons at South Branch Library, 3228 Teasley Lane.
3 p.m. — BBQ, Beats and Brews 4 at the Bearded Monk, 122 E. McKinney St. Cook-off benefiting Serve Denton. Sample and judge barbecue for a $10 donation. Visit www.beardedmonk.com.
4 p.m. — Moon Landings for ages 5-10 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Explore the moon with hands-on activities. Free. Call 940-349-8752 or visit library.cityofdenton.com.
7:30 p.m. — Music Theatre of Denton presents Next to Normal at the Black Box Theatre, 318 E. Hickory St. $15-$25. Visit www.musictheatreofdenton.com.
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.
Alcoholics Anonymous meets from 6 to 7 p.m. at Rock Hill Cowboy Church, 3000 Rock Hill Road in Aubrey. Call 940-391-5805.
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’s meeting), 1:30 p.m. (women’s meeting), 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. at 3730 E. McKinney St., Suite 107. 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, JULY 14
2 p.m. — Music Theatre of Denton presents Next to Normal at the Black Box Theatre, 318 E. Hickory St. $25; $20 for seniors, $15 for students. Call 940-382-1915 or visit www.musictheatreofdenton.com.
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.
5 p.m. — “Seven Year Itch,” Spiderweb Salon’s birthday party and record release for Put a Record On, at Dan’s Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St. With music by Charlie Moore, Sarah Ruth, Andy Cox, Rosie, Isabel Crespo, Blendways, Kitbashes and more. $10; $20 for admission and record. Visit www.spiderwebsalon.com.