September 27 - Serve Denton's Charity Golf Classic at Denton Country Club in Argyle. The two-person shamble tournament begins at noon with a chance to play 18 holes with a local celebrity. The event features a post-tournament awards dinner, auctions, contests and more. Proceeds to benefit Serve Denton, which helps nonprofits through collaboration, communication and co-location on a 16-acre campus. For information and sponsorship opportunities, call Tom Puckett at 214-704-4026 or
or Jeanne Stewart at 940-442-5402 or
Ongoing - The Oaks of Argyle Open House every Sunday in August from 2-4 p.m. at 313 Boonesville Bend. 615-419-8460 or www.homesofcharacter.com
Ongoing - The Argyle Lions Club meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 12 p.m. and the third Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at Argyle Town Hall Community Room. 940-464-4181 or
Ongoing - The Communities Civic League meets at location to be determined every second Tuesday of the month at noon. www.cclargyle.org
Ongoing - Al-Anon (Argyle chapter) meets each Thursday at 6pm at Cross Timbers Community Church, 1119 South U.S. 377. Call 940-464-3019.
September 18 - Town of Bartonville special-called town council meeting, Lantana Fellowship Community Church, 2200 Jeter Road. Meeting begins at 7 p.m.
September 30 - Bartonville Mayor Bill Scherer with host an informal meeting every month, 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Bartonville Town Hall, 1941 E. Jeter Road. Residents are encouraged to attend for informal open discussions regarding town-related issues.
October 7 - The Bartonville Police Department and Bartonville Crime Control District will host a "National Night Out" beginning at 6 p.m. at Bartonville Town Hall, 1941 E. Jeter Road. Held each year to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness, National Night Out will include an opportunity to visit with officers, meet new residents and will include free food, a bounce house, music and more. If interesting in getting involved with the event, call 817-693-5280.
September 27 - Denton County Antique Tractor, Farm Equipment and Primitives Club’s annual fall meeting and picnic from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 640 E. Jernigan Road. Free admission. Volunteers, equipment and donations sought. Call Raymond Fenley at 940-241-2700
October 4 - Recycling collection event and free drop-off for Copper Canyon residents from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Copper Canyon Town Hall, 400 Woodland Drive. (Proof of residency required). Items range from household hazardous waste to electronics to tire recovery and more.
September 17 - GriefShare and DivorceCare are two separate caring groups offering assistance. Both groups meet for 13 weeks on consecutive Wednesdays at Crossroads Bible Church from 7 to 9 p.m. 972-355-3343 or www.crossroadsbible.org. To find another group in the area, go to www.griefshare.org or www.divorcecare.org.
October 4 - Double Oak Women's Club yard sale/craft and vendor fair. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Town Hall in the pavilion and the John B. Wright park grounds.
Ongoing - GriefShare and DivorceCare meets each Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. at Crossroads Bible Church, 8101 Justin Rd. 972-355-3343 or www.crossroadsbible.org
Ongoing - CBC Career Networking group meets every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at Crossroads Bible Church. www.cbccareernetwork.com
September 20 - 3rd Annual Run for Freedom, Walk for Justice 5K and Super Hero Fun Run to stop human trafficking at Flower Mound High School. 5K starts at 8:30 a.m. and Fun Run at 9:30 a.m. www.YouCanFree.Us
September 20 - Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas recruitment rally for girls and adults. 2-4 p.m. at Trietsch Family Life Center, 6100 Morriss Road, Flower Mound. Find out about archery, cooking, equestrian and other programs. Contact Gloria Hinojos at 972-538-0137.
September 20 - Shadow Ridge Middle School Band Music Miles 5K/fun run from 7:30 - 9:30 a.m. at Shadow Ridge Middle School, 2050 Aberdeen Drive. Registration on the 20th is $30 for 5K, $20 for Fun Run per person. For more
September 20 - A demonstration of Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arrangement, begins at 2 p.m. at the Flower Mound Public Library, 3030 Broadmoor Lane. Patricia O'Reilly, a teacher in the Sogetsu School of Ikebana, will discuss history of the art, principals of design as well as demonstrate basic and free-style arrangements. To register, call 972-874-6165.
September 28 - The Dallas/Fort Worth Labrador Retriever Club is hosting the 20th annual Sporting Chance Golf Tournament at Tour 18. All proceeds for the tournament go directly to rescuing Labrador Retrievers in the DFW Metroplex. Registration for the tournament is now open. Go to www.Golf4Rescue.org to register.
October 7 - Mornings with Mommy on the first and third Tuesday of the month from 10-11 a.m. at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 3601 S. Garden Ridge Blvd. Ages 0-PreK. $5 per family. Register at www.princeofpeaceNOW.com or 972-539-2108
October 16 - Kick A Thon for Breast Cancer Awareness is being hosted by 9Round, which is donating a penny for every kick done in the club on that day. Registration for a "Power Kick" package is available at $25, which includes a kick a thon t-shirt and pink wraps. For information, visit https://www.9round.com/fitness/flowermound-texas or call 972-355-KICK (5425)
October 18 - Marcus High School Golf Booster Club hosting 14th annual fundraiser at Tour 18 Golf Course. Registration deadline is October 1. Prizes awarded for straightest drive, closest to the hole, par 3 drives and hole in one. Evvent followed by dinner with a live and silent auction. For information or to sign up as a sponsor, visit www.marcusgolf.com/marcus-golf-team-fundraiser.html
October 18 - The Marcus High School Marquette and Silver Stars drill teams arts and crafts show is set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Marcus High School cafeteria. The fair will feature handmade items and unique crafts from more than 100 different vendors.
October 25 - Craft and Yard Sale - 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Lamb of God Lutheran Church, 1401 Cross Timbers in Flower Mound. Funds go to support the Live Nativity Hayride on Dec 13.
October 25 - Pumpkin Dive from 1 to 3 p.m. at the CAC Indoor Pool in Flower Mound. After youngsters ages 3-12 dive for their pumpkin, they can decorate it in the party room. All supplies provided. Space is limited. An adult must accompany all 3-5 year olds and non-swimmers into the water. For information, call 972-874-6280.
October 25 - First annual Marcus High School Marquettes Drill Team 5K Race for Kicks and 1K Fun Run at Marcus stadium. The 1K Fun Run will start at 8:30 a.m. and the 5K Race for Kicks will start at 8:45 a.m. Early registration goes through Oct. 10. The 5K is $25 for ages 19 and up, $20 for ages 18 and under. The 1K is $20. After Oct. 10, registration goes up $5 per runner in all categories. Race day shirts are guaranteed for the first 200 entrants. Awards will be given for the top finishers in every male and female category, overall male and female and masters. The 1K has an award for the best Halloween costume. Also available will be face painting, games, music and more. Register online at www.Marquettes5K.com.
October 26 - Courageous Cody and all those who suffer from Diabetes Charity Golf Fundraiser benefiting Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) at Bridlewood Golf Club. 1 p.m. shotgun start, registration opens at 11am. $125/player or $480/foursome (players prices include dinner), $25 dinner only. Sponsorship opportunities available. Register at www.CourageousCody.net or call 817-721-0091.
November 1 - Craft fair by Seniors in Motion offers variety of handmade crafts. Shirley Voirin Social Senior Center, 2121 Cross Timbers Road, Bldg. C. Free admission. Call 972-874-6110 for information.
November 9 - In honor of Veteran's Day, a family picnic is set for 1 to 2 p.m. with free hot dogs, cake and lemonade at the Flower Mound High School Football Stadium. From 2 to 3 p.m., the town will host a Veteran's Day ceremony which will include a Veteran's Review where an estimated 200 local Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and ROTC units parade before veterans in uniform. ROTC units and scouts groups can enter the review by calling 972-874-6276.
Ongoing - The Voices of Flower Mound is recruiting singers for a Christmas concert. The group meets from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesdays at Trietsch Memorial United Methodist Church in the Ministry Center room. The group is a non-auditioned, local community choir open to all. For information, visit www.voicesofflowermound.org, call 972-899-2238 or drop in on one of their rehearsals.
Ongoing - Alcoholics Anonymous Carry The Message Group meets Mondays & Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 9 a.m. (women only) at Trietsch United Methodist Church, 6101 Morriss Road, Room 115. 469-645-8117
Ongoing - DivorceCare group meets every Thursday from 7-9 p.m. at Lamb of God Lutheran Church, 1401 Cross Timbers Road. www.log.org
Ongoing - Flower Mound Doggie Social/Events for dog lovers. Activities include hiking/walking on dog-friendly trails, Yappy Hour, dog friendly restaurants & events. RSVP to www.meetup.com/North-Dallas-Flower-Mound-Doggie-Social-Events
Ongoing - Free chair yoga class Thursdays from 10-10:45 a.m. at Wellington Athletic Club, 3520 Furlong Dr. East. 972-874-8329
Ongoing - Voices Of Flower Mound rehearsals are held every Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. in the choir room at Trietsch Memorial United Methodist Church, 6101 Morriss Rd. 817-491-2543 or www.voicesofflowermound.org
Ongoing - Seniors In Motion Slow and Easy Exercise class every Monday from 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. in the Pecan Room at the Community Activity Center. Most exercises take place in a chair with some standing. Open to SIM members only and costs $4 per class. 972-874-6275
Ongoing - Checks and Mates chess games on the second or third Sunday of each month from 2-4 p.m. at the Flower Mound Library, 3030 Broadmoor Lane. Free. Chessboards are provided. 972-814-9214 or 972-874-6466
Ongoing - Seniors In Motion Bingo at the Community Activity Center on the first and third Monday of each month. 972-874-6275 or 972-874-6299
September 20 - Concert in the Park from 7-8:30pm at Pilot Knoll Park Campground, 218A Orchid Hill Rd. Free event. 972-317-7430
September 20 - Local author David Francis to sign copies of "Rise to Power" book at 2 p.m. at Barnes & Noble in The Shops at Highland Village, 4100 Deer Creek. For information, call 972-966-0099.
September 27 - Taste for a Cause for Denton County Friends of the Family from 6-10 p.m. at 9 Social, 2300 Highland Village Rd. Fundraiser will help provide hope and healing to families impacted by abuse. 940-387-5131
November 8 – North Texas “Race Against the Odds” 5k and 1 mile run/walk at 7:30 a.m. at Unity Park in Highland Village. All of the proceeds go directly to childhood cancer research via The Cure Starts Now Foundation. All ages are welcome. Registration can be done online at www.raceagainsttheodds.com. Donations can be made online.
Ongoing - Great Books Discussion Group of Highland Village meets the fourth Monday of each month from 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at Roots Coffeehouse, 2570 FM 407, Suite 140.
Ongoing - Storytime for Children at Barnes & Noble in the Shops at Highland Village each Wednesday and Saturday at 10 a.m. Stories and coloring sheet or activity. Free. 972-966-0099
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Ongoing - Highland Village All-Star Seniors Book Club meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 11 a.m. at Barnes & Noble in the Shops at Highland Village. Free. 972-966-0099
Ongoing - The American Girl Book Club meets on the second Saturday of each month at 11 a.m. at Barnes & Noble in the Shops at Highland Village. Free. 972-966-0099
Ongoing - The Highland Village Fire Department conducts monthly CPR and Health Care Provider courses. CPR class is $25 for residents and $45 for non-residents. Healthcare Provider class is $35 for residents and $55 for non-residents. 972-317-0890
Ongoing - The Highland Village Rotary Club meets each Thursday at 5 p.m. at The Grotto, 2300 Highland Village Road. www.hvrotary.org
September 27 - Lantana Fall Garage Sale from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. 940-728-1660
Ongoing - Pilates, Kickboxing, Total Toning, and Yoga classes each week at the North Community Center. www.bodybionics.com
September 18 - Annual North Texas Giving Day featuring more than 3,500 organizations around North Texas. Donations can be made from 6 a.m. to midnight. A list of nonprofits is at www.NorthTexasGivingDay.org. In five years, North Texas Giving Day has pumped more than $60 million into the North Texas community.
September 20 - Tuxes & Tails for the Humane Society of Flower Mound at 7pm at Embassy Suites in Grapevine. Dinner, silent auction and wine pull. 972-691-7387 or www.hsfm.org
September 21 - The Denton County Historical Commission and Eagle Scout Matthew Myers to unveil a Texas Historical Commission Historic Texas Cemetery marker at 3 p.m. for the Plainview Cemetery, a 117-year-old cemetery located at 12221 FM 1173 west of Krum. Reception immediately following. The public is invited.
September 23 through October 21 - Every Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., VNA Ann's Haven will a five-week grief support group - Sharing the Journey: Coping with Grief. Free. 325 W. McKinney St., Suite 101, in Denton.
September 25 - Evenings on Oak Street Free Concert featuring Empty Pockets from 7pm-8pm at Austin Street Plaza, 221 N. Oak St., Roanoke. 817-491-2411
September 27 – Hydrocephalus Association Greater DFW Walk from 8am–1pm at the Frisco Commons Park, 8000 McKinney Rd., Frisco. Fundraising event for Hydrocephalus research and treatment. 940-391-3202
Through September 30 - “The Evolving Universe,” Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition at Grapevine’s Tower Gallery, 636 S. Main St. Free exhibition open Monday through Friday from 8am to 6pm, Saturday from 10am to 6:30pm and Sunday from 12pm to 5pm. www.grapevinetexasusa.com or 817-410-3185.
September 30 - The 5th Annual Give Hope Golf Classic at The Tribute Golf Club in The Colony raises funds and awareness for the children around the world who are served by non-profit Dillon International's adoption and humanitarian aid programs. Same-day registration starts at 11 a.m. followed by a shotgun start at 1 p.m. An awards dinner begins at 6 p.m. The event is organized by Dillon adoptive family, John Luke and Courtney Spitler of Lantana, and presented by the Encompass Group and Summit Financial Group. Advance registration and sponsorship details are available online at http://www.encompassgiveshope.org/register.htm.
October 3-5 - Lebanese Food Festival, at Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Catholic Church, 972-219-3401, www.VisitLewisville.com - Enjoy authentic Lebanese food, live entertainment, children's play area, raffle prizes and a silent auction.
October 4 - Nerds & Bikers Rally to support child literacy. Sponsored by North Central Texas College's Phi Theta Kappa Society to collect donations to help improve literacy. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. at Stone Hill Center, 588 N. I-35E, in Denton. Riders pay $20 entry fee. Ends at American Eagle Harley Davidson in Corinth with live music and free food. Public is invited to donate new children's books at marked boxes on all NCTC campuses and at the rally. For information, visit www.facebook.com/nerdsandbikers
October 6 - Greater Lewisville Early Childhood PTA general meeting from 9:30 to 1130 a.m. at Trietsch Memorial United Methodist Church, 6101 Morris Rd. Support organization for parents of infants, toddlers and preschoolers that offers monthly meetings with speakers and childcare, also playgroups, children's outings, holiday parties and adult activities. www.Glecpta.org.
October 9 - Two community choirs and nine area church choirs join voices for a concert benefitting Christian Community Action at 7 p.m. at Westside Baptist Church, 900 W. Bellaire Blvd., in Lewisville.
October 18 – Daughters of the American Revolution monthly meeting from 11 a.m. -1 p.m, at Spring Creek Barbeque Restaurant, 571 Round Grove Rd., Lewisville. Contact Mary Brownmiller 940-367-0048 for additional information.
October 18 - Grapevine Garden Club Plant Sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Botanical Gardens at Heritage Park, 411 Ball St. in Grapevine. Featuring butterfly nectar and host plants, native and adapted trees, shrugs and perennials. Proceeds benefit the Grapevine Garden Club scholarship and civic programs. 817-410-3350 or visit www.grapevinegardenclub.org. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Grapevine's Butterfly Flutterby also planned.
November 7-9 - 13th annual Artist's Studio Tour from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. An opening reception is set for 7-9 p.m. Friday at Oxide Gallery in Denton. Cross Timbers Artists Guild organizes the annual tour. For information, visit www.crosstimbersarts.com.
Through November 10 - TWU's Community Dance Center offers affordable dance classes for all ages and abilities. Registration includes 10 weekly classes, beginning the first week of September. For more information, call 940-898-3466 or www.twu.edu/dance/community-dance-center-info.asp
December 6 - "Holiday Stroll", in Old Town Lewisville, 972-219-3401, www.VisitLewisville.com - Enjoy the magic of the holidays with a Christmas parade, photos with Santa, motorcycle toy run and Christmas tree lighting.
Ongoing - Triangle Squares Dance Club lessons from September 9 through December 16 at the Denton Senior Center, 509 N. Bell Avenue. Lessons are 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. each Tuesday. Cost is $60 per person. The first three lessons on September 9, September 16 and September 23 are free.
Ongoing - Yoga for Cancer Patients every Wednesday at 5:30pm at Medical Center of Lewisville, 500 West Main Street, Lewisville. Classes are free for current cancer patients in treatment, $5 for survivors or caregivers attending with a patient, or $10 for all other participants. www.lewisvillemedical.com/oncology
Ongoing - Free Yoga for Breast Cancer Patients and Survivors Tuesdays at 5:30pm at Denton Regional Medical Center Education Bldg., 3535 South I-35, Denton. RSVP to 940-384-3990. www.yogabridge.org
Ongoing - Lewisville’s Living Green Outdoors Farmers Market in Old Town from 8am to noon on the second Saturday of each month May through September. www.cityoflewisville.com
Ongoing - Denton County Farmers' Market every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 7 a.m. to sellout through September at the corner of Mulberry Street and Carroll Boulevard in Denton. www.dentonfarmersmarket.com
Ongoing - Young Republicans of Denton County meet the second Monday of the month at 6:30pm at Coorpender & Ramirez Attorneys and Counselors at Law, 3000 S. Stemmons Freeway, Lake Dallas. 940-321-0265
Ongoing - Ken's Koffee Klub at Weck's Restaurant, 921 W Main St. in Lewisville on the first and third Tuesday of each month from 7-8 a.m. Discuss financial topics with Ken Kendall from Kendall Financial, LLC. Call 972-874-8757.
Ongoing - Lakeside Toastmasters meet every Wednesday from 6:30-7:45 p.m. at Lewisville Estates Community Room, 800 College Parkway, Lewisville. http://lakeside.freetoasthost.org or 972-317-6745
Ongoing - Denton County Aggie Moms' Club meet on the first Thursday of the month at 6:30pm at Lakeland Baptist Church, 397 S. Stemmons Frwy, Lewisville. www.dentoncoaggiemoms.com
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