BENEFITS, FUNDRAISERS AND GALAS
18 The Salvation Army hosts its annual Doing the Most Good luncheon noon-1:30 p.m. at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel, featuring motivational speaker Beth Holloway. Tickets: $150; tables: $1,000-$100,000. 817-344-1820, www.salvationarmydfw.org.
19 The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame hosts the Old Bags Luncheon 11 a.m. at Shady Oaks Country Club in Fort Worth. With a silent auction of new and gently used designer and vintage purses, the benefit welcomes Neiman Marcus Group President and CEO Karen Katz as its guest speaker. Tickets: $125; tables: $2,500-$10,000. 817-336-4475, www.cowgirl.net.
22 Northside Inter-Community Agency’s seventh annual Taste of Fort Worth takes place 7 p.m. at River Ranch in the Fort Worth Stockyards. Tickets: $75; couples: $140; tables: $1,500-$6,000. 817-626-1102, www.nicaagency.org.
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22 The 2014 Promise Ball, benefiting the Greater Fort Worth-Arlington Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund, takes place at 5:30 p.m. at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel. Tickets: $300; tables: $3,000-$30,000. 817-332-2601, http://fortworth.jdrf.org.
25 Musicians of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra host a concert benefiting the Fort Worth Youth Orchestra 7 p.m. at Broadway Baptist Church in Fort Worth. Tickets: $10-$20. 817-923-3121; www.fwyo.org.
26 Chef Tim Love and friends present Burgers 4 Babies from 6:30 to 10 p.m. at the Woodshed Smokehouse. The event benefits NICU Helping Hands. Tickets: $175 and up; tables: $3,000 and up. 817-584-1437, www.nicuhelpinghands.org.
27 Taking place at the Renaissance Worthington Hotel, the Fort Worth Gladney Family Association’s 2014 Blossoms in the Dust Luncheon features a fashion show and bazaar. Tickets: $100; tables: $1,500-$10,000. 817-922-6000, www.gladneycommunity.com.
27 The 12th annual Empty Bowls fundraiser benefiting Tarrant Area Food Bank, is 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Will Rogers Memorial Center. Participants can sample food by local chefs and take home a hand-painted bowl. Tickets: $50-$130. 817-332-9177, www.tafb.org.
29 The Greater Keller Women’s Club Garden of Roses Fashion Show takes place 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Texas Motor Speedway. The theme is “Walk on the Style Side” and features fashions from Dillard’s. Tickets: $70; tables: $700. 817-581-0875; www.gkwc.org.
30 The 2014 Barrett Havran Memorial Big Taste of Fort Worth is 4:30 p.m. at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel. Benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters, the event will include food, premium wines, a silent auction and live entertainment. Tickets: $125-$200; tables: $1,750-$25,000. 817-877-4277, www.bbbstx.org.
MUSEUM AND ART EVENTS
8 The Kimbell Art Museum hosts After Hours at the Kimbell 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Renzo Piano Pavilion. Entertainment will be provided by the Buster Brown Band. Cost: $30 (museum members free). Reservations are not required. 817-332-8451, www.kimbellart.org.
10-13 The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth invites families to “Spring Break Wonders.” Led by a docent, the program is free and includes a tour and gallery project. Reservations are not required, but attendance is limited. 817-738-9215, http://themodern.org.
11-14 Amon Carter Museum of American Art hosts Family Fun Week during spring break. The program is free. Reservations are not required, but parents are encouraged to call ahead. 817-989-5030, www.cartermuseum.org.
30 Performing Arts Fort Worth presents Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, based on the beloved children’s book , at Bass Hall. $33. 817-212-4280, www.basshall.com.
6-7 The Fort Worth Classic Guitar Society and the Allegro Guitar Society of Dallas present Sharon Isbin in concert. Isbin will perform at the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth and at University Park United Methodist Church. $60. 817-498-0363, http://guitarsociety.org.
13 Symphony Arlington welcomes 2013 Cliburn competitor Sara Daneshpour, who will perform Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 20 at 7:30 p.m. at Arlington Music Hall. $16.50-$46.50. 817-385-0484, www.symphonyarlington.org/.
13 As part of the new Cliburn Sessions initiative, the Anderson & Roe Piano Duo performs at the Live Oak Music Hall & Lounge. $20. 817-926-0968; www.theliveoak.com.
21-22 The semifinal and final rounds of the biennial McCammon Voice Competition take place at the Piano Pavilion and Bass Hall, respectively. $10-$25, or $150 for tickets to both rounds and a post-competition awards dinner at Reata Restaurant. 817-288-1212, www.mccammonvoice.org.
27-30 Accompanied by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, pianist Jan Lisiecki takes the stage for Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 1 at the Meyerson Symphony Center. $29-$153. 214-692-0203, www.dallassymphony.com.
29 The Chamber Music Society of Fort Worth presents “Virtuosi of Two Centuries: Benny Goodman & Richard Mühlfeld” at 2 p.m. at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. $5-$28. 817-877-3003, www.chambermusicfw.org.
6 The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth continues its “Movies That Matter” film series with a double feature of Poor Us and The Story of Human Rights at 7 p.m. in the museum’s auditorium. Free. 817-738-9215, http://themodern.org.
7 In conjunction with the special exhibition “Samurai: Armor From the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection,” the Lone Star Film Society and the Kimbell Art Museum screen Harakiri at 6 p.m. $5-$7. 817-924-6000, www.lonestarfilmsociety.com.
12 In conjunction with the National Theatre Live, Amphibian Stage Productions presents two broadcasts of Donmar Warehouse’s production of Coriolanus. Written by William Shakespeare, the play stars Tom Hiddleston and Mark Gatiss. 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the auditorium of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. $10-$18. 817-923-3012, www.amphibianproductions.org.
13 Film critic Christopher Kelly continues his monthly Modern Cinema film screenings with Love & Air Sex at 7 p.m. at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. A Q&A session will follow. $7-$10. 817-738-9215, http://themodern.org.
16 Part of the Silent Sundays film series, the Lone Star Film Society and the Kimbell Art Museum screen Way Down East at 2 p.m. in the auditorium of the Renzo Piano Pavilion. $5-$7. 817-924-6000, www.lonestarfilmsociety.com.