Benefits, Fundraisers and Galas
2 TCU’s Mary Couts Burnett Library hosts “An Evening of Great Conversation” at 6 p.m. at TCU. The event features a cocktail reception, dinner and conversations with author Jeff Guinn, Fort Worth Symphony music director Miguel Harth-Bedoya, TCU football coach Gary Patterson and more. Tickets: $250. 817-257-6109, http://library.tcu.edu/fundraiser.
4-5 The Junior Woman’s Club of Fort Worth performs its 59th annual Spring Show at 8 p.m. March 4 and 7 p.m. March 5 at the W.E. Scott Theatre. The show benefits the organization’s civic programs. Tickets: $20-$25. 817-335-4671, www.jwcfw.com.
5 The third annual Cowtown Warriors Ball, benefiting Metroplex Military Charitable Trust, takes place 6-10 p.m. at the Fort Worth Club. Tickets: $250. www.cowtownwarriors.com.
5 The ATHENA Society of Burleson celebrates its 13th annual Mardi Gras Gala at 6 p.m. at Walnut Creek Country Club in Mansfield. The event includes a VIP reception, auctions and casino games. Tickets: $70-$80. 817-295-1816, http://athenasocietyofburleson.org.
10 Camp Fire’s Celebration of Child Care Champions takes place at 5:30 p.m. at Ridglea Country Club. Keynote speaker is Al Stewart. Tickets: $12-$45. 817-831-2111, www.campfirefw.org.
23 The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame’s Old Bags Luncheon takes place 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at River Crest Country Club. Guests will bid on a silent auction of new and vintage designer handbags. Tickets: $125. 817-509-8965, www.cowgirl.net.
26 The Fort Worth Opera’s Dinner With the Stars is 6:30 p.m. at City Club of Fort Worth. Guests will get an exclusive sneak peek of the opera’s new production, JFK. Tickets: $75. 817-731-0726, www.fwopera.org.
29 ACH Child and Family Services’ Lend a Hand luncheon takes place 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel. Tickets: $55. 817-886-7132, http://achservices.org.
31 The Lonesome Dove Reunion Gala, which celebrates the 25th anniversary of the TV miniseries, takes place at River Ranch at the Stockyards. The event will reunite more than a dozen actors from the series, including Robert Duvall, Anjelica Huston and Tommy Lee Jones. Tickets are sold out. http://lonesomedovereunion.com.
31 The third annual Boots, Bags and Bling for St. Jude takes place 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the River Crest Country Club. The luncheon will include a silent auction and fashion show. Tickets: $150. 972-594-8080, www.stjude.org.
31 Planned Parenthood hosts its annual awards luncheon at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel. Keynote speaker is activist Erin Brockovich. Tickets: $150. 855-314-0799, ext. 10183, www.plan
Museum and Art Events
2 The Fort Worth Botanic Garden and Botanical Research Institute of Texas present “Butterflies in the Garden, The Mayan Experience,” an exhibit of 10,000 exotic butterflies, through April 3 in the conservatory of the Botanic Garden. $6-$10, free for children under age 3. 817-392-5510, http://www.fwbg.org.
5 The Amon Carter Museum of American Art presents “Discarded: Photographs by Anthony Hernandez,” photos of abandoned housing developments in California. Through Aug. 7. Free. 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org.
18 The Kimbell Art Museum presents a Friday Evening Lecture called “Titian and the Body of Christ: The Prado ‘Entombment’ ” at 6 p.m. in the Renzo Piano Pavilion Auditorium. Free. 817-332-8451, www.kimbellart.org.
3-6 The Dallas Symphony Orchestra features flutist Demarre McGill for the concert “Bach and Beyond” at the Meyerson Symphony Center. $19-$159. 214-849-4376, www.mydso.com.
5 Arts Fifth Avenue presents a Tribute to Thelonius Monk at 8 p.m. at Arts Fifth Avenue. $15. 817-923-9500, www.artsfifthavenue.org.
8 Fort Worth Opera presents “Opera Shots,” 6-8 p.m. at Scat Jazz Lounge. Arias and duets will be performed by FWO chorus members and apprentice artists. Free. 817-731-0726, www.fwopera.org.
11-13 The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra and trumpeter and vocalist Byron Stripling present “The Sounds of New Orleans: A Tribute to Louis Armstrong” at Bass Hall. $30-$85. 817-665-6000, www.fwsymphony.org.
18-19 The Dallas Symphony Orchestra presents “Celtic Fire,” featuring Eileen Ivers on Irish fiddle, at the Meyerson Symphony Center. $29-$147. 214-849-4376, www.mydso.com.
18-20 The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra is joined by 2013 Cliburn winner Vadym Kholodenko for a concert that includes Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3 at Bass Hall. $20-$82. 817-665-6000, www.fwsymphony.org.
19 The Chamber Music Society of Fort Worth presents “Mysteries of the East,” featuring flutist Demarre McGill, violinist Gary Levinson, violist Juan-Miguel Hernandez and cellist Jesús Castro-Balbi. The concert is 2 p.m. at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. $7-$35. 817-877-3003, www.chambermusicfw.org.
24-26 The Dallas Symphony Orchestra plays Beethoven’s beloved Symphony No. 5, with Jaap van Zweden conducting, at the Meyerson Symphony Center. $62-$375. 214-849-4376, www.mydso.com.
3-27 Dallas Theater Center presents All the Way, a Tony Award-winning play about President Lyndon B. Johnson, at the Wyly Theater Center. $18-$120. 214-880-0202, www.attpac.org.
22 Ali MacGraw and Ryan O’Neal star in Love Letters, through April 3, at the Winspear Opera House. $25-$150. 214-880-0202, www.attpac.org.
24 The third annual Evening With Great Women event, celebrating Women’s History Month, takes place 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Tarrant County College Trinity River Campus. Panelists are KERA’s Krys Boyd, Shannon Powell Hart of WFAA/Channel 8 and Marisa Trevino of Pulso Media. $35. 682-234-8924, www.plaidforwomen.com.
30-31 As part of the 25th anniversary celebration of Lonesome Dove, panel discussions with the cast and crew of the TV miniseries take place at 6 p.m. March 30 at Texas Christian University, and at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. March 31. Location to be announced in March. Free. http://lonesomedovereunion.com.
4-6 The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth screens the documentary Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words as part of its Magnolia at the Modern film series. $6-$9 (Sunday noon show is half-price). 817-738-9215, www.themodern.org.
13 In conjunction with the exhibition “American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood,” the Amon Carter Museum of American Art screens The Grapes of Wrath at 1:30 p.m. Free, but reservations required. 817-989-5030, www.cartermuseum.org.
16 In conjunction with the National Theatre Live, Amphibian Stage Productions presents two screenings of William Shakespeare’s As You Like It, at 2 and 7 p.m., in the auditorium of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. $20. 817-923-3012, www.amphibianstage.com.
28-29 In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the TV miniseries, screenings of Lonesome Dove take place at 7:45 p.m. at Sundance Square. Parts 1 and 2 screen March 28; parts 3 and 4 screen March 29. Free. 817-255-5700, http://sundancesquare.com.
Coming in April
2 The 11th annual Country Spirit Jamboree, benefiting Cancer Care Services, takes place at 6 p.m. at Reunion Grounds in Granbury. Tickets: $30. 817-408-5623 or 817-279-2234, http://cancercareservices.org.
2 The 2016 Promise Ball, benefiting the Greater Fort Worth-Arlington Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund, takes place at 6 p.m. at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel. Tickets: $350. 817-332-2601, http://jdrf.org.
2 The Greater Keller Women’s Club presents the Garden of Roses: Roses and Pearls Champagne Brunch and Auction at Texas Motor Speedway. Doors open at 10 a.m. Tickets: $75. www.gkwc.org.