Dec 14 2017

Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater: The Gift of Art: An Art Sale Exhibition - Lewisville

Dec 2 2017 - 10:00am to Dec 30 2017 - 5:00pm
Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater Art Gallery
100 N. Charles Street
Lewisville , TX

Searching for that perfect holiday gift can be challenging, so why not buy a piece of art for your loved ones to enjoy year-round? Better yet, why not buy a piece of art created by a North Texas artist? This exhibit features paintings, photographs, sculptures, and jewelry from more than 25 artists.

Admission is free and the gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, with extended shopping times until 9 p.m. on the following days: Friday, Dec. 8; Thursday, Dec. 14 – Saturday, Dec. 16; Friday, Dec. 22; Friday, Dec. 29. Additional, openings include Sunday, Dec. 10, and Sunday, Dec. 17, 1 – 9 p.m. The venue will be closed on Monday, Dec. 25 and Tuesday, Dec. 26

A special “Meet the Artists” reception will be held Saturday, Dec. 9, 7-9 p.m.

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Citizens' Climate Lobby: Fort Worth Chapter Meeting - Fort Worth

Dec 14 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Avoca Coffee
835 Foch Street
Fort Worth , TX

Monthly meeting of this bipartisan lobby group aimed at creating the political will for a sustainable world.

Dallas Vegan Drinks: Craft & Growler - Dallas

Dec 14 2017 - 6:30pm
Craft and Growler
3601 Parry Ave
Dallas , TX

For December, we're heading back to Craft and Growler in Exposition Park (near Fair Park in Dallas). We had a great time during our last visit here - looking forward to another! Craft and Growler is next door to Pizza Lounge, so you can order vegan pizza for delivery, and those pizzas are legit! (I like the sauerkrauter)

Bring your growler and fill up with one of C&G's 42 taps including local beers, ciders, & root beer!

Citizens' Climate Lobby, Dallas Chapter: Film Screening: The Age of Consequences - Dallas

Dec 14 2017 - 7:00pm
Northaven United Methodist Church
11211 Preston Rd
Dallas , TX

The Age of Consequences investigates the impacts of climate change on increased resource scarcity, migration, and conflict through the lens of US national security and global stability. Checkout the trailer.

Info: Joanna Podrasky-Suh, podrasky.2@gmail.com or 440.364.2130

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Fort Worth Audubon Society: Optics & Technology for Bird Watching - Fort Worth

Dec 14 2017 - 7:30pm
UNT Health Science Center
3500 Camp Bowie Blvd Research and Education Bldg, Beyer Hall, Rm 114
Ft Worth , TX

Jim Jones will give a long asked for presentation to share his knowledge about the equipment selection available to enhance our bird watching experience. The discussion will include optics (binoculars and spotting scopes), photography (DSLRs and digi-scoping), audio (recorders and hearing-enhancement), and digital bird identification resources (desktop/smartphone software and on-line). Jim asks that our more experienced members take part by sharing what works for them. Bring in your favorite optics to allow others to sample. Jim will set up target items to let folks see the differences in magnification, light and field-of-view.

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Trinity River Audubon Center: Nike Hike Owl Prowl - Dallas

Dec 14 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Trinity River Audubon Center
6500 Great Trinity Forest Way
Dallas , TX

Visitors will take a guided night hike through the Great Trinity Forest and explore how our senses change with the setting of the sun. We will learn how nocturnal animals have adapted to the night life. Guests will search and call for the owl species that call Dallas home. The night will end roasting s’mores over the fire!