“Shatter 15,” acrylic/glass on paper: Jessica McCambly

“Shatter 15,” acrylic/glass on paper: Jessica McCambly art to be featured in “Between Oak & Muberry”

From 1-3 p.m. on Friday, bring your own knitting projects to the Preston Royal Purls Knitting Social at the Preston Royal Library. Meet fellow crafters or learn how to knit for the first time. Beginners receive free needles and yarn.

Beginning at 8 p.m. Friday night, guitarist and singer-songwriter Willy Porter will showcase his strumming prowess on Uncle Calvin’s stage. Porter boasts an extensive performing background, including touring with Tori Amos and Jeff Beck. Martin Swinger will open. Click here or call 214.363.0044 for tickets, which are $15 in advance or $18 at the door.

Curated by University of North Texas professor Vincent Falsetta, Norwood Flynn Gallery’s exhibit “Between Oak & Mulberry” will display art from eight UNT alumni, and kick off with an artist’s reception Saturday, 6-8 p.m. View the free exhibit all month long during gallery hours Wednesday-Saturday, noon-5:30 p.m.

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Learn some family-friendly partner poses from a certified yoga instructor for free at the Jewish Community Center on Sunday from 1-2 p.m. All faiths welcome.

Starting this Sunday, Nasher Sculpture Center presents the work of Dallas native and Southern Methodist University alumnus David Bates. View 45 sculptures and 20 related paintings and drawings through May. Admission is $5-$10 You can also On Saturday, Bates will discuss his works at the museum at 1 p.m. for the Nasher 360 Speaker series. Even though the 360 Speaker event is free, call 214.242.5159 or click here to RSVP (you’ll want to, since you can visit a complimentary wine reception if you do.)

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