BE AN ANGEL
Give presents, clothing and necessities through the Salvation Army Angel Tree. Choose an Angel by December 7 and drop off your gift by Dec. 9, and the Salvation Army will deliver it in time for Christmas. Created in 1979, the Angel Tree is one of the Salvation Army’s most important holiday efforts.
When: through Nov. 7
Where: NorthPark, Level One near Macy’s
NETWORK WITH THE NORTH DALLAS CHAMBER
Everyone’s welcome to this networking opportunity and introduction to the chamber for new and prospective members. Learn the benefits of North Dallas Chamber membership and showcase your business with a 30-second commercial. Featured speaker: Bob English, Senior Manager Consumer Programs, Dallas Area Rapid Transit.
When: Nov. 9, 7:30-9 a.m.
Where: 10707 Preston Road
MARKETPLACE WITH A MISSION
The Lovers Lane United Methodist Church marketplace will feature unique gifts for all ages including handcrafted items, home and holiday decor, jewelry, apparel and so much more. Favorites include the silent auction, baked goods, tamales from local missions and more.
When: Nov. 10, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Lovers Lane United Methodist Church, 9200 Inwood Road
THE ORVILLE ROGERS STORY
Check out the screening of “Flying High for the Glory of God – The Orville Rogers.” The documentary tells the inspiring story of centenarian Orville Rogers, a veteran of World War II, the Korean conflict, and a commercial pilot for Braniff Airway for more than 30 years. Rogers, a longtime Dallas resident, took up running at age 50 and holds more than a dozen official world records for track and field including all the USATF records for the 95-99 age group. Rogers celebrates his 101st birthday on Nov. 28. The screening is free with museum admission.
When: Nov. 10, 2-4 p.m.
Where: Frontiers of Flight Museum
Kurt Eichenwald, author of “A Mind Unraveled: a Memoir,” speaks about his ongoing struggle with epilepsy and his torturous decision to keep his condition a secret to avoid discrimination.
When: Nov. 10, 7 p.m.
Where: Interabang Books, 10720 Preston Road
MEET OUR NEIGHBORHOOD PHOTOGRAPHER
The Advocate magazines’ staff photographer Danny Fulgencio has captured our neighborhood’s sense of place with passion and surprise. If you want to get the inside story about photography, join Fulgencio, David Kent, former photo editor at Fort Worth Star-Telegram, and Ashley Stephenson Landis, a photographer at The Dallas Morning News. Admission is free.
When: Nov. 14, 6:30-8 p.m.
Where: KERA, 3000 Harry Hines Boulevard
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