Looking for something to do this week? From an MLK celebration to an appearance party, here's a lineup of options to help you get social around town.
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City of Fort Worth MLK Employee Celebration
Come celebrate what would be Martin Luther King Jr.'s 90th birthday on Jan. 15 at the Fort Worth Convention Center. Presented by the Fort Worth Human Relations Unit, this public party will have free lunch from In-N-Out Burger, a birthday cake and an educational program highlighting Dr. King's legacy.
When: Tuesday, Jan. 15, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Where: Fort Worth Convention Center, 1201 Houston St., Houston Street Arena Lobby (Exhibit Hall F and, Room 108)
Permission to Breathe: Patiently Growing Yourselves and Your Children
Gladney University presents this workshop aimed at parents of adopted children. The training will present participants with parenting strategies that will allow them to deal with their child's trauma and struggles that guardians sometimes internalize.
When: Saturday, Jan. 19, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Where: Gladney Center for Adoption, 6300 John Ryan Drive
Admission: $100 (Guest RSVP); $100 (Live Stream RSVP).
Young Living's Live Your Passion Rally
Young Living essential oils presents a Live Your Passion Rally (LYPR). This event allows attendees to get a peek at new products, receive sales training and learn other business-building skills.
When: Saturday, Jan. 19, 2-4 p.m.
Where: Courtyard by Marriott Stockyards, 2537 N. Main St.
Party with Snow Tha Product
Get ready to party with rapper Snow Tha Product, who will make her first public appearance in Fort Worth in almost eight years. Unfortunately, she will not be performing, but you can toast her career while getting down on the dance floor at Dino's.
When: Saturday, Jan. 19, 9 p.m.-midnight
Where: Dino's Live, 2707 Race St., Suite 117