Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at nash@dallasvoice.com or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at taffet@dallasvoice.com by Wednesday at 5 p.m. for that week’s issue.

• Feb. 7: Naming the Leper
Christopher Lee Manes, president of Congregation Beth El Binah, reads from his new book of poetry Naming the Leper at 7 p.m. at Half Price Books, 5803 E. Northwest Highway. Free.

• Feb. 8: Dallas Bears monthly meeting
Monthly membership meeting begins at noon at Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs Road.

• Feb. 8: PrimeTimers
Brunch and the Perot Museum at 11 a.m. at Mama’s Daughter’s Diner, 2014 Irving Blvd. 214-218-0912.

• Feb. 8: The Main Event
Teen Pride presents Kennedy Davenport at the Peacock Theater in Frisco. An evening of magic, drag and mystery raising money for Teen Pride. $40. tinyurl.com/tqevffc.

• Feb. 8: Lost Souls Sock collection
Lost Souls Rugby is collecting new socks for the Austin Street Shelter serving men 45 and older and women 18 and older from 1-4 p.m. at the Round-Up Saloon, 3912 Cedar Springs Road.

• Feb. 8: DFW Gaymers
Game night for LGBTQ gaymers from 7:30-10:50 p.m. at Common Ground Games, 1328 Inwood Road.

• Feb. 11: Same-sex partner grief group
Grief group for those who have lost a same-sex partner through death from 6:45-8 p.m. at Resource Center, 5750 Cedar Springs Road.

• Feb. 11: Simply Fondue with the Dallas Bears
A four-course classic from 7-10 p.m. at Simply Fondue, 2108 Greenville Ave.

• Feb. 12: Cedar Springs Wine Walk
The Cedar Springs Wine Walk, usually held on the first Monday of each month, was rescheduled to Feb. 12 due to weather. The tent is located in front of Round-Up-Saloon, 3912 Cedar Springs Road, and the hours are 6-9 p.m. For information visit TheStripOnCedarSprings.com.

• Feb. 12: TWU Drag Show
Texas Women’s University drag show with performers including Mustache Envy, Draconis and emcee Landon Cider at 7 p.m. at TWU Student Union at Hubbard Hall, Southwest Ballroom, 1600 N. Bell Ave., Denton. $5. TWU.edu.

• Feb. 13: Business Connections Mixer
The LGBT Chamber hosts its monthly Business Connections Mixer with light bites and drinks from 5:30-7 p.m.
at Eating Disorder Solutions, 3300 Oak Lawn Ave., Suite 102. LGBTChamber.com.

• Feb. 15: Heart On Gaybingo
From 5-9 p.m. at The Rose Room, 3911 Cedar Springs Road. MyResourceCenter.org.

• Feb. 15: Love Equality
An event benefitting Equality Texas is a night of celebration and dancing with drinks and light food from 8-11 p.m. at Seven for Parties, 150 Turtle Creek Blvd., Suite 107. Tickets at Secure.Everyaction.com.

• Feb. 15: Impulse Group
An Impulse Group five year celebration with cocktails, music and dancing, dinner and presentation at 7 p.m. at Sixty Five Hundred, 6500 Cedar Springs Road #200. Impulsegrp.org.

• Feb. 16: Dallas Bears Teddy Bear Auction
Auction benefits AIDS Services Dallas. Item drop off begins at 3 p.m. and auction starts at 7 p.m. at the Round-Up Saloon, 3912 Cedar Springs Road.

• Feb. 17: President’s Day
Honoring our presidents who haven’t been impeached.

• Feb. 19: PrimeTimers
Lunch at 12:30 p.m. at the Charco Broiler, 413 W. Jefferson Blvd. Info at 214-218-0912.

• Feb. 20: THRIVE Movie Night
Movie night with dinner from 6-8 p.m. at Resource Center, 5750 Cedar Springs Road.

• Feb. 21: Toast to Life Sponsor Party

• Feb. 21: LGBTQ Global Symposium on Equality and Human Rights
A coalition of Dallas-based organizations presents a symposium on equality and human rights. A diverse group of LGBTQ and ally presenters will highlight Dallas’ rich history of moving from openly opposing to vocally championing human rights and equality from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at Southern Methodist University, Tickets at DFWWorld.org.

• Feb. 22: Turtle Creek Chorale Gala
Idina Menzel performs at a gala benefiting the Turtle Creek Chorale at 7:30 p.m. at The Statler, 1914 Commerce St.   TurtleCreekChorale.com.

• Feb. 22: AOC Benefit Dance Concert
AIDS Outreach Center presents Dance TCU, DBDT:Encore, Jordan Fuchs Company, Texas Ballet Theater and more at 7:30 p.m. at Studio Theatre in Erma Lowe Hall. $20, students $5. 817-257-4255 for reservations.

• Feb. 23: PrimeTimers
Games in Plano at 2 p.m. For address and directions call 214-218-0912.

• Feb. 23: Tasha Kohl Icon Show
Tasha Kohl hosts the Icons drag show featuring Evah Destruction, Porter Bella Graves, Mulan Alexander and emcee Cassie Nova, from 7-9 p.m. in the Rose Room at S4, 3911 Cedar Springs Road. S4Dallas.com.

• Feb. 25: Get Centered tour
Tour Resource Center and learn about its programs from 5-6:30 p.m. at 5750 Cedar Springs Road. MyResourceCenter.org.

• Feb. 25: Steve Grand
Steve Grand performs benefiting the Suicide and Crisis Center at 7:30 p.m. at the Bob Hope Theatre, Owen Arts Center, 6101 Bishop St. $75-150. Tickets at SteveGrandDallas.com.

• Feb. 25: Same-sex partner grief group
Grief group for those who have lost a same-sex partner through death from 6:45-8 p.m. at Resource Center, 5750 Cedar Springs Road.

• Feb. 25: PrimeTimers
Dinner at 7 p.m. at Alfonso’s Italian, 718 N. Buckner Blvd. #222. Info at 214-218-0912.