09.24 KESSLER CITY LIMITS This Kessler School fundraiser is at the Kessler Theater. Tickets include food from Smoke, drinks and live music.

09.24 LUPEC FUNDRAISER Ladies United for the Preservation of Endangered Cocktails is having a fund-raising party at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Oil & Cotton. Nova is donating food, and Austin-based Hudson Ferus Vodka is providing booze. A $3 donation is suggested, and everyone is encouraged to bring art supplies, which will be donated to schools in Oak Cliff.

09.25 GARDEN RAISING Community Gardens of Oak Cliff is building a garden at the Cliff Manor Apartments. Volunteer, starting at 8:30 a.m., to help build raised beds.

09.25 DIABETES FUNDRAISER Studio 410 is hosting a fundraiser for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

09.25 LIVE MUSIC Country crooner Lori McCracken performs at Jack’s Backyard at 9 p.m.