Ashley Pittman Trunk Show
What: The Dallas native (now L.A. lady) showcases new jewelry designs handmade by Kenyan artisans from horn, bronze, and semiprecious East African stones.
Why: Ten percent of profits fund primary schools and health clinics in rural Kenya.
When: Wed., 2-5 p.m.
Where: Neiman Marcus, 400 NorthPark Center, 2nd lvl. (214-363-8311).
What: For one day only, take 40 percent off anything — yes, anything — inside the affordable women’s clothing shop.
Why: Most styles are $40 or less before the discount.
When: Tues., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Where: 3699 McKinney Ave., ste. 502, West Village (214-252-3870).
Get Off the Bottle
What: Hiatus Spa + Retreat hosts an eco tour that includes a screening of the water-conscious film Tapped and a free Klean Kanteen for the first 100 ticket holders recycling an empty H2O bottle.
Why: All proceeds benefit the Gulf Restoration Network and Lower Mississippi Riverkeeper.
When: Wed., 5:30-9 p.m.
Where: Inwood Theatre, 5458 W. Lovers Ln. R.S.V.P. to 214-352-4111 or aveda.yourcause.com.
Dining Out in Dallas
What: Sample bites from a dozen local chefs, including The Naughty Kitchen’s Blythe Beck, with live music and a vodka bar to boot.
Why: The night benefits Texas Neurofibromatosis Foundation.
When: Wed., 6:30-10 p.m.
Where: Frontiers of Flight Museum, Love Field, 6911 Lemmon Ave. Tickets online at texasnf.org.
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Photo: Courtesy of Ashley Pittman