Marian Wright Edelman March 6
Once a legal adviser to Martin Luther King Jr., children’s advocate Marian Wright Edelman will speak about helping disadvantaged Americans in a presentation scheduled for 7:30 p.m. March 6 at Oklahoma City University’s Henry J. Freede Wellness and Activity Center, 2501 N. Blackwelder. Admission is free. Call 208-4956 or visit okcu.edu/speakers.
Reflections: The Photographs of Allison V. Smith & Stanley Marcus March 1-30
As the exhibition title suggests, Reflections: The Photographs of Allison V. Smith & Stanley Marcus spotlights the work of Marcus, former president of Neiman Marcus, and his granddaughter. See it through March 30 at [Artspace] at Untitled, 1 N.E. Third. Admission is free. Call 815-9995 or visit artspaceatuntitled.org.
Jim Gaffigan March 24
Touring in support of his new book, Dad Is Fat, standup guy Jim Gaffigan returns to the Rose State College Performing Arts Theatre, 6000 Trosper in Midwest City, for a night of comedy on March 24 with two shows. Tickets are $39.75-$49.75. Call 297-2264 or visit okcciviccenter.com.
Force of Destiny March 2
World-renowned cellist Zuill Bailey joins the Oklahoma City Philharmonic for Force of Destiny, 8 p.m. March 2 at the Civic Center Music Hall, 201 N. Walker. Concert selections include works by Verdi, Haydn and Brahms. Tickets are $25- $52. Call 842-5387 or visit okcphilharmonic.org.
M3: Marketing Minds Meet 2013 March 13
Strategy is the theme of the second annual M3: Marketing Minds Meet, a half-day conference scheduled from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. March 13 at the Montgomery Event Center, 500 W. Main. On the agenda are seven speakers and a lunch panel discussion focused on technology. Registration is $60. Visit m3.register110.com.