Area farmers markets are opening this time of year, and today marks the season opening for the downtown location of Cowtown Farmers Market. It'll be open 9 a.m.-1 p.m. every Tuesday, in Federal Park Plaza, 1000 Throckmorton St., in front of the Federal Building. Follow the market on Twitter at @cowtownfm.
British artist Matthew Collings, who has an exhibit opening this week at Fort Worth Contemporary Arts, speaks on the Tuesday Evenings at the Modern lecture series, 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, at Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, 3200 Darnell St. Free. 817-738-9215;
-- Mark Lowry, Special to the Star-Telegram