WEDNESDAY APRIL 11 – FRIDAY APRIL 13
10am. Concordia Greenhouse Plant Sale @ Concordia Greenhouse, 1455 de Maisonneuve O, 13th floor. It’s that time of year again! Freshen up your cooking and apartment with edible and non-edible plants care of the Concordia Greenhouse Plant Sale! With all prices between $1 and $10, it’s the best deal on plants in the city, and funds go towards keeping the ConU Greenhouse up and running. Sale runs daily from 10am till 6pm, and ends this Friday. Bring your own box or bag to transport your plants home. Choose from such herbs, tropical and common houseplants as:
Non-Edible Plants: Aloe Vera, Wandering Jews, Cuban-Oregano, Cactus, Pothos, Spider Plants, Papyrus, Small Cactus, Papaya
Edible: Chives, Coriander, Sage, Catgrass, Lettuce, Yaro, Oregano, Basil, Parsley, Passion Flower, Lemon Balm
THURSDAY APRIL 12
9pm. ”Canadiana”: A Void Magazine Launch Party @ Jackie & Judy | Rococo Bar Spectacle, 6512 du Parc. The Void Magazine is launching its newest issue, “Canadiana,” at Jackie and Judy’s! Featuring readings by Robin Graham, Amy Carlberg, Alex Manley, Caitlin Gardner, Alexandre Soublière, Jack Allen& Natalia Héroux. Musical performances by Boyhood (10:30pm), Mac Demarco (11pm) and DJ Julio Mendy (12am). $5.
10pm. Dance in Dark w/ Matthew Dear @ Le Belmont, 4483 St-Laurent. NYC’s DJ/producer/pop music remixer Matthew Dear performs a DJ set, joining Dance in Dark residents Jordan Dare & Mike Mind. Tickets $12 advance/ $15 at the door.
FRIDAY APRIL 13
7pm. 2000 WATTS @ Eastern Bloc, 7240 Clark. Intermedia/Cyberarts presents 2000 Watts, an exhibition of multimedia artworks at Eastern Bloc. Vernissage on Friday April 13 at 7pm. Show runs until April 19. Featuring work by: Kim Barr, Josée Brouillard, Laura C. Ashley, JP Charlebois, L E M M, Jeanne-Renée D. Lorrain, Adam Miller, Ann Milligan, Neal Moignard, Tracy Valcarcel.
SATURDAY APRIL 14
9pm. Glass Passenger + Tessa Kautzman + Galen Hartley + DJ Dance Party @ Jackie & Judy | Rococo Bar Spectacle, 6512 du Parc. Dance meets folk meets rock n roll at this event, featuring a trio of Montreal artists: folk-indie singer-songwriter Galen Hartley; Tessa Kautzman, delivering dreamy indie folk vocals with a healthy dose of disco; and folk-blues Glass Passenger, fresh from the studio with new danceable songs. Post-performance, a dance party care of DJs Matt Pierce and Zach Shave.
SUNDAY APRIL 15 & MONDAY APRIL 16 & TUESDAY APRIL 17
8pm. Patrick Watson @ Theatre Corona, 2490 Rue Notre-Dame O. Local favourite Patrick Watson plays three back-to-back shows at Corona in support of their new album, Adventure in Your Own Backyard, out on Tuesday, April 17. Catch them before they embark on their European and American tour, before returning for a show at Place des Arts on July 4th. Tickets $35, available here.
MONDAY APRIL 16
~ Heidi Craig