Through Jan. 22
This collection of ironwork sculptures by Ian Hope-Simpson are meditations on the play of light on surfaces, the pattern of lines, and the relationship of proportion of the solid material and spaces between them.
5136 Prince Street
Mondays, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
There is snack time, reading circle, rhymes, games, crafts and more. free
Mondays, 8 p.m.
With space for acts of every kind, this open mic night promises variety and fun.free
A weekly drag show with an open-stage policy, Get Your Drag On sees both first-timers and seasoned vets stepping out in their most fabulous looks. Hosted by Drag Kings Donovan Crown and Matthew McImagay, it’s the chance to live your stage star dreams. $3
George Spencer’s collection of realisitic still-life paintings capture bountiful tables with gleaming fruits—including a cheeky, partially-peeled orange.
Mondays, 8 p.m.-1 a.m.
With the infinitely sad closing of Michael’s in the north end, you’re going to have to look elsewhere for your Monday night karaoke fix. Thank goodness ol Laurie The Guy already has a back up plan starting weekly tonight. Whew!
Mondays, 9 p.m.-12 a.m.
Got the Monday blues? Paul Lamb’s guitar stylings will help you come around.
Mondays, 8:30 p.m.
A stellar lineup of comedians that explode on stage each week, spinning tales of magic and adventure. free
Through Jan. 6
Fashion-influenced paintings packed with movement and colour are Williams’ signature.
Mondays-Fridays, 7, 9 a.m. & 5 p.m., Wednesdays, 7 p.m. and Sundays, 9 a.m.
Health & Wellness
Finding peace every week. free
Through March 12
In June of 1940, Italy declared war on Britain and its allies. The reaction it sparked in Canada—the interment of 600 Italian-Canadian men on order from Prime Minister Mackenzie King—is remembered with this exhibit based on a series of oral histories.
1055 Marginal Road
Mondays, 5-8 p.m.
Come share your words in one of the city’s coolest settings. free
Mondays, 6:30-9:15 p.m. Continues through June 19
A weekly meet up for youth aged 12-18, air cadets teaches teamwork, offers friendship, and can even give teens the chance to get their pilot licence. Located at the Halifax Armoury (On the corner of North Park and Cunard streets, facing the Halifax Common). free
This collection of oil works capture seaside debris (like shells and lobster claws) drenched in light on textured backgrounds.
Mondays, 8 p.m.
Halifax Comedy Fest comedian Andrew Evans serves as trivia night quiz-master with 60 questions, and an “adult” themed bonus round. Lots of prizes, nine video clues, nine picture clues, lots of fun. free
5221 Sackville Street (at Argyle)
Mixed-media works in rich blues and swirling whites, Eddie’s pieces look like topical paintings of shorelines.