Tuesday, April 10:

The Polar Bears Go Up at The Rose Theatre, 7 p.m. – 12 a.m.
These two lovable Polar Bears are intrepid explorers, famous for their wild expeditions. This time they’ll be climbing trees, jumping on clouds and reaching for the stars as they race all the way up to space. Of course, they’ll stop for sandwiches on the way! Tickets are $15 and available at the Rose Theatre Box Office.

Sustainable Balcony Gardening at Gore Meadows Community Centre, 6:30 – 8 p.m.
Learn about how to make your balcony garden beautiful and sustainable at this free workshop hosted by the Toronto and Region Conservation.

Naturescaping: Native Plants for Beauty, Colour, and Small Spaces at Mt. Pleasant Village Library, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Join Credit Valley Conservation to learn more about top native plants to add colour and beauty to your yard. Discover which plants can attract butterflies, birds or bees. Take this opportunity to plan your spring garden projects and add some native plants to your yard! Local attendees can sign up for a free tree or shrub at the workshop.

“Van Gogh’s Field” Paint Night at Tracks Brew Pub, 7 – 9 p.m.
Enjoy a two-hour fun evening with an artist who will guide you through step by step, from start to finished painting that you get to take home. Tickets are $45 and include all of the equipment (16” x 20″ canvas, brushes, apron, paint, and easel).

Brampton Festival Singers at St. Joseph of Nazareth Anglican Church, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Mixed voice community choir repertoire includes choir music, folk music, show songs, spirituals, etc. Two concerts per year are performed at the Rose Theatre in Brampton and the choir appears at other community events and locales. For more information, visit the Brampton Festival Singers website.

Wednesday, April 11:

Gardening for Birds, Butterflies, and Beyond at Knightsbridge Senior Centre, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Helping the environment starts in your own backyard. Learn how to attract and protect native species, such as Monarch butterflies, nesting songbirds and hummingbirds with beautiful landscape features. Participants will receive a free copy of the Creating Habitat Guide.

Paint on Wineglasses at J. Red & Co., 7 – 9 p.m.
You’ll spend two hours painting two wine glasses as our artist guides you and your crew. Tickets are $45 and include two wine glasses, paint, brushes, and instruction. Additional glasses may be available for purchase at the event.

Chinguacousy Concert Band at Brampton Civic Centre, 7:30 – 10 p.m.
Check out the The Chinguacousy Concert Band for free at their weekly rehearsal.

The Just For Laughs Road Show at The Rose Theatre, 8 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Don’t miss some of the best stand-up comics from the world’s largest and most prestigious comedy festival when the 15th edition of the Just for Laughs Road Show stops by. Tickets are $48 for general admission / $36.50 for subscribers and available at the Rose Theatre box office.

Thursday, April 12:

Brampton Folk: Looking for a Blue Bird at PAMA, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Brampton Folk Club presents a musical evening, backed by a changing lineup of local musicians. Experience an in-the-round concert with this oral tradition of musical storytelling. Drop-In is included with the cost of PAMA admission.

Chinguacousy Swing Orchestra at Brampton Civic Centre, 7:30 – 10 p.m.
Check out the The Chinguacousy Swing Orchestra for free at their weekly rehearsal.

McGillicuddy’s Lost Weekend at Cyril Clarke Theatre, 8 – 10 p.m.
Peel Panto Players presents McGillicuddy’s Lost Weekend: McGillicuddy, the only policeman in town, finds his fishing weekend cancelled due a kidnapping. His search is hindered more than helped by the kind interference of the town’s inhabitants. The show runs from April 12 – 15 and April 20 – 21. Tickets are $20, cash only, at the door.

Saturday, April 14:

Disney Canucks Meetup Event at Branch 15 Royal Canadian Legion (80 Mary Street), 12 – 5 p.m.
This event will include food, drinks, door prizes, plenty of magical vendors, pin trading, and of course meeting other Disney Canucks. All proceeds will be donated to the Legion Poppy Fund. Cost is $15 per person, while kids under 12 get in for free.

Zentangle TryArt Evening at Visual Arts Brampton, 7 – 9 p.m.
This series of single session workshops at Visual Arts Brampton brings together artists and enthusiasts of all skill levels to learn different art techniques across a variety of mediums. The evening is led by one of Visual Arts Brampton’s many skilled artists in a professional art studio. It costs $25 per person and all of your materials are included. Advanced registration is required for workshops. Registration closes three days prior to the start date.

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