Night & Day
WED ▪ 8
For this month’s Design Talk, landscape designer Ange Harvey and co-hosts Joe and Tracy Self will discuss colorful yard art as a reflection of personal passions and a shared culture. Pink Flamingos & Painted Trees is 7-8pm at the Center for Architecture, 3425 W 7th St, FW. Admission is free. Call 817-334-0155.
THU ▪ 9
Have a beer and learn all about the history of the T&P Station, including its glorious art deco waiting room and office lobby, as part of a membership tour by Historic Fort Worth. The event is from 5:30 to 7:30pm at T&P Tavern, 221 W Lancaster Av, FW. Admission is $20 for guests, free for HFW members. Call 817-336-2344.
FRI ▪ 10
Blending lively flamenco music with stunning cinematography, Spanish filmmaker Pablo Berger’s Blancanieves is an Andalusian retelling of Snow White, as well as a valentine to early-20th-century silent film. The film screens Fri-Sun at Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, 3200 Darnell St, FW. Tickets are $6.50-8.50. Call 817-738-9215.
SAT ▪ 11
In celebration of Mother’s Day, DVA Productions founder Sheran Goodspeed Keyton presents Songs for Mama, an evening of music (everything from gospel to Motown), poetry, and dance, at 7pm at Joy Life Center, 3651 Sycamore School Rd, FW. Refreshments will be available. Admission is $20. Call 817-313-3052.
SUN ▪ 12
Ah, nothing goes together like Mother’s Day and a little punk rock. Some of the most outrageous punks in North Texas, including Here Holy Spain, Swingin’ Dicks, Fat By the Gallon, and Free to Kill Again, are performing at Lola’s Saloon (2736 W 6th St, FW) as part of the venue’s Mother’s Day Dirty Punk Rawk Barbecue. Bands start at 6pm, and the $6 cover charge includes free brats and wieners and $2.50 PBRs and well drinks. No cover for moms. Call 817-877-0666.
MON ▪ 13
Julius Röntgen’s Trio in E-flat for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano, Hugo Kahn’s Trio in D-minor for Oboe, Viola, and Piano, and Bohuslav Martinu’s Three Madrigals for Violin and Viola H.313 will be performed as part of the final concert of The Spectrum Chamber Music Ensemble’s 27th season. The music gets going at 7:30pm at First Jefferson Unitarian Universalist Church, 1959 Sandy Ln, FW. Admission is free. Call 817-377-0688.
TUE ▪ 14
From the University of Kansas, Dr. Kelly Kindscher will discuss prairie ethnobotany, honoring traditional knowledge (dating back to pre-European settlement here) for uses of native plants today, at 6:30pm at Botanical Research Institute of Texas, 1700 University Dr, FW. Admission is free. Call 817-332-4441.