See the Major AAA and AA players with the Coquitlam Little League in action at Mackin Yard at Mackin Park (1046 Brunette Ave., Coquitlam) for the annual Mackin Yard Invitational, which runs May 20 to 23. The Intermediate/Junior Wood Bat Tournament is at Blue Mountain Park (975 King Albert Ave., Coquitlam) from May 26 to 29.
Spend an hour at PoMoArts (formerly known as the Port Moody Arts Centre, 2425 St. Johns St.) to soak in the new exhibits installed last week. Paperscapes is a group show by Dorothy Doherty, Ellen Pelto, Jane McDougall and Olga Campbell. And the two solo displays are by this year’s Kwi Am Choi scholarship recipients: Dion Smith-Dokkie has his Iris Atoll series, while Connor MacKinnon is showing A Fragmented History: Port Moody. Meanwhile, at Port Coquitlam’s Leigh Square (next to city hall) is Imaginings IV: A Collection of Riverside Student Artwork that includes a First Nations mosaic based on Kurtis Johnson’s digital image of the Coquitlam River.
Students at Port Coquitlam’s Archbishop Carney Regional Secondary present Little Shop of Horrors, a musical starring Bennett Renaud as Seymour and Carly Warner as Audrey. Directed by Charles Harris with vocal direction by Emmanuella Triveri and choreography by Marleis Bowering, the show runs until May 21 at the Terry Fox Theatre (1260 Riverwood Gate, Port Coquitlam). Tickets are $15.
The rehearsal hall at the Evergreen Cultural Centre (1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam) will be open for the weekly Hot Salsa Dance Zone dance party, starting at 8 p.m. No experience is needed and singles are welcome. The party is hosted by Alberto Gonzalez and Teresa Szefler.
Grab your grocery bags and head over to the Coquitlam Farmers Market, which runs in the parking lot of the Poirier Forum (618 Poirier St., Coquitlam) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sundays until Oct. 30. Shop for seasonal fare and handmade crafts while listening to local entertainers.