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Catch the launch of Heteropolis, a new book profiling cities around the world. Galerie Leonard and Bina Ellen Art Gallery (1400 de Maisonneuve W., LB 165), 6–8 p.m., free
The PHI Centre and Prends ça court celebrate Christmas with a free short film programme. PHI Centre (407 St-Pierre), 8 p.m., free
Bloody Underrated and DeAnne Smith present the holiday installment of Let’s Do This! Get Weird, featuring performances by Daniel Carin, Alain Mercieca and Smith, host Al Lafrance and more. Mainline Theatre (3997 St-Laurent), 9 p.m., $5
See four local punk rockers and no wavers who keep music evil every day: Devil Eyes, Crabe, Lungbutter and Ninja Simone. L’Escogriffe (4467 St-Denis), 9 p.m., $6
Trek over to Velvet’s Love on the Beat and feel the burn as U.K. DJ Bicep joins locals Rilly Guilty, Jay London and Myfrienderic to keep the crowd moving. 426 St-Gabriel, 10 p.m., $15
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