Tuesday, October 6

30 events


  • ACC Library

    10–11:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650,

    Computer Class: Mouse and Keyboard Skills

    Call or visit the reference desk to register.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE!

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • Oconee County Library

    2–4 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Intro to Word

    Learn the basics.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    Computer Basics

    Learn the basics in this two week program. Tuesdays, Oct. 6–27. FREE!

  • Lay Park

    9–11 a.m. $5–8 (per session). 706-613-3596

    Tech Tuesdays

    Participants can catch up on smart phone, tablet and GPS use in these stress-free sessions.

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    5:30–7:30 p.m. $45.

    Grow Your Own Cocktail

    Participants will sample Beetlejuice, Cucumber Mint Gimlet and Blackberry Moscow Mules with specialty ingredients. Drinks can be made non-alcoholic.

  • KA Artist Shop

    Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. & Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. $20

    Creative Journaling for Adults

    Create page after page to hold your ideas and thoughts.

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE!

    Saving Stuff: Personal Archiving of Digital Photos

    Learn how to scan your print photos and care for your digital photograph collection. Registration is required.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    5:30 p.m. FREE!

    College & Scholarship Application Workshop

    The Athens Area Human Relations Council will share tips on how to complete college and scholarship applications.


  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-8561


    General trivia with host Caitlin Wilson.

  • The Savory Spoon

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-367-5721

    Full Contact Trivia

    Compete to win prizes.

  • The Rail Athens

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-354-7289

    Trivia at the Rail

    Trivia hosted by Nic every Tuesday.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    8 p.m. FREE!

    Locos Trivia

    Westside and Eastside locations of Locos Grill and Pub feature trivia night every Tuesday.

  • Choo Choo Japanese Korean Grill Express

    8 p.m. FREE!

    Dirty South Entertainment Trivia

    Jump on the trivia train! Compete for house prizes and free beer. Every Tuesday.

  • Athens Bridge Center

    Tuesdays & Fridays, 1 p.m. & Wednesdays, 7 p.m. $5. 706-248-4809

    Open Duplicate Bridge Game

    Play Bridge.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    5:30–6:30 p.m. FREE!

    Geek Trivia

    Compete in happy hour trivia. First prize gets a $30 gift card.

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30 p.m. FREE!

    What's Your Story: A Reading

    Hear readings by participants of "What's Your Story," a workshop led by Sabrina Orah Mark. 

  • UGA Tate Student Center

    7 p.m. FREE! (w/ UGA ID).

    Janet Mock

    (Grand Hall) Mock is a noted writer, transgender rights activist and the former staff editor of People magazine's website.


  • ACC Council on Aging

    11 a.m.–2 p.m.

    Produce Stand

    This mobile produce stand sells fresh, sustainable and locally grown fruits and vegetables sourced from the community gardens at ACCA and UGArden. EBT cards accepted.

  • West Broad Market Garden

    4–7 p.m. 706-613-0122,

    Tuesday Produce Stand

    Shop for fresh produce straight out of the community-based urban garden. Offers double dollars for EBT shoppers. Held every Tuesday.

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    2 p.m. FREE!

    Tuesday Tour at 2

    Take a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda on the second floor.

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    Tailgate Tuesday. 7 p.m. $5 (adv.), $7 (door).

    CLAY PAGE Playing country and Southern rock favorites as well as originals.

    SARAH ELIZABETH Local country singer-songwriter who has been described as "the 'girl next door' of the South."

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. $20.

    G. LOVE AND SPECIAL SAUCE Long-running, hip hop-influenced folk-blues outfit.

    CHRIS KASPER Philadephia-based Americana singer-songwriter.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    TWO'S DAY VISIONS Featuring Gnards, Heat Sureens, Now, Now Children, Tom Visions and Apocalypse Jam Band.

  • Live Wire

    8 p.m. $7 (adv.), $10 (door).

    BIG MEAN SOUND MACHINE Arty, funky dance band from Ithaca, NY.


  • Buffalo's Café

    5:30–7:30 p.m. FREE! 706-354-6655

    Kids Night

    Featuring a balloon artist, coloring contests and photos with Buffy the Buffalo. Every Tuesday.

  • Oconee County Library

    10 & 11 a.m. FREE!

    Preschooler Storytime

    Stories, songs, crafts and fun for preschool-aged children and their caregivers.

Word on the Street

  • Fun Galaxy

    Roller Derby Boot Camp

    Skaters interested in waging war on wheels with the Classic City Rollergirls can attend this two-day boot camp. Nov. 2, 5:30–9 p.m. & Nov. 4, 5:30–9 p.m. $10–15.


  • The Manhattan Café

    Loungy Tuesdays. 9 p.m. FREE! 706-369-9767

    Loungy Tuesdays

    DJ NATE FROM WUXTRY Spinning an all-vinyl set of soulful tunes perfect for a slow dance. Every Tuesday!


  • Athens, GA

    Form & Function

    The Athens Area Council is celebrating Free I.T. Athens' 10th anniversary with an upcycling art show, "Form & Function." Artists can enter works utilizing materials destined for recycling. Entries are due Nov. 7. FREE! (AAAC members), $25 entry fee. Reception at ARTini's on Nov. 15.