KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic John "Dr. Fred" Bowers and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more.
KARAOKE Every Thursday!
Personalized instruction available for various computer topics.
Review casting on, the knit stitch, the purl stitch, stockinette and garter stitch patterns. RSVP.
The new Digital Media Center is now open! Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs.
Instructors will be available inside and outside class hours to teach Ruby on the Rails. This 12-week code class meets Mondays and Thursdays, Feb. 9–Apr. 2. www.fourathens.com/railscode
Learn various modalities of energy and spiritual healing as well as meditation practices. Held every Friday.
Show off your newest art or tech creation, be inspired by something someone else has made or find someone to work with in a new idea. Hosted by The Hatch, a new local makerspace.
OPEN BLUEGRASS JAM All pickers welcome! Every Thursday!
LEAVING COUNTRIES Local singer-songwriter Louis Phillip Pelot and company play a "mind-boggling wall of organic sound with upbeat, travel-driven lyrics." Celebrating over 100 weekly shows in a row!
THE INDEPENDENTS South Carolina-based punk rock band that has been "putting the fun back in funeral since 1992."
BURNS LIKE FIRE Stewed, screwed and tattooed punk rock band from Athens.
BLACK CAT ATTACK Canadian death-punk outfit.
THE ANTAGONIZERS "Veteran laced" in-your-face rock group based in Atlanta.
TRE POWELL Bluesy acoustic tunes with soulful vocals.
CAROLINE AIKEN One of Athens' most talented and respected performing songwriters. Her bluesy voice and masterful technique guarantee a hypnotic performance.
THE LAST THURSDAY Songwriter Don Chambers presents a night of music, guest musicians, spoken worn, film, magic and a variety of other surprises. Matt “Pistol” Stoessel will be the special musical guest.
ST. PAUL AND THE BROKEN BONES A psychedelic mixture of soul, blues and R&B from Birmingham, AL.
CHAMBER CHANCHERS Contemporary arrangements of music from Lebanon, Turkey, Tunisia, Israel, Spain and the United States.
ARVIN SCOTT Local award-winning world and jazz percussionist performs a solo set and a full-band set.
MARK MAXWELL & FRIENDS Guitarist and owner of Maxwell Sound Recording Studio leads a group of musicians.
CARL LINDBERG Local Latin jazz bassist performs a set.
¡MOYUBA! Local Latin-flavored percussion ensemble.
RUBY THE RABBITFOOT Pop group led by songwriter Ruby Kendrick, a local singer-songwriter with a sweet voice and prodding, poignant lyrics.
SUSTO Charleston, SC-based alt-country band.
KIP BRADLEY Alt-country singer-songwriter from Tennessee.
MAC LEAPHART Singer-songwriter from Nashville plays a rowdy set of "blue-collar" county-rock.
REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Newly relocated back to his old stomping grounds of Athens, Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. He hosts an "all-star jam" every Thursday.
The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission is seeking three qualified candidates to each fill a three-year volunteer position. The ACAC meets on the second Monday of each month. Must be an ACC resident and registered voter and have demonstrated interest in the arts. Deadline Feb. 13, 5 p.m. Term begins in May. www.athensculturalaffairs.org
Kadee Holt of the Athens Area Council on Aging presents a program on how seniors can benefit from healthy habits.
Loung Ung is an author and human rights activist dedicated to promoting equality, human rights and justice in her native country, Cambodia, and worldwide. Her memoir, First They Killed My Father: A Daught of Cambodia Remembers, became a national bestseller in 2000.
Watch a movie with the library. For ages 11–18.
Musical humorist and internationally recognized composer Peter Schickele performs 50 Years of P.D.Q. Bach: A Triumph of Incompetence!
Local drag performers bring beloved characters to live in a staged reading of The Golden Gurls: All of the Shade, All of the Cheesecake.
This film series explores the relationships between labor and capitalism. This week's showing is Last Train Home (2009). Dr. Allan Kulikoff will provide an introduction and moderate the Q&A afterward.
Stephanie Soechtig and Katie Couric investigate how the American food industry may be responsible for more sickness than previously realized in this 2014 documentary.
The AHRF hosts an organizational meeting. Please park in the lot across the street from Nuçi's Space.
DJ NATE FROM WUXTRY Playing upbeat and gritty, danceable rare and classic soul 45s all night long. You'll hear more than just "the hits!"
DJ TONY CHACKAL Chicago-to-UGA transplant who lends his soul music expertise and turntable prowess to the proceedings.
Now accepting applications for a 24-hour Roundsphere Hackathon held on Feb. 6. Projects should have a basic plan of something that can be accomplished or started in the 24-hour time period. Deadline Jan. 31. www.roundsphere.com/hackathon
Now accepting new teen volunteers for a training session in teaching visitors about animals and nature. Ages 13–18. Call to register. Training is Jan. 31, 1–5 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3615, ext. 229.