Docents lead a tour of highlights from the permanent collection.
(Room S150) Austin photographer Barry Stone lecture on his recent work and video installation "Hum" on view in Gallery 101. Stone is an associate professor of photography in the School of Art and Design at Texas State University-San Marcos. He is a founding member of the photography collective Lakes Were Rivers.
(Gallery 101) See performances by multi-media artists Barry Stone, Quiet Evenings, Future Ape Tapes, Jung Bouquet, Circuit des Yeux and Eye Gate. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.
Hosted by Jeremy Dyson.
Test your trivia chops for prizes! Every Wednesday.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes. Every Wednesday.
LEAVING COUNTRIES SINGER-SONGWRITER SHOWCASE Rock out every Wednesday. Contact email@example.com for booking.
KARAOKE With your host Lynn, the Queen of Karaoke!
KARAOKE WITH THE KING Sing your guts out every Wednesday!
HIP HOP OPEN MIC Show off your skills and network with others in the industry.
OPEN MIC Caroline Aiken hosts this open mic. Each week there is a drawing for a cut of the door money. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up.
JAKE DECKER Atlanta folk-rock group. Album release show!
BEN SHIRLEY Acoustic singer-songwriter based in Atlanta.
MATTHEW THOMAS Indie-folk outfit from Gainesville, GA.
KEN WILL MORTON With his gritty, soulful rasp, Morton trudges through Americana's roots with rock and roll swagger and a folksinger's heart.
FAKE FLOWERS New local psychedelic-tinged jangle-rock band.
DARK ROOMS No info available.
CABBAGE LOOPER "Old school funk, soul and jazz meet today's fun hip-hop."
BEWILDER New minimalist project from songwriter Rachel Brooke Pause.
DEEPTHROATS KARAOKE Manny Lage leads an "avant-garde karaoke" session.
THE PRETTY BIRD Local a capella/hip-hop/anti-pop group.
SANS ABRI Local folk duo featuring members of Packway Handle Band.
CIRCUIT DES YEUX A combination of folk chanteuse and noise maven, Chicago artist Haley Fohr’s sound vacillates between lo-fi and songwriting sophistication. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.
JUNG BOUQUET Solo project of L.A.-based artist Carolyn Pennypacker Riggs.
QUIET EVENINGS Winterville's Grant and Rachel Evans blend modern classical, neo-kosmische, electroacoustic, field recordings and sound art that is at times somber and elegiac, while at others soaring and celebratory.
FUTURE APE TAPES Local group creating psychedelic, experimental music driven by loops, beats, guitars and synths.
BARRY STONE This multimedia artist from Austin, TX, is an associate professor of photography at Texas State University and a founding member of the photography collective Lakes Were Rivers.
EYE GATE This local light show group will provide a psychedelic backdrop of liquid light and found film projections during the sets of Future Ape Tapes and Circuit Des Yeux.
MARTY WINKLER The local singer performs a set of beautiful original material and classic favorites.
MARY SIGALAS Mary sings classic jazz/blues from the 1920s–'50s with surprise arrangements and unexpected tunes along with velvety originals.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Join drummer Nicholas Wiles with bassist Drew Hart and pianist Steve Key for an evening of original music, improv and standards.
Learn how to apply the teaching of Buddha to end suffering and bring peace to your life. Every Wednesday.
Get acquainted with the tools and craft of crochet. The class is free with the purchase of materials. RSVP.
This class is for Continental style knitters who wish to learn the English style. Experience required. RSVP.
Story time includes stories, finger plays, songs and crafts for literacy-based fun. For ages 2–5.
Hear a few stories about goats.
Celebrate Grandparents Day!
Monthly open poetry reading. This month's featured reader is Michelle Castleberry.
VINYL WEDNESDAYS Bring your own records and spin them at the bar!
DJ QUINCY Modern Skirts drummer John Swint spins a dance party of Michael Jackson and Prince songs.
Come network and perform.
(Room 116) This open house and "instrument petting zoo" is an excellent opportunity for young students to meet project professors and try out stringed instruments. For students in 3rd–5th grade who play violin, viola, cello or bass.
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music from Ken Will Morton.
Celebrate summer with Chaco, giveaways, new products beer and live music by Sans Abri.
Monthly trail walks with coffee and goodies afterwards.
This six-week course covers how to thread and use a machine, how to work with various types of fabric, and how to make a simple garment using a pattern. Bring your own machine. Registration required. Wednesdays, Sept. 3–Oct. 8, 6:30–8:30 p.m. $120. 706-316-2067, www.shopcommunityathens.com