Monday, April 20

18 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $10 (21+), $12 (18-20).

    STRAND OF OAKS Melodic, emotional, driving folk-rock courtesy of songwriter Timothy Showalter and band. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

    TEDO STONE Rootsy, Atlanta-based Americana band with a touch of psychedelic fuzziness.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE!

    GERONIMO GETTY Americana band led by songwriter Aaron Kyle.

    SANS ABRI Local folk duo featuring members of Packway Handle Band.

  • Georgia Theatre

    SeriousFun Children's Network Benefit. 8 p.m. $15.

    BACKROAD ANTHEM Country-rock band from Fayetteville, AR.

    COLE TAYLOR Rising Nashville-based country singer.

    OPEN ROAD No info available.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    JAZZ FUNK JAM WITH MASON DAVIS Local jazz musician Mason Davis hosts a jam session.

Karaoke & Open Mic


  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Playtime

    Children ages 1–3 and their caregivers can come play with toys and meet friends. 

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 329

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    Teen chess players of all skill levels can play matches and learn from members of the local Chess and Community Players, who will be on hand to assist players and help build skill levels. For ages 7–18. Registration required.

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Bedtime Stories

    Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Monday.



  • Oconee County Library

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Basics of Digital Photo Editing

    Learn the basics of photo editing using GIMP, a high quality downloadable photo editor. Topics include cropping, rotating and red eye removal. Registration required.

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. FREE!

    Athens Science Café

    Dr. Marshall Shepherd will speak on "Zombies, Sports and Cola: What does it mean for communicating weather and climate?"


  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. $35.

    Jupiter String Quartet

    For this performance, the violin quartet is joined by clarinetist Jon Manasse and pianist Jon Nakamatsu.

Lectures & Lit

  • Morton Theatre

    7 p.m. FREE!

    A Dialogue with Ben Cohen

    In response to a Facebook post regarding a picture and alignment with Hands Up United, Ben Cohen, co-founder of Ben & Jerry's, will lead a panel to create a productive dialogue on race, law enforcement and youth empowerment.

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. FREE!

    Athens Science Café

    Dr. Marshall Shepherd leads a discussion on climate change in "Zombies, Sports and Cola: What Does it Mean for Communicating Weather and Climate?"


Ending Monday, April 20



  • Elbert Theatre, Elberton

    Wrong Window!

    Seeking five adult men and three adult women for a hilarious murder mystery spoof. Come prepared to read excerpts from the script. Performances July 17–26. Auditions on Apr. 20–21, 6–8 p.m.