Monday, February 27

22 events

Help Out

  • PALS Institute

    Seeking Mentors

    Women to the World offers programs for obtaining a GED, computer literacy, language and job-skill training. 706-548-0000,

Karaoke & Open Mic


  • ACC Library

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

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    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. 

  • Oconee County Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE!

    Healthy Snacks Workshop

    Learn how to make easy, healthy snacks from a registered dietitian. For kids and their parents. Supplies provided. Registration required.

  • Treehouse Kid and Craft

    Art School

    Classes include stop-motion animation (ages 9–14), baby sensory (6–24 months), toddler art school (ages 2–4), art school (ages 6–8) and fairy fridays (ages 4–6). Programs begin Mar. 14.


  • Little Kings Shuffle Club

    9 p.m. FREE!

    Rock and Roll Trivia

    Get a team together and show off your extensive music knowledge! Hosted by Jonathan Thompson.

  • Grindhouse Killer Burgers

    8 p.m. FREE!

    Dirty South Trivia: Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll

    Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.

  • Beef 'O' Brady's

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-1916

    General Knowledge Trivia

    Win house cash and prizes! Every Monday night.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    7 p.m. FREE!

    League Trivia

    Six teams will compete in a five-week trivia battle for annual memberships and gift cards valued at nearly $500. Email to sign up.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    6 p.m. $15.

    Magic the Gathering Draughts and Drafts

    Each draft pod gets you a three-pack draft, a participation pack and prize packs for wins.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    6 p.m. $15.

    Magic the Gathering Draughts and Drafts

    Each draft pod gets you a three-pack draft, a participation pack and prize packs for wins.

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    1 p.m. $5.

    Duplicate Bridge

    Beginner players welcome.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    7 p.m. FREE!

    Movie Trivia

    Klon hosts movie trivia.

Word on the Street

  • The Classic Center

    CCCF Scholarships

    The Classic Center Cultural Foundation is currently accepting applications from high school students for its performing arts scholarship program. Visit website for application, eligibility requirements and audition information. Deadline Mar. 3. 706-357-4417,

Lectures & Lit

  • Go Bar

    9 p.m.


    Listen to poems by locals, and perform your own.

  • 6 p.m. FREE!

    The Georgia Railroad

    (Winterville Train Depot, 101 Marigold Ln.) Gary Doster will talk about the history of the East Athens railroad. 

Live Music

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MINGLEWOOD MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Grateful Dead.


  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE!

    Volunteer Fair

    Receive information on how to volunteer at the garden over coffee and a breakfast treat.

  • Morton Theatre

    6 p.m. FREE!,

    Athens for Everyone Annual Membership Meeting

    Vote for the Board of Directors and the 2017 platform. Senator Vincent Fort will be the keynote speaker. Absent A4E members can vote absentee via email.


  • 6 p.m. FREE!

    Paper Tigers

    (Athens Community Career Academy, 440 Dearing Ext. Building #1) The documentary follows a year in the life of students at Lincoln High School, an alternative school for traumatized youth. A panel discussion about a trauma-informed community in Athens will follow the screening. 

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. FREE!

    Awakening of the Beast

    Jose Mojica Marins' 1970 psychedelic film features Coffin Joe as a guide through a hellish LSD trip. 

Ending Monday, February 27


Support Groups

  • Nuçi's Space

    Mental Health Round Table

    This peer support group is open to anyone with a brain illness. Meets every Monday, 5:30–7:30 p.m.,


  • Winterville Center for Community and Culture

    Tai Chi for Seniors

    Classes are specifically designed to benefit seniors. Mondays, $7.50. 706-742-0823,


  • Ciné Barcafé

    Lunchtime Yoga

    Annie Marcum teaches "Mindful Flow Yoga." Mondays, 12 p.m. $5–10. BYO Mat. 706-372-1849


  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Acting Classes

    Introduction to Musical Theatre begins Feb. 19. Audition & Character Development begins Feb. 22. Enrollment for Summer Theatre One-Week Day Camps begin Mar. 1.


  • Winterville Center for Community and Culture

    Oh What a Lovely War!

    The Circle Ensemble Theatre presents open auditions for its upcoming musical. Audition on Feb. 27, 6:30 p.m. Performances Apr. 20–23. Musicians and crew also wanted. Email for appointment.

Word on the Street

  • The Rook and Pawn

    League Trivia

    Signups are underway for a five-month league trivia battle. Email your team to