Meet docents in the lobby for a tour of highlights from the museum's collection.
CALEB DARNELL Member of The Darnell Boys and Bellyache sings the blues.
THE HOBOHEMIANS This six-piece, acoustic band utilizes banjo, ukulele, flute, accordion, saxophone, piano, various percussion, drums and bass to perform popular American and European roots music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s: a potent mix of proto-jazz, blues and folk.
CARL LINDBERG & FRIENDS Beloved local latin-jazz bassist performs a mix of standards and originals.
LEAVING COUNTRIES Local group led by guitarist Louis Phillip Pelot.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens is back for 2013! Join drummer Nicholas Wiles with bassist Drew Hart and pianist Steve Key for an evening of original music, improv and standards.
ZOSO Formed in 1995, this ultimate Led Zeppelin tribute band has played over 2,400 live performances.
CORTEZ GARZA Local singer-songwriter pushes the envelope with his unique blend of indie/Americana.
WIEUCA Local alt-country band with a slack-rock vibe.
MATT SCHOFIELD BAND Talented and energetic band fronted by the renowned British blues guitarist.
BLONDE BLUES Blues-rock group from Asheville, NC.
MATT JOINER BAND Local guitarist draws inspiration from blues and classic rock.
Think you know it all? Test your knowledge every Wednesday night.
Test your trivia chops for prizes! Every Wednesday.
Trivia with a DJ! Every Wednesday.
Test your sports knowledge every Wednesday night.
Jump on the trivia train! Every Wednesday.
(Five Points location) Open your pie-hole for a chance to win! Every Wednesday.
Includes stories, finger-puppet plays, songs and crafts for literacy-based fun. For ages 2–5. Every Wednesday.
For all ages. Children receive a free treat from the cafe.
Children ages 11 & under can bounce around and have a jumping good time. Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30 p.m. $3 (ages 2 & under), $6 (ages 2 & up). 706-613-5676
Spanish lessons with music, dancing and fun surprises led by Sarah Ehlers. For ages 2.5–4 years old. Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m.–12 p.m. $10. firstname.lastname@example.org
Caregiving with a child ratio of 1 to 3. For ages 6 months–4 years. Pre-registration required. Monday–Thursday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. $30–125. email@example.com, www.ourarrow.com
Afterschool program teaches arts and crafts and allows children to create original artwork. Ages 6–15. Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:30–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3593
Enjoy a morning of stories, songs and crafts. For kids ages 2–5 and their caregivers. Every Tuesday and Wednesday, 10 & 11 a.m. FREE! 706-769-3950
OPEN MIC NIGHT Showcase your talent. Every Wednesday!
KARAOKE With your host Lynn, the Queen of Karaoke!
KARAOKE Every Wednesday!
Drink and food specials for you and your (well-behaved, non-aggressive, vaccinated) dog! Every Wednesday. 5–7 p.m. FREE! www.indigoathens.com
Demeaning behavior and hateful words can be just as harmful as punches and kicks. Childcare provided. Call for location. Every Wednesday. 6:30–8 p.m. FREE! 706-543-3331 (hotline), 706-613-3357, ext. 771
Instructed by Maricela Delgado. Every Monday and Tuesday, 7:30–8:30 p.m. $3. 706-540-0591
Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves comprise this dynamic fitness program. Wednesdays, 5:30–6:30 p.m. $10/class, $70/session. www.uga.edu/botgarden
Cuban-style salsa dance classes with SALSAthens. Every Wednesday.
Ballet, tap, hip-hop, Zumba, contemporary, foxtrot, Western dancing, strip aerobics, ballroom dancing, salsa, Pilates and more. Check website for schedule. 706-355-3078, www.dancefx.org
Learn the basics of photo editing like how to resize, crop, remove red eye, combine photos and more.
Amy Flurry leads a class on how to get your business featured in magazines and blogs.
Learn how to Salsa.
The annual conference of GAMG is "Creative Spaces: Meaningful Experiences in Museums." Visit website to register. Jan. 23–25. $110–245. www.gamg.org
Aroma's Craft Works presents a special weekend of featured beers such as Black Note, Hopslam, The Oracle and more. Feb. 1–3. 706-208-0059
A documentary film exploring the lives of young farmers across America. Presented by Real Food UGA and Slow Food Greater Athens.
Loris Magnani describes how Einstein laid the foundations for the Big Bang Theory with his Theory of General Relativity and what ideas were used to understand the expansion of the universe in the 1930s. Part of UGA's Origins Lecture Series.
In conjunction with the Aaron Burr exhibit, Burr expert and UGA Alumnus Brian Hardison will talk about the life of Aaron Burr.
(Room 248) Panelists discuss Peter Pan's cultural reappearances in various forms, the lasting power of J.M. Barrie’s tale and how the changes in adaptations reflected changes in cultural views.
(Quinn Hall) Athens Creative Theatre holds auditions for its upcoming production of Live Art: Broadway at the Movies. Prepare 16 bars of a Broadway song and bring sheet music. Minimal rehearsals will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6–9 p.m. Show dates are Apr. 12–14. For ages 8 & older. Call to schedule an appointment. Jan. 22 & 23, 6–9 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3628
Volunteers needed to hand out books on World Book Night, Jan. 23, to people who may not be regular readers. Sign up online. www.worldbooknight.org
39th anniversary celebration featuring homemade pies, planetarium shows, kids' activities and live music. Call or email to make reservation by Jan. 23. Jan. 27, 3–5 p.m. 706-613-3615, firstname.lastname@example.org
KARAOKE Every Tuesday!