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Monday, February 18

14 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9:30 p.m. $5 (21+) $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    GRIM PICKINS AND THE BASTARD CONGREGATION Southern blues-metal with a tinge of darkness.

    DARSOMBRA Heavy drone-rock band from Batimore.

    UTAH Heavy, downtuned local rock band.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

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

Performance

  • UGA Performing Arts Center

    8 p.m. FREE! www.pac.uga.edu

    UGA Symphonic Band and Concert Winds
    Music majors and non-majors perform classic wind band repertoire. Conductors Michael Robinson and Scott Jones lead.
  • Oconee County Library

    7-8 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    A Visit from the Cat in the Hat

     

    Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday! Reuben Haller performs his “Cat in the Hat” show, full of puppetry, juggling and music. All ages.

     

Karaoke & Open Mic

Art

  • The Classic Center

    6–7:30 p.m. FREE! www.aidsathens.org

    AIDS Quilt Opening Ceremony

    AIDS Athens hosts portions of the AIDS Memorial Quilt as part of AIDS Athens 25th anniversary. The AIDS quilt features over 48,000 panels dedicated to those who have died from HIV/AIDS.

Film

  • Miller Learning Center

    7:30-9:30 p.m. FREE! sos@uga.edu

    The Whale

    (Room 101) The true story of Luna, a young, wild killer whale who tries to befriend people after he gets separated from his family on the rugged coast of Vancouver Island. Part of Animal Voices Film Festival.

     

Kidstuff

Lectures & Lit

  • UGA Chapel

    4 p.m. FREE! www.willson.uga.edu

    Willson Center Lecture: Bertis Downs

    Former manager of R.E.M. Bertis Downs gives a lecture entitled, "Don't Get Me Started: On Athens, Music Lessons and of Course, Good Schools for All Kids."

  • UGA Tate Student Center

    10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! mlecroy@uga.edu

    Disability Issues Presentation

    Mike Galifianakis, statewide ADA Coordinator, will discuss disability issues. The seminar is targeted to persons who are responsible for recognizing and responding to accessibility and accommodation issues in their units and classrooms. Email to RSVP by Feb. 14. 

Events

  • 40 Watt Club

    7 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    Relay for Life Date Auction

    Are you lovesick? Cures go to the highest bidders. Proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society.

Ending Monday, February 18

 

Classes

  • Memorial Park

    Readers' Theatre Workshop

    (Quinn Hall) Athens Creative Theatre conducts a program for teens and adults using scripts so that the characterization occurs solely through the actor’s voice and expressions. Mondays, Feb. 18–Mar. 25, 6–8 p.m. $50–75. 706-613-3628, www.athensclarkecounty.com/act

Kidstuff

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    Drop-in Crafting for Kids

    All-day drop-in crafting for kids. Feb. 15–18. 10 a.m.–6 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597