Voted by Flagpole's readers as Athens' "favorite comedy night" in 2011 and 2012, this comedy show allows locals to watch quality comedy or perform themselves. Email to perform. First and third Tuesday of every month!
Compete for prizes and giveaways. Every Tuesday.
Westside and Eastside locations of Locos Grill and Pub feature trivia night every Tuesday.
Throw a lime in your Coors Light and compete!
Teenage street gangs clash over turf and true love in the violent and over-the-top Street Soldiers.
Screening of a film of Chicago’s Albany Park Theater Project performing the traumatic story of 18-year-old Honduran immigrant, Marlin.
KARAOKE Every Tuesday!
If you want to drink, that's your business. If you want to stop, we can help. 706-389-4164, www.athensaa.com
All levels welcome. Tuesdays, 5:30–7 p.m. $9/class. 706-543-0162, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.mindfuliving.org
Classes include instruction for using the Internet, email, e-readers and more. Call to register. Tuesdays, 2:30–3:30 p.m. or 6:30–7:30 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597
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
KENOSHA KID Centered around the instru-improv jazz compositions of guitarist Dan Nettles, Kenosha Kid also features bassist Robby Handley and drummer Marlon Patton. The group is packed with music, mischief, general mayhem, and offers a sound far from the middle of the road, serving noise-rock fans and jam band listeners equally.
JOE CAT Local singer-songwriter tells stories about his life. Come get to know him!
THE RINGERS Jimmy Herring, Wayne Krantz, Michael Landau, Keith Carlock and Etienne Mbappe collectively work to unite their respective genres of rock, funk, jazz, blues and African music into a unified sound.
EDDIE AND THE PUBLIC SPEAKERS Local power trio delivers an energetic show with a hard-hitting rhythm section, funky riffs and soaring guitar solos filled with catchy hooks and harmonies.
MONKEY GRASS JUG BAND Local roots music crew.
FORMER CHAMPIONS High-energy, dynamic groove-based compositions spanning genres such as rock, funk, world-beat and nu-jazz.
MOOD RINGS Dream-pop band from Atlanta.
PC WORSHIP Brooklyn-based lo-fi psych-rock band.
SHADE Dissonant, groove-oriented local post-punk band.
BUBBLY MOMMY GUN Local experimental pop band that plays idiosyncratic, psychedelic tunes.
WILD OF NIGHT New band featuring members of Bubbly Mommy Gun.
THE DREAM SCENE Javier Morales' lo-fi avant-garde pop project.
(Room S370) An opportunity to draw or paint the human figure from life. No instruction provided.
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.
Enjoy coffee, dessert and gallery tours at the museum before The English Concert’s performance in Hodgson Hall. Hailed as one of the finest chamber orchestras in the world, the London-based ensemble will perform a program that includes Handel’s Water Music. Pierre Daura Curator of European Art Lynn Boland will lead a tour of “Water Music,” an exhibition related to Handel’s masterpiece.
Are you lovesick? Cures go to the highest bidders. Proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society.
The English Concert is recognized as one of the finest chamber orchestras in the world, specializing in performances of Baroque and Classical music. Artistic director Harry Bicket, opera and concert conductor and virtuoso harpsichord player, will conduct the orchestra in a program featuring Handel’s Water Music, along with concertos by Bach and Telemann.
(Reading Room) UGA alumnus and naturalist/environmental educator Mark Warren will read from and discuss his book, Two Winters in a Tipi: My Search for the Soul of the Forest. Warren's book will be available for sale before and after the reading. Light refreshments served.
(Masters Hall) "Finding Joy in Diverse Backgrounds: The Role of the University" Sonia Nieto, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Tour the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies.
High school junior or senior performing arts students from Clarke County and surrounding areas are eligible to apply for the CCC Foundation scholarship. Three $1,000 awards will be given for vocal performance, musical instrument and drama/dance. Audition required. Visit website to apply by Mar. 8. www.classiccenter.com