COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, February 26

19 events

Games

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    8 p.m. FREE! www.locosgrill.com

    Locos Trivia

    Westside and Eastside locations of Locos Grill and Pub feature trivia night every Tuesday.

  • Johnny's New York Style Pizza

    Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m. & Thursdays, 8 p.m. 706-354-1515

    Trivia with a Twist

    Throw a lime in your Coors Light and compete! 

Support Groups

    Athens, GA

    Alcoholics Anonymous

    If you want to drink, that's your business. If you want to stop, we can help. 706-389-4164, www.athensaa.org

Classes

  • St. Gregory's Episcopal Church

    Gentle Hatha Integral Yoga

    All levels welcome. Tuesdays, 5:30–7 p.m. $9/class. 706-543-0162, mfhealy@bellsouth.net, www.mindfuliving.org

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

    Storytime

    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

  • Oconee County Library

    Storytime

    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

Events

  • ACC Library

    3–7 p.m. FREE! mdarnell@athenslibrary.org

    Thanks for the Memories

    In honor of the library's 100th birthday in 2013, a video camera is set up in the board room for patrons to record their favorite library memories. The videos will be shown at the library’s dedication and birthday celebration on Apr. 7, and be archived on www.boomersinathens.org. Also by appointment.

Live Music

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. $3. www.40watt.com

    DJ NTONE EDJABE South African DJ spinning a mixture of African-fusion, jazz, hip-hop and house sounds. 

  • Green Room

    6 p.m. FREE! www.greenroomathens.com

    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.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. FREE! www.hendershotscoffee.com

    JOE CAT Local singer-songwriter tells stories about his life. Come get to know him!

    MICHAEL BOWMAN Local alt-country/blues singer-songwriter, originally from Harrisonburg, VA.
  • The Melting Point

    Terrapin Tuesday. 7:30 p.m. $5. www.meltingpointathens.com

    RED OAK SOUTHERN STRING BAND This Watkinsville-based band plays rootsy Americana tunes.

  • Nowhere Bar

    Tuesday Night Confessional. 9 p.m. FREE! 706-546-4742

    FESTER HAGOOD This local songwriter sings in a soft drawl that accents his simple, plucked country songs. 

    LEVI LOWREY Lauded country songwriter from Dacula.

    GRANVILLE AUTOMATIC Nashville-based female acoustic duo that plays "songs about history and war."

    TRAVIS MEADOWS Nashville-based singer-songwriter.

    BRIAN COLLINS Country-leaning rocker from Douglasville.

    WUOG 90.5 FM

    Live in the Lobby. 8 p.m. FREE! www.wuog.org

    CRATER Heavy, lo-fi punk-influenced rock from Atlanta.

Lectures & Lit

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    2 p.m. FREE! www.libs.uga.edu/scl

    Special Collections Tour

    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.

Film

  • St. Gregory's Episcopal Church

    5:30 p.m. FREE! andrew.s.lane@us.army.mil

    Kilowatt Ours: A Plan to Re-Energize America

    The GA Climate Change Coalition hosts a documentary film with filmmaker Jeff Barrie and GA Public Service Commissioner Tim Echols. 

  • Miller Learning Center

    5:30–7:15 p.m. FREE! dwalters@uhs.uga.edu

    America the Beautiful

    (Room 248) A documentary that examines America's obsession with physical perfection.

  • Miller Learning Center

    7 p.m. FREE! pizzuti@uga.edu

    La Prima Cosa Bella

    (Room 148) A 2010 Italian dram-com about a mother/son relationship from the '70s to the present. In Italian with English subtitles. Part of the fifth annual Cinecittà Film Series.

Performance

  • UGA Ramsey Concert Hall

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

    Piano Recital

    Steven Spooner of the University of Kansas faculty gives a piano recital.

Meetings

  • Hotel Indigo

    6–8 p.m. FREE! www.usgbcga.org

    Green Scene

    A networking happy hour and educational event on the last Tuesday of each month. This month Joe Dunlop gives a presentation on the Sustainable Industry Roundtable, a group of local business leaders. 

Ending Tuesday, February 26

 

Classes

  • Athens Five Points Yoga Studio

    Gentle Flow Yoga

    Lunchtime flow yoga at a slower pace. Prenatal or beginners welcome. Every Tuesday, 12 p.m. $14. 706-355-3114, info@5pointsyoga.com

Classes

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    Computer Classes

    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