HARLOT PARTY Local folk-rock project led by songwriter KyKy Renee Knight.
SWELLSHARK Chicago-based "ukulele-shredding, beatbox-looping and occasionally harmonica-wielding" duo.
NIFTY EMTTER Local artist playing "sweet artful sounds that will blow and stimulate your mind."
BIG GIGANTIC Electronic duo that crosses boundaries to create revolutionary dance music.
BRASSTRACKS Brass, synths and drums with a unique vibe.
ROBBIE DUDE Local DJ spinning "futuristic, hip hop, electro-soul, funky freshness, wine sippin', bumpin', grindin' bass music."
TED TYRO Louisville, KY band that plays bouncing, bass-led pop-rock similar to Talking Heads, Television and Unknown Mortal Orchestra.
JAZZ FUNK JAM Local jazz musician Mason Davis hosts a jam session.
DJ WHOM Local DJ playing a mix of hip hop, '90s and 2000s music.
OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night every Monday. Hosted by Larry Forte.
Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.
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.
Learn African American history, make crafts and play games. Participants must bring a sack lunch. Ages 6–12.
Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.
Win house cash and prizes! Every Monday night.
Each draft pod gets you a three-pack draft, a participation pack and prize packs for wins.
Beginner players welcome.
(Room 148) Lion Ark tells the story of one of the most ambitious and daring animal rescues of its kind: the rescue and relocation of 25 lions held captive in illegal circuses in Bolivia. Presented by Speak Out for Species.
Watch a documentary in conjunction with Black History Month. Popcorn will be served.
UGA ensembles and soloists will perform the music of Roger Vogel.
The season begins Mar. 12. $30/team. 706-613-3593, www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure
Get expert tips from lactation counselors from By Your Leave and share experiences with other mothers. Feb. 20, 6 p.m. $25/couple. www.reblossomathens.com
(Brightstone Studio, Watkinsville) Brightstone Productions presents auditions for one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved stories. Feb. 20–21. firstname.lastname@example.org, brightstoneathens.com