COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, August 28

17 events

Karaoke & Open Mic

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • Hugh Hodgson School of Music

    6 p.m. FREE! www.arts.uga.edu

    UGA Community Music School Instrument Petting Zoo

    (Room 200) Guests can meet the String Project staff, touch, pick up and hear demos. 

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    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. 

Lectures & Lit

Games

  • Grindhouse Killer Burgers

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

    Dirty South Trivia: Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll

    Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    1 p.m. $4. ejstapler@gmail.com

    Duplicate Bridge

    Beginner players welcome.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    7:30 p.m. FREE! flickertheatreandbar.com

    Movie Trivia

    Klon hosts movie trivia.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8–10 p.m. FREE! highwirelounge.com

    Geeks Who Drink Trivia

    Test your general knowledge for prizes.

Support Groups

  • Athens, GA

    Overeaters Anonymous

    A 12-step program for everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. Meetings are held on Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. at Princeton Methodist Church, www.oa.org

  • Covenant Presbyterian Church

    Athens Debtors Anonymous

    Manage money problems. Sundays, 1 p.m. 949-235-2508

Live Music

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    TIMI & WONDERLAND RANGERS Local pop rabblerouser Timi Conley performs with his backing band of Andrew Hanmer, Kevin Sims, Shelley Lotus, Tony Oscar and Chris Byron. This is an album release show, and a party for Conley's 50th birthday. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MINGLEWOOD MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Grateful Dead.

DJs

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    DJ Mahogany

    DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.

Film

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. FREE! flickertheatreandbar.com

    Athens Ghastly Horror Society

    Klon screens a hand-picked horror movie. This month see the Indonesian horror fantasy Lady Terminator.

Classes

Events

  • Athens Cotton Press

    6 p.m. SOLD OUT! www.wuga.org

    WUGA 30th Anniversary Event

    The station celebrates 30 years of local public radio with a reception, dinner and live music by Randall Bramblett.

Ending Monday, August 28

 

Classes

Auditions

  • Eb Scrooge: A Southern Fried Carol

    (Elberton Arts Center, 17 W. Church St., Elberton) Encore Productions is looking for men and women for a production of a holiday comedy. Actors will cold read from the script. Drop-in Aug. 28–29, 6–8 p.m. 706-283-1049