COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, October 1

16 events

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

    3 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Tail Waggin' Tutors

    Reading aloud to a dog creates a relaxed, non-judgmental environment that helps kids develop their reading skills and builds confidence. Register for a 15-minutes session. Grades K-5.

  • Rubber Soul Yoga

    4 p.m. $5 per family. rubbersoulyoga.com

    Clown Show

    Rubber Soul's clowns perform a family-friendly show. 

Live Music

  • ACC Library

    3 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    ATHENS TANGO PROJECT Local group playing Argentine tango.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $18 (adv.), $22 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    MORGAN JAMES New York-based soul singer known for her work with Postmodern Jukebox.

    ANSLEY STEWART Local singer-songwriter playing rock, blues and classical.

  • Georgia Center for Continuing Education

    1 p.m. FREE! www.wuga.org

    ATHENS JAZZ FESTIVAL The family-friendly, outdoor fest features music from DJ SegarBig Band Jazz, Trio Deluxe, Tiny Jazz Arkestra, Louis Romanos, Mary Sigalas with Jakob Deat, John Dunn and Jazzman and Period 6. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.

  • Grindhouse Killer Burgers

    1 p.m. FREE! 706-612-9327

    DJ OSMOSE Spinning an all-vinyl set of funk, soul, roots reggae and more.

  • Iron Factory

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    DAVID LOCOCO JAZZ QUARTET Local group performs classic jazz standards in the styles of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett and more.

Events

Games

Performance

  • Healing Arts Centre

    8 p.m. $10. www.healingartscentre.net

    Oneness: Songs for Peace & Unity

    Gina Breedlive leads a concert.

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    3 p.m. $25. pac.uga.edu

    Russian Folk Instrument Orchestra

    The program will feature popular and folk selections performed on traditional instruments such as the bayan and domra. 

Theater

  • Athens Community Theater

    Oct. 5–7, 8 p.m. & Oct. 8, 2 p.m. $8–15. www.townandgownplayers.org

    Deathtrap

    The Town & Gown Players present Ira Levin's Deathtrap. A thriller author who has lost his mojo will do anything to get it back.

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Sept. 26–30, 8 p.m. & Oct. 1, 2:30 p.m. $12 (w/ UGA ID), $16. www.drama.uga.edu

    The Last Witch

    UGA Theatre presents Rona Munro's tale based on the true story of the last woman legally executed for witchcraft in England. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.

Art

  • Pixel & Ink Studio

    4–6 p.m. FREE! www.pixelandinkstudio.com

    Closing Reception & Book Release Party

    "Monochromatic" features paintings and prints by Jacob Wenzka. This is the release and signing party for The Girl Who Kept Night in Her Closet, a children's book written by Bart King and illustrated by Wenzka. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.

Classes

  • Fuel Hot Yoga

    10 a.m. www.fuelhotyoga.com

    "The Proven Science of Yoga"

    See yoga demos and hear Jeff and Mardy Chen give a presentation on healing benefits.