COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, October 23

25 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.

  • The H. T. Edwards Complex

    Athens Area Black History Bowl

    Students in grades 5–12 can compete by displaying knowledge in various categories including economics, civil rights, education, science and entertainment. $50 registration fee. Deadline Nov. 28. Competition on Mar. 24. 706-247-6777, aabhbowl@gmail.com

  • Oconee County Library

    12–5 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Pumpkin Decorating Workshop

    Decorate (without carving) a pumpkin. Craft supplies provided. BYOPumpkin. Ages 11 & under.

  • 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. 

  • Bogart Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Monday Funday

    Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will recieve pointers for building literacy and language skills.

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.

  • Beef 'O' Brady's

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-1916

    General Knowledge Trivia

    Win house cash and prizes! Every Monday night.

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

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

    Duplicate Bridge

    Beginner players welcome.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    Geeks Who Drink Trivia

    Test your general knowledge for prizes.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    7 p.m. FREE! www.therookandpawn.com

    Dread

    A horror RPG night.

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $5. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    RHYAL KNIGHT Athens-based, Muscle Shoals-born alternative indie-folk singer-songwriter.

    DEAD FM Local alternative and punk-influenced band by way of Nashville.

    UNIVERSE CONTEST Arty garage-rock group on tour from Lincoln, NE.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    BRIAN REVELS Singer-songwriter from Atlanta.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $17 (adv.), $20 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    BLIND PILOT Indie-folk band out of Portland, OR.

    CHARLIE CUNNINGHAM Touring folk singer-songwriter from London.

  • Go Bar

    9 p.m. $5. 706-546-5609

    B|_ANK Nashville-based experimental noise and percussion project.

    JOHN KIRAN FERNANDES The local experimental musician and constant collaborator performs a solo set.

    SAADIA RAIS Local experimental performer and choreographer.

    LAMBDA CELCIUS Spinning a set of dance music.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MINGLEWOOD MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Grateful Dead.

Events

  • 6–9 p.m. www.greeneccoc.org

    Taste 'n' Jam

    (Lake Oconee Village, Greensboro) Sample food and drink from local restaurants. Live music by The Jake Bartley Band

  • Ciné Barcafé

    6–8 p.m. FREE! www.athenscine.com

    Happy Hour Clothing Swap

    Bring in your clean clothing, shoes and accessories and leave with new ones in this non-gendered event. Left items will be donated to Project Safe and Habitat.  

  • 5–7 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/ugachewcrew

    Tanyard Creek Workday

    (Meet at the North entrance of the Hull Street Deck) Remove invasive species such as asiatic hawksbeard, perilla and Chinese yams. Closed toe shoes and long pants are strongly recommended. 

Film

Classes

Meetings

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE! contact@accneighborhoods.org

    Candidate Forum for State Representatives

    The Federation of Neighborhoods hosts a non-partisan forum to introduce the public to the candidates running to fill the unexpired state representative terms in districts 117 and 119.

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE! www.girlsrockathensga.org

    Girls Rock Athens Volunteer Orientation

    Learn how to become a volunteer for Girls Rock Athens.

Art

  • Athens, GA

    AAAC Board Members

    The Athens Area Arts Council is seeking new board members to assist with organizing events, lectures, public art projects and more. Email for details. info@athensarts.org, www.athensarts.org

Ending Monday, October 23

 

Classes

  • Farmview Market

    Farmview Classes

    "Create a Fresh lavender Wreath." Saturday, Oct. 21, 10 a.m. $45. "Breaking Down the Pig." Saturday, Oct. 21, 11 a.m. FREE! "Needle-felted Pumpkin Make & Take." Tuesday, Oct. 24, 5 p.m. $35. www.farmviewmarket.com