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Wednesday, December 13

31 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    8:30 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18–20). www.caledonialounge.com

    SOLID GOLD CORPSE Dave Zwart (Daisy) and Creston Spiers (Harvey Milk) play hummable pop with an edge.

    5000 Denver-based Meghann Jordan and Matt Youngblood are backed by Harvey Milk's Creston Spiers and Paul Trudeau playing '90s-inspired indie-rock originals.

    BAX & FRIENDS Original songs blending rock, country and blues, with the distinctive guitar stylings of Scott Baxendale.

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. www.jazzathensga.org

    THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s. 

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

    BRIAN SMITH Classical and avant-garde guitarist who incorporates various looping effects.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    THE WOOFS New local funk-rock band.

  • Porterhouse Grill

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-369-0990

    JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.

Games

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    2 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Artful Conversation

    Callan Steinmann leads a conversation on selected works from the exhibition "Muse: Mickalene Thomas Photographs and tête-à-tête."

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. $30–76. pac.uga.edu

    The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

    The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center performs Bach's Brandenburg Concertos.

Kidstuff

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • The Office Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-546-0840

    Karaoke

    KARAOKE With your host Lynn. Every Wednesday!

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-369-3040

    Open Mic Night

    OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. Backline provided!

  • The Globe

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-353-4721

    Hip Hop Open Mic

    HIP HOP OPEN MIC A weekly battle-style open mic that uses silent-disco headphones to encourage audience participation. Performers can bring their own beats, or the house will provide backing.

Events

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $7. rabbitboxstories@gmail.com

    Rabbit Box

    Storytellers share true-life tales. This month's theme is "Holidazed."

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8–10 p.m. www.hiloathens.com

    Santa Ming

    Take a holiday photo with Sexy Santa Ming Vase.

  • 8:30 a.m. FREE! www.1millioncups.com/athens

    1 Million Cups

    (Athens Area Chamber of Commerce) 1MC is a national program designed to educate, engage and connect entrepreneurs. Each week, a local startup presents their company to a supportive audience.

Classes

Lectures & Lit

  • Athens YWCO

    12–1 p.m. FREE! b.galvin.ywco@gmail.com

    YWCO Brown Bag Lunch Series

    Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital Sleep presents a conversation oh how to get and maintain a good night's sleep. Bring a lunch.

Theater

  • Rose Hall

    Dec. 13–16, 8 p.m. Dec. 17, 2:30 p.m. $15. www.roseofathens.org

    5th Yuletide Celebration

    Rose of Athens Theatre presents It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play.

Ending Wednesday, December 13

 

Support Groups

  • Nuçi's Space

    Mental Health Peer Support Group

    Meets the second Wednesday of every month. Open to anyone focused on improving their life and learning how to live with their condition. Next meeting Dec. 13. 6–7 p.m. FREE! www.nuci.org 

Word on the Street

  • Healthcare Navigator Assistance

    Kate Malone, an ACA Navigator with Insure GA, will provide assistance with Medicaid, Peachcare and Affordable Care Act applications. Dec. 10, 2–6 p.m. or Dec. 13, 4–7 p.m. 866-988-8216

Word on the Street