COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, February 18

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.

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    1–5 p.m. $30. www.botgarden.uga.edu

    Orchard Fruit Production

    Learn the best ways to expand fruit production in your own orchard. Topics include proper pruning techniques, seasonal maintenance, spraying techniques and pest and disease care.

  • Thrive

    5 p.m. FREE! www.thrivespace.net

    Rock Tape Workshop

    Learn about how kinesio tape can reduce pain then get taped for free. 

Theater

  • UGA Chapel

    Feb. 15–17, 8 p.m. & Feb. 18, 3 p.m. $15. www.project-safe.org

    The Vagina Monologues

    Project Safe presents its annual production of Eve Ensler's award-winning play. Women of all ages and backgrounds perform monologues ranging from humorous to devastating, profound to profane. Proceeds benefit Project Safe.

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Feb. 16–17, 20–24, 8 p.m. Feb. 18 & 25, 2:30 p.m. $16. ugatheatre.com

    Detroit

    (Cellar Theatre) The lives of an average couple are upended by the arrival of mysterious new neighbors in their Detroit suburb. See Theater Notes on p. 14.

  • Town and Gown Players

    Feb. 9–10, 15–17, 8 p.m. Feb. 11 & 18, 2 p.m. $8–15. townandgownplayers.org

    Brighton Beach Memoirs

    Neil Simon's depiction of his Depression-era family living in New York is narrated by 15-year-old Eugene, who is obsessed with baseball and sex. See Theater Notes on p. 14.

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Feb. 16–17 & 22–24, 7 p.m. Feb. 18 & 25, 3 p.m. $10. athenslittleplayhouse.net

    The Little Mermaid

    Journey "under the sea" with Ariel and her aquatic friends in an adaptation of Disney's Broadway prodution. 

Live Music

Art

  • Athens Academy

    2–5 p.m. FREE! www.athensacademy.org

    Artist Reception

    "Looking Up! Artistic Exploration of Our Skies" features paintings, drawings and sculputre by Ana Anest and Scott Pope.  See Art Notes on p. 11.

Lectures & Lit

Film

Meetings

  • 11:30 a.m. FREE! athensga.quaker.org

    Presentation on the Interfaith Sanctuary Coalition

    (Cherokee Corners Church, Watkinsville) Learn about the work being done by the ISC.