Monday, March 19

22 events


  • 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.

  • 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!

    Monday Funday

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

  • Oconee County Library

    6 p.m. FREE!

    Stranger Things Trivia Night

    Compete against other fans of the show. Grades 6–12. 

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4:30 p.m. FREE!

    Slime Storytime

    Participants will listen to Batholomew and the Oobleck by Dr. Seuss then make their own Oobleck slime. Ages 8 and up. 


Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. $5.

    QUEST GIVER New local experimental indie trio.

    SCOOTERBABE Scrappy, jangly local indie-pop group fronted by songwriter JJ Posway.

    DAGMAR VORK Athens-based DIY musician, songwriter and visual artist.

    ANTIPHONS Melodic indie-rock group from Richmond, VA.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. FREE!

    ROAD TO ROO Athens bands battle for a chance to perform at Bonnaroo 2018.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    BREE COULEUR Local singer-songwriter playing stripped-down folk music.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. FREE!

    OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night most Mondays. Hosted by Larry Forte.


  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    6:30 p.m. FREE!

    Women's History Month Film Screening

    (Room 271) Watch Strange Justice: The Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill Story

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    9 p.m. FREE!

    Creature Comforts Creature Feature

    Ming Vase presents Suddenly Last Summer, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Katherine Hepburn and Montgomery Clift. The Tennessee Williams stage play will be produced by Town & Gown Players April 13–22. 

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    7 p.m. FREE!

    Flicker Film Society

    Kaiju meets psychedelia in 1971's Godzilla Vs. The Smog Monster with animated sequences and dance club freakouts.

Lectures & Lit

  • UGA Tate Student Center

    11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. $125.

    "It's Time to Talk: Forums on Race"

    (Grand Hall) Hosted by the Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship Fund in partnership with Piedmont Athens and the UGA Student Government Association. Dialogue is led by trained Racial Justice Facilitators.

  • Oconee County Library

    7 p.m. FREE!

    3rd Monday Book Club

    Discuss Book of Marie by Terry Kay.


  • 9 am.–3 p.m.

    Youth Behavioral Health Summit

    (Bethlehem Church, 548 Christmas Ave. Hwy 11, Bethlehem, GA) Barrow County School Social Workers host a summit for professionals addressing mental health issues for children. 


  • 7 p.m. FREE!

    Beekeeping Open Discussion

    (Oglethorpe County Farm Bureau, 925 Athens Rd., Crawford) The Oglethorpe County Bee Club hosts an opportunity for beekeepers to ask questions.

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • The Pub

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-353-2831


    KARAOKE Sing to your heart's content every Monday.


  • UGA Performing Arts Center

    8 p.m. $39–46.

    TAO: Drum Heart

    The troupe showcase the ancient art of Japanese drumming with contemporary costumes, choreography and visuals. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.


  • Elbert Theatre, Elberton

    The Red Velvet Cake War

    Encore Productions is casting three men and seven women for an upcoming production of the comedy, The Red Velvet Cake War. Performances will be held June 15–24. Apr. 9–10, 6–8 p.m. 706-283-1049

Ending Monday, March 19



  • Multiple Locations

    Youth Sports Program Registration

    Now registering. Youth soccer co-ed program for ages 6–12. Mar. 20–Apr. 28. Flag football co-ed program for ages 5–12, Sundays, Mar. 18–13, 12–6 p.m. Sportstime co-ed program for ages 3–4. Mondays, Mar. 19–Apr. 23, 4:45–5:45 p.m. or Tuesdays, Mar. 20–Apr. 24, 4:45–5:45 p.m. Each program is $65–98.

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