Seven galleries stay open late the third Thursday of every month. Participating galleries include the Georgia Museum of Art, Lamar Dodd School of Art, ATHICA, Lyndon House Arts Center, Ciné, the GlassCube & Gallery @ Hotel Indigo and The Classic Center.
Sarah Cowan White will speak in her exhibition "Easement" in the Lounge Gallery. Nena Gilreath, East Athens Educational Dance Center Supervisor, will also speak about the memories associated with her Barbies as part of out Collections from our Community program. See Art Notes on p. 13.
Local photographer Brittainy Lauback will discuss her exhibition, “Liberty,” which includes photographs examining cruise culture. See Art Notes on p. 13.
One-part gallery show, one-part public art project, this event features eight illustrated poem collaborations between local visual artists and poets. Original artwork will be for sale through the CCBC Gallery and digital prints for sale through The K. A. Artist Shop. A percentage of art sales benefit the Get Artistic nonprofit fund. Music and snacks will be provided. See Art Notes on p. 13.
Los Angeles-based artist Joe Sola performs "Watching TV with my Dealer." The week-long performance concludes with a reception on Friday from 6–8 p.m. See Art Notes on p. 13.
KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic Dr. Fred and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more. Every Thursday.
KARAOKE Hosted every Thursday by DJ Gregory.
Enjoy snacks and chat about graphic novel The Cardboard Kingdom by Chad Sell. For ages 8 & up.
Read aloud to a canine friend. RSVP.
A Dragons Love Tacos themed party full of music, dragons and taco crafts. The Dragon himself makes a guest appearance. Children ages 2–11.
SIX STRING THERAPY Local vocalist and guitarist Alex Boskoff plays originals inspired by everyone from James Taylor to Garth Brooks.
EASTER ISLAND Lush, local post-rock band with pop melodies, tender harmonies and shimmering guitars.
SAFARI ROOM Indie-rock band from Nashville, TN.
TEDO STONE Rootsy, Atlanta-based rock and roll singer-songwriter.
TAVO CARBONE & EMILEE LEIGH Eclectic folk-pop duo.
EMILEIGH IRELAND Local folk-pop singer-songwriter with a strong, compelling vocal style.
MUX BLANK Local experimental performer.
RED OAK SOUTHERN STRING BAND This Watkinsville-based band plays rootsy Americana tunes.
PERPETUAL GROOVE This local group has long stirred crowds into a frenzy with its exciting jams and spirited cover tunes. This is a special acoustic set.
REDSTONE RAMBLERS Local blues-folk group led by songwriter Mark Wilmot.
JAZZ JAM Some of our town's most talented musicians get together at this happening. Bring your axe, or grab a table and give an ear.
SLOPFEST Night one of the four-night festival features Looper Nova, Razzi King, Shriekus and Sleepy Company. See story on p. 7.
UNAKA PRONG Proggy jazz-fusion group from Boone, NC.
Meet at the bar for a round of trivia.
Classic City Trivia hosts Terrapin-sponsored trivia. Win house cash and prizes.
This month's topic is Airbnb.
Five Points Yoga instructors lead a class surrounded by works of art.
(1075 W. Broad St) Learn how to repair your bike with tools and advice from experts.
Read philosophy books from ancient Greece to modern times.
This facilitated book club serves adults of all abilities and will be reading out loud and discussing book of the month The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate.
The Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation presents a brown bag lunch on Across the River by Maxine Pinson Easom and Patsy Hawkins Arnold. See Story on p. 6.
Presented by Avid Bookshop, authors Maxine Pinson Easom and Patsy Hawkins Arnold will discuss their book Across the River: The People, Places, and Culture of East Athens.
See snakes up close with a representative from Sandy Creek Nature Center.
Space battle in real time with a VR experience and make the phases of the moon with Oreo cookies.
(J's Bottle Shop) Explore Europe’s sparkling and fortified wine traditions and production. Also enjoy a tasting comparing countries' different styles. Attendees receive 10% off all purchases on date of class.
Avid Bookshop hosts a book signing for Across the River, a new book on East Athens by Maxine Easom and Patsy Arnold. See Story on p. 6.
Divers, photographers and scientists set out on an ocean adventure to discover why coral reefs are disappearing and to reveal the underwater mystery to the world.
A fun coming-of-age Hollywood romcom set against a backdrop of live music. Featuring appearances by several Athens bands, including Deep State and Roadkill Ghost Choir.
Seeking people age 60 or older who live alone and don't have any pets to participate in a study assessing the impact of feline companionship on mental and emotional health. Participants will select an indoor cat to foster from the Athens Area Humane Society or Campus Cats Rescue. Pet supplies are provided. 706-542-8310, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com