COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, April 22

15 events

Art

  • Jittery Joe's Coffee

    7 p.m. FREE! Blairjaninetaylor@gmail.com

    Closing Reception

    (1480 Baxter St.) Closing reception of paintings by Athens artist Blair Janine. 

Games

Kidstuff

  • 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. 

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    BRAD GERKE Local folk and alt-country singer-songwriter.

    ASPEN ANONDA Athens-based indie-pop singer-songwriter.

    ANNIE LEETH Local violinist and multi-instrumentalist composer.

  • 40 Watt Club

    7 p.m. $7 (adv.), $10 (door). www.40watt.com

    RUHAA! Local rock band with alternative and blues influences.

    N1KI Athens folk-pop singer-songwriter.

    AMANDA ROCKENBACH Up-and-coming local singer-songwriter.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

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

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MINGLEWOOD MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Grateful Dead.

Events

  • Rocksprings Community Center

    6-8 p.m. $5-7.50. www.accgov.com/leisure

    Internet Basics

    This class will introduce participants 18 & up  to how the internet works, locating information online, using search engines and basic internet safety.

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

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

    Georgia Review Earth Day Celebration

    National Book Award winner Barry Lopez, one of the country's most important environmental writers and advocates, will be the keynote speaker.

  • Community

    7 p.m. $5. www.shopcommunityathens.com

    The True Cost

    The True Cost is a documentary that examines the process of how our clothes are being made, the people who make them, and the impact the fast fashion industry has on our world. 

Film

  • Ciné

    7:45 p.m. $9.75. www.athenscine.com

    Amazing Grace Panel Discussion

    A panel discussion following the film screening will include guest speakers Freda Scott Giles, Lesley Feracho and Jean Kidula, and will be led by Ed Pavlić, AFAI Board Member and UGA Professor of English and African American Studies.

  • Ciné

    1 p.m. $7.50. www.athenscine.com

    Never Look Away

    The OLLI@UGA CINEMA@CINÉ Special Interest Group meets once month to watch a matinee film together and enjoy a discussion about the film, with refreshments and snacks—the cinema equivalent to a book club.