COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, June 20

32 events

Comedy

Kidstuff

Classes

  • ACC Library

    10–11:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org

    Computer Class: eBooks and Audiobooks

    Learn how to use RBDigital. Registration required.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    7–10 p.m. $4–6. www.athensswingnight.com

    Athens Swing Night

    A one-hour lesson is followed by a two-hour dancing session. No experience or partner necessary. 

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    Flower Arranging

    The five-part certification series covers "Line Mass Design," "Foliage Design," "Creative and Miniature Design" and more. Begins Aug. 30, 9 a.m.–3 p.m. $45 per unit. botgarden.uga.edu

  • Acroyoga Jam

    (Center City Ballet, 750 N. Chase St.) Work in trios and rotate through the roles of base, flier and spotter. Sundays, 8 p.m. $5. www.centercityballet.com

Games

Art

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3623

    Gallery Talk

    Artists Janet Austin, Geri Forkner, Janette Meetze, Rebecca Mezoff, Tommye Scanlin and Kathy Spoering will have a discussion and demo in connection to "Time Warp...and Weft."

  • Craft Public House

    4–6 p.m. FREE! www.jamiecalkin.com

    Art Pop Up with Jamie Calkin

    Jamie is known for vibrant watercolor art of landmarks and scenes around Athens. He will be painting the scene at Craft Public House in anticipation for AthFest, and will also have prints available for purchase. A portion of proceeds will benefit AthFest.

Live Music

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    5 p.m. www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    CARLY MOFFA Country singer-songwriter and guitarist from Nashville.

  • The Foundry

    Terrapin Tuesday. 7 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE WELFARE LINERS This five-piece bluegrass unit blends classic tunes with melodic, high lonesome originals.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    LOS CANTARES Local desert-rock supergroup featuring members of Old Smokey and Moths.

    THE DIAMOND CENTER Psychedelic rock band from Austin, TX.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    THE ELECTRIC NATURE Athens-based experimental drone and noise-rock outfit.

    BONEMAGIC Underground industrial and noise composer.

    DENDERA BLOODBATH Experimental darkwave with autoharp and electronics of the artist's own design.

  • Nowhere Bar

    9 p.m. 706-546-4742

    TUESDAY NIGHT CONFESSIONAL This series, hosted by Fester Hagood, showcases acoustic solo sets from talented singer-songwriters from Athens and across the country. This week features Rick Fowler.

Events

  • UGA Special Collections Library

    2 p.m. FREE! jclevela@uga.edu

    Tuesday Tour at 2

    Take a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda on the second floor.

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    The Muscle Shoals All-Stars

    Enjoy a screening of a musical performance by the Muscle Shoals All-Stars featuring Patterson Hood, Bettye LaVette, Sam Moore, Dan Penn, Donnie Fritts and John Paul. Presented by Lincoln Center Local.

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • Mellow Mushroom

    9 p.m. FREE! 706-613-0892

    Karaoke

    KARAOKE Every Tuesday. Sing for your chance to win Terrapin swag.

Film

  • Ciné Barcafé

    7:30 p.m. $7.50–10. www.athenscine.com

    Nature Matters

    Wild Intelligence and the Arts + Sciences Council present a new documentary following the story of ten teenage digital natives over the course of one summer as they find themselves hiking trails, cleaning a polluted city creek and traveling 2,000 miles to visit Yellowstone National Park. Followed by a discussion with filmmaker Barbara Ann Temple.