Preschool aged children and their caregivers play instruments, sing and dance together.
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.
Docents will lead a Gio Ponti tour.
The "Spotlight 2017" exhibit features paintings by Paul Collins, Erin McIntosh and Christina Foard. See Art Notes on p. 15.
The group hosts its annual meeting and reception. RSVP.
(Bridge Gallery) See photographs by Mary Ruth Moore, who taught at UGA for over 40 years.
Local art and crafts vendors needed for Handmade Holiday Market. 10x10 spaces are $35. Dec. 2, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. www.hipvintagehandmade.com
KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic Dr. Fred and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more. Every Thursday!
BLUEGRASS JAM Bring your own instrument! All pickers are welcome every Thursday.
Learn the basics of Excel 2010.
Beginners can learn how to knit and intermediate knitters can get help on projects.
The resume workshop is a two-part program covering how to write a cover letter, include professional references and more. Sept. 8 & Sept. 15, 5:30–7 p.m. The job interviewing skills workshop is a two-part program includes mock-interviews and tips for different types of interviews. Sept. 22 & Sept. 29, 5:30–7:30 p.m. For ages 15 & up. Online registration required. 706-613-3593, www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure
Dr. Lydia Anderson presents "Backyard Birds and Their Turds."
The Athens Neighborhood Health Center celebrates National Health Centers Week with free health screenings and voter registration.
Knitters of all levels are welcome.
DONNY KNOTTSVILLE Local hip-hop artist combines modern and traditional rap styles. Album release show! See Calendar Pick on p. 24.
BLUE BODIES New local punk band.
LOUIE LARCENY Local MC with a fiery delivery and dark, moody beats.
CALICO VISION Dream-pop group from Athens.
CHRISTOPHER WITHOUT HIS LIVER Songwriter Chris Ingham plays a set of loop-heavy solo jams.
AJ GRIFFIN Griffin, of French Exit and Circulatory System, plays a solo set.
LYDIA SERA Local visual artist and musician.
JOHN WILKES PHONE BOOTH Solo project from Gumshoe's Andy Dixon.
ACROSS THE WIDE Southern rock band from Cumming with bluegrass influence.
FAT ARM DADDY Athens-based rhythm and blues trio.
PIP THE PANSY Formerly known as Wrenn, this local artist plays eclectic, radio-ready pop.
SAM BURCHFIELD The Atlanta-based singer-songwriter plays a set of his folk-pop tunes.
EUGENE MARIE New electropop duo from Brooklyn.
HARDY AND THE HARDKNOCKS Local singer-songwriter T. Hardy Morris and his band play twangy, raucous folk-rock.
GRINGO STAR Atlanta-based indie rock quartet.
MIGHTY Alternative rock group from Atlanta.
COWBOY CURTYS New local alt-country band.
JAZZ JAM Some of our town's most talented jazz musicians get together at this monthly happening. Bring your axe, or grab a brew and a table and give an ear.
VOLUMES PRESENTS Local hip-hop zine Volumes presents a night of music, featuring G-Money, Squalle & L.G., Eli Eternal and Pipe Pacino.
DR. STRANGELOVE Atlanta-based band with psychedelic ultra grooves and tasty licks.
REV. TRIBBLE AND THE DANCING MAGNOLIAS Local group led by Athens rock fixture Rev. Conner Mack Tribble.
Meet at the bar for a round of trivia.
Beginner and experienced players welcome.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with wireless headphones and two channels of music. One of them is a request line!
(Meet at Shade Garden Arbor) Learn more about flora and fauna of the garden while enjoying fresh air and inspirational readings. Ramblers are encouraged to bring their own nature writings or favorite poems and essays to share with the group.
Read philosophy books from ancient Greece to modern times.
Three master concert artists perform keyboard works of Bach, Beethoven and Brahms.
Watch An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power then hear a panel discussion with Dr. Patricia Yeager, Dr. Erin Lipp and Dr. Duncan Elkins.