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Tuesday, October 10

31 events

Games

Classes

Events

  • Heirloom Cafe and Fresh Market

    6 p.m. $20. www.heirloomathens.com

    2nd Tuesday Wine Tasting

    Sample "Que Syrah, Shiraz," wines.

  • 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.

  • UGA Tate Student Center

    7–9 p.m. www.ugahomecoming.com

    Lip Sync Competition

    (Grand Hall) Watch student organizations compete in an extravagant display of song and dance. 

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 pm. FREE! www.music.uga.edu

    UGA British Brass Band

    The ensemble will perform traditional and contemporary songs in the classic British Brass Band tradition. 

Kidstuff

Meetings

  • 11 a.m. Annual Dues. www.womansclub.uga.edu

    University Woman's Club

    (Alps Road Presbyterian Church) The general meeting will be followed by a tea to honor past UWC Presidents. Members may invite adult daughters or grand-daughters. Stephen Armour, University Archivist and Electronic Records at the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, will speak on "UWC History and Special Collections Library."

Sports

  • East Athens Community Center

    Tuesdays, 6:30–8:30 p.m. & Saturdays, 1–4 p.m. FREE! www.ttathensga.com

    Table Tennis Matches and Training

    Beginner to advanced skill levels welcome.

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $15 (21+), $17 (18–20). www.caledonialounge.com

    SERATONES Rock and roll band from Shreveport, LA.

    PARTIALS Local psychedelic pop band with a rich, danceable sound.

  • The Foundry

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

    THE BROKEN STRING BAND Athens band blending Western folk with indie rock.

    OH, JEREMIAH Local alt-country band inspired by songwriters like Josh Ritter and Ryan Adams. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. $5. www.georgiatheatre.com

    MDOU MOCTAR Tuareg songwriter and musician playing original electronic compositions. 

    DRUNKEN FOREIGNER BAND A psychedelic twist on the traditional music of Thailand and Laos.

    THE TAXICAB VERSES Local group fronted by Jim Wilson and inspired by the traditional sounds of Ghana.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    EMILEIGH IRELAND Local singer-songwriter and experimental performer.

    ANTLERED AUNTLORD Fuzz-pop project fronted by local songwriter Jesse Stinnard.

    GODDESS COMPLEX Local experimental project.

    SANDY DENTURES No info available.

    ECHO CONSTANT Local sample-based electronic project.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    JOHN SWILLEY Local songwriter who blends gritty Southern rock, sultry R&B and Delta blues.

  • The World Famous

    9 p.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    MOTHERFUCKER Hard-driving, riffy local rock and roll trio.

    WAR BRIDES Sludgy, Chicago-based post-hardcore group.

    TWELVES Angular noise-rock band from Madison, WI.

Art

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    12 p.m. FREE! www.art.uga.edu

    Visiting Artist

    (S151) Vincent Desiderio is a realist painter from Sleepy Hollow, New York. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    5–9 p.m. www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    Meet the Artist

    Melissa Merrill's exhibition shares botanical and entomological illustrations. The UGA Entomology Department will present an insect zoo.

Film

  • Trio Contemporary Art Gallery

    6 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/triocontemporaryartgallery

    Rain the Color Blue with a Little Red in it

    Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai "Rain the Color Blue with a Little Red in it" is an homage to Prince's Purple Rain, telling the story of a musician struggling to make it against all odds in the Tuareg guitar scene of Niger. 

Lectures & Lit

  • Bogart Library

    5:30 p.m. FREE! 770-725-9443, www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Banking with Oconee State Bank

    Registration required.

  • Avid Bookshop

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Meet the Author

    (Prince Ave.) Meet Sandra Worsham in celebration of her book Going to Wings.

  • UGA Ecology Building

    3:30 p.m. FREE! www.ecology.uga.edu

    Meet the Author

    (Odum auditorium) "King of Sting" Justin O. Schmidt presents "Ant, wasp and bee stings: Paving the road for evolution of sociality in Hymenoptera." The talk will be followed by a book signing of Schmidt's most recent work The Sting of the Wild: The Story of the Man Who Got Stung for Science.