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Tuesday, November 14

29 events

Performance

  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    Nov. 14, 7–9 p.m. & Nov. 15, 1–6 FREE! www.athica.org

    Loop 10: Restriction/Confinement

    Hear new experimental works by student composers from the Hugh Hodgson School of Music. These works are inspired by specific works of visual art in the gallery. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

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

    African American Authors Book Club

    This month's title is Same Kind of Different as Me by Ron Hall. Newcomers welcome.

  • Willson Center for Humanities & Arts

    5 p.m. FREE! wsmith78@uga.edu

    Meet the Author

    Celebrate the release of UGA Professor Valerie Babb's latest book A History of the African American Novel. RSVP.

Games

Classes

  • 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.

  • St. Gregory's Episcopal Church

    Gentle Hatha Yoga

    Drop in for a gentle Hatha, mindfulness-based class. Tuesdays, 5:30–7 p.m. $10. 706-543-0162, mfhealy@bellsouth.net

  • 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. 

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Adulting U

    Make some beautiful and heartfelt holiday cards for friends and family. Supplies are provided.

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.

Kidstuff

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. $10 (21+), $12 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    LYDIA LUNCH RETROVIRUS Avant-garde rock group fronted by legendary no-wave artist Lydia Lunch. 

    BATAILLE Atlanta-based noise-punk outfit.

    DICAPRIO Atlanta-based indie-rock trio.

  • Ciné Barcafé

    7:30 p.m. www.athenscine.com

    HAWK PROOF ROOSTER Local old-time string duo that sings and plays fiddle, banjo, ukulele, guitar and mandolin. Album release show!

    ART & MARGO ROSENBAUM Athens-based artists and folk musicians.

    HOG-EYED MAN Local instrumental duo that plays traditional Appalachian music.

  • The Foundry

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

    RUSS HALLAUER Folk and bluegrass musician and Welfare Liners member performs a solo set.

    ERIC CARTER Bloodkin member plays a solo set.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. $10. www.georgiatheatre.com

    MISTER TIE DYE Local nine-piece instrumental fusion group with a potent horn section.

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

    WHITEHALL JAZZ COLLECTIVE Local jazz pianist Greg Hankins leads his sizeable group through an eclectic set of music.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    TOM VISIONS BAND Post-mystical, electronic, psychedelic music from Visions and his group, plus special guests.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    GREAT BLUE Hard-grooving rock trio from Connecticut.

  • The World Famous

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

    TERI QUINN Indie-folk banjoist and singer-songwriter from Kansas City.

    ADAM JACO Acoustic folk and pop sounds from the See Bright Lights frontman.

Film

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Auditions

  • Stories and Songs of Christmas

    (Lavonia Cultural Center) Sign-up to sing a song or tell a story for the yuletide production. Solo and group performances are welcome. Nov. 14, 6–8 p.m. 706-491-9374