COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, January 8

18 events

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Nerd Herd

    Hang out with fellow nerds for a low-key hour of fun. Grades 6–12.

  • 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. 

  • Bogart Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Monday Funday

    Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will recieve pointers for building literacy and language skills.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Inventors Club

    Fun projects for bold engineers. Ages 6–10.

  • Treehouse Kid and Craft

    Sewing for Kids

    Topics include how to use a machine and sewing safety. Sundays, Jan. 22–Feb. 26, 2–4 p.m. www.treehousekidandcraft.com

Games

  • Grindhouse Killer Burgers

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

    Dirty South Trivia: Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll

    Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.

  • Beef 'O' Brady's

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-1916

    General Knowledge Trivia

    Win house cash and prizes! Every Monday night.

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    1 p.m. $4. ejstapler@gmail.com

    Duplicate Bridge

    Beginner players welcome.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8–10 p.m. FREE! www.highwirelounge.com

    Geeks Who Drink Trivia

    Test your general knowledge for prizes.

Live Music

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    Industry Night. 4 p.m. FREE! www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    LUCKY KITTY Athens-based dream-pop band.

    CLIP ART Local rap duo featuring Vann Johnson and Arizona Zimmerman.

    WHALE YOUTH Local group featuring an inspired take on traditional Eastern music.

  • The Foundry

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.thefoundryathens.com

    GREG KIHN Singer-songwriter and onetime FM radio staple known for rock hits like "Sheila" and "Jeopardy." 

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    SO NASTY Athens group led by saxophonist and vocalist Gnarly G and featuring a rotating cast of local musicians.

Classes

Events

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–10 p.m. www.ccbeerco.com

    Service Industry Night: New Year Rejuvenation

    The night features a yoga class with Shakti Power Yoga, live music by Whale Youth, food by Let's Eat!, and fortune cookies. The Athena Bar will serve Athenamosas with freshly squeezed juice and Cherokee Moon Mixology will be on site.

  • The Foundry

    4–11:30 p.m. FREE! www.thefoundryathens.com

    National Championship Viewing Party

    Celebrate the Dawgs playing in the National Championship game with giveaways and music from Greg Kihn 80s.

Ending Monday, January 8

 

Auditions

  • Rose Hall

    Cinderella

    Rose of Athens presents its third show of the season. Prepare a one-minute contemporary monologue. Contact to sign up for an audition time. Auditions on Jan. 8, 6–8 p.m. Callbacks on Jan. 9. Also accepting resumes for stage manager, costume design/build, set design/build and composer/musician. 706-340-9181, danielle@roseofathens.org

Kidstuff

Auditions

  • Memorial Park

    Almost, Maine

    (Quinn Hall) Athens Creative Theatre is seeking 10 men and 9 women ages 16+ for roles. Auditions on Jan. 8–9, 6–9 p.m. 706-613-3628, daniel.self@athensclarkecounty.com, www.athensclarkecounty.com/act