GEORGIA DISH BOYS New local rock group fronted by singer-songwriter Seth Martin.
TYLER KEY Folky local indie singer-songwriter.
ASHLEY NA Local singer-songwriter playing "garden-fresh folk songs."
REPENT AT LEISURE Local band playing "Irish rock," including traditional, punk, modern and original Celtic music.
KEN WILL MORTON With his gritty, soulful rasp, Morton blends folky Americana with rock and roll swagger.
STEVE ERWIN Long-running, Maine-based folk singer-songwriter.
BACKUP PLANET Progressive funk-rock group from Knoxville, TN.
MARADEEN High-energy five-piece rock group from Nashville.
BRIAN SMITH Classical and avant-garde guitarist who incorporates various looping effects.
AFTER FUNK Rocking dance-funk ensemble on tour from Toronto.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.
DAVID DONDERO Singer-songwriter and wandering troubadour crafts intimate, warbly folk tunes.
CALEB DARNELL Guitarist and member of The Darnell Boys plays a set of solo Americana.
LYDIA SERA Local visual artist and musician.
Tchaikovksy's Sleeping Beauty comes to life in this beautiful production by the State Ballet Theatre of Russia. A pre-concert lecture will be offered at 7:15 p.m. in the Balcony Theatre, room 400.
Every Wednesday. Prizes and house cash.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes.
Gather a team and compete.
(2440 W. Broad St.) Compete for prizes.
A storytelling program with hands-on activities. Ages 3.5–8.
Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Wednesday.
Stories, songs and crafts for preschool-aged children and their caregivers.
Read a fantasy book and make keepsake treasure boxes. 4th and 5th graders.
Ages 2–6 can make crafts, take portraits in an astronaut photo booth, sample space snacks and more. Guardians are encouraged to attend.
OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided!
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by White Rabbit Collective.
(Seller Labs, 1 Press Place) 1MC is a national program designed to educate, engage and connect entrepreneurs. Each week, a local startup presents their company to a supportive audience.
The brewery shows off its new Crowler machine for its birthday.
See photography by John Weber. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.
Watch Drive Angry (2011).
Watch a brief comedy joint filmed at a backyard comedy show.
(Room 271) Screenwriter Neil Landau will discuss his new book TV Writing in the Digital Era.
Terry Waltz will lead a fast-paced introduction to Mandarin using a new approach for fast learning. Feb. 21–23, 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Registration required. firstname.lastname@example.org, coe.uga.edu
Sign up in groups of 2–4 to make an oversized parade dragon out of recycled and found materials. Groups will receive a copy of the NEA Big Read book To Live, plus materials and instruction. Feb. 10–11, 1–4 p.m. $45 per group. Registration required. email@example.com, coe.uga.edu
(Quinn Hall) Ages 8–12 will use monologues, skits and improvisation to explore drama. Thursdays, Jan. 11–Feb. 15, 4:30–5:30 p.m. $83 (ACC residents), $124.50 (non-residents). www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure