COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, January 23

23 events

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. $30–56. www.pac.uga.edu

    The King's Singers

    The Grammy-winning British a cappella ensemble celebrates its 50th anniversary.

Games

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-8561

    Trivia

    General trivia hosted by Jacob and Wes.

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-8561

    Trivia

    General trivia hosted by Jacob and Wes.

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-8561

    Trivia

    General trivia hosted by Jacob and Wes.

  • The Rail Athens

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-354-7289

    Trivia at the Rail

    Trivia hosted by Nic every Tuesday.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

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

    Locos Trivia

    Westside and Eastside locations of Locos Grill and Pub feature trivia night every Tuesday.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    6 p.m. FREE! www.therookandpawn.com

    Happy Hour Trivia

    Hosted by James Majure. 

  • Blind Pig Tavern

    8:30 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/blindpigtavern

    Full Contact Trivia

    (2301 College Station Road) Every Tuesday.

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.

Events

  • Heirloom Cafe and Fresh Market

    6 p.m. $20. 706-354-7901, www.heirloomathens.com

    2nd Tuesday Tasting

    This month's theme is "Fall Wines." Reservations required.

  • 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.

Art

  • Gallery @ Hotel Indigo–Athens

    6:30–8:30 p.m. FREE! www.indigoathens.com

    Opening Reception

    "House Beautiful" explores domestic landscapes through works by Holly Coulis, Sarah Hobbs, Paige Adair, April Childers, Jess Machacek and Justin Barker. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.

  • Trio Contemporary Art Gallery

    Trifecta Call for Artists

    "Trifecta" is open to MFA students attending UGA, Georgia State and Georgia Southern. Deadline Feb. 4. Exhibition runs Mar. 9–31. trioathens@gmail.com, www.trioathens.com

Sports

  • East Athens Community Center

    Tuesdays, 6–8:30 p.m. & Saturdays, 1–4 p.m. First visit free. www.ttathensga.com

    Table Tennis Matches and Training

    Beginner to advanced skill levels welcome.

Lectures & Lit

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Adult Book Club

    Discuss Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate. 

  • Bogart Library

    5:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

    Paige Powell will discuss what the program has to offer to support local grandparents. Light refreshments served.

  • 8:15 a.m.–4:20 p.m. dlowery@uga.edu, artistrightssymposium.wordpress.com

    Artist Rights Symposium

    (200 Moore-Rooker Hall, 600 Lumpkin Ave.) A series of panels will present topics spanning from available resources to music creators, cultural diplomacy and law enforcement and artists' rights, potential legislative solutions, antitrust regulations and performing rights societies.

Live Music

  • The Foundry

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

    THE STEEL WHEELS Virginia four-piece playing a seamless blend of folk-rock and Americana.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $10 (adv.), $12 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    CAAMP Folky "power duo" out of Athens, OH.

    PIERCE EDENS Americana singer-songwriter from Asheville, NC.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    MANI Experimental acid-folk three-piece from Macon.

    ATRIA Macon-based folk project with a warm, ethereal sound.

    GODDESS COMPLEX Local experimental ambient project.

    TOM VISIONS Post-mystical, electronic, psychedelic music.

    SPACE BROTHER Local experimental electronic artist. 

Film

  • Ciné Barcafé

    6:30 p.m. (reception), 7:30 p.m. (film). FREE! www.athensjff.org

    The Band's Visit

    The Willson Center and the Athens Jewish Film Festival present a screening of the critically acclaimed musical The Band's Visit.

Kidstuff

Word on the Street

  • Athens, GA

    Athens Hip Hop Awards Nominations

    Vote now for your favorite hip-hop artist, hair stylist, urban business professional, restaurant and other categories for the Athens Hip Hop Awards, which will be held Mar. 25. www.athenshiphopawards.com