SHOEGAZERS Power-pop band from Kennesaw.
EDDIE RASCAL Eclectic pop-punk four-piece from Atlanta.
ODD STREET Funky, "jamtastic" local rock crew.
NBLOCK Local hip-hop artist.
B.Y.V. & Y.O.D Two local hip-hop collectives team up.
SQUALLE Athens-based hip-hop artist with a thoughtful, throwback sound.
DJ COUNTRY BOY Spinning hip-hop sounds.
GROOVE FETISH Proggressive jam-rock group from Wilmington, NC.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.
SECRET CONCERT Apply for tickets online, and find out the location the day before. The artists are unknown until you arrive at the show. See story on p. 12.
Join artists Mary Pearse, Demi Thomloudis, Sunkoo Yuh, Jennifer Crenshaw and Ted Saupe for a talk about their work in the exhibition "Crafting History: Textiles, Metals and Ceramics at the University of Georgia."
Participants will play detective to solve a murder. Grades 6–12.
A storytelling program with hands-on activities. Ages 3.5–8.
Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Wednesday.
Preschool-aged children will learn social and language skills through songs stories and crafts. Ages almost 3–almost 5.
Stories, songs and crafts for preschool-aged children and their caregivers.
Attendees will share books, songs, puppets and rhymes. Ages 1.5–5.
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.
OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided!
Gardeners of all experience levels can learn about flowering shrubs in "Camellias, Azaleas and Gardenias." Registration required.
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.
(Room 147) Learn about the organization (fem)me. Attendees are encouraged to bring donations of tampons, pads and Midol.
Offer input regarding Dudley Park Master Plan Revision.
Watch The Wizard of Oz.
Boybutante presents a stage reading of the beloved classic. Performers include Harry Dixon, Miss He, Nathan Altman, Diego Wolf, Jacqueline Daniels and Ming Vase-Dynasty. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.
Adults of all abilities can read out loud and discuss books. Dec. 20 at 1 p.m. 706-795-5597, www.athenslibrary.org/madison