COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, February 19

24 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.

  • 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. 

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

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

    Inventors Club

    Fun projects for bold engineers. Ages 6–10.

  • East Athens Community Center

    9 a.m.–4 p.m. $15. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    Out of School Program

    Participants will test their knowledge in "Game Show Madness." 

  • Rocksprings Community Center

    9 a.m.–4 p.m. $15. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    Out of School Program

    Participants will build a lava lamp and explore physics and chemistry in "Outrageous Science." 

  • Bogart Library

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

    Engineer's Week: Baby Builders Storytime

    Little ones and their caregivers learn about building literacy skills. Up to age 3. 

  • Bogart Library

    4 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Engineer's Week: Edible Destruction

    The activity encourages kids to build, destroy then eat.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    10 a.m.–6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Danish Hearts

    Make a Danish heart with paper and pipe cleaners. Supplies and instructions are provided. Ages 6 and up.

  • Lay Park

    10 a.m.-3 p.m. $17–25.50. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    Youth Field Trip

    Children ages 8–15 can take a trop to the Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta.

Events

  • Oconee County Library

    12–4 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    AARP Tax Assistance

    AARP volunteers will assist individuals of all ages with their tax preparation. This free service is provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

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.

Film

  • Miller Learning Center

    7 p.m. FREE! sos.uga.edu/filmfest

    Animal Voices Film Festival: Called to Rescue

    (Room 148) The documentary showcases the lives of rescued animals and the people who care for them at farm sanctuaries across the country. 

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    9 p.m. FREE! www.hiloathens.com

    Creature Comforts Creature Feature

    Ming Vase presents Suddenly Last Summer, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Katherine Hepburn and Montgomery Clift. The Tennessee Williams stage play will be produced by Town & Gown Players April 13–22. 

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. $5. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    WOOLBRIGHT Emo-tinged indie-rock group from Davie, FL.

    TIDALIST New local alternative rock group.

    GHOST BUDDY New Athens-based shoegaze band.

    NOVELTY FOXTROT Heavy local emo four-piece.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    JAZZ JAM Enjoy jazz sounds from talented local musicians.

Theater

  • The Classic Center

    7:30 p.m. classiccenter.com

    Cabaret

    See a production of the Tony-winning masterpiece. 

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. $36–41. pac.uga.edu

    Accordion Virtuosi of Russia

    The ensemble has a repertoire ranging from folk music to rock songs. 

Word on the Street

  • MOAS Vaccine Clinic

    (1888 Colbert-Danielsville Rd., Danielsville) The Madison Oglethorpe Animal Shelter offers discounted rabies vaccinations as well as other vaccines, tests, microchips and nail trims. Third Sundays, 11 a.m.–3 p.m. www.moaspets.com

Classes

  • East Georgia Cancer Coalition Fitness Class

    (Ramsey Student Center) The EGCC offers a group fitness class for UGA cancer survivors who are at least six months removed from treatment along with their family and friends. FREE! Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 5–July. 27. 5:30 p.m. 706-542-6449, info@eastgeorgiacancer.org

Ending Monday, February 19

 

Classes

  • Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center

    Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Workshop

    (Healing Lodge) Years of medical research and training are blended into eight Mondays of instruction and a one-day mindfulness retreat focused on reducing stress and anxiety and increasing general well-being. Classes begin Aug. 20, 6–8:30 p.m. $248/series. 706-543-0162, mfhealy@bellsouth.net, www.mindfuliving.org