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Tuesday, March 20

38 events

Events

  • Holy Cross Lutheran Church

    8 p.m. FREE! www.athensrockandgemclub.org

    Athens Rock and Gem Club

    Jose Santamaria presents "The Georgia Gold Rush Miners, '29ers, and Gold Fever in Them Thar Hills"

  • 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.

  • 6–8 p.m. $8–15. wine.jsbottleshop@gmail.com

    Friday Wine Winedowns

    (J's Bottle Shop, 1452 Prince Ave.) Manilla Express will be at this Friday Wine Winedown to pair Filipino food with craft wine.

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    7:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3623

    Public Reading: Composing the Past

    Works created during the winter session, "Composing the Past, Writing in the Ware-Lyndon House," will be read. Poetry and short fiction was inspired by rooms of the historic house.

  • Athens First Bank & Trust

    8 a.m. $10. www.cityspin.com/athens

    Small Business Breakfast Club

    The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce hosts a discussion with the Athens mayoral candidates. 

Performance

  • UGA Ramsey Concert Hall

    8 p.m. $39. www.pac.uga.edu

    Aspen String Trio

    Violinist David Perry, violist Victoria Chiang and cellist Michael Mermagen share a 20-year friendship and long-time association as artist-faculty with the Aspen Music Festival. The program will include Mozart's Divertimento in E-flat Major and Dvorak's String Sextet in A Major. 

  • Trio Contemporary Art Gallery

    8 p.m. $10–15 suggested donation. www.trioathens.com

    ROVA Saxophone Quartet

    The quartet draws inspiration from the visual arts, contemporary poetry and contemporary dance. The performance is part of their 40th Anniversary Concert Tour.

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.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    7:30 p.m. www.therookandpawn.com

    Playtest Night

    Network and try out new, unpublished games from developers.

  • Little Kings Shuffle Club

    6–8 p.m. www.facebook.com/ugaspear

    Fact or Fake News Trivia

    UGA Professor Mark Farmer presents SPEAR's alternative trivia night, showing how scientific fact can be spun to create doubt. Winners will receive a prize.

Classes

Film

  • Ciné Barcafé

    8:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenscine.com

    Bad Movie Night: Uninvited

    A top secret experiment goes awry, unleashing a mutated killer cat onto a yacht full of horny co-eds on their way to the Cayman Islands.

  • Morton Theatre

    7–10 p.m. $15. www.halfmoonoutfitters.com

    The Banff Mountain Film Festival

    A collection of action, environmental and adventure films for all ages to enjoy.

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    ASPEN ANONDA Athens-based indie-pop singer-songwriter.

    HIGHBEAMS Feel-good folk-rock band from Woodstock. 

    WENDLO Atlanta-based folk-pop duo of Jacob and Chelsea Hamilton.

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    11 a.m.–3 p.m. FREE! www.calintitos.com

    LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays folk with Latin influences every Tuesday.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    5 p.m. FREE! www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    LOUIS ROMANOS TRIO Local jazz combo led by percussionist Louis Romanos.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    SELINE HAZE Athens-based hip-hop artist who makes "music to inspire, to empathize and to motivate."

    JAVAE Psychedelic, introspective local rapper.

    JAY AMERICANA Pop-trap artist from Atlanta.

  • The Foundry

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

    BORDERHOP TRIO High lonesome pickin' and singing from Athens' own bluegrass outfit.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    ANNIE HART One-third of Au Revoir Simone performs a solo set.

    SPIDER Brooklyn-based folk band.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    HUNTER CALLAHAN Young, Nashville-based pop singer-songwriter.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $10. www.georgiatheatre.com

    LIGHT BRIGADE Local rock and roll five-piece. 

    JESTER Athens-based rock quartet.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    FREESTYLE CYPHER NIGHT A night of rhymes and beats, featuring local and touring MCs and hosted by Linqua Franqa.

  • The World Famous

    7 p.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    ADVANCE BASE Chicago-based electropop project led by Owen Ashworth, formerly of Casiotone for the Painfully Alone. 

    GREG JAMIE Dusky solo project from the O'Death singer and guitarist.

    CLAIRE CRONIN Singer and poet Cronin plays folk music that's both delicate and intense.

Lectures & Lit

  • UGA Chapel

    7 p.m. FREE! lcornel@uga.edu

    Donald L. Hollowell Lecture

    Latina activist and photographer Maria Varela presents "Time to Get Ready." 

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

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

    Adult Book Club

    Discuss Burial Rites by Hannah Kent.

  • Multiple Locations

    11:45 a.m. at the Larry Walker Room of UGA Dean Rusk Hall & 6 p.m. at Prince Ave. Avid Bookshop. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Meet the Author

    Meet Benjamin Zawacki in celebration of Thailand: Shifting Ground Between the U.S. and a Rising China.

  • Ciné Barcafé

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

    Brian Clements

    Clements, co-editor of Bullets into Bells: Poets & Citizens Respond to Gun Violence, will offer a poetry reading and discussion.

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.

Kidstuff

Theater

  • Seney-Stovall Chapel

    Mar. 20–24, 8 p.m. Mar. 25, 2:30 p.m. $7–12. ugatheatre.com

    BFE

    Julia Cho's darkly comic tale details an Asian-American teen's struggle with identity and a rash of local murders.