COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, April 16

22 events

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    SEMICIRCLE Lush, captivating folk-rock project featuring members of Reptar.

    THE HOLY KNIVES Psych-rock band from San Antonio led by two brothers.

    CURT CASTLE Atlanta indie-rock band led by Semicircle's Andrew McFarland.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE COPPER CHILDREN Indie Americana act from Denver, CO.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. $35. www.georgiatheatre.com

    GILLIAN WELCH Singer-songwriter and Americana luminary known for her reverent take on traditional sounds. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.

  • Georgia Theatre

    Girtz for Mayor Fundraiser. On the Rooftop. 5:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    HAWK PROOF ROOSTER Local old-time string duo that sings and plays fiddle, banjo, ukulele, guitar and mandolin.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    BREE COULEUR Local singer-songwriter playing stripped-down folk music.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

    OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night most Mondays. Hosted by Larry Forte.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    JAZZ FUNK JAM Local jazz musician Mason Davis hosts this monthly jam session.

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.

  • Oconee County Library

    6–8 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Movie Night

    Watch The Empire Strikes Back. Grades 6–12.

  • 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. 

  • Bogart Library

    10:15 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Monday Funday

    Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will recieve pointers for building literacy and language skills.

Meetings

  • Snipes Water Resource Center

    5:30 p.m. FREE! www.accgov.com

    Public Meeting

    "Athens in Motion– Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan." 

  • 7 p.m. FREE! ocbeeclub.com

    The Oglethorpe County Bee Club

    (Oglethorpe County Farm Bureau, 925 Athens Rd., Crawford) Cory Momany will discuss honey harvest and processing. 

Games

Events

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    7:30 p.m. Tips encouraged. www.boybutante.org

    Boybutante Drag Search

    Join Miss Thing as she looks for the Drag Queen or King with the right Beauty, Intelligence, Tenacity, Charm and Hautness! The grand prize is a place in the 29th annual Boybutante Ball.

Lectures & Lit

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • The Pub

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-353-2831

    Karaoke

    KARAOKE Sing to your heart's content every Monday.

Sports

  • East Athens Community Center

    Mondays, 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.

Ending Monday, April 16

 

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