COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, April 22

17 events

Outdoors

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

    3 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Tail Waggin' Tutors

    Reading aloud to a dog creates a relaxed, non-judgmental environment that helps kids develop their reading skills and builds confidence. Register for a 15-minutes session. Grades K-5.

  • ACC Library

    3–4 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

    Read to Rover

    Beginning readers read aloud to certified therapy dogs.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

    Fancy Nancy Tea Party

    Come for tea, games, snacks and readings of Jane O'Connor's Fancy Nancy books.

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    THE LUCKY JONES Local band playing old-school rockin' rhythm and blues.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    1 p.m. $25. www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    ANNIVERSARY PARTY Featuring music from The Shoal Creek Stranglers, Blue Yonder, Little Gold and Rose HotelSee story on p. 8.

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. $12 (adv.), $15 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE SEGAR JAZZ AFFAIR WXAG radio DJ Dwain Segar curates a night of smooth jazz. This month's show features Marcus Click.

  • No. 3 Railroad Street

    3 p.m. $5. www.3railroad.org

    SUNDAY AFTERNOON SONGWRITERS' REVIVAL A monthly event hosted by Mark "Mojo" Wilmot. This month's show features Timothy O'Connell and Justin Bridges.

  • Southern Brewing Company

    2 p.m. $10. www.classiccitymusicfestival.com

    CLASSIC CITY MUSIC FESTIVAL New West Records and the UGA Music Business Program present an all-day lineup of music, featuring Cracker, David Barbe & Inward Dream Ebb, School U, Kaptivated, Hunter Callahan, Property of Bolton, Bahinz and the Band, Xanny P, The Powers, Room 9, The Pink Stones and more. See story on p. 8.

  • Studio 1093

    4 p.m. $10. www.musicontheboulevard.com

    MICHELLE MALONE Americana singer-songwriter who puts an honest and emotional spin on her music.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    3 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

    JEREMIAH STRICKLIN One-half of local Americana duo Oh Jeremiah performs solo.

Performance

  • Canopy Studio

    Apr. 20, 8 p.m. Apr. 21, 4 p.m. & 8 p.m. Apr. 22, 2 p.m. $6–15. www.canopystudio.org

    Lightness of Being

    Canopy's advanced students present "Lightness of Being," an aerial arts performance featuring silks, cubes, trapezes and more. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

Lectures & Lit

  • Oconee County Library

    3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Iconic Images of Warfare

    Colonel Lawrence Saul will present historical paintings and modern photographs of warfare from the late 18th century until today. 

Theater

  • Athens Community Theater

    Apr. 19–21, 8 p.m. Apr. 22, 2 p.m. $8–15. www.townandgownplayers.org

    Suddenly Last Summer

    Town & Gown Players presents Tennessee Williams' Southern gothic tale. Starring Gay McCommons and Ming Vase-Dynasty.

  • Oconee County Civic Center

    Apr. 19 & 21, 7:30 p.m. Apr. 22, 2:30 $16–18. brightstoneathens.com

    Thoroughly Modern Millie

    A small town girl searches for new life in the bright lights of 1920s New York City. 

Events

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1:30–3:30 p.m. terrapinbeer.com

    Sunday Market

    Terrapin and Athens Land Trust hosts a weekly market with local produce and food vendors. 

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    Apr. 21, 1–10 p.m. Apr. 22, 1–6 p.m. $25. creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    Anniversary Party

    Creature Comforts Celebrate their Fourth Anniversary with live music, a Get Artistic art station and special t-shirts. Manila Express and 1000 Faces Coffee will be onsite. Tours of the new Southern Mills brewery will be offered on Saturday from 10 a.m.–12 p.m. for $10. See Story on p. 8.

Ending Sunday, April 22

 

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