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Tuesday, August 14

25 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    10–11:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org

    Computer Class: eBooks and Audiobooks

    Learn how to use RBDigital. Registration required.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • ACC Library

    Digital Media Center One-on-One

    Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs. Thursdays, 6 p.m. and Saturdays, 11 a.m. 706-613-3650

  • ACC Library

    One-on-One Computer Skills

    Personalized instruction available for various computer topics. Thursdays, 9 a.m. 706-613-3650, ext. 354, www.athenslibrary.org/athens

  • 7:30–11 p.m. $4 (students), $6. athensswingnight.com

    Athens Swing Night

    (Athens Fit Club, 1059 Baxter St. Suite A) Intermediate (7:30 p.m.) and beginner (8:15 p.m.) lessons, then open dancing. No partner or previous experience required. 

Games

Events

Kidstuff

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    10 a.m. FREE! callan@uga.edu, www.georgiamuseum.org

    Toddler Tuesday

    Families and children 18 months–3 years can take a tour, listen to stories and participate in a hands-on activity. This month's program is "Horses and Helmets," inspired by the exhibition "One Heart, One Way: The Journey of a Princely Art Collection." 

  • Normal Books

    10:30 a.m. FREE! normalbooks@gmail.com

    Tuesday Storytime

    An all-ages picture book storytime with snacks. 

  • ACC Library

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

    Hands In! Presents: American Sign Language for Teens

    Hands In! offers a class on ASL.

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    Teen Sewing Club

    Teens can focus on sewing projects with the guidance of a professional. Tuesdays, Sep. 11–25, 5:30–7:30 p.m. $5 per week. 706-613-3623

Comedy

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8:30 p.m. FREE! efj32330@gmail.com, www.hendershotscoffee.com

    Decaf Comedy Open Mic

    Hear comics from Athens and Atlanta. Newcomers welcome. Email to perform. Second Tuesday of the month.

Meetings

  • 6–8 p.m. FREE! dav.org

    Disabled American Veterans (DAV)

    (AMVETS, 1001 Winterville Rd.) The DAV assist veterans and their families with benefits, counseling, case forms and more.

DJs

Live Music

  • The Foundry

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

    TRUE BORN SONS New local traditional folk project led by songwriter Liam Parke.

    BETWEEN TWO NAYBORS Members of local folk band Between Naybors perform a duo set.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    KILL WILL Athens-based electronic musician and DJ. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $10 (adv.), $12 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    A.F.T.M. Local band started by a group of UGA students.

    XANNY P Athens-based rapper.

    LIVE OAK Jam-oriented local rock and roll five-piece.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    HIP HOP SHOWCASE Local fanzine Volumes presents an evening of hip-hop performances, featuring Leon the God, Cassie Chantel, T-Won, Nellfly, OG Tripp and Rich Ruger.

Film

Art