Seven galleries stay open late the third Thursday of every month. Participating galleries include the Georgia Museum of Art, Lamar Dodd School of Art, ATHICA, Lyndon House Arts Center, Ciné, the GlassCube & Gallery @ Hotel Indigo and The Classic Center.
The annual meeting will highlight activities of the group with a reception to follow. RSVP.
KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic Dr. Fred and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more. Every Thursday!
KARAOKE DJ Gregory plays song requests and lets the bravest of the bunch jump in to sing. Every Thursday!
(Project Safe Thrift Store) The SIR sharing group meets quarterly to describe resource conservation in manufacturing and heavy industry.
The Athens Neighborhood Health Center celebrates National Health Centers Week with free health screenings and voter registration.
(Middle Oconee Water Reclamation Facility) Tour the facility.
QUIG & THE BOYS Local rock band playing old, new, blues and rock with a twist.
SCOOTERBABE Scrappy, jangly local emo group fronted by songwriter JJ Posway.
SPUD CANNON Young alt-rock outfit.
TELEMARKET Athens-based, punk- and indie-influenced rock group.
HEAVY BOI FEST Heavy-metal showcase featuring Strawberry Reproduction, Doomsayer, Every Body Sleeps, The Callous Daoboys and Convince the Kid.
BEAU & LUCI Folky sister-sister duo from South Georgia with blues and classic rock influences.
OH, JEREMIAH Local alt-country band inspired by songwriters like Josh Ritter and Ryan Adams.
CODY JOHNSON Country singer-songwriter with a crowd-pleasing vibe.
JOBE FORTNER Country singer-songwriter originally from Monroe.
GASLIGHT STREET Charleston, SC-based roots-rock band.
THE JOSEPHINES Country-rock outfit from Bowling Green, KY.
JAZZ JAM Some of our town's most talented musicians get together at this happening. Bring your axe, or grab a table and give an ear.
SALLY & THE SIX GRAND BAND Long-running dance band playing oldies, classic rock, blues, disco and some fun originals.
JEFF RUBY Americana singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN.
ANDREW BLOOMS Mosaic frontman Andrew Huang performs a set of uplifting folk-pop.
ZAC CROOK Local folk singer-songwriter.
THE LITTLE STRONG Athens-based singer-songwriter formerly known as Carly Joy King.
Starts Sept. 3. Week 1: Calabrese, fennel and sausage. Week 2: Banana bread. Week 3: Chicago style pizza. Week 4: Chicken yakatori. Ages 7 & up. One class a week, choose from Monday–Thursday at 3 p.m. or 4:30 p.m. or Friday at 3 p.m. $35/class, $125/mo. firstname.lastname@example.org
Five Points Yoga instructors lead a class surrounded by works of art.
Meet at the bar for a round of trivia.
Learn new roleplaying games.
(5 Points Cigar Shop, 1720 Epps Bridge Pkwy.) Play with Interstate Poker every Thursday.
WARM GLOW BLUE SKY SHOW JJC plays disco, funk, soul & cetera. Every Thursday!
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away every Saturday to three different channels of music. One of them is a request line!
SOUND OFF SILENT DISCO Silent disco party featuring three DJs spinning hip hop, EDM, rock and Top 40 favorites.
(Meet at Shade Garden Arbor) Learn more about flora and fauna of the garden while enjoying fresh air and inspirational readings. Ramblers are encouraged to bring their own nature writings or favorite poems and essays to share with the group.
The UGA Ecology Club presents hands-on activities about the environment. Ages 11–18.
Ms. Carley presents early literacy activities and stories. Ages 4–7.
A collaborative class with the East Athens Educational Dance Center. This course includes spoken word poetry, illustration and graphic design, drumming and dance. Ages 10–16. Thursdays, Sept. 6–Oct. 11, 4–5:30 p.m. 706-613-3623
A comedy of mistaken identities long lost lovers, angry fathers, cross dressers and a hungry servant.
(120 W. Dougherty St.) Gather input on the Stormwater Utility Fee.
Attendees can learn how to craft cocktails and sample liquors with industry experts. Aug. 16–17. $25–200. athenscocktailclassic.com