COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, September 25

25 events

Kidstuff

Games

Word on the Street

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    Annual Bird Seed Sale

    Proceeds support the Sandy Creek Nature Center, Inc., a non-profit organization which supports the SCNC in promoting environmental education and preservation. Early orders are due by Oct. 15. Order forms are available at the Nature Center, by mail or online. 706-613-3615, ext. 235, sncinc@gmail.com

  • Winterville Marigold Festival

    The Winterville Marigold Festival seeks applications for new Board of Directors members. Applications are due Oct. 1. www.marigoldfestival.com, admin@marigoldfestival.com 

Events

  • 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.

  • Ben & Jerry's Scoop Shop

    6 p.m. donate.kesem.org

    UGA's Vermonster Challenge

    Camp Kesem UGA presents an ice cold competition where teams will tackle an ice cream sundae consisting of 20 scoops of ice cream, 4 bananas, 1 brownie, 3 cookies, hot fudge, caramel, whipped cream and various candy toppings. 

Classes

  • St. Gregory's Episcopal Church

    Gentle Hatha Yoga

    Enjoy stretching with awareness, breathing practices and deep relaxation. Tuesdays, 5:30–7 p.m. $10. 706-543-0162, mfhealy@bellsouth.net

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    EVERYDAY DOGS High-octane alt-rock band from Athens.

    NORDISTA FREEZE Psych-rock project from Nashville, TN.

    ELIJAH JOHNSTON Local indie-folk singer-songwriter.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $7 (adv.), $10 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    CORY BRANAN Acclaimed alt-country singer-songwriter who blends elements of country and punk rock.

    AUSTIN PLAINE Nashville-based singer-songwriter.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    COZM & NAUGHT Atlanta-based psychedelic rock duo. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. SOLD OUT. www.georgiatheatre.com

    PRIMUS Alt-punk-psychedelic rock trio that has been producing hits since the '90s, known for Les Claypool's heavy bass riffs and unique sounds. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    :LOVESONGS Athens-based experimental band with jazz, electronic and metal influences.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    CARTILAGE JAMBOREE New experimental project from local musician Garrett Johnson.

    BAT & THE BEARS No info available.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    SHE RETURNS FROM WAR Folk trio from Charleston, SC.

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    Sunflower Concert Series. 7 p.m. $10 (members), $15. botgarden.uga.edu

    PACKWAY HANDLE BAND Longstanding local bluegrass outfit playing crafty originals and innovative renditions of classic tunes.

    THE POWERS Local folk-rock band of brothers.

Film

Lectures & Lit

Theater

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Sept. 25–28, 8 p.m. Sept. 30, 2:30 p.m. $12–16. www.ugatheatre.com/tallgirls

    The Tall Girls

    (Cellar Theatre, Room 55) The drama follows the girls of Poor Prairie after they form a basketball team in Depression-era America. 

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson School of Music

    7:30 p.m. FREE! www.music.uga.edu

    Faculty Ensemble Concert

    The program will include Bach's "Suite No. 5 in C Minor" with David Starkweather on cello. Starkweather will be joined by Daniel Bolshoy on guitar and Damon Denton on piano in the second portion of the performance.