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Sunday, October 14

19 events

Events

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    1 p.m. $15–20. 706-260-8436, www.active.com

    Run Your Tail Off

    Participate in a 5K. Proceeds benefit the Athens Canine Rescue. 

  • Brooklyn Cemetery

    2 p.m. $12 (members), $15. www.achfonline.org

    Heritage Walking Tour

    Linda Davis and Meriwether Rhodes will lead a tour of the historic Brooklyn Cmetery. 

  • The Tasting Room at Jittery Joe's Roasting Company

    4–6 p.m. FREE! www.barkonboulevard.com

    Boo-le-Bark on Boulevard

    Costumed dogs and their humans will walk through the Boulevard neighborhood. The parade begins at Chase Street and Dubose Avenue and ends at the Jittery Joe's Roaster. Post-parade festivities include live music by Conner Tribble, a pet photo booth, food trucks and kid activities. See story on p. 15.

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    4–7 p.m. www.ocaf.com

    Stein & Stem

    Formerly called the Fall Wine Fest, Stein & Stem is an annual event featuring wine tastings, craft beers from local breweries, gourmet food, art and live music by The Randall Bramblett Band.

  • ACC Library

    11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. FREE! wuga.org

    StoryCorps

    Take a tour of the StoryCorps Mobile Recording Booth. 

  • Oconee County Library

    Oct. 13, 10 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Oct. 14, 2–5 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Costume Swap

    Find a gently-used children's costume. Tickets from donating a costume for swap admission 10 a.m.–1 p.m. 

  • Morton Theatre

    3–5 p.m. FREE! www.mortontheatre.com

    2018 Breast Cancer Awareness Fellowship

    Hear survivors share their stories and enjoy free food, entertainment and prizes.

Live Music

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    7 p.m. $5. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    BLACKNERDNINJA POP-UP SHOP Local MC Blacknerdninja presents an evening of hip-hop and soul performances.

  • The Pity Party

    6:30 p.m. vimeo.com/channels/thepityparty

    IMMATERIAL POSSESSION Darkly tinged local underground-pop project. 

    GHOSTFLOWER Post-punk and art-rock band from Miami.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

    PICKXEN Playful Americana group from Atlanta.

  • The World Famous

    9 p.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    CAVE Chicago-based psychedelic rock/drone band on Drag City Records. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

    SHADE Dissonant, groove-oriented local post-punk band fronted by guitarist Phelan LaVelle.

    MQQEEN New local band featuring members of Shade and Fart Jar.

Kidstuff

Theater

  • Athens Community Theater

    Oct. 11–13, 8 p.m. & Oct. 14, 2 p.m. $20. www.townandgownplayers.org

    Nunsense

    The Little Sisters of Hoboken must put on a variety show fundraiser after an unfortunate accident. See Theater Notes on p. 14.

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Oct. 19–20, 7 p.m. Oct. 21, 3 p.m. $5–10. www.athenslittleplayhouse.net

    Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

    Athens Little Playhouse celebrates its 20th anniversary with a family-friendly production of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Oct. 10–13, 8 p.m. Oct. 13–14, 2:30 p.m. $7–12. www.ugatheatre.com/revolt

    Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again.

    (Cellar Theatre, Room 55) Alice Birch's experimental play is about revolutionizing the body, mind and spirt. Mature audiences only. See Theater Notes on p. 14.

  • Winterville Auditorium

    3 p.m. FREE! newplays@circleensemble.com

    Play Reading: Who is Lenny Davis?

    Who is Lenny Davis? is a work in progress by Avery Bufkin and part of the Circle Ensemble Theatre Company's Second Sundays New Play Reading Series. A staged reading will be followed by a critical discussion. See Theater Notes on p. 14.

Film

  • Ciné Barcafé

    FREE! (Reserve tickets). www.athenscine.com

    The Unafraid

    The documentary explores what it means to grow up American and undocumented. A panel discussion with two featured characters, Also and Alejandro, will follow. Donations to U-Lead Athens Scholarship Fund are encouraged.

  • ACC Library

    2 p.m. FREE! www.athensjiff.org

    Harmonia

    The Athens Jewish Film Festival presents a screening of Harmonia, a contemporary film of the Abraham, Sara and Hagar story, followed by an Abrahamic religious panel.

  • Ciné Barcafé

    www.athenscine.com

    Shocktoberfest: Bride of Frankenstein

    Watch the 1935 classic.

Ending Sunday, October 14

 

Classes

  • Portrait Painting in Oils

    (No. 3 Railroad St., Arnoldsville) Taught by Abner Cope. A one or two week class beginning Oct. 14. abnercopegallery.com