COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, October 15

18 events

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    GEORGIA DISH BOYS Raucous local rock group fronted by songwriter Seth Martin.

    PHILLIP BRANTLEY Palace Doctor frontman plays a solo set of hook-laden indie rock.

    PSYCHOTIC REACTION Bluesy punk band on tour from Norman, OK.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. FREE! (w/ student ID), $15 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE FUTURE IS VOTING TOUR A voter-engagement concert and town hall meeting featuring music from Jim James, Benjamin Booker and more. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    BEVERLY Local experimental duo featuring violinist Sahada Buckley and vocalist Monique Osorio.

    THUNDER O(H)M Experimental jazz trio featuring Killick Hinds, Brad Bassler and John Norris. 

    MOTH SWEAT Atlanta-based free improvisational project.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. FREE! www.hendershotscoffee.com

    OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night most Mondays. Hosted by Larry Forte.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    JAZZ FUNK JAM Local jazz musician Mason Davis hosts this monthly jam session.

Games

Meetings

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

    Infant Storytime

    Parents can share plays, songs and simple books with their babies. 

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    Teen chess players of all skill levels can play matches and learn from members of the local Chess and Community Players, who will be on hand to assist players and help build skill levels. For ages 7–18. Registration required. 

  • Bogart Ag Building

    10:15 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Monday Funday

    Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will receive pointers for building literacy and language skills.

  • Bogart Ag Building

    11:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Preschool Pals

    Preschool-aged children will learn social and language skills through songs stories and crafts. Ages almost 3–almost 5.

Film

Sports

  • East Athens Community Center

    Mondays, 6–8:30 p.m. & Saturdays, 1–4 p.m. First visit free. www.ttathensga.com

    Table Tennis Matches and Training

    Beginner to advanced skill levels welcome.

Events

Classes

  • Piedmont Mandolin Camp

    (Athens, GA) Brian Oberlin and Jordan Ramsey teach campers the ins and outs of playing mandolin. Mar. 7–9. www.mandoberlin.com

Ending Monday, October 15

 

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

Kidstuff