COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, October 16

23 events

Events

  • Holy Cross Lutheran Church

    7:30 p.m. FREE! www.athensrockandgemclub.org

    Athens Rock and Gem Club

    Walt Sikora will present "Rocks in the Unraveling of the 400-Year-Old Mystery of the 'Lost Roanoake Colony': The Sare Stones and the Copper Connection." 

  • 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.

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! rabbitboxstories@gmail.com

    Rabbit Box

    Storytelling for adults. This month's theme is "The Best. Book. Ever. Stories of The Great American Read."

Games

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-8561

    Trivia

    General trivia hosted by Jacob and Wes.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

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

    Locos Trivia

    Westside and Eastside locations of Locos Grill and Pub feature trivia night every Tuesday.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    6 p.m. FREE! www.therookandpawn.com

    Happy Hour Trivia

    Hosted by James Majure. 

  • Blind Pig Tavern

    8:30 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/blindpigtavern

    Full Contact Trivia

    (2301 College Station Road) Every Tuesday.

  • Tyche's Games

    11:30 a.m. FREE! www.tychesgames.com

    Lunch and Learn

    Bring your own lunch and try out some new games.

  • Go Bar

    10:30 p.m. 706-546-5609

    Heavy Metal Bingo

    Heavy-metal-themed bingo to the sounds of Darkthrone, Metallica, Sleep, Exhumed and more. Win prizes and eat boiled peanuts. Donations benefit the Athens Area Humane Society.

Kidstuff

Live Music

  • Big City Bread Cafe

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-353-0029

    KIRBY AIMICK Local guitarist and banjoist creating instrumental melodies derived from American and Celtic traditions.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $16 (adv.), $20 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    GAELIC STORM California-based band that blends indie-folk and world grooves with Celtic tradition.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    CHACHUBA Electronic fusion four-piece from Chicago.

  • Sofar Sounds

    8 p.m. $15. www.sofarsounds.com

    SECRET CONCERT Apply for tickets online, and find out the location the day before. The artists are unknown until you arrive at the show.

Lectures & Lit

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Adult Book Club

    Discuss Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate. 

  • Ciné Barcafé

    7–9 p.m. FREE! www.english.uga.edu

    Poetry Reading

    Ronaldo Wilson is the author of the cross-genre collection Farther Traveler, Poems of the Black Object and more. 

  • Athens Academy

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athensacademy.org

    J. Tom Morgan

    Former prosecutor J. Tom Morgan, author of the book Ignorance is No Defense, will speak on how Georgia law impacts students and families.

  • 5:30 p.m. FREE! t.uga.edu/4qo

    Hidden Legal Figures

    (UGA Hirsh Hall, Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom) The UGA School of Law and Arc of Justice Initiative present "Hidden Legal Figures: Conversations with the Unsung: Memories, Milestones and Mentorship."

Classes

Film