COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, November 13

28 events

Events

  • ACC Recycling Facility

    Nov. 13 & Nov. 15, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.accgov.com

    Open House

    Tour the facility to see how material is sorted, processed and made ready for its role as a new product.

  • Heirloom Cafe and Fresh Market

    6 p.m. $20. www.heirloomathens.com

    2nd Tuesday Wine Tasting

    Sample Thanksgiving wines.

  • 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.

  • East Athens Community Center

    Nov. 6, 11:30 a.m. Nov. 13, 5 p.m. 706-613-3640

    Friendsgiving

    The program features a cancer prevention cooking class, Thanksgiving-style meal, prizes and information on cancer screenings in the area. 

  • UGA Tate Student Center

    5:30 p.m. FREE! namioncampusuga@uga.edu

    NAMI Ending the Silence Presentation

    (Room 479) The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) on Campus at UGA hosts a program designed to give listeners more knowledge about mental health.

  • 12 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3729

    When Nature Calls

    (Cedar Creek Water Reclamation Facility) Get ready for World Toilet Day (Nov. 19) with a tour of the facility.

Lectures & Lit

Art

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    12:30 p.m. FREE! athensfiber.org

    Athens Fibercraft Guild

    The Guild welcomes all amateur and professional fiber artists including knitters, crocheters, weavers, spinners, fabric designers, basket makers, quilters and embroiderers. Dottie Harnish will share Bedouin weaving textiles. 

Games

Meetings

  • Central Presbyterian Church

    11 a.m. Annual Dues. www.womansclub.uga.edu

    University Woman's Club Tea

    Tea honoring members will be followed by Noelle Joey Fuller speaking on "UGarden: Cultivating Students and Medicinal Herbs."

Kidstuff

Comedy

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8:30 p.m. FREE! efj32330@gmail.com, www.hendershotscoffee.com

    Decaf Comedy Open Mic

    Hear comics from Athens and Atlanta. Newcomers welcome. Email to perform. Second Tuesday of the month.

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.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    VINCAS Local downer-punk band featuring snarling guitars and doomy, psychedelic flourishes.

    BUILDINGS Minneapolis three-piece drawing on the aggressive, noisy ghost of The Jesus Lizard.

    FART JAR Local experimental heavy-rock project. 

  • The Foundry

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

    DANIEL DONATO Nashville-based country guitarist and songwriter.

    CHATHAM RABBITS Bluegrass-inspired folk duo from North Carolina.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    NIGHT DRIVE Synth-based electronic duo.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $33 (adv.), $35 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    BIG GIGANTIC Electronic duo that crosses boundaries to create revolutionary dance music.

    FLAMINGOSIS Electronic producer inspired by artists like Flying Lotus, J Dilla and Madlib.

    PURE COLORS Future-funk group with a dreamy, airy sound.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    SOCIAL CIRCLE Local lo-fi experimental lounge singer that aims "to turn the support group into a party."

    JEFF KUJAN Decatur-based experimental singer-songwriter.

    SOOTHSAYER Psychedelic, loop-based solo project from Atlanta.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    WANYAMA Cleveland, OH band blending funk, reggae and rock.

  • The World Famous

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

    ADVANCE BASE Chicago-based electropop project led by Owen Ashworth, formerly of Casiotone for the Painfully Alone.

Film

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    4:30 p.m. FREE! georgiafilmfestival@ung.edu

    UNG Happy Hour Shorts

    The Georgia Film Festival presents original short films by filmmakers associated with the University of North Georgia Communication, Media & Journalism film production program.

Auditions

  • Elbert Theatre, Elberton

    Anything Goes Auditions

    Auditions for Anything Goes. Actors and singers should arrive at 6 p.m. Dancers should arrive at 7 p.m. No experience necessary. Nov. 26–27, 6–8 p.m. FREE! 706-283-1049