Monday, December 10

16 events


  • Oconee County Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950,

    Puppet Show

    David Stephens of All Hands Productions presents "Santa's Missing Mail." For children of all ages and their families.

  • ACC Library

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

    Infant Storytime

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

  • Oconee County Library

    4–6 p.m. FREE!

    Visit with Santa

    Meet Santa and take a picture together.

  • 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. 



Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $5.

    SISTER MOON Rock project led by Atlanta singer-songwriter Ashley Rivera.

    THE MARCH DIVIDE Hooky indie-rock singer-songwriter from San Antonio.

    THE LITTLE STRONG Athens-based singer-songwriter formerly known as Carly Joy King.

    BLIND ASTRONOMER Local alternative rock band.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    JAKE MERRICK Local multi-instrumentalist and experimental composer.

    FRANK HURRICANE Experimental artist that describes his music as "spiritual mountain psych gangsta folk."

    SARAH SWILLUM Local artist playing hallucinatory beat-pop featuring existential chants and dance.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. FREE!

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

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    SO NASTY Athens group led by saxophonist and vocalist Gnarly G and featuring a rotating cast of local musicians.


  • East Athens Community Center

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

    Table Tennis Matches and Training

    Beginner to advanced skill levels welcome.


  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    4:30 p.m. FREE!

    Trail Ambassadors

    Learn how to service Athens' trails and greenways in this orientation. 

  • 5:30–7:30 p.m.

    South Jackson Holiday Market

    (South Jackson Elementary School) Two dozen local vendors and half as many children's classes will sell products in a market supporting the school's leadership program.

Ending Monday, December 10



  • Athens Community Theater


    Audition for Town & Gown Players' production of Starstruck. Cold readings from the script. Auditions on Dec. 10–11, 7 p.m. Rehearsals begin in January. Performances Feb. 8–17.,