COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, December 10

18 events

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950, www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    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, www.athenslibrary.org

    Infant Storytime

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

  • Oconee County Library

    4–6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    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. 

  • 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.

Games

Film

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    Showdown at the Equator

    A pair of mismatched Hong Kong cops must infiltrate a cocaine ring, culminating in the ultimate chainsaw-fu duel at a windsurfing warehouse in Tiger on the Beat.

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $5. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    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! 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

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

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

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.accgov.com/leisure

    Trail Ambassadors

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

  • 5:30–7:30 p.m. shealey@jcss.us

    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.

Classes

  • M3Yoga

    6-6:45 p.m. FREE! www.m3yoga.com

    Meditation

    (Tree Room) Pranayama (breath) class. Donations are welcome.

Ending Monday, December 10

 

Auditions

  • Athens Community Theater

    Starstruck

    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. wstevencarroll@gmail.com, www.townandgownplayers.org