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Monday, February 11

17 events

Games

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. 

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    THEE FINE LINES "Rough and ragged" rock band from Springfield, MO.

    FUN ISN'T FAIR Garage-rock group from Atlanta.

    DEADLY LO-FI One-man garage-rock project with surf and goth influences.

  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. FREE! www.thefoundryathens.com

    SWEETHEART DUETS HOOT The annual Valentine's Day event features several musical couples singing and playing a short selection of songs, hosted by Susan StaleySee Calendar Pick on p. 16.

  • 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.

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. 

  • The Pine

    6-8 p.m. $45. 706-208-0059

    Monday Night Wine Dinner

    The Pine and Hobo Wine Company have partnered to bring a dinner with four courses and five wines. 

Art

  • Oconee County Library

    7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Amateur Art Night

    A night of casual painting to a Bob Ross video. All skill levels welcome. Registration is required.

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    9 a.m.-3 p.m. art.uga.edu

    Valentine's Day Pop-Up Sale

    (First floor atrium) UGA's Jewelry and Metalworks hosts a Valentine's themed pop-up sale. 

Classes

  • ACC Library

    Mondays, 10:30–12 p.m. & Wednesdays, 6:30–8 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Culinary Literacy Class

    Using the Edible Alphabet curriculum, students will learn about nutrition and cooking while improving English language skills.

  • M3Yoga

    8:30-9:15 a.m. FREE! www.m3yoga.com

    Meditation

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

Meetings

  • Ciné

    7:30-9 p.m. FREE! contact@accneighborhoods.org

    Meet Your New Commissioners & Mayor

    Listen and ask questions for the new commissioners and mayor.

Film

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    8-10 p.m. FREE! www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    Showdown at the Equator

    A bookish boy and his sword-obsessed sister must defeat a number of zany villains, including a kung-fu trained gorilla, in The Battle Wizard.

  • Miller Learning Center

    7 p.m. FREE! sos@uga.edu

    Last of the Longnecks

    (Room 150) Speak Out for Species and the UGA Office of Sustainability present a film about giraffes and how close to becoming extinct they are. Part of the Animal Voices Film Festival.

Ending Monday, February 11

 

Word on the Street

  • Rocksprings Community Center

    Adult Trips

    "Hannah's Cherokee." Feb. 11, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. $25–37.50. All trips depart and return to Rocksprings Park. Ages 18 & up. Register online. www.accgov.com/leisure

Classes

  • Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center

    Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Workshop

    (Healing Lodge) Years of medical research and training are blended into a mindfulness workshop focused on reducing stress and anxiety and increasing general well-being. Eight-week program begins Feb. 11, 6–8:30 p.m. $224. mfhealy@bellsouth.net, www.mindfuliving.org

Auditions