Tuesday, February 12

19 events


  • Contact for Location

    12:30-2:30 p.m. FREE! 678-772-5138,

    Athens Fibercraft Guild

    (Rose Hill Schoolhouse) The Guild welcomes all amateur and professional fiber artists including knitters, crocheters, weavers, spinners, fabric designers, basket makers, quilters and embroiderers. This week will be the end of year celebration potluck picnic lunch.



Lectures & Lit

  • Miller Learning Center

    7 p.m. FREE!

    More Than Meats the Eye

    (Room 213) Author and activist Jenny Brown will speak about the ethical and sustainability issues inherent in animal agriculture, challenging listeners to take a closer look at the food production system and find better ways of feeding the planet.



  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    2 p.m. FREE!

    Tuesday Tour at Two

    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.

  • That Bar Athens

    10 p.m. FREE!

    Shotties and Hotties Singles Mixer

    Mingle with other singles with games and drink specials.

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    8 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18–20).

    ASPEN ANONDA Athens-based indie-pop singer-songwriter.

    MANSELL Three-piece indie-rock group from Atlanta.

    JUNIPER DOUGLAS Playful and psychedelic indie-pop band from Minneapolis.

    MOTHER FORE Athens band exploring elements of progressive and psychedelic rock.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $5.

    JOE CAT & THE GUIDESTONES Local troubadour whose influences range from Steve Earle and Townes Van Zant to Johnny Cash.

    GEORGIA DISH BOYS Raucous and rootsy local rock group fronted by songwriter Seth Martin.

    GARETT HATCH Local songwriter and member of blues-rock band Mother the Car plays a solo set.

  • 40 Watt Club

    7 p.m. SOLD OUT.

    INTERPOL Acclaimed New York City indie-rock band led by songwriter Paul Banks. 

    SUNFLOWER BEAN Psychedelic-leaning post-punk revivalists from Brooklyn, NY.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $5.

    THE FIRESIDE COLLECTIVE Progressive folk and Americana group from Asheville, NC.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. $29.50.

    DAWES Acclaimed folk-rock band from Los Angeles.

Word on the Street

  • Multiple Locations

    Spring Adult Sports

    Now registering through Feb. 20 for softball. The season begins Mar. 7. Games are held at Bishop Park on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 6:30 p.m. $500/team. Co-ed soccer season begins Mar. 7 at Trail Creek Park. Registration ends Feb. 21. $400/team.