COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, February 17

15 events

Meetings

  • Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation, Firehall #2

    2:30–4 p.m. FREE! www.pflagathensarea.com

    PFLAG Meeting

    Monthly meeting for parents, friends, family and the allies of LGBTQIA+ community.

  • ACC Library

    2:45-4:45 p.m. FREE! socialbillofrights@gmail.com

    Employment Rights Forum

    (Room B) The mayor and city council members will discuss employment rights and plans of action. 

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. $12 (adv.), $15 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE SEGAR JAZZ AFFAIR WXAG radio DJ Dwain Segar curates a night of smooth jazz. This month's show features Tony Exum Jr.

  • The Globe

    7 p.m. $5. 706-353-4721

    LET'S ROCK ATHENS An all-star lineup of local performers cover their favorite female and nonbinary musicians to benefit Girls Rock Athens.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    2 p.m. FREE! www.hendershotscoffee.com

    CLASSICAL REVOLUTION UGA School of Music graduates and students play works by Dvorak, Ligeti, Bach and more.

Kidstuff

Games

Theater

  • Town and Gown Players

    Feb. 14–16, 8 p.m. Feb. 17, 2 p.m. $12–20. www.townandgownplayers.org

    Starstruck

    Strap on your jetpacks, charge up your lasers, and get ready to blast off into an out-of-this-world sci-fi comedy.

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Feb. 19-23, 8 p.m. & Feb. 24, 2:30 p.m. $12-16. pac.uga.edu

    In The Blood

    Modern take on The Scarlet Letter through the lens of a homeless family living in the inner city.

Lectures & Lit

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    2:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Heritage Foundation Speaker

    Harriet Powers will speak on behalf of the Madison County Heritage Foundation for Black History Month. 

  • Oconee County Library

    2:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    WWII Presentation

    Guest speaker Rod Davis shares his journey to the Central Pacific Islands Campaign of WWII.

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    9:30 a.m. FREE! www.uuathensga.org

    UUFA Forum

    Andrea Leigh Farnham and Irami Osei-Frimpong lead a panel presentation on today's racial wealth gap and inequality in "Lynching in America: Past and Present History of White Terrorism."