COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, April 15

17 events

Games

Meetings

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. 

  • Lay Park

    9 a.m.–4 p.m. $15-22.50. www.accgov.com/leisure

    Out of School Program

    Participants will compete in fitness themed games and scavenger hunts. Attendees will also learn about benefits of healthy eating and how to create treats to prepare for their families. Tennis shoes and clothing appropriate for physical activity are recommended. Ages 6-12.

  • Rocksprings Community Center

    9 a.m.–4 p.m. $15-$22.50. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    Out of School Program

    Participants will hit rewind for some old school recess challenges and throw in some new ideas too. Tennis shoes and clothing appropriate for physical activity are recommended.  Ages 6–12.

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+) $7 (18–20). www.caledonialounge.com

    PERIOD BOMB Experimental punk band from Miami.

    GIRL BANGER New local gender-fluid performance act.

    KID ARSENIC Up-and-coming Georgia hip-hop artist.

    GODDESS COMPLEX Athens-based avant-garde project led by composer Cloud Powers.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    MOUNTAIN MOVERS Psychedelic folk collective from New Haven, CT led by songwriter Dan Greene.

    MICHAEL POTTER Local guitarist creates a blend of ambient folk and psychedelic soundscapes.

    PLANTING MOON Psychedelic band featuring guitarists Sarah Louise and Nathan Olson and percussionist Thom Nguyen.

  • 40 Watt Club

    7 p.m. $15. www.40watt.com

    VACATION MANOR Poppy indie-rock outfit on tour from Nashville.

    CLOUDLAND Young alt-rock band from Athens.

    XANDER WARD Melodic local folk-pop singer-songwriter.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9 p.m. $5. www.georgiatheatre.com

    THELMA AND THE SLEAZE Sludgy, Nashville-based power trio. 

    PINKY DOODLE POODLE High-energy rock band from Japan.

  • 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

    JAZZ JAM Enjoy jazz sounds from talented local musicians.

  • The World Famous

    9 p.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    VILLAGE MEETING A hip-hop showcase featuring sets from Johnny Panic, Trvy, Saturn 5, DJ Chief Rocka, Jamal Steele and Paid in Amerikkka.

Lectures & Lit

Ending Monday, April 15

 

Classes

  • The Classic Center

    The Hospitality Careers Academy

    This program is for students interested in business, marketing, culinary arts, hotel/lodging management or event planning. Students will have the opportunity to listen to guest speakers, job shadow professionals, attend industry tours and take part in leadership activities. The deadline to apply is April 15. July 15-19. $450. www.classiccenter.com/HCA