COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Friday, April 19

27 events

Live Music

Events

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    9:30–10:30 a.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Morning Mindfulness

    Participate in a guided meditation session in the galleries. Meet in the lobby.

  • That Bar Athens

    9 p.m.-2 a.m. waywardathens1@gmail.com

    Latin Night

    Latin dance party.

Art

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    6–9 p.m. FREE! www.ocaf.com

    Opening Reception

    The annual "Southworks National Juried Exhibition" features 53 pieces from across the country. "Ultra Normal: Tales From Nowhere" features works by Justin Barker, Gunnar Tarsa and Jennifer Torres. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

  • Athens

    Apr. 19-21. FREE! athulhulives@gmail.com

    Athens Free Art Egg Hunt

    Over 80 local and Atlanta artists have created egg-shaped works of art that will be hidden all over Athens. Just follow the Free Art Friday Athens hashtag (#FAFATH) on Instagram for clues to each egg's location. Get there first and the egg is yours.

DJs

  • 40 Watt Club

    10:30 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    Silent Disco

    SILENT DISCO Dance the night away to three different channels of music. One of them is a request line!

  • Starland Pizzeria and Pub

    11 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18–20). www.starlandpizza.com

    Silent Disco

    SILENT DISCO Dance the night away to three different channels of music. 

Outdoors

Film

  • Southern Brewing Company

    9-11 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com

    Movies on Tap

    Watch Half Baked on the big screen.

  • Ciné

    5:30 p.m. $7.50-9.75. www.athenscine.com

    Amazing Grace

    Producers Alan Elliott and Tirrell Whittley will be in attendance for an audience discussion on opening night of this long-awaited documentary, featuring Aretha Franklin’s 1972 live recording of gospel album Amazing Grace.

Classes

  • Lay Park

    11:15 a.m.-12 p.m. $8-12. www.accgov.com/leisure

    Chair Yoga for Seniors

    Seniors are invited to experience the benefits of yoga offered in a seated position. This program will work on gross motor, stretches, relaxation techniques and more. 

Kidstuff

  • Lay Park

    6-7 p.m. $2-3. www.accgov.com/leisure

    Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt

    Participants will work together to solve clues, take photos, complete tasks and race against other teams to find eggs. Pre-registration is required.

  • KA Artist Shop

    4:30-6 p.m. $15. www.kaartist.com

    Art Club Junior: Collage Making

    Each class will incorporate a discussion, personal sketching/journaling, and a hands-on project. All materials apart from your personal sketchbook and drawing tools will be provided.  

  • KA Artist Shop

    6:30-8 p.m. $15. www.kaartist.com

    Art Club for Teens: Collage Making

    Each class will incorporate a discussion, personal sketching/journaling, and a hands-on project. All materials apart from your personal sketchbook and drawing tools will be provided.  

  • reBlossom Mama Baby Shop

    10:30-11 a.m. FREE! www.reblossomathens.com

    Story Time

    Enjoy baby signing, songs, music, fingerplays and creative play.

Comedy

Performance

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    4 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Florentine Wedding Music

    Students and faculty from the Hugh Hodgson School of Music will give a presentation and performance of music that may have been heard at a 14th- or 15th-century Florentine wedding.