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Wednesday, April 24

34 events

Live Music

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

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

    Tour at Two

    Annelies Mondi, deputy director and in-house curator of the exhibition, will give a special tour.

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    Apr. 24–25, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. FREE! art.uga.edu

    UGA CSO Spring Pottery Sale

    The sale features hand-built sculpture and functional pottery by the UGA Ceramic Student Organization and faculty.

Games

Kidstuff

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    11 p.m. FREE! 706-369-3040

    Open Mic Night

    OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided.

Lectures & Lit

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    12 p.m. FREE! 404-906-6176

    Brown Bag Lunch

    The Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation presents a brown bag lunch on Across the River by Maxine Pinson Easom and Patsy Hawkins Arnold. See Story on p. 6.

  • Normal Books

    6-7 p.m. FREE! normalbooks@gmail.com

    Claire Dunphy: Becoming Earthwoman

    Local author Claire Dunphy will do a short reading, sign books and answer questions.

  • Avid Bookshop

    7 p.m. $21.60. www.avidbookshop.com

    Chelsea Clinton

    (Prince Ave.) Chelsea Clinton visits to sign copies of Don't Let Them Disappear, a book about endangered animals. See City Dope on p. 4.

Events

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Vendors offer local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, live music, prepared foods and crafts. Every beer purchased at Creature Comforts during the market will get you free tokens to spend at the market.

  • reBlossom Mama Baby Shop

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

    Parent & Tot Recycling Trot

    Collect recycling and trash as you walk with your children in the neighborhoods surrounding reBlossom. 

Classes

  • Community

    3-6 p.m. FREE! www.shopcommunityathens.com

    Denim Revamp and Embroidery Workshop

    Turn old jeans into cut-offs and learn embroidery techniques from a team of redesigners. Bring a pair of jeans and an item to embroider.

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7:30 p.m. $59–99. 706-542-4400, pac.uga.edu

    Brian Stokes Mitchell: Plays With Music

    Brian Stokes Mitchell presents Plays With Music, a one-man show celebrating his long career on Broadway through musical theater classics and American songbook standards.