COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, April 29

21 events

Games

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. 

  • Oconee County Library

    6-7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Nerd Herd

    Hang out with fellow nerds for a low-key hour of fun. Grades 6–12.

  • Oconee County Library

    7-8 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Teen Leaders

    Teens are invited to voice their opinions and plan for YA events. Grades 6–12.

  • Lay Park

    10-11 a.m. $5. www.accgov.com/leisure

    Mystery Snacks with Blue

    Participants will help Blue find clues, hidden in the library's games and crafts, to find out what the "Snack of The Day" will be.

Classes

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    Studio Workshop

    Kristen Ashley leads "Text Messages: using Letterforms in Art." Call or email to register. May 2, 9, 16, 23, 6:30–8:30 p.m. $15. 706-543-0111, callan@uga.edu

Film

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    MAIL THE HORSE Blues-inspired indie-rock band from Brooklyn, NY.

    LITTLE GOLD Local group playing garage-rock with country and pop sensibilities.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    CLIP ART PRESENTS A night of hip hop, DJs and more, featuring Hand Stuff, Clip Art, Twelve 25, The Hernie Bros, Bennyhonda Supershifter and Dawn Drapes.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    DRINKARD SISTERS "Cosmic Americana" two-piece from Detroit.

    RICKY DIGITS Local emcee who cites MF Doom, cLOUDDEAD, Wu-Tang Clan and Eminem as influences.

  • 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

    9 p.m. 706-546-4742

    THE JAUNTEE Jam-funk band from Allston, MA.

  • The World Famous

    9:30 p.m. $3. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    JOHN FERNANDES Local experimental multi-instrumentalist and tireless collaborator.

    AMI DANG Baltimore-based sitar player blending North Indian classical and electronic music.

    JACOB SUNDERLIN Local musician who incorporates elements of noise, folk, ambient and drone. 

Events

  • The Pine

    6-9 p.m. $60. 706-208-0059

    Monday Night Wine Dinner

    An evening of wines from Henriot, William Fevre and Bouchard Pere et Fils with 4 courses and snacks. Please reserve your spot as seats are limited.

Meetings

  • Chestnut Grove Baptist Church

    1 p.m. & 7 p.m. FREE! www.accgov.com

    Epps Bridge Parkway Corridor Study Public Input Opportunity

    Team members will present their findings and solicit public input regarding the recommendations. If you have any questions, or are unable to attend either times on that date and would still like to be involved, email eppsbridgecorridorstudy@gmail.com.

  • Chestnut Grove Baptist Church

    1 p.m. & 7 p.m. FREE! www.accgov.com

    Epps Bridge Parkway Corridor Study Public Input Opportunity

    Team members will present their findings and solicit public input regarding the recommendations. If you have any questions, or are unable to attend either times on that date and would still like to be involved, email eppsbridgecorridorstudy@gmail.com.

Ending Monday, April 29

 

Classes

  • Nimbl Classes

    (Nimbl, 160 Winston Dr. #9) Classes offered for kids, teens and adults in dance, creative movement, choreography, pilates and more. Check website for descriptions and times. www.nimbleathens.com 

Kidstuff

Help Out

  • Athens

    KACCB Great American Cleanup

    Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful encourages citizens to cleanup roadways and are looking for volunteer groups to do a cleanup of Loop 10 ramps. Tools provided. Through Apr. 30. www.keepathensbeautiful.org