COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, May 21

19 events

Events

  • Holy Cross Lutheran Church

    7:30 p.m. FREE! www.athensrockandgemclub.org

    Athens Rock and Gem Club

    This month's program is "Organic Gemstones" presented by Kim Cochran. An organic gemstone is gem material that had the help of plants or animals to form.

Classes

  • ACC Library

    10–11:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

    Computer Class: Google Maps

    Jump into Street View and 360-degree pictures. Discover how to use location sharing, offline maps, indoor maps Street View and more.

  • Memorial Park

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation, ($2 mat rentals). www.accgov.com/calendar

    Kitten Yoga

    Circle of Friends Animal Society presents Kitty Yoga. Hang out with adoptable kittens and do yoga. All ages and skill levels welcome.

Games

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-8561

    Trivia

    General trivia hosted by Jacob and Wes.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    8 p.m. FREE! www.locosgrill.com

    Locos Trivia

    Westside and Eastside locations of Locos Grill and Pub feature trivia night every Tuesday.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    6 p.m. FREE! www.therookandpawn.com

    Happy Hour Trivia

    Hosted by James Majure. 

  • Blind Pig Tavern

    8:30 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/blindpigtavern

    Full Contact Trivia

    (2301 College Station Road) Every Tuesday.

  • Johnny's New York Style Pizza

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-354-1515

    Johnny's Trivia

    Classic City Trivia hosts Terrapin-sponsored trivia. Win house cash and prizes.

  • Starland Pizzeria and Pub

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-613-8773

    Trivia

    Test your trivia knowledge.

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    RED OAK SOUTHERN STRING BAND This Watkinsville-based band plays rootsy Americana tunes.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    EMILEIGH IRELAND Local folk-pop singer-songwriter with a strong, compelling vocal style.

    OLDEN YOLK Experimental folk duo from New York City.

    MARBLE SOUP Solo project from local musician Matt Garrison (Elf Power). 

    OTHER VOICES, OTHER ROOMS Local DJ playing techno, post-punk, ambient and beyond.

Kidstuff

  • Bogart Library

    6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Anime Night

    Teens in grades 6–12 can watch anime, draw fan art and make buttons.

  • Memorial Park

    10:30 a.m. $3–4. 706-613-3580

    Me and You at the Zoo

    (Bear Hollow Zoo) Ages 18 months–6 years are invited for a morning of animals, crafts and stories. Children must be chaperoned and registration is required.

  • Oconee County Library

    Jan. 12, 3 p.m. & Jan. 14, 4 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Lego Club

    Create Lego art and enjoy Lego-based activities. Legos provided. Ages 0–11.  

  • ACC Library

    4–6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org

    Teen D&D Club

    A Dungeons and Dragons adventure in the library. Beginners welcome. Grades 6–12.

  • ACC Library

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

    Creatures of the Night

    Hear about what bats and other nocturnal creatures really do a night during a special presentation from local experts at Sandy Creek Nature Center. For ages 4–8 and their caregivers.

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Family Caregiving: Four Keys that Make a Difference

    Randall Christian of the Elder Care Planning Council of Northeast Georgia leads a workshop to help you prepare personally, financially, medically, residentially and legally to be a caregiver. Presented by Reflecting, Sharing, Learning.

Performance

  • UGA Ramsey Concert Hall

    7:30 p.m. $25. pac.uga.edu

    Chamber Music Athens: Gala Finale

    Hear concertos for violin, piano and string quartet by Mozart, Vivaldi and Elgar.

  • 12 p.m. $45 (includes lunch). www.mcc-arts.org

    Lunch Concert

    (Mint Juleps Kitchen) Clarinetist Romie de Guise-Langlois performs with Elizabeth Pridgen and Christopher Rex. Part of the 17th annual Madison Chamber Music Festival.