Eight galleries stay open late the third Thursday of every month. Participating galleries include the Georgia Museum of Art, Lamar Dodd School of Art, Creature Comforts Brewing Co., ATHICA, Lyndon House Arts Center, Ciné, the GlassCube & Gallery @ Hotel Indigo and The Classic Center.
The brewery's Get Artistic campaign celebrates "The Broadside Exhibition Project: Verse 2" with a communal printmaking activity, poetry readings, music by DJ Comforts and a DIY Fair presenting information on finalists in the running for a new DIY grant. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.
To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Athens Arts Association, the Lyndon House presents "A Century of Art: The Athens Art Association, 1919 – 2019," featuring works by members of the association from each decade, past to present.
KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic Dr. Fred and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more. Every Thursday.
KARAOKE Hosted every Thursday by DJ Gregory.
OPEN MIC NIGHT Showcase your creative talent.
Offering classes for beginners through advanced students. Classes include ballet, modern dance, tap, urban soul and more. Children, teens and adults. Classes begin in September. 706-613-3624, www.accgov.com/dance
Five Points Yoga instructors lead a class surrounded by works of art.
(Room 473) UGA Spanish professor and dance instructor Fuad Elhage teaches Tango lessons in preparation for the Milonga Tropical dance party.
(1860 S. Barnett Shoals Rd.) Thousands of books for adults and kids. Proceeds benefit Books for Keeps and kids living in the Athens area. On Aug. 25, shoppers can fill up a grocery bag for $5 or a tote bag for $20.
Ladies are invited out for wine, food and line dancing.
A portion of sales will benefit the Sandy Creek Nature Center.
Celebrate 65 years of United Way's impact in Clarke County. Light refreshments will be served.
Shop from original oil paintings by Noah Mendelson, prints by David Hale and more. Proceeds go to the home construction fund for an Athens Land Trust home.
(Festival Hall, Greensboro) Tony Barnhart shares his insight for the 2019 college football season.
LEAVING COUNTRIES & FRIENDS Louis Phillip Pelot and friends play country-rock and Southern soul.
J.D. PINKUS Longtime Butthole Surfers member playing punk-inspired traditional banjo music.
MARSES Local "party-doom" four-piece band.
DIDI Noisy pop group from Columbus, OH.
PEAER Math-rock band from Connecticut.
BLUE BODIES Athens-based "bummer-pop" punk band.
HONEYMOON HANDSHAKE New local jam band with rock, funk and jazz influences.
NEW SOUND ATHENIANS No info available.
SHAWN WONG Atlanta-based electronic music composer.
TERRAPLANE BLUE Local blues-rock band featuring Doug Peters, John Straw and Dean Johnson.
LADY LEGS Jangly indie-rock group from Auburn, AL.
JAZZ JAM Some of our town's most talented musicians get together at this happening. Bring your axe, or grab a table and give an ear.
VINTAGE PISTOL Jam-centric blues-rock group from Arkansas.
STIG Instrumental progressive jazz-fusion band from Asheville, NC.
DJ MY CHEMICAL BROMANCE Spinning a set of emo tunes—"all those hits you've been listening to on 'Private Mode' for the past 10 years."
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away to three different channels of music. One of them is a request line!
Meet at the bar for a round of trivia.
Classic City Trivia hosts Terrapin-sponsored trivia. Win house cash and prizes.
Hosted by Shelton Sellers from Classic City Trivia every Thursday.
In this "top secret" adventure, explore the world, capture a villain, and solve a mystery! This monthly program features games, activities, puzzles, geography, and fun facts. Free and open to the public. Ages 8 & up.
Athesn Clarke Gymnastics Academy offers a co-ed tumbling program. Ages 12–16. Thursdays through Nov. 21, 6–7:30 p.m. $10/class. 706-613-3589, www.accgov.com/leisure
This facilitated book club serves adults of all abilities and will be reading out loud and discussing book of the month Cat Stories by James Herriot.
Businesses and industry professionals share sustainable practices in a discussion organized by ACC Recycling.
A series of meetings presented by the Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will be held to receive feedback on current and future collection services and programs.
Caregivers are invited to bring crafting supplies and express the joys and struggles of caring for a loved one while practicing self-care creatively.
"Marci's Mountain Mystery Tour." Nov. 22, 9:30 a.m.–6 p.m. $15–22.50. All programs depart and return to Rocksprings Park. www.accgov.com/leisure
Personalized instruction on your choice of computer topics. Stop by the Information Services Desk for a list of topics and to register. Thursdays, 9 a.m. 706-613-3650, ext. 354. www.athenslibrary.org/athens
Presented by Town & Gown, this classic Shakespeare comedy has withstood the test of time. There's a terrible play within a play, unrequited love, mistaken identities, fairies and general shenanigans. It all works out in the end, of course. Or was it all just a dream?
Pachinko Pop Cinema presents the iconic "true account" Yakuza film from 1973.