Seven galleries stay open late the third Thursday of every month. Participating galleries include the Georgia Museum of Art, Lamar Dodd School of Art, ATHICA, Lyndon House Arts Center, Ciné, the GlassCube & Gallery @ Hotel Indigo and The Classic Center.
Meet and learn from other photographers in Athens. All skill levels welcome.
Enjoy open art galleries, refreshments and a live house music mix from DJ Zelium. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.
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.
Read aloud to a canine friend. RSVP.
Register for a library card and enjoy storytime with a sheriff's deputy, Read to Rover, crafts and more. Hot dogs and drinks provided.
A seven week course helping develop young musical minds with songs, stories, games and dancing.
Kids in kindergarten through fifth grade are invited to bring their homework questions and receive instruction from a retired elementary school teacher.
Demo board games by indie developers.
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.
LEAVING COUNTRIES & FRIENDS Louis Phillip Pelot and friends play country-rock and Southern soul.
FUN ISN'T FAIR Garage-rock group from Atlanta.
BLANKO Quirky, comedic local rock band.
BLUE BODIES Athens-based "bummer-pop" punk band.
JOSEY Prolific local artist who plays keyboard-based pop.
SAUSAGE FEST Punk group featuring local musician Josey.
DEATH HAGS Gloomy pop sounds from Los Angeles-based musician Lola G.
LAMBDA CELSIUS Local experimental electronic alter ego of artist AC Carter.
SARAH SWILLUM Local artist playing hallucinatory beat-pop featuring existential chants and dance.
SOULFLY Arizona metal band led by former Sepultura frontman Max Cavalera.
INCITE Thrash-metal band from Arizona.
PRISON Nü-metal group from Florida.
MAGIC CITY HIPPIES Miami-based indie-funk band.
SEGO New project from Andrew McFarland (Reptar, Semicircle).
LITTLE BIRD Four-piece from Annapolis, MD blending surf-rock, jazz and Americana.
FIONA SILVER NYC artist who uses her buttery voice to blend genres from rock and roll to electric soul to "ukulele blues."
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.
BLOODKIN Long-running Athens quartet playing a bluesy style of roots-rock with big guitars and sharply written lyrics.
COSMO JR. Local group playing pirate-themed swamp-jazz-rock with a dash of Broadway punk.
Knitters of all levels are invited to have fun, share ideas and knit. Beginning knitters are encouraged to attend. Ages 16 & up.
The Athens Area Humane Society presents a yappy hour on the patio terrace. Meet adoptable dogs looking for furever homes. Well-behaved dogs are welcome as long as they're kept on a leash.
A fun and energizing class where all proceeds go to Athens Pride.
A portion of tonight's proceeds will benefit the Adam Cramond and Martin Travel Award.
Take on the hecklers or be one yourself. Enjoy a night of laughter and a show where everyone is encouraged to participate. Sign up at the door, limited spots available.
Have a question about a computer or device? Need help navigating your new phone? Sign up for a 20-minute timeslot for one-on-one help. Timeslots are available between 12–3 p.m.
Five Points Yoga instructors lead a class surrounded by works of art.
(Ballroom Arts Dance Studio, 2 S. Main St., Watkinsville) Learn the fundamentals of salsa, bachata, merengue, West Coast Swing, shag, hustle and two-step.
Join the design team and share your thoughts on the proposed design concepts.
Five comedians perform 20-minute sets. Hosted by Alia Ghosheh. Followed by karaoke.
Comedian David McIver presents a show all about all about escapism, loneliness and role-playing games. Explore the Realms of Warquest, where you can level up, complete quests, defeat monsters and watch some character comedy. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.
Lillian Smith was one of the first white Southern authors to speak out publicly against the evils of segregation. Following the screening, a panel discussion will be held with director Hal Jacobs, Patricia Bell-Scott and Brenda Bynum.
A facilitated book club for adults of all abilities. Members will be reading out loud and discussing Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo.
Award-winning author Ellen Hopkins will discuss her latest teen novel, People Kill People. Books will be available for purchase and signing.
Award-winning violinist Sarah Chang, joined by pianist Julio Elizalde, will give a performance in Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall that includes works by Béla Bartók, César Franck, Edward Elgar, Antonín Dvorák and Maurice Ravel.
(Washington St. and Hull St.) Volunteers are needed during LatinxFest. Sign up for a two-hour shift. Fest runs 12–9 p.m. on Sept. 28. email@example.com
(Shakti Yoga) Ruby Chandler leads 60-minute yoga workshops on meditation and inquiry, true north alignment, Baptiste Methodology and more. Begins Sept. 19, 7 p.m. $10/class. www.shaktiyogaathens.com