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Tuesday, October 1

29 events

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.

  • The Office Sports Bar and Grill

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-521-5898

    Trivia

    Play to win. Every Tuesday.

Events

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    2 p.m. FREE! www.libs.uga.edu/scl

    Tuesday Tour at 2

    Take a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda on the second floor.

  • Athens City Hall

    4–7 p.m. www.culinarykitchenofathens.com

    Downtown Culinary Showcase

    Discover a variety of vendors selling everything from sweets, jewelry, Jamaican food, flavored vinegar, loose leaf teas, vegan cupcakes and more. A portion of proceeds help support the Culinary Kitchen of Athens, a shared commercial kitchen to help small local businesses. Every Tuesday.

  • UGA Chapel

    3:30 p.m. (reception), 5 p.m. (lecture). FREE! 706-542-8113, ced50@uga.edu

    Preserving Global Heritage in Times of War and Conflict

    The UGA College of Environment and Design presents Irina Bokova, former Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, for a talk on preserving global cultures and their significant artifacts.

Lectures & Lit

Performance

  • Georgia Center for Continuing Education

    5:30 p.m. FREE! hotel.uga.edu

    Tuesday Tunes

    A live series featuring new groups and fresh music each month. All musicians are students or TAs at the Hugh Hodgson School of Music.

Kidstuff

  • 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.

  • Memorial Park

    10:30 a.m. $3–4. www.accgov.com/leisure

    Tiny Tales on Tuesdays

    Storytime and a craft. Ages 18 months–6 years. 

  • ACC Library

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

    D&D Club

    Dungeons and Dragons for all experience levels.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    11 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Toddler Time

    Songs, rhymes, books and educational play.

  • Bogart Library

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

    Anime Club

    Meet other fans of anime and manga to discover books, art, shows, snacks and Japanese culture. Grades 612.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    10 a.m. FREE! madison.hogan@uga.edu

    Toddler Tuesday: Light and Shadows

    A tour and storytime in the galleries will be followed by an art activity just for the little ones. Inspired by the installation “Rome in the Age of Caravaggio,” the program will explore the drama of light and shadows in paintings from the Baroque period. Ages 18 months to 3 years.

  • ACC Library

    3:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    "Scooby-Doo" Cartoon Marathon

    Bring in the spooky season with Scooby and the gang. For ages 4–11. 

Art

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    12 p.m. FREE! www.art.uga.edu

    Lunchtime Gallery Talk

    Dodd MFA candidate Alex McClay will discuss her exhibition "Turbulent Femme || toward a radical future." See Art Notes on p. 14.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

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

    Gallery Lab: “Color, Form and Light”

    Callan Steinmann, curator of education, and Sage Kincaid, associate curator of education, lead an interactive gallery program featuring in-depth looks, conversation and more.

Live Music

Classes

  • 7 p.m. $15. www.ballroom-arts.com

    Ballroom Styling & Technique

    (Ballroom Arts Dance Studio, 2 S. Main St., Watkinsville) Improve your dancing appearance by studying proper arm styling, weight movement, expression and more.

  • 7:45 p.m. $15. www.ballroom-arts.com

    Latin Rhythm Styling & Technique

    (Ballroom Arts Dance Studio, 2 S. Main St., Watkinsville) Improve your dancing appearance by studying proper arm styling, weight movement, expression and more. This course will focus on Latin walks, leg action and contra body movements.

Comedy

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $20. www.georgiatheatre.com

    Comedians + Scientists = Stand Up Science

    Stand-up comedian and science podcast host Shane Mauss presents Stand Up Science, a night of guest speakers and performers.