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Tuesday, October 15

32 events

Events

  • Holy Cross Lutheran Church

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

    Athens Rock and Gem Club

    Lawrence Parker will talk about his recent rock-hunting road trip with David Bruce across four states: Oklahoma, New Mexico, Arizona and California.   

  • UGA Tate Student Center

    7 p.m. www.ugahomecoming.com

    Lip Sync Competition

    (Grand Hall) Watch student organizations compete in an extravagant display of song and dance. 

  • That Bar Athens

    10 p.m. FREE! www.thatbarathens.com

    Shotties and Hotties Singles Mixer

    Play adult drinking games.

  • 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 Tate Student Center

    9 p.m. FREE! www.ugahomecoming.com

    Silent Disco

    (Grand Hall) After the Homecoming Lip Sync Competition, stick around for music and fun disco vibes.

Kidstuff

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    12:30-2:30 p.m. FREE! 678-772-5138, www.athensfiber.org

    Athens Fibercraft Guild

    The Guild welcomes all amateur and professional fiber artists including knitters, crocheters, weavers, spinners, fabric designers, basket makers, quilters and embroiderers. This month's meeting will be presented by weaver Shirley Chambliss, who will share her expertise on planning, creating, designing and then hanging artwork in an exhibition.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

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

    Faculty Perspectives: Elena Bianchelli

    Elena Bianchelli, senior lecturer in the department of classics at UGA, will give a gallery talk for the exhibition “Storytelling in Renaissance Maiolica.”

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.

Classes

  • ACC Library

    10 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Computer Class: Introduction to Mac Computers

    Register by phone or in person at the reference desk.

  • 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.

Live Music

Karaoke & Open Mic

Lectures & Lit

Ending Tuesday, October 15

 

Art

  • Ciné

    Monster Draw Rally

    The Monster Art Rally will feature 60 artists producing works in front of a live audience, which will then be available to purchase with proceeds benefiting Ciné and ATHICA. Register to participate by Oct. 15. bit.ly/monsterartist

Art

  • Ciné

    Monster Drawing Rally

    The Monster Drawing Rally will feature dozens of artists creating art in real-time. Register by Oct. 15 to participate as an artist. Event attendees can watch artists work, then purchase their final pieces with proceeds benefiting Ciné and ATHICA. bit.ly/monsterartist