COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, October 21

21 events

Live Music

  • 40 Watt Club

    7 p.m. $15 (adv.), $18 (door). www.40watt.com

    REMO DRIVE High-energy emo-punk group out of Bloomington, MN.

    LUNAR VACATION Up-and-coming Atlanta band with dream-pop and surf-rock influences.

    PIKE CO. New Atlanta-based indie-rock band.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $22. www.georgiatheatre.com

    STEEL PULSE Influential roots-reggae outfit from England. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.

    UNDERGROUND SPRINGHOUSE Athens-based "hype-chill rock-funk ensemble."

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. $5. www.facebook.com/go.bar.35

    JOHN KIRAN FERNANDES Local musician playing ambient looped clarinet inspired by birdsong and Brian Eno.

    ANNIE LEETH Local experimental violinist and multi-instrumentalist composer.

    LYDIA BRAMBILA Local singer-songwriter plays sparse and haunting folk songs.

    FORGET THE TIMES Experimental post-rock group from Kalamazoo, MI.

    JEREMY KIRAN FERNANDES Local experimental guitarist influenced by American Primitive and other styles.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

    OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night most Mondays. Hosted by Larry Forte.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. www.facebook.com/NowhereBarAthens

    JAZZ FUNK JAM Local jazz musician Mason Davis hosts this monthly jam session.

  • The World Famous

    9 p.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    CHIP MCKENZIE Longtime local singer-songwriter performs country-inflected originals.

    MIKE ADAMS AT HIS HONEST WEIGHT Melodic indie-rock project from Bloomington, IN.

Meetings

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

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

    Infant Storytime

    Parents can share plays, songs and simple books with their babies. 

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    Teen chess players of all skill levels can play matches and learn from members of the local Chess and Community Players, who will be on hand to assist players and help build skill levels. For ages 7–18. Registration required. 

  • Bogart Library

    10 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Monday Funday

    Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will receive pointers for building literacy and language skills.

  • Bogart Library

    11:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Preschool Pals

    Preschool-aged children will learn social and language skills through songs stories and crafts. Ages almost 3–almost 5.

  • 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. 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. 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.

Games

Comedy

Events

  • UGA Jackson St. Building

    6 p.m. FREE! www.ugaicorps.uga.edu

    I-Corps VII Showcase

    UGA I-Corps is a National Science Foundation-funded program that provides UGA teams with the training and funds needed to understand a customer-centric approach to commercializing new technologies. Each team will include UGA faculty and students, as well as community members. Thirteen teams will present their problem, solution and customer interview outcomes as part of the showcase. Regstration required to attend. 

Classes

Ending Monday, October 21

 

Classes

  • Wine 201: An Introduction to the Wines of France, Italy, and Spain

    (J's Bottle Shop) Discover benchmark wines from Sancerre to Chianti, Rioja to Burgundy and what makes “Old World” wines so iconic. Coursework includes up to six wines per class. Oct. 22, 23, 29 & 30, 6:30–8 p.m. $85. wine.jsbottleshop@gmail.com