This month's title is Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine. Newcomers welcome.
Meet and discuss The Round House by Louise Erdrich and pick up a book for next month.
(Prince Ave.) Avid presents Andrea L. Dennis in celebration of her book, Rap on Trial: Race, Lyrics and Guilt in America. Purchase a copy of the book to get it signed by the author.
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.
The annual show will be juried by Larry Ossei-Mensah of the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit. Drop off entry forms and up to three works on Jan. 23–24. 706-613-3623, www.athensclarkecounty.com/lyndonhouse
Now registering for winter classes. Subjects include wheel thrown pottery (Thursdays, Jan. 9–Feb. 20, 6:30–8:30 p.m.), mosaic art (Tuesdays, Jan. 7–Feb. 11, 6:30–8:30 p.m.) and more. Visit website for class descriptions and dates. 706-613-3623, www.accgov.com/leisure
Join Nelda Damiano, Pierre Daura Curator of European Art, for a tour.
This competition highlights scholarly research by UGA students about any art form or combination of art forms including but not limited to: visual art, music, theater, dance, film, literature, media arts or performance art. Focusing on historical, theoretical and critical research in the arts, the competition provides an opportunity for students to present their research to the university community.
General trivia hosted by Jacob and Wes.
Westside and Eastside locations of Locos Grill and Pub feature trivia night every Tuesday.
Hosted by James Majure.
(2301 College Station Road) Every Tuesday.
Test your trivia knowledge.
Play to win. Every Tuesday.
This month's theme is "Thanksgiving Wine." Reservations required.
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.
Try your hand at painting minis. Space is limited.
Adults are invited to paint a scenic masterpiece using autumn colors and happy little trees. Register to attend.
Hear comics from Athens and Atlanta. Newcomers welcome. Email to perform.
(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.
Storytime and a craft. Ages 18 months–6 years.
Dungeons and Dragons for all experience levels.
TC SUPERSTAR Synthwave group from Austin, TX.
LAMBDA CELSIUS Local experimental electronic alter ego of artist AC Carter.
WALDO WITT Indie rock project from songwriter Waldo John Wittenmyer.
MANNEQUIN LOVER Atlanta based "dystopian discotheque" musician.
DAN DEACON Influential contemporary indie musician playing sweeping electronic pop.
ANNIE LEETH Local experimental violinist and multi-instrumentalist composer.
NICHOLAS MALLIS Local pop songwriter with classic melodies and clever lyrics.
EMERALD EMPIRE Wedding band specializing in party-pop favorites.
COM TRUISE Producer described as creating "mid-fi synth-wave, slow-motion funk”.
ALTOPALO Experimental pop group from New York City.
BESHKEN New York-based producer and multi-instrumentalist.