Shop for your loved ones at the museum’s annual holiday book and frame sale, featuring new and used publications in all genres.
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.
Celebrate the holidays with a swing lesson from 7–8 p.m., then enjoy an evening of dancing to holiday music. No experience or partner required.
Giving Tuesday seeks to refocus society on generosity for the remainder of the holiday season, and to celebrate, Athens Land Trust will provide cookies and all the supplies needed for your one-of-a kind cookie design. Proceeds will support land conservation, provide affordable housing and various financial education classes.
Come out for a silent auction and live performances from local bands like Dana Downs, Fishbug, Fester Hagood, Cicada Rhythm and more covering popular songs. Proceeds benefit Nuci's Space.
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.
(First Floor Lobby) The holiday sale will include small, hand-built sculptures as well as functional pottery such as teapots, mugs and bowls made by ceramic students and faculty.
Join Nelda Damiano, Pierre Daura Curator of European Art and co-curator of the "Master, Pupil, Follower" exhibition, for a special tour.
ATHICA presents a new literary zine called Local Honey. Writers can submit up to three word or pdf documents of written work including poems, essays and short fiction. Artists can submit up to three 300 dpi or higher resolution jpeg/pngs. Deadline Jan. 15. The zine will be printed in March. email@example.com, www.athica.org
(Athens CPR, 182 Ben Burton Circle, Bogart) Certified trainers provide hands-on demonstrations and a practice session.
Phil Jasen leads a four-part series of studio-based classes exploring tools, techniques and styles of the Italian regional schools. Jan. 2, 9, 16 and 23, 6:30–8:30 p.m. $15. 706-542-4883, firstname.lastname@example.org
Discuss The 13th Gift by Joanne Huist Smith.
A live series featuring new groups and fresh music each month. All musicians are students or TAs at the Hugh Hodgson School of Music.
Watch as bellydancers demonstrate their skills.
TRIANGLE FIRE Long-running local crust-punk band.
SOME KIND OF NIGHTMARE Punk rock band from San Diego.
SHEHEHE Local band that draws from old-school punk and arena rock to create a fist-pumping atmosphere.
ATHENS UNCOVERED Local musicians cover their favorite Athens songs to raise money for Nuci’s Space. Featuring Dana Downs, Fishbug, Fester Hagood, The Getaway Company, Timi Conley and Wonderland Rangers, Cicada Rhythm, Five Eight and more.
ANDREW BLOOMS Athens singer-songwriter Andrew Huang performs a set of uplifting folk-pop. Album release show! See story on p. 13.
ELIJAH JOHNSTON Local indie-folk singer-songwriter.
CLOUDLAND Young alt-rock band from Athens.
JAMES AURELIO New roots-rock project led by Jim Wilson (Los Cantares, TaxiCab Verses).
Dungeons and Dragons for all experience levels.
A Dungeons and Dragons adventure in the library. Beginners welcome. Grades 6–12.
Meet other fans of anime and manga to discover books, art, shows, snacks and Japanese culture. Grades 6–12.
This month will explore the science of volcanoes and enjoy a hands-on activity. Ages 5–10 with a caregiver.
Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful is accepting nominations for the Citizen of the Year Award. Nominate someone who is an environmental steward of litter prevention or community beautification. Deadline Jan. 31. www.accgov.com/4549/Citizen-of-the-Year-Award
(UGA School of Social Work) Audition for Project Safe's annual production. Auditions are on Dec. 11, 6–8 p.m. and Dec. 15, 1–3 p.m. email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
In collaboration with the GDOT and ACC Land Management, Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful is raising funds to purchase daffodil bulbs and crepe myrtles to beautify Athens Loop 10. $100 = 500 bulbs, $250 = 1,250 bulbs (or 2 trees), $500 = 2,500 bulbs (or 4 trees), $1,000 = 5,000 bulbs (or 8 trees). Dec. 3. www.gagives.org/kaccbinvestinbeauty