COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, December 10

29 events

Games

Events

  • Heirloom Cafe and Fresh Market

    6 p.m. $20. 706-354-7901, www.heirloomathens.com

    2nd Tuesday Tasting

    This month's theme is "Secret Santa Blind Tasting." Reservations required.

  • 12:30–6 p.m. FREE! 706-543-1442

    American Red Cross Blood Drive

    (First United Methodist Church) Appointments and walk-ins accepted. 

  • Little Italy

    7–9 p.m. FREE! www.johnqforsheriff.com

    JQ & A: Pizza Meet & Greet with Sgt. John Q. Williams

    Bring your questions about John Q's campaign for sheriff of Clarke County, criminal justice reform and the ACC community.

  • Children First

    4–6 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/childrenfirstincga

    Children First Holiday Party

    Mingle with others, view site renovations and enjoy a warm serving of chili at this annual holiday celebration. Attendees are asked to bring a side dish or dessert.

Classes

  • ACC Planning Department Auditorium

    5:30–6:30 p.m. FREE! athensclarkecounty.com/stormwater

    Rain Barrel Workshop

    Learn how to build, install and maintain a rain barrel. Each registered participant will leave the workshop with a free barrel to install at home. Register in advance.

  • Bogart Library

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

    Computer Class

    Have a question about a computer or device? Need help navigating your new phone? Sign up for a 20-minute timeslot for one-on-one help. Timeslots are available between 123 p.m.

  • ACC Library

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

    Computer Class

    This month's topic is RBDigital eBooks, audiobooks and digital magazines.

  • Rubber Soul Yoga

    7:45–9:15 p.m. $10. www.rubbersoulyoga.com

    Candlelight Yin Yoga

    Join Nicole Bechill for a peaceful candlelight Yin Yoga promoting inward listening, finding ease and balance. All skill levels welcome. Props will be provided.

Film

  • ACC Library

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

    Talking Black in America

    This documentary examines the history and role of African American language, as well as prejudices. After the screening, Jon Forrest, assistant professor of linguistics at UGA, will lead a discussion. A reception with light refreshments will follow the event.

Lectures & Lit

Comedy

Art

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Infant Storytime

    Stories, songs, nursery rhymes, bouncing and cuddling. 0-24 months.

  • ACC Library

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

    D&D Club

    Dungeons and Dragons for all experience levels.

  • ACC Library

    4–6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org

    Teen D&D Club

    A Dungeons and Dragons adventure in the library. Beginners welcome. Grades 6–12.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    10 a.m. FREE! 706-542-4883, madison.hogan@uga.edu

    Toddler Tuesday: Holiday Celebration

    Children 18 months–3 years and their families are invited to enjoy a tour, storytime and art activity inspired by the “Material Georgia 1733–1900: Two Decades of Scholarship” exhibition. Space is limited.

  • Barnes & Noble

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.barnesandnoble.com

    Pilkeypalooza: Dog Man Fetch-22 Release Party

    Enjoy games and activities to celebrate the release of Fetch-22, the newest book in the Dog Man series. Pick up a special edition featuring  a colorable pull-out poster, perfect for any super fan.

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    8 p.m. www.caledonialounge.com

    WALTZ Athens-based rock group with a heavy, noisy sound.

    BIRTH ORDER Noisy, prog- and metal-influenced Minneapolis band.

    WEAPONIZED FLESH New local all-star metal band.

    MR. SQUIGGLES Local act blending metal and industrial sounds.

  • The Classic Center

    7:30 p.m. $47–69. www.classiccenter.com

    LEANN RIMES Multi-platinum country singer-songwriter presents an evening of Christmas music.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    8:30 p.m. $8. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    JUSTIN PETER KINKEL-SCHUSTER Acclaimed Southern folk singer-songwriter from Arkansas. 

    JAY GONZALEZ Athens songwriter and multi-instrumentalist with an affinity for classic pop melodies. 

    SPENCER THOMAS Rhythm and soul artist from Texas.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $5 (adv.), $7 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    SWOWCE Local group playing a mix of experimental hip hop and noise music.

    JOSEY Prolific local artist who plays keyboard-based pop.

  • The World Famous

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

    BUNNY LOVE DIY bedroom pop act from New Hampshire.

    GRUNFELDER Athens-based garage-rock group with punk and ska influences. 

    RYNE MEADOW "Acoustitronic" local singer-songwriter with a rich musical palette. 

Meetings

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

    Athens Fibercraft Guild

    (Contact for Location) This month's meeting will be held at the home of member Erika Lewis. Attendees are asked to bring a covered dish of their choice for Holiday Lunch and a (wrapped) craft for the handmade gift exchange if they choose to participate. There will also be a session of Show & Tell to enjoy.