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Wednesday, January 15

23 events

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. $5 (adv.), $7 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE ORIGINAL SCREWTOPS Athens blues band performing fresh-take originals, plus classics by the old masters.

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-353-4721

    THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Mary Sigalas, Dan Horowitz, Steve Key and surprise guests play swingin' tunes from the '10s, '20s and '30s.

  • Nowhere Bar

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

    HIGHER EDUCATION Rock-reggae fusion outfit from Washington, DC.

    ROCKSTEAD Reggae-rock group from Cincinnati, OH.

  • Porterhouse Grill

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-369-0990

    JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

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

    Talking About Books: Adult Book Discussion Group

    This month’s title is The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver. Newcomers welcome.

Games

Kidstuff

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    11 p.m. FREE! 706-369-3040

    Open Mic Night

    OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided.

Comedy

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson School of Music

    7:30 p.m. $10 (w/UGA ID), $30. 706-542-4400, pac.uga.edu

    Dasol Kim

    Award-winning pianist Dasol Kim performs a program of works by Beethoven, Scriabin and Chopin.

Ending Wednesday, January 15

 

Art

  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    Call for Submissions

    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. localhoneyathens@gmail.com, www.athica.org