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Sunday, February 2

7 events

Games

  • Southern Brewing Company

    5–7 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com

    Trivia

    General trivia hosted by Solo Entertainment. House prizes and discounted tabs. 

Theater

  • Athens Academy

    Jan. 31–Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m. & Feb. 2, 2 p.m. $2–5. www.athensacademy.org

    An Evening with Sherlock Holmes

    (Bertelsmann Presentation Hall) A cast and crew of over 30 seventh and eighth graders present three short Sherlock Holmes mysteries: The Adventure of the Noble BachelorThe Milverton Adventure and The Disappearance of Adam.

Events

  • The Classic Center

    Jan. 31–Feb. 2. 706-357-4444, www.classiccenter.com/athenswineweekend

    Athens Wine Weekend: A Weekend of Exquisite Taste

    Enjoy a weekend supporting diverse performing, visual and culinary arts programs and scholarships for upcoming art students. Activities include enjoy food tastings, wine tastings, raffles and more. Proceeds benefit the The Classic Center Cultural Foundation. See Calendar Pick on p. 12.

  • The National

    11 a.m.–2 p.m. reservations@thenationalrestaurant.com

    (Inter)national Brunch Pop-Up

    Sous Chef Mack Bui and Daniel Fetter are serving a brunch pop-up featuring Asian-inspired dishes and cocktails.

Art

  • Athens Academy

    3–4:30 p.m. FREE! www.athensacademy.org

    Artist Reception

    (Myers Gallery) Athens Academy hosts a reception for Croatian artist Roman Zalac, who resides in Athens practicing in oil paint and various mediums. See Art Notes on p. 10.

Live Music

  • ACC Library

    3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org

    KATE MORRISSEY BAND Literate, sincere local group whose live shows come punctuated with an offbeat sense of humor.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $7 (adv.), $10 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    HOTEL FICTION Groovy pop band formerly known as Tomorrow Today.

    CALL ME SPINSTER Americana trio of three sisters from Chattanooga, TN.

    CHICK WALLACE Atlanta-based alternative pop band.

    BITSY Cello-based orchestral pop project of Athens musician Elizabeth Klingbeil.

Ending Sunday, February 2

 

Word on the Street

  • Athens, GA

    Ripple Effect Film Project

    Filmmakers of all ages and levels of experience are invited to create original short films about water conservation and water stewardship. Finalists' films will be screened at the Morton Theatre on Mar. 22. Cash prizes will be awarded. Visit website for official rules and entry form. Deadline Feb. 2. www.filmfreeway.com/rippleeffectfilmproject

Classes

  • Dyeing Workshops

    (Indie South) Natural Dyeing on Feb. 1, 11 a.m.–2 p.m. $180. Bundle dyeing on Feb. 1, 4–6 p.m. $85. BYO Indigo on Feb. 2, 12–2 p.m. $30. All workshops are led by Maggie Pate. www.theindiesouth.com