COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, February 18

23 events

Meetings

  • Holy Cross Lutheran Church

    7:30 p.m. FREE! www.athensclarkecounty.com/sandycreeknaturecenter

    Athens Rock and Gem Club

    See gem and mineral collections from local enthusiasts. Attendees are encouraged to participate in a show and tell.

  • Feb. 18 at First United Methodist Church & Feb. 19 at Lyndon House Arts Center, 5:30–7:30 p.m. FREE!

    North Downtown Athens Planning Workshop

    Learn more about plans for the Bethel Homes site and surrounding areas.

Kidstuff

Classes

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    Computer Classes

    Classes include instruction for using the Internet, email, e-readers and more. Call to register. Tuesdays, 2:30–3:30 p.m. or 6:30–7:30 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • 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.

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    2 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Tour at Two: “Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection”

    Join Annelies Mondi, deputy director and in-house curator of the exhibition for a tour.

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    2 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Tour at Two

    Enjoy a spotlight tour 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. Participants should meet in the rotunda on the second floor. 

Games

Events

  • Rubber Soul Yoga

    5 p.m. FREE! normalbooks@gmail.com

    MEplusTEA Pop Up

    Enjoy hand-blended beverages from MEplusTEA and yoga classes offered at 4, 5:30 and 7 p.m.

Live Music

Comedy

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. FREE! www.hendershotscoffee.com

    Flying Squid Comedy Open Mic

    Show up and go up open mic with both new and seasoned standup comics. Show up early to get on the list. Five minutes per comic. Hosted the third Tuesday of every month.

Ending Tuesday, February 18

 

Classes

  • Weld Like A Girl: Single-Day Introductory Workshops

    (Contact for Location) This four-hour introductory workshop provides women welders with basic training in gas metal arc welding and information about opportunities in the welding industry. Participants of any skill level are welcome. Maximum of 12 participants permitted. First and third Tuesday of each month. $125. 706-308-4792, clay@wioamerica.com