This annual event celebrates Black History Month and honors African-American leaders who enrich their communities through their support of the arts and culture.
(Alzheimer's Association) A three-session educational program for people living in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease and their care partners. Please call for registration and location details.
Join Broderick Flanigan, local artist and historian, for a tour of historic Black Athens. The tour will conclude at Dawg Gone Good BBQ for a meal. RSVP to attend.
(Auditorium) Athenians and keynote speaker Michael Thurmond share local black history and focus on building new relationships in support of positive growth for students and their families. This event acts as part one of Cedar Shoal High School's Black History Month Program.
(Room 480) University of Michigan political scientist Dr. Vincent L. Hutchings will present "Whitewashing: How Obama Used Implicit Racial Cues as a Defense Against Political Rumors."
THE NEW SOUND OF NUMBERS Experimental pop and post-punk project led by songwriter Hannah Jones.
CELINES Atlanta-based experimental pop group.
REALISTIC PILLOW Local beat-based experimental band.
ROBERT SCHNEIDER The Elephant 6 mainstay and Apples in Stereo frontman performs a solo set.
BICHOS VIVOS Local band playing forró—accordion and triangle-driven country music from Brazil.
KOBANOVA Athens-based atmospheric rock and roll band.
JAMESON TANK Singer-songwriter from Gibson.
CLAUSTROPHILIC New local rock group.
PYLON REENACTMENT SOCIETY Vanessa Briscoe Hay and an all-star cast of locals play the music of Pylon, plus new originals.
VISION VIDEO Local goth-pop group featuring members of Shehehe and Booty Boyz.
ASHLEY MCBRYDE Nashville-based country singer-songwriter.
MORGAN WADE Virginia singer-songwriter playing a blend of country, folk and high-energy Americana.
AMORAMORA Four-piece band playing a mix of psych-rock, bluegrass, jazz and funk.
BIRD DOG JUBILEE Four-piece jam band from Atlanta.
RAMBLIN' COUNTRY BAND Georgia-based traditional country band.
(Room 400) This Roundtable will address the story, style and cultural significance of Greta Gerwig's Little Women.
Join the brewery for a movie every Friday night.
The symphony performs Beethoven's Symphony No. 1 in C Major, Op. 21 and Mahler's Symphony No. 1 in D Major, "Titan."
The Athens Creative Theatre presents a story about a royal family's race for future possession of the throne. See Theater Notes on p. 10.
The University of Georgia Baptist Collegiate Ministries presents Shrek the Musical: Dessert Theater, featuring desserts from some of the finest chefs in Athens. See Theater Notes on p. 10.
(Cellar Theatre) UGA Theatre presents Kate Hamill’s adaptation of the 1848 William Makepeace Thackeray novel, where two different women attempt to navigate a society that punishes them for every misstep. Both strive for what they want, but neither can thrive without the other.
Steve Martin and Edie Brickell's bluegrass musical is based on a true story about a wild Appalachian girl who becomes a well-to-do magazine editor.
Town & Gown Players present William Shakespeare's classic story of romance and disguise. See Theater Notes on p. 10.
Bring a lunch and learn about keeping your heart healthy from UGA Extension agent Bradley Averill. Healthy snacks provided.
KARAOKE Hosted by Cowboy Anglin, featuring live guitar performances by RC Cowboy between singers. (Other musicians are also invited to play along.)
Josh Fadem, known for his roles in shows like "30 Rock" and "Better Call Saul," presents three nights of stand-up in preparation for his upcoming comedy special. See Calendar Pick on p. 13.
Iranian-American comedian Darius Emadi brings his world touring character comedy show to Athens.
Learn how to tie a tie and other fashion tips to help you put your best foot forward.
"Art Club Junior" is for ages 8–12 and held on Fridays at 4:30 p.m. "Art Club for Teens is for ages 12–18 and held Fridays at 6:30 p.m. Subjects include negative space study (Feb. 21) and stop motion animation (Feb. 28). Check website for details and to register. $15. www.kaartist.com