Test your trivia chops for prizes! Every Wednesday.
Test your sports knowledge every Wednesday night.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes. Every Wednesday.
Shown on the big screen TV, this PowerPoint based trivia show covers six categories, a music round and a "Family Feud" bonus round. Win prizes.
LEAVING COUNTRIES SINGER-SONGWRITER SHOWCASE Rock out every Wednesday. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for booking.
KARAOKE With your host Lynn, the Queen of Karaoke!
KARAOKE WITH THE KING Sing your guts out every Wednesday!
HIP HOP OPEN MIC Show off your skills and network with others in the industry.
OPEN MIC Caroline Aiken hosts this open mic. Contact email@example.com to sign up.
THE PEN TEST Semi-local industrial electronic project from Pat Walsh. Throbbing Gristle vibes by way of Adonis and Kraftwerk.
WILD OF NIGHT Local band playing soaring, experimental new age-inspired chamber-pop.
MANNY & THE DEEPTHROATS Alias of local experimental sound artist Manny Lage.
BOY HARSHER No info available.
APPALACHIAN RHYTHM A blend of instrumental and vocal tunes in the Appalachian folk and bluegrass traditions.
MARCHFOURTH MARCHING BAND A kaleidoscope of musical and visual energy that inspires dancing in an atmosphere of celebration.
FUNK YOU Augusta band playing funky, high energy, get-your-dancing-shoes-on jams.
BRAVE BABY Anthemic folk-rock from Charleston, SC.
THE GRAWKS Local rock and roll band inspired by '70s classic rock and punk.
FREE ASSOCIATES Local garage-rock band that experiments with noise and attitude.
RED FRANCIS Folk-rock trio from Chicago.
FABULOUS BIRD Singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Peter Alvanos (Elf Power) soars with his '60s British, folk and psych-pop influenced sound. Every Wednesday in October!
CAPTAIN GREEN Funk-fusion band from Baton Rouge, LA.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Join drummer Nicholas Wiles with bassist Drew Hart and pianist Steve Key for an evening of original music, improv and standards.
THE SATURDAY GIANT One-man band from Columbus, OH featuring elements of rock, pop, electro and hip hop.
VINCAS Energetic, erratic garage punk with growling guitars, howling vocals and a bit of rockabilly swagger.
WYMYNS PRYSYN Atlanta-based punk band fronted by Andrew Wiggins (Hawks, Blame Game).
COTTAGING Doomy rock band from Providence, RI.
PINECONES Atlanta/Athens-based rock band that touches on flailing, melodic grunge and urgent post-punk. See Record Review on p. 13.
See dance routines.
A recital by D. Ray McClellan, professor of clarinet at UGA.
DJ HOT WAX Max Wang (The Rodney Kings) spins '60s pop/soul and punk rock.
VINYL WEDNESDAYS Bring your own records and spin them at the bar!
Story time includes stories, finger plays, songs and crafts for literacy-based fun. For ages 2–5.
Bring your toddlers in to read great stories.
The Young Adult staff is looking for volunteers ages 11–18. Watch scary movies all week while you work on various Hunger Games Haunted House projects. Oct. 22–28, 4–9 p.m., FREE! 706-769-3950
Katie Terry shares spider stories, songs and crafts. For ages 3–12.
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Appalachian Rhythm.
Come network and perform.
Caree Cotwright, a faculty member in the UGA College of Family and Consumer Sciences, speaks about nutrition and childhood obesity at the October meeting for the Athens Science Café.
Sara Kate Gillespie, curator of American art, leads a tour focusing on "Aspects of Modernism: American Art of the 1920s and 1930s."
Feel free to bring photos, doodads or ephemera.
Who Owns Water documents David Hanson and his brother Michael as they paddle from the headwaters of the Chattahoochee and Flint Rivers in Georgia all the way to the Apalachicola River and ultimately the Gulf of Mexico. Followed by a discussion with David Hanson. The event also serves as the launch party for Joe Cook's Chattahoochee River Users Guide.
(Room 250) Antonio Mora, prominent Hispanic journalist and two-time winner of the Peabody Award, speaks about "Troubled TImes in Television News."
(Cellar Theatre) The Graduate Acting Ensemble presents John Patrick Shanley's drama about the power of human connection and the struggle for self-forgiveness through the explosive relationship between a violent maniac and a neglectful mother. When Danny (played by Zack Byrd) and Roberta (Stephanie Murphy) cross paths, they might be each other's last hope for redemption.
These input workshops provide citizens with an opportunity to help develop a new pricing structure for ACC Leisure Services' programs.
ATHICA is seeking volunteers and potential board members specializing in public relations, grant writing or legal assistance. Email if interested. firstname.lastname@example.org