COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, August 14

12 events

Karaoke & Open Mic

Games

  • Grindhouse Killer Burgers

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

    Dirty South Trivia: Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll

    Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    1 p.m. $4. ejstapler@gmail.com

    Duplicate Bridge

    Beginner players welcome.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8–10 p.m. FREE! highwirelounge.com

    Geeks Who Drink Trivia

    Test your general knowledge for prizes.

Meetings

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    Teen chess players of all skill levels can play matches and learn from members of the local Chess and Community Players, who will be on hand to assist players and help build skill levels. For ages 7–18. Registration required. 

Live Music

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    MISTER TIE DYE Local nine-piece instrumental fusion group with a potent horn section.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    SKANKNASTY Get down with some funky, horn-laden tunes courtesy of Gnarly G and company.

Classes

  • Hip Vintage and Handmade

    Guitar Strum at Hip

    This is a group guitar lesson for adults taught by Caroline Aiken. Bring a guitar, tuner, paper, pen and list of songs you'd like to learn. Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. $15. www.hipvintagehandmade.com

Events

Film

Auditions

  • Eb Scrooge: A Southern Fried Carol

    (Elberton Arts Center, 17 W. Church St., Elberton) Encore Productions is looking for men and women for a production of a holiday comedy. Actors will cold read from the script. Drop-in Aug. 28–29, 6–8 p.m. 706-283-1049

Ending Monday, August 14

 

Word on the Street

  • Multiple Locations

    Sports Registration

    Adult softball begins Aug. 14 with games scheduled 6:30–9:30 p.m. at Bishop Park or Southeast Clarke Park. Adult soccer is held Thursdays starting Aug. 24, 6:30–9:30 p.m., at Trail Creek Park. $400/team. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure