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Tuesday, October 10

29 events

Games

Events

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 pm. FREE! www.music.uga.edu

    UGA British Brass Band

    The ensemble will perform traditional and contemporary songs in the classic British Brass Band tradition. 

Kidstuff

Meetings

  • 11:30 a.m. FREE! www.womansclub.uga.edu

    University Woman's Club

    (Alps Road Presbyterian Church) Connect with members of the club, college and community. Dr. Mandy Joye, an associate professor in UGA's marine sciences department, presents a lecture on ocean ecology.

Classes

Sports

  • East Athens Community Center

    Tuesdays, 6:30–8:30 p.m. & Saturdays, 1–4 p.m. FREE! www.ttathensga.com

    Table Tennis Matches and Training

    Beginner to advanced skill levels welcome.

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $15 (21+), $17 (18–20). www.caledonialounge.com

    SERATONES Rock and roll band from Shreveport, LA.

    PARTIALS Local psychedelic pop band with a rich, danceable sound.

  • The Foundry

    Terrapin Tuesday. 7 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE BROKEN STRING BAND Athens band blending Western folk with indie rock.

    OH, JEREMIAH Local alt-country band inspired by songwriters like Josh Ritter and Ryan Adams. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. $5. www.georgiatheatre.com

    MDOU MOCTAR Tuareg songwriter and musician playing original electronic compositions. 

    DRUNKEN FOREIGNER BAND A psychedelic twist on the traditional music of Thailand and Laos.

    THE TAXICAB VERSES Local group fronted by Jim Wilson and inspired by the traditional sounds of Ghana.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    EMILEIGH IRELAND Local singer-songwriter and experimental performer.

    ANTLERED AUNTLORD Fuzz-pop project fronted by local songwriter Jesse Stinnard.

    GODDESS COMPLEX Local experimental project.

    SANDY DENTURES No info available.

    ECHO CONSTANT Local sample-based electronic project.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    JOHN SWILLEY Local songwriter who blends gritty Southern rock, sultry R&B and Delta blues.

  • The World Famous

    9 p.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    MOTHERFUCKER Hard-driving, riffy local rock and roll trio.

    WAR BRIDES Sludgy, Chicago-based post-hardcore group.

    TWELVES Angular noise-rock band from Madison, WI.

Art

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    12 p.m. FREE! www.art.uga.edu

    Visiting Artist

    (S151) Vincent Desiderio is a realist painter from Sleepy Hollow, New York. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    5–9 p.m. www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    Meet the Artist

    Melissa Merrill's exhibition shares botanical and entomological illustrations. The UGA Entomology Department will present an insect zoo.

Film

  • Trio Contemporary Art Gallery

    6 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/triocontemporaryartgallery

    Rain the Color Blue with a Little Red in it

    Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai "Rain the Color Blue with a Little Red in it" is an homage to Prince's Purple Rain, telling the story of a musician struggling to make it against all odds in the Tuareg guitar scene of Niger. 

Lectures & Lit

  • Bogart Library

    5:30 p.m. FREE! 770-725-9443, www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Banking with Oconee State Bank

    Registration required.

  • Avid Bookshop

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Meet the Author

    (Prince Ave.) Meet Sandra Worsham in celebration of her book Going to Wings.

  • UGA Ecology Building

    3:30 p.m. FREE! www.ecology.uga.edu

    Meet the Author

    (Odum auditorium) "King of Sting" Justin O. Schmidt presents "Ant, wasp and bee stings: Paving the road for evolution of sociality in Hymenoptera." The talk will be followed by a book signing of Schmidt's most recent work The Sting of the Wild: The Story of the Man Who Got Stung for Science.