COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, October 16

17 events

Live Music

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE VINYL SUNS Athens-based blues-rock five-piece.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. $20 (adv.), $25 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE WOOD BROTHERS Country and folk-influenced trio from New York.

    CICADA RHYTHM Acoustic guitar and upright bass duo playing bluegrass-tinged indie-folk with paired vocal harmonies.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    JAZZ FUNK JAM Local jazz musician Mason Davis hosts this monthly jam session.

Karaoke & Open Mic

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • 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. 

  • Bogart Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Monday Funday

    Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will recieve pointers for building literacy and language skills.

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.

  • Beef 'O' Brady's

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-1916

    General Knowledge Trivia

    Win house cash and 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.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    7 p.m. www.therookandpawn.com

    UGA Chess Dawgs

    Meet up with other dawgs.

Performance

  • UGA Robert G. Edge Recital Hall

    8 p.m. FREE! www.music.uga.edu

    Guest Artist Concert

    Pianist Sandra Landini from the Antonio Buzzolla Conservatory in Italy will perform.

Lectures & Lit

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. FREE! thegeorgiareview.com

    Issue Release Party

    The Georgia Review presents poet Kaveh Akbar accompanied by sign languae interpreter Lynn Young in celebration of the Fall 2017 issue. 

Meetings

  • 7 p.m. FREE! planning@athensclarkecounty.com

    Community Work Program

    (J.J. Harris Elementary School) Join the discussion at this ACC Planning meeting.

Help Out

  • Bogart Library

    Coat and Blanket Drive

    The library is collecting new and gently used blankets and coats of all sizes to donate to local charities. Through December. 770-725-9443, www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

Support Groups

  • Nuçi's Space

    Mental Health Peer Support Group

    Meets the second Wednesday of every month. Open to anyone focused on improving their life and learning how to live with their condition. Next meeting Dec. 13. 6–7 p.m. FREE! www.nuci.org 

Ending Monday, October 16

 

Art

  • Multiple Locations

    Indie South Fair

    Now accepting artist and vendor applications. Sunday Holiday Market at Monday Night Brewing in Atlanta. Deadline Oct. 16. Event on Dec. 10, 11 a.m.–6 p.m. Find applications on website. www.indiesouthfair.com

Classes

Auditions