COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, November 28

26 events

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    Nov. 28–Dec. 1, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Holiday Book and Frame Sale

    Browse new and used publications. GMOA will also sell frames and the gift shop will offer special sales.

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

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

    Blue Hurricane

    (S150) Dodd alum Peter B. Samuels presents a special screening of Blue Hurricane, a story set on the French Riviera and written, directed, photographed, edited and scored by Samuels.

Games

Lectures & Lit

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    5:30 p.m. FREE! jhebbard@uga.edu

    The Rest of the Story Book Club

    Discuss works connected to the ongoing and upcoming exhibitions and programs at the library. Followed by gallery tours. November's selection is Marijuana: A Short History by John Hudak.

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Café au Libris: Joan C. Curtis

    Meet Athens author Joan C. Curtis in celebration of her newest book Murder on Moonshine Hill: Book 2

Live Music

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    8–11 p.m. $4–6. www.athensswingnight.com

    Athens Swing Night

    A one-hour lesson is followed by a two-hour dancing session. No experience or partner necessary. 

Performance

  • Trio Contemporary Art Gallery

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

    Experimentique Night

    This ongoing series challenges ladies, lady-identified and non-binary people to perform with instruments, songs or musicians they don't normally play with. Tonight features performances by Lee Adcock, Jennie Cain, Emileigh Ireland, KyKy Renee Knight, Lisa Lipani and Marie A. Uhler. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

Kidstuff

Film

  • Miller Learning Center

    7 p.m. FREE! mlmiller@uga.edu

    Cinema Politique

    (Room 250) Watch a screening of Chuck Norris vs. Communism, a documentary looking at a translator who smuggled thousands of Western films into 1980s Romania. 

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.

Meetings

  • Little Kings Shuffle Club

    5:30–7 p.m. www.clarkedemocrats.com

    ACC Democrats Happy Hour

    Discuss issues at the county, state and national level at the water cooler end of the bar.

  • Multiple Locations

    Dec. 6, 4 p.m. at Rolling Ridge Apartment Complex.

    CCSD Community Engagement Sessions

    Clarke County School District Superintendent Demond Means presents sessions around the city.

Events

  • 7–10 p.m. $15–40. www.shaktiyogaathens.com

    Vino & Vinyasa

    (Shakti Yoga Athens) Wine down and unwind with a 45-minute yoga session followed by a wine tasting. Proceeds benefit the Clarke County Mentor Program. Registration required.

  • Chick-fil-a

    5–8 p.m. camillabracewell@gmail.com

    Percentage Night and Story Time

    (Atlanta Hwy.) Join Books for Keeps at a percentage night and story time for children. Bring slightly used books of any kind to donate.

Ending Tuesday, November 28

 

Kidstuff

  • The H. T. Edwards Complex

    Athens Area Black History Bowl

    Students in grades 5–12 can compete by displaying knowledge in various categories including economics, civil rights, education, science and entertainment. $50 registration fee. Deadline Nov. 28. Competition on Mar. 24. 706-247-6777, aabhbowl@gmail.com

Classes