COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, February 12

25 events

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

    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

    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.

  • Oconee County Library

    6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    NerdHerd

    Geek out with other nerds. Grades 6–12. 

  • 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

    10:15 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.

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Teen Library Council

    Have a say in future YA events. Grades 6–12.

  • Bogart Library

    3–5 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Happy Birthday, Georgia

    Learn about early Georgia and make colonial crafts with the Appalachee Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. 

  • Chase Park Warehouses

    STEAM Class

    (The Hatch) The eight-week afterschool program focuses on science, technology, engineering, art and math. Mondays starting Feb. 26, 5–7 p.m. $250. www.hatchathens.com/calendar

Games

Film

  • Miller Learning Center

    7–9 p.m. FREE! 706-224-3796

    Animal Voices Film Festival: Unlocking the Cage

    (Room 148) The real-life thriller follows animal rights lawyer Steven Wise in his defense of a chimpanzee. 

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    6:30 & 9:30 p.m. FREE! www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    Flicker Film Society

    Watch the 1985 comedy classic Better Off Dead. Holy Crepe will be on site.

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    COMMON WEATHER Acoustic folk project from Savannah singer-songwriter Cailee Stein.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. FREE! www.thefoundryathens.com

    SWEETHEART DUETS HOOT The annual Valentine's Day event features Sam Birchfield and Pip the Pansy, John and Sayward Evans, Trish and Jef Whatley, Anna and Lee Hiers, David and Mary Leinweber, Josh and Gabby Daniels and Michael Levasseur and Rachael Renee Levasseur. Jessica and Matthew Williams host. 

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    BREE COULEUR Local singer-songwriter playing stripped-down folk music.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    SO NASTY Athens group led by saxophonist and vocalist Gnarly G and featuring a rotating cast of local musicians.

Events

Classes

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Heart-Healthy Snacks

    The library staff will share healthy snack tips. Attendees are encouraged to bring a recipe to share. 

  • Chase Park Warehouses

    Feb. 9, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 12, 10:30 a.m. $35. www.theflowerfly.com

    Valentines Flower Wreath

    (Frog Stomp Studio, #1A) Create a flower arrangement and learn how-tos and trivia along the way. Ages 15 and up. 

  • Chase Park Warehouses

    The Hatch

    "Arduino Programming." 8 weeks starting Feb. 27, 6–8 p.m. $250. "Adult Fabrication Class." 8 weeks starting Feb. 28, 6–8 p.m. $300. www.hatchathens.com/calendar

Art

Ending Monday, February 12

 

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