COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, July 7

24 events

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

    2 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Read to Rover

    Reading aloud to a dog creates a relaxed, non-judgmental environment that helps kids develop their reading skills and builds confidence. Register for a 15-minutes session. Grades K-5.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Little STEM Scientists

    Have fun with hands-on science experiences. Dress for mess. Kids under eight years old will need help from an adult.

  • Buffalo's Café

    5:30–7:30 p.m. FREE! 706-354-6655

    Kids Night

    Featuring a balloon artist, coloring contests and photos with Buffy the Buffalo. Every Tuesday.

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Lego Club

    Create Lego art and enjoy Lego-based activities. Legos provided. Ages 3–10.  

  • ACC Library

    4 p.m. FREE! plewis@athenslibrary.org

    3D Printing for Teens

    Learn how to use the Makerbot! Ages 11–18. Registration required.

Games

Classes

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    The Law of Attraction and Manifestation

    This ongoing class teaches many techniques for utilizing the power of your mind to create wonders in all areas of your life.

  • ACC Library

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

    The Trust's Georgia (1732-1752)

    Mary Bondurant Warren leads this class on the state's first settlers.

Events

  • ACC Council on Aging

    11 a.m.–2 p.m. www.accaging.org

    Produce Stand

    This mobile produce stand sells fresh, sustainable and locally-grown fruits and vegetables sourced from the community gardens at ACCA and UGArden. EBT cards accepted.

  • West Broad Market Garden

    4–7 p.m. 706-613-0122, www.athenslandtrust.org

    Tuesday Produce Stand

    Shop for fresh produce straight out of the community-based urban garden. Offers double dollars for EBT shoppers. Held every Tuesday.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

    Tunes & Thoughts

    In light of the recent South Carolina shooting, Lemuel LaRoche aka Life the Griot and Bertis Downs host an evening of music performances and a discussion on race in America.

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    Tailgate Tuesday. 7 p.m. $5 (adv.), $7 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    OUTSHYNE Rising five piece country-rock band out of South Carolina.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10 p.m. $2. www.georgiatheatre.com

    UNIVERSAL SIGH Athens-based jazz-fusion/funk-oriented rock band that strives to create a unique musical experience with each and every performance. 

    VOODOO VISIONARY Improvisational funk/rock group from Atlanta.

  • Georgia Theatre

    6:30 p.m. $20 (adv.), $22 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME Popular progressive-metal band from North Carolina.

    ANIMALS AS LEADERS Prog-metal band from Washington, D.C.

    THE CONTORTIONIST Progressive death-metal outfit.

  • Go Bar

    9 p.m. FREE! 706-546-5609

    TWO'S DAY VISIONS Tom Visions hosts reverse evil music parties every Tuesday in July at Go Bar. This week features Tom VisionsSultans of Chranchistan, Throne Room and Electric Nature.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    S-WORDS AND FRIENDS Local band playing funky pop-rock with a touch of Southern jam.

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    Through July 10, 7:30 p.m. FREE! music.uga.edu

    The Southeast Tuba Euphonium Workshop Concert

    STEW will perform at a series of concerts, featuring leading teachers of the euphonium and tuba: Demondrae Thurman, Matthew Shipes, Benjamin Pierce and UGA's own David Zerkel.

DJs

  • The Manhattan Café

    Loungy Tuesdays. 9 p.m. FREE! 706-369-9767

    Loungy Tuesdays

    DJ NATE FROM WUXTRY Playing an all-vinyl set of slow and melancholy songs for sad sacks and lonely lovers.

Ending Tuesday, July 7

 

Kidstuff

  • Stegeman Coliseum

    Bulldog Day Camp

    Girls in grades 1–8 can learn the fundamentals of basketball from the Georgia Lady Bulldogs in this four-day camp. Additional activities include trips to the pool, pictures with Hairy Dog and team building exercises. July 7–10, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. $240. www.jonicrenshawbasketballcamps.com

Classes

  • Broad 9A

    Photography Basics

    Learn how to use your camera settings to take better photos. Tuesdays, July 7–July 28. $220. www.broad9a.com