COCKTAIL HOUR: THE WEDDING BAND Local group specializing in the hits of the '60s, '70s and '80s.
DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.
STRAND OF OAKS Melodic, driving rock and roll courtesy of songwriter Tim Showalter and band. See Calendar Pick on p. 12.
JASON ANDERSON New Hampshire-based folk-rock singer-songwriter.
JAZZ FUNK JAM Local jazz musician Mason Davis hosts a jam session.
OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night every Monday. Hosted by Larry Forte.
Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.
Bring your lunch and watch Inside Out on the big screen.
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.
Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will recieve pointers for building literacy and language skills.
Complete a beginner project in a two-part workshop. Ages 9–14.
Toddlers can play with age-appropriate toys in the children's area.
Create magnets using bottle caps and glow-in-the-dark jars. Ages 11–18.
Get a team together and show off your extensive music knowledge! Hosted by Jonathan Thompson.
Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.
Test your general knowledge for prizes.
Discuss All Over but the Shoutin' by Rick Bragg.
Find support and contact policy makers.
Structured for creative makers, artists and hobbyists who are completely new to welding, this four-day workshop covers the basics. July 17–20, 6–9 p.m. $199. 706-369-5875, email@example.com, www.athenstech.edu
The Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful Litter Index is a simple survey for citizens to provide input on the litter they see in their community. Surveys accepted until July 16. www.athensclarkecounty.com/4026/litter-index