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.
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.
Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.
Test your general knowledge for prizes.
Learn the basics of Word 2010.
Learn to play and read music with other dulcimer players.
Y.O.D Party-starting Athens alternative hip-hop collective.
MTVH1N1 New post-punk group from Tampa, FL.
UNTIL THREE Brand new local rock duo.
ANALOG OUT Featuring DJ Osmose spinning deep house and disco edits on vinyl all night, plus Group Grope playing a 30-minute set of live acid house on drum machine and synths.
MINGLEWOOD MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Grateful Dead.
THE ELECTRIC NATURE Athens-based experimental drone and noise-rock outfit.
FLESH NARC Noise-rock group from Denton, TX.
THIN SKIN Texas-based, no-wave-inspired punk band.
PRESIDENT OF THE DRUMS The first (and possibly only) show from this local supergroup featuring former members of We Versus the Shark.
SMOKEDOG This local band plays noisy, burned-out experimental rock and roll.
Join Georgia Hall of Fame writer Terry Kay in a discussion on writing memoirs. Registration required.
"Manga Studio for Beginners." July 22, 3 p.m. "Aftereffects for Beginners." July 26, 7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens
Two women and three men wanted for Town and Gown Players production of Deathtrap. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. July 24–26, 6:30–9:30 p.m. firstname.lastname@example.org
Sessions include "How to Use GALILEO and the UGA Libraries' Resources" (July 24), "Why Great Grandpa Shaved Off His Mustache: Tales of Our Ancestors and the Weather" (July 25), "Private Archives: What They Are and How to Use Them" July 26. 7 p.m. $15 per session. ighr.gagensociety.org