OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night every Monday. Hosted by Larry Forte.
Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.
Beginner players welcome.
Test your general knowledge for prizes.
This forum presents a discussion on the benefits of "Greenways and Parks in Athens."
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.
MISTER TIE DYE Local nine-piece instrumental fusion group with a potent horn section.
SKANKNASTY Get down with some funky, horn-laden tunes courtesy of Gnarly G and company.
This is a group guitar lesson for adults taught by Caroline Aiken. Bring a guitar, tuner, paper, pen and list of songs you'd like to learn. Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. $15. www.hipvintagehandmade.com
Lululemon Athens and Shakti Power Yoga Athens present a sunset flow class on the patio.
Watch Forever Evil.
(Elberton Arts Center, 17 W. Church St., Elberton) Encore Productions is looking for men and women for a production of a holiday comedy. Actors will cold read from the script. Drop-in Aug. 28–29, 6–8 p.m. 706-283-1049
Adult softball begins Aug. 14 with games scheduled 6:30–9:30 p.m. at Bishop Park or Southeast Clarke Park. Adult soccer is held Thursdays starting Aug. 24, 6:30–9:30 p.m., at Trail Creek Park. $400/team. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure