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.
(Room 200) Guests can meet the String Project staff, touch, pick up and hear demos.
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.
This month's title is Indignation by Philip Roth.
Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.
Beginner players welcome.
Klon hosts movie trivia.
Test your general knowledge for prizes.
A 12-step program for everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. Meetings are held on Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. at Princeton Methodist Church, www.oa.org
Manage money problems. Sundays, 1 p.m. 949-235-2508
TIMI & WONDERLAND RANGERS Local pop rabblerouser Timi Conley performs with his backing band of Andrew Hanmer, Kevin Sims, Shelley Lotus, Tony Oscar and Chris Byron. This is an album release show, and a party for Conley's 50th birthday. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.
MINGLEWOOD MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Grateful Dead.
DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.
Klon screens a hand-picked horror movie. This month see the Indonesian horror fantasy Lady Terminator.
Learn how to preserve your own food. Registration required.
The station celebrates 30 years of local public radio with a reception, dinner and live music by Randall Bramblett.
Library staff offer assistance to genealogists and researchers. Aug. 23, 10 a.m. or Aug. 30, 2 p.m. Registration required. 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org/athens
(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