COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Thursday, September 29

2 events

Kidstuff

Saturday, October 1

2 events

Kidstuff

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    11 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3615

    Nature's Trading Post

    Trade one or two objects found in nature for points or other nature objects in the center's collection.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    2 p.m. FREE! www.athenslbirary.org/madison

    Duct Tape Pouches

    Decorate zip lock bags with duct tape to make a reusable pouch. Ages 6 and up.

Sunday, October 2

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Tail Waggin' Tutors

    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.

Monday, October 3

2 events

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Teen Advisory Board

    Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group of teens who gather at the beginning of every month to discuss and plan upcoming events. Ages 11–18. Registration required.

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Nerd Herd Hang Out

    Geek out with other nerds. Grades 6–12. 

Tuesday, October 4

5 events

Kidstuff

Wednesday, October 5

5 events

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Thursday, October 6

3 events

Kidstuff

Friday, October 7

2 events

Kidstuff

Saturday, October 8

3 events

Kidstuff

  • Southeast Clarke Park

    9 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3991

    Touch a Truck

    Kids can take a close look at a variety of vehicles and heavy equipment like construction vehicles, police cars and more.

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    2:30–3 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3615

    Critter Tales

    Families are invited to listen to a story about nature. Staff will then bring it to life by visiting a critter or going outdoors for an activity.

  • Memorial Park

    9–11 a.m. $5–7.50. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    Princess Pumpkin Design Studio

    Participants are encouraged to come dressed as a princess with their own pumpkin to decorate with gemstones, glitter and paint. A princess-led tour of the zoo will follow. Ages 2–10. 

Monday, October 10

4 events

Kidstuff

Tuesday, October 11

3 events

Kidstuff

Wednesday, October 12

6 events

Kidstuff

Thursday, October 13

1 event

Kidstuff

Monday, October 17

1 event

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Tuesday, October 18

4 events

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Wednesday, October 19

4 events

Kidstuff

Friday, October 21

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Oct. 21-22, 28-29, 7 p.m. Oct. 23 & 30, 3 p.m. alps.gargoyle@gmail.com

    Halloween at Gargoyle Mansion

    The audience helps actors tell the story of the Gargoyle family and their ghoulish trick-or-treaters.

Saturday, October 22

2 events

Kidstuff

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    10 a.m. FREE! www.pac.uga.edu

    Saturday Morning Club

    Listen to the UGA Wind Symphony. For ages 4–12 and their families.

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Oct. 21-22, 28-29, 7 p.m. Oct. 23 & 30, 3 p.m. alps.gargoyle@gmail.com

    Halloween at Gargoyle Mansion

    The audience helps actors tell the story of the Gargoyle family and their ghoulish trick-or-treaters.

Sunday, October 23

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Oct. 21-22, 28-29, 7 p.m. Oct. 23 & 30, 3 p.m. alps.gargoyle@gmail.com

    Halloween at Gargoyle Mansion

    The audience helps actors tell the story of the Gargoyle family and their ghoulish trick-or-treaters.

Tuesday, October 25

1 event

Kidstuff

Wednesday, October 26

1 event

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Thursday, October 27

2 events

Kidstuff

  • Memorial Park

    5–8 p.m. $5. www.athensclarkecounty.com/halloween

    Halloween Carnival

    Take a haunted trick-or-treat tour of Bear Hollow Zoo, then stop by the festive Halloween Carnival for fun and prizes. Activities include games, stories and a costume contest. Ages 2–12.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    5:30 p.m. FREE! coe.uga.edu

    Poe-tober Family Gallery and Poetry Event

    Families will go on a spooky scavenger hunt in the permanent collection and listen to readings of Edgar Allan Poe poems before writing poems of their own. Part of Poe-tober.

Friday, October 28

2 events

Kidstuff

  • The Foundry

    12–3 p.m. www.wildrumpus.org

    Wild Rumpus Monster Mash

    Get a head start on the Wild Rumpus Parade with various Halloween activities like a haunted house, crafts, live music, performances and more.

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Oct. 21-22, 28-29, 7 p.m. Oct. 23 & 30, 3 p.m. alps.gargoyle@gmail.com

    Halloween at Gargoyle Mansion

    The audience helps actors tell the story of the Gargoyle family and their ghoulish trick-or-treaters.

Saturday, October 29

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Oct. 21-22, 28-29, 7 p.m. Oct. 23 & 30, 3 p.m. alps.gargoyle@gmail.com

    Halloween at Gargoyle Mansion

    The audience helps actors tell the story of the Gargoyle family and their ghoulish trick-or-treaters.

Sunday, October 30

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Oct. 21-22, 28-29, 7 p.m. Oct. 23 & 30, 3 p.m. alps.gargoyle@gmail.com

    Halloween at Gargoyle Mansion

    The audience helps actors tell the story of the Gargoyle family and their ghoulish trick-or-treaters.