COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, May 29

1 event

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  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    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. 

Tuesday, May 30

4 events

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Wednesday, May 31

7 events

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Thursday, June 1

4 events

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Friday, June 2

1 event

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Saturday, June 3

5 events

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  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    12–4 p.m. $3–5. 706-613-3615

    Snake Day

    Learn more about snakes from on-hand experts, make crafts and play games.

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    1 p.m. $15. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    "Patterns in Nature Workshop"

    Participants will explore and sketch patterns in wildlife with artist David Hale. Held in conjunction with Hale's "Beloved Land" exhibit. Ages 12 and up.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

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

    DIY Dog Toys

    Participants can make a chew toy for their dog or a dog at the animal shelter. Ages 8 and up.

  • Bogart Library

    11 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Big Family Read: The Egypt Game

    Pick up a copy of The Egypt Game by Zilpha Snyder and join the library for a family-friendly discussion and themed activity.

  • Avid Bookshop

    10 a.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Pajama Story Time

    (Five Points) Blabla Kids presents a story time with Susan Pritchett and Kristen Bach.

Sunday, June 4

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, June 5

4 events

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Brown Bag Movie

    Bring your lunch and watch The Lego Batman Movie on the big screen.

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    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. 

  • Bogart Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Monday Funday

    Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will recieve pointers for building literacy and language skills.

Tuesday, June 6

6 events

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Wednesday, June 7

5 events

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Thursday, June 8

1 event

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Saturday, June 10

2 events

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  • Oconee County Library

    11 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Star Wars Saturday

    Meet members of the GA 501st Legion and bring your camera for a photo.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! georgiamuseum.org

    Family Day: Flowers and Birds

    Check out the exhibition "The Genius of Martin Johnson Heade," then create your own nature-inspired work of art.

Sunday, June 11

1 event

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Monday, June 12

2 events

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    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. 

Tuesday, June 13

4 events

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Wednesday, June 14

4 events

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Saturday, June 17

1 event

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  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    1–5 p.m. FREE! www.libs.uga.edu/scl

    Gold Digging Family Day

    Held in conjunction with the exhibit "Gold-digging in Georgia: America's First Gold Rush," the event includes craft activities, scavenger hunts and more.

Monday, June 19

2 events

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    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. 

Tuesday, June 20

1 event

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Wednesday, June 21

2 events

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Monday, June 26

2 events

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    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. 

Tuesday, June 27

1 event

Kidstuff

Wednesday, June 28

2 events

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