COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, August 21

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Tuesday, August 22

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    5:30 p.m. FREE! russlib@uga.edu

    The Rest of the Story Book Club

    Discuss works connected to the ongoing and upcoming exhibitions and programs at the library. Followed by gallery tours. August's selection is Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition by Daniel Okrent.

Wednesday, August 23

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    Aug. 23, 2–6 p.m. (members-only preview, join for $25), 6–8 p.m. (general public). Aug. 24, 9 a.m.–8 p.m. Aug. 25 & 26, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org

    Friends of the Athens-Clarke County Library Book Sale

    Thousands of titles available. Fill a bag for $10 on Saturday.

Thursday, August 24

3 events

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    Aug. 23, 2–6 p.m. (members-only preview, join for $25), 6–8 p.m. (general public). Aug. 24, 9 a.m.–8 p.m. Aug. 25 & 26, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org

    Friends of the Athens-Clarke County Library Book Sale

    Thousands of titles available. Fill a bag for $10 on Saturday.

  • Ciné Barcafé

    7 p.m. FREE! www.athenscine.com

    UGA Creative Writing Program New Student Reading

    Hear poetry and prose readings by Nathan Dixon, Genevieve Arlie, Aviva Kasowski, Mike McClelland and Emma Perry.

  • ACC Library

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

    Ted Terry

    The ACC Dems host a talk by Ted Terry, Mayor of Clarkston.

Friday, August 25

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    Aug. 23, 2–6 p.m. (members-only preview, join for $25), 6–8 p.m. (general public). Aug. 24, 9 a.m.–8 p.m. Aug. 25 & 26, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org

    Friends of the Athens-Clarke County Library Book Sale

    Thousands of titles available. Fill a bag for $10 on Saturday.

  • Oconee County Library

    10 a.m.–12 p.. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Perk & Pages

    Join the library for a cup of joe. Complimentary coffee to go along with your reading.

Saturday, August 26

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    Aug. 23, 2–6 p.m. (members-only preview, join for $25), 6–8 p.m. (general public). Aug. 24, 9 a.m.–8 p.m. Aug. 25 & 26, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org

    Friends of the Athens-Clarke County Library Book Sale

    Thousands of titles available. Fill a bag for $10 on Saturday.

  • Barnes & Noble

    6 p.m. FREE! www.bn.com

    Inspiring and Teaching with Poetry

    Local poets Rosalie Moffett (June in Eden) and Lindsay Tigue (System of Ghosts) will read from their latest works and lead a discussion on writing.

Monday, August 28

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Wednesday, August 30

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Athens Then and Now: What a Difference 100 Years Can Make

    Local historian Gary Doster will show photos from his collection of Athens houses and scenes that no longer exist. 

Friday, September 1

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Meet the Author

    Meet local author Mike McClelland in celebration of his debut novel Gay Zoo Day: Tales of Seeking and Discovery.

Thursday, September 14

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Oconee County Civic Center

    Sep. 14, 4–8 p.m. (member preview night), Sep. 15, 10 a.m.–8 p.m. & Sep. 16, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. www.oconeelibraryfriends.org

    Oconee County Library Friends Book Sale

    Books, CDs and DVDs will be sold for bargain prices. Proceeds benefit the Oconee County Public Library.

Friday, September 15

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Oconee County Civic Center

    Sep. 14, 4–8 p.m. (member preview night), Sep. 15, 10 a.m.–8 p.m. & Sep. 16, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. www.oconeelibraryfriends.org

    Oconee County Library Friends Book Sale

    Books, CDs and DVDs will be sold for bargain prices. Proceeds benefit the Oconee County Public Library.

Saturday, September 16

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Oconee County Civic Center

    Sep. 14, 4–8 p.m. (member preview night), Sep. 15, 10 a.m.–8 p.m. & Sep. 16, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. www.oconeelibraryfriends.org

    Oconee County Library Friends Book Sale

    Books, CDs and DVDs will be sold for bargain prices. Proceeds benefit the Oconee County Public Library.