COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, June 18

18 events

Film

Games

Classes

  • Women's Self-Defense Course

    (AKF Athens Martial Arts, 175 A Old Epps Bridge Rd.) Learn and practice skills in awareness, physical self-defense, personal safety, prevention and assertiveness. July 11, 18 & 25, 7:30–9:30 p.m. $30. instructor@akfathens.com, www.akfathens.com

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

    Infant Storytime

    Parents can share plays, songs and simple books with their babies. 

  • 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

    10:15 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.

  • Bogart Library

    11:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Preschool Picnic

    Pack a lunch for stories and fun on the playground.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

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

    Myth Busters

    Discover the truth.

  • ACC Library

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

    DIY Vinyl Record Journals

    Teens can make a journal or notebook from old vinyl records. All supplies are provided. Ages 11–18. 

Meetings

  • 7 p.m. FREE! ocbeeclub.com

    The Oglethorpe County Bee Club

    (Oglethorpe County Farm Bureau, 925 Athens Rd., Crawford) Cory Momany will discuss honey harvest and processing. 

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Job Club

    Share job-seeking challenges, get resume reviews and network in an empowering environment.

Live Music

  • Bella Noche

    11 a.m. FREE! 706-310-4414

    LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    SOUND CULTURE Reggae-rock group out of Atlanta.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. FREE! www.hendershotscoffee.com

    OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night most Mondays. Hosted by Larry Forte.

  • Trio Contemporary Art Gallery

    8 p.m. $10. www.trioathens.com

    C JOYNES English guitarist who uses a traditional finger-picking technique to explore alternative melodic traditions.

    KILLICK Freeform experimentalist Killick Hinds coaxes sounds from instruments like his H'arpeggione and his "harp guitar," Big Red.

    MICHAEL POTTER Local guitarist creates a blend of ambient folk and psychedelic songs and soundscapes.

Ending Monday, June 18

 

Classes

Art

  • ARTini's Art Lounge

    Paint Your Pet

    A portion of proceeds will benefit Campus Cats. Register and send a photo of your pet by June 18. Workshop on June 23, 7–9 p.m. $50. kate@artinisartlounge.com, www.artinisartlounge.com

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