COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, August 19

17 events

Live Music

Games

Meetings

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Dulcimer Group

    Learn to play and read music with the "dirty dulcimers" after hours.

  • ACC Solid Waste Department

    5:30 p.m. FREE! www.accgov.com

    Community Input Meetings

    A series of meetings presented by the Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will be held to receive feedback on current and future collection services and programs.

Kidstuff

  • 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. 

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Art Storytime

    Explore art projects based on story books, different styles, and famous artists. All materials are provided. Ages 8 & up.

Events

  • Oconee County Library

    7–8 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    3rd Monday Book Club

    This month's selection is Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden. Copies are available behind the circulation desk. New members always welcome.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

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

    Coffee and Conversation

    Enjoy coffee and chat with neighbors. This program is free and open to all ages and abilities.

  • Akademia Brewing Co.

    5–9 p.m. erinmariesheehan@gmail.com

    Date Night

    Order two entrees and receive a free appetizer and bottle of wine. A portion of sales will be donated to the Athens Nurses Clinic. 

Classes

  • 6 p.m. FREE! www.milongatropical.com

    Milonga Tropical: Tango Lessons

    (Location TBD) UGA Spanish professor and dance instructor Fuad Elhage teaches Tango lessons in preparation for the Milonga Tropical dance party.

Performance

  • The Globe

    9 p.m. FREE! www.krakinjokes.com

    Gorgeous George's Improv League

    Local improvisors invent scenes on the spot and compete for the coveted screaming chicken. Every Monday upstairs.