Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.
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.
Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will receive pointers for building literacy and language skills.
Compete against other fans of the show. Grades 6–12.
Participants will listen to Batholomew and the Oobleck by Dr. Seuss then make their own Oobleck slime. Ages 8 and up.
Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.
Win house cash and prizes! Every Monday night.
Beginner players welcome.
Test your general knowledge for prizes.
QUEST GIVER New local experimental indie trio.
SCOOTERBABE Scrappy, jangly local indie-pop group fronted by songwriter JJ Posway.
DAGMAR VORK Athens-based DIY musician, songwriter and visual artist.
ANTIPHONS Melodic indie-rock group from Richmond, VA.
ROAD TO ROO Athens bands battle for a chance to perform at Bonnaroo 2018.
BREE COULEUR Local singer-songwriter playing stripped-down folk music.
OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night most Mondays. Hosted by Larry Forte.
(Room 271) Watch Strange Justice: The Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill Story.
Ming Vase presents Suddenly Last Summer, starring Elizabeth Taylor, Katherine Hepburn and Montgomery Clift. The Tennessee Williams stage play will be produced by Town & Gown Players April 13–22.
Kung-fu showcase "Showdown at the Equator" presents mystic aliens against karate heroes in Furious.
(Grand Hall) Hosted by the Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship Fund in partnership with Piedmont Athens and the UGA Student Government Association. Dialogue is led by trained Racial Justice Facilitators.
(Bethlehem Church, 548 Christmas Ave. Hwy 11, Bethlehem, GA) Barrow County School Social Workers host a summit for professionals addressing mental health issues for children.
(Oglethorpe County Farm Bureau, 925 Athens Rd., Crawford) Cory Momany will discuss honey harvest and processing.
KARAOKE Sing to your heart's content every Monday.
The troupe showcase the ancient art of Japanese drumming with contemporary costumes, choreography and visuals. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.
Encore Productions is casting three men and seven women for an upcoming production of the comedy, The Red Velvet Cake War. Performances will be held June 15–24. Auditions on Apr. 9–10, 6–8 p.m. 706-283-1049
Soccer for ages 5–12. Practice on Tuesdays and Wednesdays with games on Thursdays, Aug. 21–Oct. 18. Southeast Clarke Park. $65–98. Basketball for ages 7–14. Lay Park. $60–90. www.accgov.com/sports
Pick up a free vegetable growing kit courtesy of Keep Oconee County Beautiful Commission. Mar. 20, 12–8 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org/bogart