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Monday, March 26

22 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. 

  • Bogart Ag Building

    10:15 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Monday Funday

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

  • 8:30 a.m. www.doublehelixschool.com

    Shadow Day

    (580 Tallassee Rd.) Double Helix STEAM School is now enrolling for the 2018–2019 school year. New applicants can come in on a "shadow day" to experience the school for themselves. 

Games

Film

Meetings

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • 8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-353-2831

    Karaoke

    KARAOKE Sing to your heart's content every Monday.

Live Music

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $10. www.40watt.com

    THELMA AND THE SLEAZE Sludgy, Nashville-based power trio. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

    CRAIG BROWN BAND Detroit-based rootsy garage-rock band.

    MOTHER THE CAR Founded by a brother duo, this garage-rock act incorporates blues and other influences.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. www.georgiatheatre.com

    REDSTONE RAMBLERS Local blues-folk group led by songwriter Mark Wilmot. 

    NORMA RAE This local four-piece plays soulful, distinctively Southern Americana.

    HEART OF PINE Roots-rocking local group.

  • 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.

Comedy

  • Go Bar

    7 p.m.–12 a.m. FREE! www.funeralstories.com

    Funeral Stories Podcast Launch Party

    Casey and Laura celebrate the release of the Funeral Stories Podcast with a live recording, prizes and live music by DJ Twin Powers. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    8:30 p.m. $8–10.

    Athens Comedy Showcase

    The Hedge Trimmer Humor Magazine presents its first showcase featuring Madeline Evans, Jack Peeples, Noell Appling, Ali Haider, Ngozi Goze, Evie Fairchild Jones and Lanny Farmer. Matt Chrzanowski and Ben Goren host. 

Events

  • South Kitchen and Bar

    5–8 p.m. www.athenspets.net

    Paws on the Patio

    Bring your furry friend for happy hour on the patio and meet adoptable dogs from Athens Pets.

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