LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
DANIEL HARDIN Singer-songwriter with acoustic and electric blues and rock influences.
RUHAA! Local rock band with alternative and blues influences.
CLASSIC MISFITS Local alternative rock band with classic rock influences.
KING ISRAEL Athens-based alternative blues-rock band.
ALL THE OTHER REINDEER Progressive rock band from Athens.
NEW PARLIAMENT Athens-based jam band influenced by Neil Young, Widespread Panic, Led Zeppelin and more.
THE BEST OF UNKNOWN ATHENS A monthly singer-songwriter showcase hosted by Liam Parke.
ROSHAMBEAUX Rock group influenced by the likes of The Drifters and Arethea Franklin.
BLACK TIGER SEX MACHINE Canadian trio that specializes in aggressive and dark electronic music.
THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.
Ages 7 & up are invited to play. All experience levels welcome.
Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Wednesday.
Learn basic cooking skills with limited ingredients to whip up a tasty snack. Ages 11–18.
Stories, songs and crafts for preschool-aged children and their caregivers.
Attendees will share books, songs, puppets and rhymes. Ages 1.5–5.
Explore a world of fantasy and magic. Grades 6–12.
Participants will make jello Easter eggs, bunny-themed crafts and enjoy peep snack time.
Every Wednesday. Prizes and house cash.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes.
(2440 W. Broad St.) Compete for prizes.
Qualifying cornhole rounds begin for placement in the final bracket with a $250 grand prize winner.
View screenings of shorts (5 p.m.) and the documentary Body and Soul: An American Bridge (6:15 p.m.).
The UGA Creative Writing Program presents a faculty reading with LeAnne Howe, Aruni Kashyap, Hamilton Holmes, Reginald McKnight and Magdalena Zurawski.
Dr. Wayne Flynt will talk about Mockingbird Songs: My Friendship with Harper Lee.
(Room 248) Dr. William Lee presents a lecture on the legal aspects of defamation and libel in the context of Fire and Fury.
(Moore-Rooker Hall, A220) Thomas Hazlett will talk about his experience as Chief Economist of the Federal Communications Commission and his research on media regulation.
KARAOKE With your host Lynn. Every Wednesday!
OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided!
Celebrate the 10th annual festival with music and dancing. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by String Theory on July 18 and B.E.N. on July 25.
(Seller Labs, 1 Press Place) 1MC is a national program designed to educate, engage and connect entrepreneurs. Each week, a local startup presents their company to a supportive audience.
Proceeds benefit Be the Match UGA.
(Room 214) The Young Democrats host a gun violence panel with Moms Demand Action.
Sarah Kate Gillespie leads a tour of "A Legacy of Giving."
Common Ground invites the LGBT community to share stories on religion and spirituality.
Adults of all abilities can read out loud and discuss books. Thursdays, 1 p.m. 706-795-5597, www.athenslibrary.org/madison