Monday, June 18

17 events



  • 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. Wednesdays, Oct. 3–Nov. 14 (skip Halloween), 8–9:30 p.m. $30.,


  • ACC Library

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

    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!

    Monday Funday

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

  • Bogart Library

    11:30 a.m. FREE!

    Preschool Picnic

    Pack a lunch for stories and fun on the playground.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    2 p.m. FREE!

    Myth Busters

    Discover the truth.

  • ACC Library

    3 p.m. FREE!

    DIY Vinyl Record Journals

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



  • 7 p.m. FREE!

    The Oglethorpe County Bee Club

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

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!

    SOUND CULTURE Reggae-rock group out of Atlanta.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. FREE!

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

  • Trio Contemporary Art Gallery

    8 p.m. $10.

    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.


  • East Athens Community Center

    Mondays, 6–8:30 p.m. & Saturdays, 1–4 p.m. First visit free.

    Table Tennis Matches and Training

    Beginner to advanced skill levels welcome.

Ending Monday, June 18



  • 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.,

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