COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, July 17

23 events

Comedy

Games

Classes

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • Bogart Library

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

    Computer Class

    "Intro to Excel."

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    Sewing Classes

    Learn how to sew on the library's sewing machines. Tuesdays, 2:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    Sewing Classes

    Learn how to sew on the library's sewing machines. Tuesdays, 2:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

  • 7:30–11 p.m. $4 (students), $6. athensswingnight.com

    Athens Swing Night

    (Athens Fit Club, 1059 Baxter St. Suite A) Intermediate (7:30 p.m.) and beginner (8:15 p.m.) lessons, then open dancing. No partner or previous experience required. 

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

    4 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Lego Club

    Create Lego art and enjoy Lego-based activities. Legos provided. Ages 3–11.  

  • Normal Books

    10:30 a.m FREE! normalbooks@gmail.com

    Meet the Author

    Author Stanley Longman will read from Corah's Magical Excursions in the Night for a special storytime. Light snacks provided.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    2 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    YA Virtual Reality

    Try out the HTC Vive Virtual Reality headset. Ages 10 and up.

  • Oglethorpe County Library

    6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oglethorpe

    Minute to Win It Games

    Part of Teen Summer Fest.

  • ACC Library

    2:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Jolly Holiday with Mary Poppins

    Have a supercalifragilisticexpialidocious time. For ages 2–9 and their caregivers.

  • Oglethorpe County Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oglethorpe

    '50s Drive-In Theater

    Come dressed in your best '50s garb for a blast from the past. Listen to some classic jams, create a cardboard box automobile and park them at a drive-in for a showing of vitnage cartoons. Ages 10 & under.

Meetings

Events

  • 5–8 p.m. $10–15. wine.jsbottleshop@gmail.com

    Friday Wine Winedowns

    (J's Bottle Shop, 1452 Prince Ave.) Manilla Express will be at this Friday Wine Winedown to pair Filipino food with craft wine. 

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    11 a.m.–3 p.m. FREE! www.calintitos.com

    LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays folk with Latin influences every Tuesday.

  • The Foundry

    Terrapin Tuesday. 7 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE MAMMOTHS Austin, TX-based high-energy rock outfit drawing on old-school techniques.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    CLIP ART PRESENTS A series featuring local emcees performing and hosting a variety of acts, from hip hop to experimental to punk.

  • The World Famous

    9 p.m. $5. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    POST MOVES Solo project of Portland, OR singer-songwriter Sam Wenc.

    ETHAN MULLENAX Local folk singer-songwriter with an eclectic, evocative sound.

    LUCAS MCAULIFFE Athens-based guitarist and songwriter.