View the museum's current exhibitions, "Ask the Experts" questions, participate in gallery activities, enjoy light refreshments and win door prizes. See Calendar Pick on p. 12.
Now registering for the fall season. Registration ends Aug. 4 at midnight. To play, create or join a team visit www.gokickball.com/athens
EASTER ISLAND Lush, local post-rock band with pop melodies, tender harmonies and shimmering guitars.
THE PAUSES Orlando-based pop group led by singer-songwriter Tierney Tough.
FIVE EIGHT Legendary Athens band that consistently pumps out boisterous, thoughtful rock and roll.
GEORGIA DISH BOYS Edgy, dissonant local rock group fronted by songwriter Seth Martin.
JONATHAN COODY Frontman of Athens rock band Divine Feed plays a solo set.
RODNEY SANDERS New local singer-songwriter.
ASHLEY NA Local singer-songwriter playing "garden-fresh folk songs."
SENSATIONAL SOUNDS OF MOTOWN Six veteran musicians deliver an exciting, live-energy show. Featuring Mr. Motown! See Calendar Pick on p. 12.
LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
SHAMAN'S HARVEST Rock band from Jefferson City, MO.
BLACKTOP MOJO Southern rock band from Texas.
HAYRIDE Long-running three-piece local rock band.
CHEESE DREAM Athens-based rock band of teenagers.
GIMME HENDRIX Award-winning local Jimi Hendrix cover band.
CAROLINE AIKEN This guitarist and singer's bluesy voice and masterful technique guarantee a hypnotic performance.
LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.
SLOPFEST Night two of the four-night festival features Lord Bitter/Lozo, Jeremy Melton, Small Beige Girl, Father Werewolf, The Grawks, Useless Against, Fart Jar, Apparition, Monsoon and Multiple Miggs. See story on p. 8.
SIGH IN JULY Day one of the two-day festival features Zach Deputy, The Orange Constant, Universal Sigh, Tesheva, Dan Nettles & Lonely Orchestra, The Vinyl Suns, James Bale, A Merry Prankster, Harvey Funkwalker and White Rabbit Collective. See story on p. 9.
IVAN PULLEY BAND Jammy Southern rock band from Jacksonville, FL.
FAT ARM DADDY Athens-based rhythm and blues trio.
MICHELLE QUIG The leader of local blues-rock band Quig & the Boys plays a solo set.
DAVID HYDE Multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter from Ball Ground.
An evening of fine dining and entertainment organized by the students of the Hospitality Careers Academy.
(Normal School at J's Bottle Shop, 1452 Prince Ave.) Pair craft wine from J's with Filipino food from Manilla Express at the Friday Wine Winedown.
Make colorful earrings through the art of quilling, or rolled paper. 18 and up only.
Learn about forensics, communications, criminal investigation and traffic enforcement from ACCPD professionals. Tuesdays, Aug. 21–Nov. 13, 6:30–9:30 p.m. 706-613-3330 ext. 308, email@example.com
Kids who are practicing their knitting can get extra help from Ms. Deborah.
Young actors from the Franklin Community Players' Youth Summer Theatre Program present a a musical based on the Broadway hit, Disney's Beauty and the Beast.
(215 High School Ave., Monroe) The Brothers Grimm hit the stage with an epic fairytale about wishes, family and the choices we make.
Avid Bookshop and Dolly Parton's Imagination Library have partnered with Scholastic for an afternoon of crafts, activities, book-related giveaways, costume characters, author signings, photo ops and more.
NELAC Hip-hop DJ and producer from College Park.
See The Beatles: Yellow Submarine in celebration of its 50th anniversary. (1968).