Seven galleries stay open late the third Thursday of every month. Participating galleries include the Georgia Museum of Art, Lamar Dodd School of Art, ATHICA, Lyndon House Arts Center, Ciné, the GlassCube & Gallery @ Hotel Indigo and The Classic Center.
Celebrate the summerer reading program and the redesign of Teen Services.
Enjoy snacks and chat about graphic novel Max and the Midknights by Lincoln Peirce. For ages 8 & up.
Three two-week sessions are available beginning June 3, June 17 or July 8. Sessions include one week of exploring two-dimensional art styles and one week of three-dimensional media. Ages 5–12. Mondays–Fridays, 9 a.m.–12 p.m. 706-769-4565, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.ocaf.com
Preschool aged children and their caregivers play instruments, sing and dance together.
Includes yoga, breathing, mindfulness, team-building, music and more. For ages 9–14. Wednesdays, June 12–July 24, 4 p.m. $15/drop-in, $65/six classes. www.athensfivepointsyoga.com
ROBBIE O'SULLIVAN Local singer-songwriter influenced by classic rock and folk.
BRAD GERKE Local folk and alt-country singer-songwriter.
SISTER MOON Rock project led by Atlanta singer-songwriter Ashley Rivera.
SARAH ZUNIGA Talented local singer-songwriter with a sweet, strong voice.
THE HONEY SLIDERS Detroit-influenced rock band from Catropolis. Book release show!
THE PLAGUE Original, ballsy rock harkening back to The Stooges, Sonic Youth and The MC5.
DANNY HUTCHENS & ERIC CARTER Two members of long-running local rock band Bloodkin perform.
VIC CHESNUTT SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR AWARD The winner of the third annual award is announced. Featuring performances from the five finalists, plus other local artists. See story on p. 10.
PREACHERVAN Alt-pop four-piece band from Atlanta.
OGINALII Tightly knit band playing a mix of grunge, honky-tonk and Zeppelin-esque rock.
THE GREAT DYING Punk- and country-influenced rock band from Water Valley, MS.
NIKKI & THE PHANTOM CALLERS Indie-country group from Atlanta.
JAZZ JAM Some of our town's most talented musicians get together at this happening. Bring your axe, or grab a table and give an ear.
DRAKE FREEMAN Up-and-coming roots-rock artist from Atlanta.
Meet at the bar for a round of trivia.
Celebrate your favorite Creature Comforts-drinking, hammer-wielding god with Marvel and Norse-themed games, plus superhero-themed cocktails.
Read philosophy books from ancient Greece to modern times.
Meet local author Larry Acquaviva for his book Nobody Cares Who You Are: The Life and Times of Aceman, a Widespread Panic Roadie—The Panic Years, Pt. II. Live music by Eric Carter and Danny Hutchens of Blookin, The Plague and The Honey Sliders.
This facilitated book club serves adults of all abilities and will be reading out loud and discussing book of the month The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis.
(Prince Ave.) Avid Bookshop presents Jordan A. Rothacker for his book, Gristle: Weird Tales.
One of five finalists will receive a $1,000 Vic Chesnutt Songwriter of the Year Award. This year's finalists are Lydia Brambila, Don Chambers, Carly Joy King, Greg Meredith and Ross Shapiro.
Five Points Yoga instructors lead a class surrounded by works of art.
(Ancient Suns Intuitive Arts, Cobbham Neighborhood) In "Animal Telepathy," learn how to send and receive intuitive messages with your animals. Saturdays, June 8–July 27, 3–5:30 p.m. or Tuesdays, June 11–July 30, 6–8:30 p.m. $300/eight weeks. In "Energy Body Fundamentals," learn how to strengthen, use and protect your aura and chakras using a form of meditation designed to awaken your clairvoyance. Saturdays, June 8–July 13, 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m. or Wednesdays, June 12–July 17, 6–8:30 p.m. $225/six weeks. email@example.com, www.ancient-intuition.com
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away to three different channels of music. One of them is a request line!
The ensemble presents works by Haydn, Shostakovich and Brahms.
Businesses and industry professionals share sustainable practices in a discussion organized by ACC Recycling.
Featuring local and Atlanta comics.
The two side characters ramble obliviously through Elsinore Castle and its environs as the events of Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” unfold around them. The Shakespeare and Love film series is screened in conjunction with the exhibition "Life, Love and Marriage Chests in Renaissance Italy."
Pachinko Pop Cinema presents Message From Space, a 1978 Japanese space opera film directed by Kinji Fukasaku.