COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, July 15

18 events

Film

Games

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

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

    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! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    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! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Preschool Pals

    Preschool-aged children will learn social and language skills through songs stories and crafts. Ages almost 3–almost 5.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

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

    Nebula in a Jar

    Create your own celestial wonder.

Live Music

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • Go Bar

    9:30 p.m. FREE! 706-546-5609

    GOpen Mic Night

    GOPEN MIC NIGHT Accepting creative performances of any kind. No covers, please.

Events

  • ACC Library

    3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Solar System Suncatchers

    Make colorful stained glass space suncatchers using plastic plates, paint and sparkles.

  • ACC Library

    2–3:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Aikido Workshop: The Way of Harmony

    John Smartt of Smartt Aikido will teach a workshop on the art of Aikido, the world’s only non-violent self-defense art. Learn the three pillars of basic Aikido training: mind-set, vitality and physical technique. All ages welcome.

  • Oconee County Library

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

    STARnet Live Webcast: Apollo 11 Celebration

    A guided recreation of Apollo 11’s journey exploring how the mission was executed by crew members and mission control in Houston. All ages welcome.

  • Oconee County Library

    7–8 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    3rd Monday Book Club

    This month's selection is Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett. Copies are available behind the circulation desk. New members always welcome.

Art

  • Tif Sigfrids

    10 a.m.–6 p.m. FREE! www.tifsigfrids.com

    Watching TV with my Dealer

    Los Angeles-based artist Joe Sola performs "Watching TV with my Dealer." The week-long performance concludes with a reception on Friday from 6–8 p.m. See Art Notes on p. 13.

Ending Monday, July 15

 

Help Out

  • Litter Index Survey

    The Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful Litter Index is a simple survey for citizens to provide input on the litter they see in their community. Surveys accepted until July 15. www.keepathensbeautiful.org