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Tuesday, July 23

22 events

Games

Kidstuff

Film

Events

  • Athens City Hall

    4–7 p.m. www.culinarykitchenofathens.com

    Downtown Culinary Showcase

    Discover a variety of vendors selling everything from sweets, jewelry, Jamaican food, flavored vinegar, loose leaf teas, vegan cupcakes and more. A portion of proceeds help support the Culinary Kitchen of Athens, a shared commercial kitchen to help small local businesses. Every Tuesday.

  • Winterville Library

    5:30–6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/winterville

    Parrots of the World

    Brenda Bean will bring over a dozen types of parrots from around the world for this educational event. 

Lectures & Lit

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    5:30 p.m. FREE! www.teachersactup.com

    Seat in the Shade

    Poets Sarah Baugh, Collin Kelley and Theresa Davis read selections from their work as part of Seat in the Shade: Summer Reading Series.

Classes

  • ACC Library

    10–11:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Computer Class: Gmail Basics

    Learn how to compose, reply, forward, delete and archive emails. Participants will receive assistance creating their own Gmail or Outlook account.

  • Farmview Market

    5:15–6:30 p.m. $35. www.farmviewmarket.com

    Make & Take

    Learn techniques and recipes for making refrigerated pickles. Participants get to take home two jars of dill/sweet pickles.

  • Bogart Library

    6–8 p.m. FREE! 770-725-9443, www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Beginning Sewing for Adults

    An intro to sewing class for adults who have never sewn or have only used a machine once or twice. Sewing machines provided.

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE BROKEN STRING BAND Athens band blending Western folk with indie rock.

    MANNEQUIN PARTY Three-piece local Americana band.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9 p.m. $5. www.georgiatheatre.com

    WILEY ATL Rapper and singer-songwriter from Atlanta.

    DAVIDTHETRAGIC Atlanta-based hip-hop producer and artist.

    KENT OSBORNE Rap artist from Nashville, TN via Atlanta.

    LOSTRADAMUS New local indie hip-hop artist.

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    7 p.m. $15. botgarden.uga.edu

    ABBEY ROAD LIVE Beloved local Beatles tribute band known for its attention to detail and musical proficiency. 

    ASHLEY WALLS Up-and-coming local country singer-songwriter.

Auditions

  • A Bench in the Shade

    (The Historic Crawford School, 325 Park Ave., Crawford) Arts! Oglethorpe is looking to fill one role in this three-person comedy. The open role is Roberto, 70s, good-looking ex-actor, speaks with a slight Italian accent. Auditions are by individual appointment before August 7. Rehearsals, beginning in late September, will be scheduled around the cast's schedules. Performances are planned for October 25–27. Call 706-540-0785