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Sunday, July 28

14 events

Theater

  • Elbert Theatre, Elberton

    July 26–27, 7 p.m. July 28, 2 p.m. $9–16. tking@cityofelberton.net

    You Can't Take it With You

    This Pulitzer Prize-winning play follows an eccentric, free-spiritied family. Ken Little of Encore Productions directs.

  • On Stage Walton

    July 26–27, 8 p.m. July 28, 2 p.m. $15. director@onstagewalton.org

    The Addams Family

    On Stage Walton presents The Addams Family, a musical comedy based on the popular cartoons and TV series.

  • On Stage Walton

    July 26–27, 8 p.m. July 28, 2 p.m. $15. director@onstagewalton.org

    The Addams Family

    On Stage Walton presents The Addams Family, a musical comedy based on the popular cartoons and TV series.

Games

Live Music

  • Full Moon Studio

    5:30 p.m. $15. newsouthshowcase@gmail.com

    NEW SOUTH SHOWCASE Host Caroline Aiken presents an evening of live music recorded for radio broadcast, featuring The Broken String Band, ESOEBO and Folk Kitty Rose and the Rattlers.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    3 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

    KENDALL LEVESQUE Indie-pop singer-songwriter from Thomson.

  • The World Famous

    7:30 p.m. $7. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    GAUCHE Herky-jerky, minimalist post-punk group from Washington, DC. See Calendar Pick on p. 12.

    POST PINK Melodic, punk-influenced alt-rock band from Baltimore.

    WESDARULER Athens-based hip-hop producer and emcee with a laid-back, throwback style.

    EUREKA CALIFORNIA Melodic, rough-edged, guitar-driven local garage-rock duo.

Events

  • El Barrio

    2-4 p.m. $40. 706-202-9909 bellaat5@gmail.com

    Five Points Block Party

    Celebrate friends and family as local Five Points vendors provide food, beverages and live music. Proceeds go to Barrow Elementary.

  • The Bottleworks

    3–10 p.m. www.bottleworks.net

    Bottlepalooza

    Join Hendershot's Coffee Bar, Sea Bear Oyster Bar and Viva! Argentine Cuisine for an evening of live music, tiki drinks and karaoke.

Lectures & Lit

  • VFW

    2 p.m. $49 (for both sessions). nikki@groundedvision.net

    Online Dating: The Roller Coaster of Midlife (Men's Session)

    A two part workshop teaching men the pros and cons of several dating apps, how to review others' profiles and write their own, and make the move from online to meeting in real life. Those who attend their first session will be invited to a second coed session in August.

Kidstuff

  • Avid Bookshop

    11:30 a.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Scholastic Read-A-Palooza

    (Five Points) Miss Rachel leads a summer reading celebration with a special selection of Scholastic books.

Ending Sunday, July 28

 

Kidstuff

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    Summer Camp

    Hogwart's School Under the Pyramid is for ages 6–12 and is held July 29–Aug. 2, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. $100–150 sliding scale. 706-546-7914, dre@uuathensga.org

Kidstuff

  • WhirliGIG Summer Camps

    (Nimbl, 160 Winston Dr.) One-week summer themed camps for ages 6–12. "Let's Make a Show," July 29–Aug. 2. Camps culminate in a final performance for family and friends. whirligigcamps@gmail.com, www.whirligigcamps.com