(1860 S. Barnett Shoals Rd.) Thousands of books for adults and kids. Proceeds benefit Books for Keeps and kids living in the Athens area. On Aug. 25, shoppers can fill up a grocery bag for $5 or a tote bag for $20.
Participate in a guided meditation session in the galleries. Meet in the lobby.
Shop from original oil paintings by Noah Mendelson, prints by David Hale and more. Proceeds go to the home construction fund for an Athens Land Trust home.
THE SUPERSTONES Rock group led by Courtney "The Voice" Stone.
MASTERS OF THE HEMISPHERE On-again, off-again Athens indie-pop band led by songwriters Sean Rawls and Bren Mead. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.
ADAM & ELSEWHERE Funky jam-rock band from Charleston, SC.
MOTHER FORE Athens band exploring elements of progressive and psychedelic rock.
SONS OF SAILORS Jimmy Buffet cover band, featuring members of the Tony Pritchett Band.
LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
CBDB Alabama-based "joyfunk" band playing a mix of funk, progressive rock and jam fusion.
THREE STAR REVIVAL Knoxville, TN-based Americana five-piece.
BAILEY INGLE Up-and-coming pop-country singer-songwriter.
JET PHASE Local grunge-influenced indie-rock band.
TRVY Local hip-hop artist and member of rap collective The YOD.
ALLCAPS Athens-based pop-punk band with screamo leanings.
SAINT SYZYGY Experimental solo project of Kwazymoto frontman Ian Hemerlein.
JABBOK Indie-rock band from Toccoa.
FISHBUG Up-and-coming local punk rock band.
GIFT ECONOMY Mindful, melodic folk-punk shared through intense, engaging performances.
HERE BE MONSTERS Folk-punk solo act with history-laden lyricism atop melodic guitar wizardry.
YOUR CAPTAIN SPEAKING "Sunshine grunge" band from Tallahassee, FL.
ALBATROSS Athens group creating an upbeat mixture of jazz, blues and funk.
ROY SAUNDERS Acoustic folk singer-songwriter from Atlanta.
CHRIS HAMPTON BAND Local variety cover band hosts a dance party, playing classic and new tunes.
DJ RETROGRADE Spinning a "Stranger Things"-themed dance party.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with three channels of music. One of them is a request line!
Learn some new roleplaying games.
The show features songs about all kinds of weather, including "Singin’ in the Rain," "Stormy Weather," "Rainbow Connection" and "Good Day Sunshine." Proceeds go toward the Cedar Shoals High School Orchestra Program.
Presented by Town & Gown, this classic Shakespeare comedy has withstood the test of time. There's a terrible play within a play, unrequited love, mistaken identities, fairies and general shenanigans. It all works out in the end, of course. Or was it all just a dream?
Oconee Youth Playhouse presents this award-winning musical by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty. On a tropical island ruled by mighty gods, a fearless peasant girl uses the power of love to unite people of different social classes.
Drop in for some easy craft time! Supplies and instruction provided. Free and open to all ages and abilities.
Bring in the new school year with movies, pizza, treasure hunts and more. Permission slips are required and can be found at the YA desk or front desk upon request. Grades 6–12.
The two acclaimed touring comedians present "The Show With Two Heads." See story on p. 12.
Auditions held Aug. 15–16, 6–7:30 p.m. Performances held Oct. 11–13 & 18–20. www.athenslittleplayhouse.net