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Wednesday, August 21

5 events

Kidstuff

  • Miller Learning Center

    7:30 p.m. & 9 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/improvathensuga

    Improv Comedy Night

    (Room 214) UGA's own improvisational comedy troupe, Improv Athens, performs. 

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    3–4:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Family Day: Art Cart (After Class)

    Enjoy “choose your own adventure”-style gallery activities, art projects and games that explore a different gallery each month. This month, explore the “Color, Form and Light" exhibition.

  • Oconee County Library

    10 a.m. & 11 a.m. 706-769-3950, www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Storytime at the Library

    Preschool-aged children and their caregivers are invited to enjoy storytime, songs, and crafts. 

  • Oconee County Library

    10 a.m. & 11 a.m. 706-769-3950, www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Storytime at the Library

    Preschool-aged children and their caregivers are invited to enjoy storytime, songs, and crafts. 

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Teen Mural Project

    Help design a new young adult mural to go in the library. All artist levels welcome. Grades 6-12. 

Thursday, August 22

4 events

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Saturday, August 24

3 events

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Monday, August 26

3 events

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  • 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. 

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Nerd Herd

    Hang out with fellow nerds for a low-key hour of fun. Grades 6–12.

  • Oconee County Library

    6-7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Teen Leaders

    Teens are invited to voice their opinions and plan for YA events. Grades 6–12.

Tuesday, August 27

4 events

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Wednesday, August 28

3 events

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Thursday, August 29

1 event

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Teen Tech Tips

    Learn basic smartphone photography tips, how to use photo editing apps and apps for creating memes. Both Apple and Android will be covered, and all apps discussed will be free.

Friday, August 30

1 event

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Monday, September 2

1 event

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  • 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. 

Tuesday, September 3

3 events

Kidstuff

Wednesday, September 4

6 events

Kidstuff

  • Miller Learning Center

    7:30 p.m. & 9 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/improvathensuga

    Improv Comedy Night

    (Room 214) UGA's own improvisational comedy troupe, Improv Athens, performs. 

  • Bogart Library

    10–11 a.m. FREE! 770-725-9443 www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Mother Goose on the Loose

    This special storytime is designed to promote parental bonding and early learning in babies ages 0–24 months. Registration required.

  • Oconee County Library

    10 a.m. & 11 a.m. 706-769-3950, www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Storytime at the Library

    Preschool-aged children and their caregivers are invited to enjoy storytime, songs, and crafts. 

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Read Aloud

    Children’s Specialist Carley Stewart will read aloud from a book while participants complete a related activity. Ages 6 & up.

  • Bogart Library

    11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. & 4–5 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Wonderful Wednesday: What’s the Story?
    A program to engage school-aged children in storytelling. Ages 4 & up.
  • Bogart Library

    11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. & 4–5 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Wonderful Wednesday: What’s the Story?
    A program to engage school-aged children in storytelling. Ages 4 & up.

Thursday, September 5

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    3–5 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Homework Help

    Kids in kindergarten through fifth grade are invited to bring their homework questions and receive instruction from a retired elementary school teacher.

Friday, September 6

4 events

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Saturday, September 7

1 event

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Monday, September 9

1 event

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  • 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. 

Tuesday, September 10

1 event

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Wednesday, September 11

2 events

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Friday, September 13

2 events

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Monday, September 16

1 event

Kidstuff

  • 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. 

Tuesday, September 17

1 event

Kidstuff

Wednesday, September 18

2 events

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Friday, September 20

2 events

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