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Monday, June 25

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Ciné Barcafé

    7 p.m. FREE! thegeorgiareview.com

    Issue Release Party

    The Georgia Review presents a reading from poet Elly Bookman and music by Cortez Garza in celebration of the Spring issue. Assistant editor Soham Patel will be the opening reader.

  • ACC Library

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

    Meet the Author

    (Auditorium) Meet fantasy author Terry Brooks in celebration of his latest book, The Skaar Invasion, the second book in his Shannara series. 

Tuesday, June 26

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    5:30 p.m. FREE! jhebbard@uga.edu

    The Rest of the Story Book Club

    (Room 258) Discuss works connected to the ongoing and upcoming exhibitions and programs at the library. Followed by gallery tours. May's selection is Brittle Innings by Michael Bishop.

  • Ciné Barcafé

    5 p.m. athenscine.com

    OLLI@UGA Cinema

    Watch a matinee film then discuss with refreshments. 

Friday, June 29

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

    6 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Wine Tasting and Reading

    (Prince Ave.) Meet Kevin Begos and Deborah Blum for their respective works Tasting the Past and The Poisoner's Handbook. Book signing and wine tasting will follow a reading. 

Saturday, June 30

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

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

    Meet the Poet

    (Auditorium) Local writer Benjamín Milano will read from his new poetry book, Brincaron las Gallinas, in Spanish. Brett Swartz will read them in English. A discussion and reception will follow. 

Tuesday, July 3

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Wednesday, July 4

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    11:30 a.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    Reading of the Declaration of Independence

    Young adult readers, candidates and Georgia District 10 will read sections of the Declaration.