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Monday, July 24

13 events

Karaoke & Open Mic

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • 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. 

  • Bogart Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Monday Funday

    Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will recieve pointers for building literacy and language skills.

Games

  • Grindhouse Killer Burgers

    8 p.m. FREE! www.grindhouseburgers.com

    Dirty South Trivia: Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll

    Team trivia contests with house cash prizes every Monday night.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8–10 p.m. FREE! highwirelounge.com

    Geeks Who Drink Trivia

    Test your general knowledge for prizes.

Classes

  • Oconee County Library

    2 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Intro to Word

    Learn the basics of Word 2010.

     

Meetings

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $5. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    Y.O.D Party-starting Athens alternative hip-hop collective.

    MTVH1N1 New post-punk group from Tampa, FL.

    UNTIL THREE Brand new local rock duo.

  • Go Bar

    9 p.m. $5. 706-546-5609

    ANALOG OUT Featuring DJ Osmose spinning deep house and disco edits on vinyl all night, plus Group Grope playing a 30-minute set of live acid house on drum machine and synths.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MINGLEWOOD MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Grateful Dead.

  • The World Famous

    9 p.m. $3. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    THE ELECTRIC NATURE Athens-based experimental drone and noise-rock outfit.

    FLESH NARC Noise-rock group from Denton, TX.

    THIN SKIN Texas-based, no-wave-inspired punk band.

    PRESIDENT OF THE DRUMS The first (and possibly only) show from this local supergroup featuring former members of We Versus the Shark.

    SMOKEDOG This local band plays noisy, burned-out experimental rock and roll.

Lectures & Lit

Ending Monday, July 24

 

Classes

Auditions

  • Athens Community Theater

    Deathtrap

    Two women and three men wanted for Town and Gown Players production of Deathtrap. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. July 24–26, 6:30–9:30 p.m. brynadamson@gmail.com

Classes

  • Georgia Center for Continuing Education

    Genealogy Evening Sessions

    Sessions include "How to Use GALILEO and the UGA Libraries' Resources" (July 24), "Why Great Grandpa Shaved Off His Mustache: Tales of Our Ancestors and the Weather" (July 25), "Private Archives: What They Are and How to Use Them" July 26. 7 p.m. $15 per session. ighr.gagensociety.org