COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, June 27

2 events

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 329

    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.

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

    Infant Storytime

    Parents can share plays, songs and simple books with their babies. 

Tuesday, June 28

7 events

Kidstuff

Wednesday, June 29

6 events

Kidstuff

Thursday, June 30

5 events

Kidstuff

Friday, July 1

1 event

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    4 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Anime Club

    Join other 6–12 graders to watch your favorite anime series, draw, and experiment with origami designs.

Tuesday, July 5

6 events

Kidstuff

Wednesday, July 6

4 events

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

    6–8 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Anime Club

    Watch some anime and manga, listen to J-Pop music, eat Japanese snacks and share fan art. Ages 11–18.

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Puppet Show

    Find out if the little Gingerbread Man gets his desserts in this adaptation of the classic folktale.

  • ACC Library

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

    Bedtime Stories

    Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Wednesday.

  • ACC Library

    3 p.m. FREE! plewis@athenslibrary.org

    Stand-Up Comedy

    Aspiring, young stand-up comedians are invited to sign up for open mic. 

Thursday, July 7

2 events

Kidstuff

Friday, July 8

1 event

Kidstuff

Saturday, July 9

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    2:30–3 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3615

    Critter Tales

    Families are invited to listen to a story about nature. Staff will then bring it to life by visiting a critter or going outdoors for an activity.

Monday, July 11

2 events

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 329

    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.

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

    Infant Storytime

    Parents can share plays, songs and simple books with their babies. 

Tuesday, July 12

4 events

Kidstuff

Wednesday, July 13

2 events

Kidstuff

Thursday, July 14

1 event

Kidstuff

Friday, July 15

1 event

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE! plewis@athenslibrary.org

    Afterhours: CSI at the Library

    Solve a murder mystery at the library. Pizza will be served. Registration required. Ages 11–18.

Saturday, July 16

3 events

Kidstuff

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    11 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3615

    Nature's Trading Post

    Trade one or two objects found in nature for points or other nature objects in the center's collection.

  • Lay Park

    6–8:30 p.m. $1. www.athensclarkecounty.com/parkmonth

    Pool Party

    Campers are encouraged to wear their camp t-shirts, and parents should wear their favorite Hawaiian shirt for free admission to this Caribbean-themed pool party.

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.libs.uga.edu

    Family Day: Bugs and Butterflies

    Tour the John Abbot exhibit, go on a scavenger hunt and design a butterfly.

Monday, July 18

2 events

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 329

    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.

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

    Infant Storytime

    Parents can share plays, songs and simple books with their babies. 

Tuesday, July 19

1 event

Kidstuff

Wednesday, July 20

1 event

Kidstuff

Monday, July 25

3 events

Kidstuff

  • Sandy Creek Park

    8–10 p.m. $8–12. $8–12. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    Friday Night Paddles

    Experience the moon over Lake Chapman as you paddle around in a canoe or kayak. For ages 18 & older. Pre-registration required.

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 329

    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.

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

    Infant Storytime

    Parents can share plays, songs and simple books with their babies. 

Tuesday, July 26

2 events

Kidstuff

Wednesday, July 27

1 event

Kidstuff