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Saturday, April 29

1 event

Kidstuff

Sunday, April 30

2 events

Kidstuff

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

    Fancy Nancy Tea Party

    Come for tea, games, snacks and readings of Jane O'Connor's Fancy Nancy books.

  • 3–5 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    A Drag Queen Story Time Extravaganza

    Live Forward co-hosts an extravaganza with story times, dress-up, face painting, crafts and a dance party. 

Monday, May 1

3 events

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Teen Advisory Board

    Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group of teens who gather at the beginning of every month to discuss and plan upcoming events. Ages 11–18. Registration required.

  • Oconee County Library

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

    Nerd Herd Hang Out

    Geek out with other nerds. Grades 6–12. 

  • 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. 

Wednesday, May 3

1 event

Kidstuff

Thursday, May 4

1 event

Kidstuff

Saturday, May 6

2 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.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    10 a.m.–6 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Snap Circuits

    Try your hand at circuit building. Ages 8 and up.

Monday, May 8

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, May 9

1 event

Kidstuff

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    10–11 a.m. FREE! callan@uga.edu, www.georgiamuseum.org

    Toddler Tuesday

    Families and children 18 months–3 years can take a tour tailored for young children, listen to stories and participate in a hands-on activity. This month's theme is "Circles, Triangles and Squares" and focuses on printmaking.

Wednesday, May 10

1 event

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.

Thursday, May 11

2 events

Kidstuff

  • Lay Park

    10–11:30 a.m. $5–7.50. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    Outside the Box

    Homeschooled children engage in the recreational aspect of learning with gymnasium-style games.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

    Lego Club

    Create Lego art and enjoy Lego-based games. Blocks provided. For ages 8 & up.

Friday, May 12

1 event

Kidstuff

Saturday, May 13

4 events

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.

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    10 a.m. $2–3. 706-613-3615

    Family Fishing

    This program is for all ages and takes place at the Claypit Pond. Bait, poles and tips are provided.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    10 a.m.–6 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Snap Circuits

    Try your hand at circuit building. Ages 8 and up.

  • East Athens Community Center

    10 a.m.–2 p.m. $10 (mothers). $1–2 (children). www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    Mother's Day Celebration

    Celebrate moms with crafts, music and lunch. 

Monday, May 15

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, May 16

1 event

Kidstuff

Wednesday, May 17

2 events

Kidstuff

Friday, May 19

1 event

Kidstuff

Saturday, May 20

1 event

Kidstuff

Monday, May 22

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. 

Saturday, May 27

1 event

Kidstuff

Monday, May 29

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.