COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Wednesday, July 30

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Chops and Hops

    7 p.m. FREE! patricia.priest@yahoo.com

    Oconee Democrats Book Group

    This month's book is a wide-range of essays called We Learn Nothing by cartoonist and writer Tim Kreider.

Saturday, August 2

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Wednesday, August 6

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Saturday, August 9

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30–7:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Meet the Author

    Meet author Cathy Cobb in celebration of her new book, The Chemistry of Alchemy: From Dragon's Blood to Donkey Dung, How Chemistry Was Formed.

Tuesday, August 12

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

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

    Beech Haven: An Historic Arts and Crafts Garden in the Heart of Athens

    Representatives from Leisure Services and the Athens Clarke Heritage Foundation will discuss efforts to protect the site and Beech Haven’s potential as part of the Athens-Clarke County Greenway Network.

Thursday, August 14

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

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

    Local History Book Club

    Meet and discuss Tobacco Road, by Erskine Caldwell.

  • ACC Library

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

    Write That Book

    Author Bill Hale speaks about writing his book, The Village and Beyond: Memoirs of a Cotton Mill Boy.

Saturday, August 16

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    Aug. 16, 9 a.m.–6 p.m., Aug. 17, 2–6 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org

    Book Sale

    Shop from thousands of books, including fiction, non-fiction, children's books, hardbacks, paperbacks, audio books, CDs and more. Proceeds benefit the ACC Library.

Sunday, August 17

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    Aug. 16, 9 a.m.–6 p.m., Aug. 17, 2–6 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org

    Book Sale

    Shop from thousands of books, including fiction, non-fiction, children's books, hardbacks, paperbacks, audio books, CDs and more. Proceeds benefit the ACC Library.

Tuesday, August 19

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

    Genealogy on the Internet

    A brief introduction to genealogy Internet resources. Registration is free but required. 

Wednesday, August 20

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Saturday, August 23

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Monday, August 25

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! www.acclibrary.org

    Last Monday Book Group

    This month, participants will read whatever they choose—fiction or non-fiction—about World War I. Newcomers are welcome.

Thursday, August 28

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

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

    Books & Bites

    UGA Associate Professor of History Kathleen Ann Clark will discuss her work on the second volume of Georgia Women. Bring a brown bag lunch. Registration required.

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30–7:30 FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Meet the Author

    Meet author Chelsea Cain in celebration of her new book, One Kick.