COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Word on the Street

  • Where's Waldo in the ATH?

    (Athens, GA) Through the month of July, look for Waldo at local businesses in this city-wide scavenger hunt. The first 125 Waldo seekers who get their passport signed at 10 or more sites can collect prizes. Check website for list of participating places. www.avidbookshop.com

  • Athens, GA

    Athens Free School

    Athens Free School is a learning network where people share skills through free classes. July's events include People's Power Hour at Hi-Lo on July 25 at 5 p.m. and DIY screen printing at K.A. Artist Shop on July 27 at 6 p.m. Find the calendar online. Email with class ideas. athensfreeschool@riseup.net, www.facebook.com/athensfreeschool

  • Athens, GA

    Cause + Effect

    Cause + Effect, a progressive film competition and festival hosted by Alliance for a Better Georgia, is seeking short films focused on social, political, environmental or economic issues facing Georgia. Winners receive a $1000 prize. Submissions accepted Aug. 15–Oct. 15. Winners will be screened at Ciné. FREE! www.causeandeffectfilm.org

  • Athens, GA

    Fall Programs

    Find information about art exhibits, classes, performances, sports, fitness programs, holiday events and other activities for adults and children in the Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department's fall program guide. Registration begins Aug. 5. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

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    Sports Registration

    Adult softball begins Aug. 14 with games scheduled 6:30–9:30 p.m. at Bishop Park or Southeast Clarke Park. Adult soccer is held Thursdays starting Aug. 24, 6:30–9:30 p.m., at Trail Creek Park. $400/team. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure