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Word on the Street

    Athens, GA

    Sprockets International Music Video Festival

    Sprockets is now accepting submissions of music videos to be screened at the Georgia Music Video Show (July 18 at Ciné) and Sprockets International Music Video Show (July 19 at the 40 Watt Club). Deadline Apr. 30. $25. www.filmathens.net/sprockets

  • ACC Library

    Ukulele Rentals

    Library patrons can now check out free ukuleles and chord books for two weeks at a time as part of the "Make Music at Your Library" program. Must be 18 or older. Free lessons and chord sheets are available online. 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    "Race for Twilight" Trophy Finalist Display

    (Multiple Locations) Eight finalists are competing to design The Twilight Criterium's trophy. Trophy protoypes will be displayed in the windows of Barberitos, The Branded Butcher, Cillie's Clothing, The Clubhouse, Dynamite Clothing, The Grill, Hotel Indigo and Low Yo Yo Stuff. Vote for your favorite by using the "text to vote" number displayed. Through Apr. 23. www.athica.org

  • Lay Park

    EJC Hoops for Success

    The Economic Justice Coalition is hosting a three-on-three basketball tournament May 17 and is currently seeking players and sponsors. Age divisions are 12–16, 17–24, 24–35 and 35 & up. Cash prizes awarded to winners. Email for registration information. $45/team. hoopsforsuccess@gmail.com