TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 10:30 AM
Resume Builders
Oglethorpe County Library – Whether you already have a resume or need to start from scratch, come learn how to use LearningExpress Library to easily create a professional-looking resume. Email address is required. This free program is best for adults.
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 4:30 PM
Resume Builders
Oglethorpe County Library – Whether you already have a resume or need to start from scratch, come learn how to use LearningExpress Library to easily create a professional-looking resume. Email address is required. This free program is best for adults.
 
TODAY
    Monday Jul 24 @ 7:00 PM
July Board of Directors meeting
Athens for Everyone – Check out the agenda for this meeting here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ucIvKQZHH6G6B8gYaClK4TMg2TvH5ggNNyv9CYLTyuM/edit?usp=sharing Everyone is invited, this meeting is open to the public.
 
TOMORROW
    Tuesday Jul 25 @ 5:40 AM
Christmas in July - MAJOR Summer Sale
Pure Barre Athens – NEWSFLASH: Santa is coming early this year! Join us Tuesday, July 25th, at Pure Barre Athens for some [rare] major discount-age. Tuesday ONLY, enjoy: Service Deals: - $7.25 classes ALL DAY LONG - 1/2 OFF First Month of 12 Month Auto Pay - 15% OFF 10, 20 Class Packs - DISCOUNTED Fall Semester Pass launch, 4 months unlimited at $149/mo [Student ID Required] Retail Sales: - Buy 1-2 items at 20% OFF* - Buy 3-4 items at 30% OFF* - Buy 5-6 items at 40% OFF* * Exlcudes socks - Extra 25% OFF sale rack items - Get an extra 10% OFF one item if you check in and reference First Week Free on day of event. Out of town but wanting to take advantage for your Fall Semester Pass, next package of classes or our retail sales? We will accept purchases over the phone from 7:45-11:00 am and 3:45-8:00 PM. There will be holiday treats on the table and Christmas cheer in abundance. There's nothing better to get you through the blistering end of the summer heat than a "holiday" S.A.L.E. Bring a pal, and we'll see you Tuesday! Sign up in advance to guarantee your spot.
 
TOMORROW
    Tuesday Jul 25 @ 10:00 AM
Storytime
Oconee County Library Children's Section – Storytime is for preschool aged children and their caregivers. Come for stories, songs, movement, crafts, and fun! Free and open to the public.
 
TOMORROW
    Tuesday Jul 25 @ 10:30 AM
50s Sock Hop & Drive-In Theater
Oglethorpe County Library – Come dressed in your best 50's garb for a blast from the past! A morning of tunes and loons - we'll rock around the clock to some classic jams, create our very own cardboard box automobiles and park them at the drive-in for a showing of some vintage cartoons! An all ages free event. Children under 10 must be accompanied by a caregiver 16 or older. Daycares, camps, and homeschool groups also welcome.
 
TOMORROW
    Tuesday Jul 25 @ 11:00 AM
Storytime
Oconee County Library Children's Section – Storytime is for preschool aged children and their caregivers. Come for stories, songs, movement, crafts, and fun! Free and open to the public.
 
TOMORROW
    Tuesday Jul 25 @ 1:00 PM
Open Book Club
Oglethorpe County Library – The adult Open Book Club will meet to discuss BiblioTech by John Palfrey. Copies are available at the library's front desk to check out.
 
TOMORROW
    Tuesday Jul 25 @ 5:30 PM
Movie Night at Your Library
Oglethorpe County Library – Bring the whole family to the library as we watch the 2016 movie Sing starring Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, and Seth MacFarlane (rated PG). Light refreshments will be served. This free program is great for all ages (by which we mean, the whole family!)!
 
TOMORROW
    Tuesday Jul 25 - Jul 26 @ 9:00 PM
Lovesongs Summer Residency on The Rooftop at Georgia Theatre
Georgia Theatre – Tuesday, 7/25 lovesongs w/ Half Acid FREE || 21+ Doors -8pm 9pm - Half Acid 10:15 - :lovesongs
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 10:30 AM
Dance Party Disco!
Oconee County Library Children's Section – Get ready to dance crazy at our end of summer dance party disco! Wear your wackiest dance outfit and show us how you can groove! All ages. Free and open to the public. For more information, please call 706-769-3950 or visit www.athenslibrary.org/oconee
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 10:30 AM
Story Time: Tales from China
Oglethorpe County Library – Join us for a morning of magic from the far east. Enter the world of warriors, dragons, and royalty as we sing, dance, and share stories from ancient China. Our summer story time series will be promoting early literacy skills such as letter recognition and sight words. Best for ages 2 - 7.
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 6:00 PM
A4E percentage night at Ben & Jerry's
Athens for Everyone – Come out to Ben and Jerry's for ice cream and activism! Meet members of A4E and learn about how we're advocating for progressive change in our community. A percentage of all sales from 6-8 pm every 4th Wednesday goes to A4E, so make sure to bring lots of friends! Ice cream for Athens! Athens for Everyone!
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Jul 26 - Jul 27 @ 8:30 PM
Jimmy Herring and the Invisible Whip at Georgia Theatre
Georgia Theatre – Jimmy Herring and the Invisible Whip at Georgia Theatre. Tickets on sale now! Jimmy Herring, best known for his inspired contributions to the Col.Bruce Hampton and The Aquarium Rescue Unit, the allman brothers, Widespread Panic, The Dead, and others, announces the next edition of his solo band. “Herring possesses the heart and soul of a rocker, the chops and harmonic awareness of a jazz artist, and the simpatico personality of a jam-band player,” according to Guitar Player Magazine . 2017 also marks the return of Jimmy Herring as a bandleader since touring after his widely acclaimed “Lifeboat” (2008) and “Subject to Change without Notice” (2012). The new band features long time friends Jason Crosby (Phil Lesh, Robert Randolph & the Family Band), Jeff Sipe (Aquarium Rescue Unit, Warren Haynes), Matt Slocum (Rich Robinson, Aquarium Rescue Unit). Atlanta’s new favorite bassist Kevin Scott (Bruce Hampton, Wayne Krantz) is a new additional to the quintet.
 
UPCOMING
    Wednesday Jul 26 - Jul 27 @ 11:30 PM
Blackfoot Gypsies on The Rooftop at Georgia Theatre
Georgia Theatre – Wednesday, July 26th on The Rooftop FREE || 21+ Blackfoot Gypsies Doors - 11pm BG - After Jimmy Herring
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Jul 27 @ 10:30 AM
Finale with Magician Tommy Johns
Oglethorpe County Library – The last hurrah of the summer! Come see the amazing Tommy Johns perform tricks and feats as he shares humorous stores with the help of his puppet pals. An all ages free event. Children under 10 must be accompanied by a caregiver 16 or older. Daycares, camps, and homeschool groups also welcome.
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Jul 27 @ 5:00 PM
How Eclipses Have Affected World History
Oglethorpe County Library – Solar eclipses have fascinated mankind for millennia. Through finally understanding the phenomena they have been utilized for scientific investigation. This talk will examine (through photographs, paintings and postage stamps from around the world) how eclipses have changed history from the Chaldeans and Babylonians to the Greeks, the Middle Ages and by modern scientific study. Featured will be how solar eclipses stopped or affected wars, caused the death of kings and break up of empires, resulted in a run on the confessional, the discovery of a new element and proved Einstein’s Theory of Relativity. Details of this year’s Aug. 21 total solar eclipse will be presented including where to go to see totality in Northeast Georgia and how to safely view (with Solar Eclipse Glasses or projection) and photograph the eclipse. Dr. Maurice Snook will present this free program, which is best for adults.
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Jul 27 @ 6:30 PM
An Evening of Birth Stories: July Birthing Mamas Circle!
ReBlossom Mama Baby Shop – Hello all! At the end of July, we will have a SPECIAL birthing mamas circle we hope you'll join us for! We love to hear all the beautiful (+ complicated!) stories of birth from mamas, so we decided to have a BMC of just storytelling! We will have Melanie Zareie, Mary Pat Provost, Lindsay Coltraine, and a couple more sharing their birth stories! Come and listen to these amazing stories!
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Jul 27 @ 8:00 PM
Rattlesnake Rattlers on The Rooftop at Georgia Theatre
Georgia Theatre – Thursday, July 27th on The Rooftop The Rattlesnake Rattlers FREE || 21+ Doors - 7pm Music - 8pm
 
UPCOMING
    Thursday Jul 27 @ 9:00 PM
Austin Darnell, Mary Bragg, Kyshona at 40 Watt Club
40 Watt Club – Austin Darnell, Mary Bragg, Kyshona at 40 Watt Club