Athens area events for Wednesday, July 27

Oconee School Supply Drive: Oconee Chamber of Commerce, 55 Nancy Drive, Watkinsville. The school supply drive benefits students in need at area schools. Between now and July 28, purchase new school supplies and drop them off at the following community partners in the school supply donation bin: BankSouth, Fox’s Pizza, the Oconee Chamber of Commerce or Danielle Grier, a Realtor with the Missy Peters Group at Prestige Property Specialists. Visit the Oconee County education website and select your school for a list of most needed items by school.

 

Seeing Georgia – Changing Visions of Tourism in the Modern South: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., UGA Special Collections Library, 300 South Hull Street, Athens. Free.

Preschool Storytime: 9:30 a.m., Athens-Clarke County Library. Story program for children 18 months to 4 years old and their caregivers. Books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes and early literacy and preschool activities. www.athenslibrary.org/athens, (706) 613-3650.

Parrots of the World with Brenda Bean: 10:30 a.m., Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville. Ages 3-11 and their caregiver. www.athenslibrary.org/oconee.

Athens Heritage Tour: 1 p.m., Athens Welcome Center, 280 E. Dougherty St., Athens. Price: $15. (706) 208-8687.

Parrots of the World with Brenda Bean: 2 p.m., Madison County Library, Danielsville, 1315 Ga. Highway 98, Danielsville. (706) 795-5597.

Museum Mile Tour: 2 p.m., Athens Welcome Center, 280 E. Dougherty St., Athens. (706) 208-8687. $20.

Tour at Two: 2 p.m., Georgia Museum of Art, 90 Carlton St., Athens. Free. www.georgiamuseum.org.

Indigo Dying Workshop: 3 p.m., Athens-Clarke County Library, 2025 Baxter St., Athens. Learn how to dye with Donna from Sea Island Indigo. Free. (706) 613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org/athens.

Alcoholics Anonymous: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Call (706) 389-4164 for location. www.athensaa.org

Artist Reception: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Heirloom Cafe and Fresh Market, 815 North Chase St., Athens. Free. www.heirloomathens.com.

Four Athens Happy Hour: 6 to 7 p.m., The World Famous, 351 North Hull St., Athens. https://www.fourathens.com/.

Jazz at Porterhouse: 6 to 9 p.m., Porterhouse Grill, 459 East Broad St., Athens. www.porterhouseathens.com, (706) 369-0990.

Wizard Rock Concert: 6 p.m., Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville. Harry Potter-themed event. All ages. www.athenslibrary.org/oconee.

Athens Rising: 7 p.m., Live Wire Athens, 227 W. Dougherty St., Athens. Free. www.livewireathens.com.

Bedtime Stories: 7 p.m., Athens-Clarke County Library, 2025 Baxter St., Athens. Free. (706) 613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org/athens.

DMC Class: Video Editing for Beginners: 7 p.m., Athens-Clarke County Library, 2025 Baxter St., Athens. Learn the basics of video editing using Adobe Premiere. Sign up at the Information Services Desk or by calling (706) 613-3650, ext. 354. In the Digital Media Center. Free.

Long Term Care Planning: 7 p.m., Athens-Clarke County Library, 2025 Baxter St., Athens. (706) 613-3650, extension 343. Free.

Open mic night: 7 p.m., Live Wire Athens, 227 W. Dougherty St., Athens. www.livewireathens.com.

Wednesdays with Jay on The Rooftop: 7 to 10 p.m., Georgia Theatre, 215 N Lumpkin St., Athens. All ages. Doors open at 7 p.m.

Movie night: 7:30 p.m., Georgia Theatre, 215 N Lumpkin St, Athens. Free.

Music Trivia: 7:30 to 9 p.m., Saucehouse Barbeque, 830 East Broad St., Athens. Free. www.facebook.com/saucehousebbq.

Bingo: 8 p.m., Highwire Lounge, 269 North Hull St., Athens. www.highwirelounge.com.

Dirty South Trivia: 8 p.m., Mellow Mushroom, 320 East Clayton St., Athens. Free. (706) 613-0892.

Gin & Jokes: 8 to 10 p.m., Big Back Room of Buffalo’s Cafe, 196 Alps Road, Athens. Must be at least 21.

Trivia: 8 p.m., Blind Pig Tavern, 312 Washington St., Athens. www.blindpigtavern.com. (706) 548-3442.

Trivia: 9 p.m., Copper Creek Brewing Company, 140 East Washington St., Athens. www.coppercreekathens.com. (706) 546-1102.

Jason Guy Smiley and Chris Fox at Lumpkin Street Station: 10 p.m., 175 N Lumpkin St., Athens.

Pilgrim: 10 p.m. to midnight, Georgia Theatre, 215 N Lumpkin St., Athens. Free.

Winder Business Referral Networking Meetup: 11 p.m., Golden Corral, 163 East May St., Winder.

For more events or to add an event to a future calendar, visit events.onlineathens.com.

 

 

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