Friday

Tax Free Weekend Friday through Sunday, all day. Stock up on all of the clothing and school supplies you need to get you through the year. Click this link for more information: https://www.tax.ohio.gov/sales_and_use/SalesTaxHoliday.aspx

Admission: Free

Crumbles: Luke Boyd Art Opening at 5 p.m. at ARTS/West, 132 W. State St. Check out Ohio University alumnus Luke Boyd’s new art exhibit, in which he uses cake to display emotion and conditions. Free cake will be provided.

Admission: Free

Saturday 

10th Global Big Latch On at 10 a.m. at the Athens Farmers Market, 1000 E. State St. Nursing mothers, children and friends are invited to this inclusive breastfeeding event, sponsored by Ohio WIC and Hopewell Health Centers.

Admission: Free

August Open House at 1 p.m. at ReUse on Union, 751 W. Union St. Artist Danette Pratt will show attendees how to make their own SeriouslySickSock pins, made out of recycled socks. Free food will also be provided.

Admission: Free

Bounty on the Bricks at 7 p.m. on Court Street. Celebrate the hard work of local farmers with this private dinner. Each ticket includes a gourmet meal and supports the Southeast Ohio Food Bank and food pantries in surrounding counties.

Admission: $100

James Christopher Band at 7 p.m. at Little Fish Brewing Company, 8675 Armitage Road. See the band on its Drink to Donate Tour, which benefits children learning to play music. 

Admission: Free

Sunday

Little Fish Yoga at 11 a.m. at Little Fish Brewing Company. Enjoy a yoga session designed for people of all skill levels. Don’t forget to bring your own mat.

Admission: Donation-based

Movies to see at The Athena Cinema, 20 S. Court St.

The Art of Self-Defense (rated R): Friday, 5:15, 7:25 and 9:35 p.m.; Saturday, 2:45, 5:15, 7:25 and 9:35 p.m.; Sunday, 2:45, 5:15, and 7:25 p.m.

Booksmart (rated R): Friday, 5:10, 7:35 and 9:40 p.m.; Saturday, 2:55, 5:10, 7:35 and 9:40 p.m.; Sunday, 2:55, 5:10, and 7:35 p.m.

Echo in the Canyon (rated PG-13): Friday, 5:20 p.m.; Saturday, 5:20 and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 3:10 and 5:20 p.m.

Napoleon Dynamite (rated PG): Friday, 7:30 p.m.

Wild Rose (rated R): Friday, 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2:50 and 9:30 p.m.; Sunday, 7:20 p.m.

@GordinMegan

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