THE BEST OF UNKNOWN ATHENS A monthly singer-songwriter showcase hosted by Liam Parke.
BLUES NIGHT WITH BIG C Nobody in Athens sings the blues quite like Big C. Expect lots of soulful riffs, covers and originals.
Beginner players welcome.
Teen chess players of all skill levels can play matches and learn from members of the local Chess and Community Players, who will be on hand to assist players and help build skill levels. For ages 7–18. Registration required.
(Center City Ballet, 750 N. Chase St.) Work in trios and rotate through the roles of base, flier and spotter. Sundays, 8 p.m. $5. www.centercityballet.com
"Winter Creations Mini Camp," Dec. 27–29, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. at East Athens Community Center. $25–37.50. "New Year's Flashback Party," Dec. 27–29, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. at Lay Park. $25–37.50. "Oh the Places You'll Go," Jan. 2, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. at Rocksprings Park. $15–22.50. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure
Offering classes for beginners through advanced students. Classes include ballet, modern dance, tap, urban soul and more. Children, teens and adults. 706-613-3624, www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure