COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Thursday, May 28

4 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    9–9:45 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 354

    One-On-One Computer Tutorial

    Personalized instruction available for various computer topics. 

  • Revival Yarns

    6 p.m. FREE! www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Knit 1 Class

    Get acquainted with the tools and craft of knitting. Learn cast-on stitches and the knit stitch. The class is free with the purchase of materials. RSVP.

  • Oconee County Library

    2–4 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Intro to Word

    Learn the basics.

  • ACC Library

    9 a.m. & 6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    One-on-One Digital Media Center Tutorial

    The new Digital Media Center is now open! Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs.

Saturday, May 30

1 event

Classes

  • Revival Yarns

    May 30, 5 p.m. or June 3, 6 p.m. $15. www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Fixing Mistakes Class

    Learn how to back-knit, pick up drop stitches, change purls into knits (and vice versa), unravel your work, create life lines and tighten saggy stitches. RSVP.

Monday, June 1

1 event

Classes

  • Oconee County Library

    6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Cajun Cooking Demonstration

    Try Mike Hebert's homemade gumbo while he shows participants how to make shrimp etouffee and Bananas Foster. Registration required. 

Wednesday, June 3

1 event

Classes

  • Revival Yarns

    May 30, 5 p.m. or June 3, 6 p.m. $15. www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Fixing Mistakes Class

    Learn how to back-knit, pick up drop stitches, change purls into knits (and vice versa), unravel your work, create life lines and tighten saggy stitches. RSVP.

Friday, June 5

1 event

Classes

  • Oconee County Library

    2 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Free Online Magazines

    Learn how to use Zinio, a new online magazine service offered to library cardholders. Registration required.

Saturday, June 6

1 event

Classes

Monday, June 8

1 event

Classes

  • 10:30 a.m. www.athenslandtrust.org

    Farmer Outreach Workshop

    (Williams Farm, 235 Northside Dr.) NRCS native plant specialist Jennifer Anderson will speak on attracting polinators to a farm. Dana Blanton will lead a tour of the Williams Farm.

Friday, June 19

1 event

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    9 a.m.–1 p.m. $50. 706-542-6156, www.uga.edu/botgarden

    Understanding Botanical Names

    Overcome "botanical name phobia" by learning the basics of botanical nomenclature.