Sunday, January 20

11 events


  • Good Dirt

    Clay Classes

    Weekly "Try Clay" classes ($20/person) introduce participants to the potter's wheel every Friday from 7–9 p.m. "Family Try Clay" classes show children and adults hand-building methods every Sunday from 2–4 p.m. $20. 706-355-3161,

  • Community

    Beginners' Sewing Course

    Six-week beginners' machine sewing course with Community seamstress Beth Jamieson. The class covers sewing machine basics and simple fun projects. Sewing machine required. Sundays, 6:30–8:30 p.m. $120.

  • The Globe

    4 p.m. FREE! 706-353-4721

    Athens Ceili Band

    ATHENS CEILI BAND A weekly traditional Irish music section. Every Sunday from 4-7 p.m.!

  • Live Music

    • 8 p.m. FREE! 706-546-8090

      BACK ALLEY BLUES BAND Featuring locals Paul Scales, Randy Durham, John Straw, Dave Herndon and Scott Sanders playing blues jams.

    • The Foundry

      7:30 p.m. $12 (adv.), $15 (door).

      ED ROLAND AND THE SWEET TEA PROJECT Collective Soul's frontman sets up shop for a residency at the Melting Point every Sunday from Jan. 13 to Feb. 17. His new project features "new music and a wonderful collection of guest musicians."

    Support Groups

    • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

      Emotions Anonymous

      A 12-step program open to anyone with a desire to become well emotionally. Sundays, 4–5 p.m. 706-202-7463,


    • Athens Five Points Yoga Studio

      Yoga Sprouts Family Yoga

      For children ages 2 & older with an adult. Sundays, 1–1:45 p.m. $60.,

    • Madison County Library, Danielsville

      4 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

      Volcano Making

      Stop by to paint and decorate a giant volcano model!


    • Oconee Youth Playhouse

      Apr. 12 & 13, 7 p.m. & Apr. 13 & 14, 2 p.m. $12–16.

      The Wizard of Oz

      A cast of teens, featuring a winner of the Access Broadway competition, takes on the classic story of Dorothy traveling through the magical land of Oz.

    • Studio Dance Academy

      7 p.m. FREE!

      No Shame

      Hosted by Rose of Athens. This month, a reading of Bat-Hamlet by Jordan Pulliam.


    • Lyndon House Arts Center

      2–4:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3623

      MLK Sunday Community Celebration

      Performances by local poets, who have been paired with graphic designers to illustrate their works.