KARAOKE With your host Lynn, the Queen of Karaoke!
Browse new and used publications. GMOA will also sell frames and the gift shop will offer special sales.
The market features pottery, paintings, fiber art, stained and fused glass, jewelry and more created by 70 of the region's most gifted artists. An additional 50 OCAF artists will be represented in the Artists' Shoppe.
Shop for unique, handmade gifts from Zimbabwe, Senegal, Swaziland and South Africa.
Keith Delaplane from the UGA Bee Lab will discuss the health of honey bees and their impact on the environment. Includes a full breakfast.
First Friday features a few Hip craft vendors. Celebrate the shop's anniversary with refreshments and shopping.
A beginner Foxtrot lesson will be held at 7 p.m. followed by social dancing. No partner or experience necessary.
Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs. Thursdays, 6 p.m. and Saturdays, 11 a.m. 706-613-3650
Personalized instruction available for various computer topics. Thursdays, 9 a.m. 706-613-3650, ext. 354, www.athenslibrary.org/athens
"Internet 101: Search Engines." July 17, 10 a.m. "Internet 101: Privacy/Security." July 24, 10 a.m. "Gmail Basics." July 31, 10 a.m. Registration required. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens
A Goodwill's Career Coach will assist patrons with job applications and resumes.
"Podcasting for Beginners." July 25, 7 p.m. Registration required. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens
"Intro to Word 2010."
Share books, songs, rhymes and activities en Español. Ages 3–8.
Meet wildlife with Ranger Nick of UGA and the Georgia Farm Monitor television show.
Teens can sign up for SAT/ACT preparation or tutoring in a variety of school subjects. Dec. 4, 4:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens
Mr. Isaac will demonstrate swordplay featured in the "Outlander" series. Ages 11–18.
Drop off non-perishable foods to the decorated Athens Transit bus in the parking lot. Dec. 12–13, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org/athens
Book Clubs include The African American Authors Book Club, Talking About Books, Philo of Philosophy, Last Monday Book Group and After the End: Post-Apocalyptic Fiction. www.athenslibrary.org/athens
SAVAGIST Long-running local psychedelic metal band.
TORO Atlanta-based heavy rock group fronted by guitarist Zack Hembree.
MARSES Local "party-doom" four-piece band.
CINDY WILSON Founding member of the B-52s whose current work displays psychedelic and disco influences.
YIP DECEIVER An infectiously fun blend of feel-good pop, R&B grooves and noise-bending electro from Athens.
MATERIAL GIRLS Atlanta band featuring current and former members of Concord America and Chief Scout.
GRASSLAND Local traditional and progressive bluegrass group formerly known as Grassland String Band.
NORMA RAE This local four-piece plays soulful, distinctively Southern Americana.
LEANNE DANIELS Up-and-coming local singer-songwriter.
RAY WYLIE HUBBARD The Texas cowpunk/country legend performs a career-spanning set of songs.
KEVN KINNEY The Drivin' N' Cryin' frontman performs a set of his solo material.
APPARITION Athens band playing a raucous, thrashy brand of hardcore.
TIT New local experimental punk rock group.
KING OF SUMMER Atlanta-based pop-punk four-piece.
GLOOMREACH Doom-metal outfit from Atlanta.
DJS TWIN POWERS & SLIP-N-FALL Two Kindercore DJs team up to lead a dance party.
SARAH LOUISE Guitarist and singer known for her work with experimental Americana outfit House and Land.
CLAIRE CRONIN Singer and poet Cronin plays folk music that's both delicate and intense.
MICHAEL POTTER Local guitarist creates a blend of ambient folk and psychedelic songs and soundscapes.
LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.
VOLT Athens-based heavy rock duo.
LIBERATOR New local three-piece rock band.
A THRONE UNDERWATER Local rock band making its debut performance.
HOLLOW MOON No info available.
STRAWBERRY REPRODUCTION Athens-based tech-metal group.
FUNK YOU Augusta band playing funky, high energy, get-your-dancing-shoes-on jams.
Play Magic is a welcoming atmosphere.
Baby, Johnny and the entire Kellerman gang bring the classic story to life in a stage adaptation.
Arts Oglethorpe presents a story about three sisters in a small Texas town who are determined that the church Christmas show must go on. See Theater Notes on p. 9.
The Children's Playhouse of Winder-Barrow Community Theatre presents a performance benefiting Barrow County Holiday Connection. See Theater Notes on p. 9.
The UGA Latin America Caribbean Studies Institute, Portuguese Flagship Program, department of theatre and film studies, and the UGA LGBT Center collaborate on a cross-cultural theatrical piece drawing from stories of LGBTQ individuals in Georgia, Colombia and Brazil.
Seeking student artwork to use on items like totes, T-shirts and scarves in the garden's gift shop. Open to GA students in ninth grade or above. Winners can receive up to $1,000. Deadline Dec. 1. Visit website for complete guidelines and application. 706-542-6014, www.botgarden.uga.edu
(Alliance Recovery Center, 119 Sycamore Dr.) Free rapid testing for HIV and Hep. C with confirmation bloodwork until supplies run out. Dec. 1, 6 a.m.–1 p.m. alliancerecoverycenter.com
(UGA School of Social Work, 279 Williams St.) Project Safe hosts open auditions for a production of Eve Ensler's The Vagina Monologues. No experience necessary; script provided. Women of all ages and backgrounds welcome. Auditions Nov. 30 and Dec. 1, 6–8 p.m. firstname.lastname@example.org