(Prince Ave.) Meet local author and cartoonist Eleanor Davis in celebration of her latest book Why Art? See Calendar Pick on p. 22.
Freda Scott Giles and Lesley G. Feracho lead a community panel discussion titled "The Black Panther film: Hope or Hype?"
Experience the early American a cappella singing tradition using The Social Harp, compiled in 1855 by John Gordon McCurry, Jr., and The Sacred Harp, first published in 1844 by B.F. White. Potluck lunch. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.
Vanilla flavoring is extracted from the pods of an orchid plant! Celebrate the vanilla bean orchid with sundaes from Freddy's Frozen Custard and a presentation by author James Farmer.
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center performs "Classical Evolution," showcasing the music of Mozart, Weber and Brahms.
The East Athens Educational Dance Center presents a theatrical dance and music production that celebrates S&B and soul music.
Watch True Grit (1969).
THE LUCKY JONES Local band playing old-school rockin' rhythm and blues.
SHAUN PEACE BAND Playing a unique blend of rock, blues, alternative and reggae.
NIHILIST CHEERLEADER Local buzz band plays energetic, lo-fi punk rock.
SWEET SOUL MOVEMENT Featuring music from M Lewis, Chancey, Stella Groove, Jessie Ruth, Rashon Love, Sam Lipkin and Seline Haze.
(Cellar Theatre) The lives of an average couple are upended by the arrival of mysterious new neighbors in their Detroit suburb. See Theater Notes on p. 14.
Journey "under the sea" with Ariel and her aquatic friends in an adaptation of Disney's Broadway prodution.
"Clouds and Clay: Up Above Georgia" is an exhibition of aerial photography printed on aluminum by Dr. Chris Greer. 100% of art sales will benefit the Get Comfortable fund. Greer will spend the afternoon demonstrating how he utilizes drones for his photography, and the drones will transmit a live-stream video to the brewery while buzzing over Athens. See Calendar Pick on p. 22.
The Classic Center will offer ice skating in the outdoor pavilion Through Feb. 25. www.classiccenter.com
Now registering for spring classes. Art classes include Art Time (ages 4–6), Homeschool Artists (ages 6–11), "Wear It: Wearable Art" (ages 8–11 or 12–15). Check website for dates and descriptions. Register online. 706-613-3623, www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure
Aviad Sasi is a Vinyasa and Bikram teacher from NYC where he teaches at the Lighthouse yoga school in Brooklyn. "Free Your Hips," Feb. 23, 6:30–8 p.m. "Fuel Hot 90 Workshop," Feb. 24, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. "Backbending and Conditioning," Feb. 24, 12:30–2:30 p.m. "Inversions and Arm Balances," Feb. 25, 12–2 p.m. $25/workshop, $90/weekend. www.fuelhotyoga.com