KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic Dr. Fred and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more. Every Thursday!
Traditional and modern-style Taekwondo, Jodo, self-defense, grappling and weapons classes for all ages. Visit website for full class schedule. www.liveoakmartialarts.com
The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.
This month's topic is online shopping.
"Intro to Word 2010."
Five Points Yoga instructors lead a class surrounded by works of art.
Naturalist Amy Abrahamsen leads a class on how to stay healthy during cold and flu season.
Docents lead a tour of highlights from the permanent collection.
(Ground Up Glassworks, Watkinsville) Take a 50-minute private glassblowing class for two and make glass art with the help of an instructor. Email or call to register.
Puppeteer David Stephens presents a spring puppet show. Ages 2–11.
Read aloud to a canine friend. RSVP.
Participants will create stop-motion films with special cameras. Ages 8–11. Registration recommended.
Hear stories about noted figures in women's history. Ages 6 and up.
Children can learn about the tools of yoga to cultivate self-awareness. Saturdays, 10 a.m. Ages 7–12. $10. m3yoga.com
BENJAMIN SIMPSON Young local singer-songwriter plays a mix of '70s and '80s music, along with original compositions.
LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
NINEVEH'S GARDEN Local progressive metal band.
HALLOW POINT St. Louis-based metal band.
ASHES TO OMENS New local rock group.
R.C.I. "Purveyors of only the finest in filth and chicanery" from Athens.
JAY GONZALEZ Athens-based songwriter and multi-instrumentalist with an affinity for classic pop melodies.
FABULOUS BIRD Catchy, lo-fi indie rock with the character of old guitars and drums that've been collecting dust in a garage for years.
JOE ROWE Local musician singing songs about life and death.
THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band.
JAZZ JAM Some of our town's most talented musicians get together at this happening. Bring your axe, or grab a table and give an ear.
SYLVIA ROSE NOVAK Southern gothic singer-songwriter with sharp vibrato and a sharper fiddle.
THE OUTSIDE VOICES Five-piece Americana rock band from Ohio.
BLUE BODIES Athens-based "bummer-pop" punk band.
Meet at the bar for a round of trivia.
Beginner and experienced players welcome.
(Meet at Shade Garden Arbor) Learn more about flora and fauna of the garden while enjoying fresh air and inspirational readings. Ramblers are encouraged to bring their own nature writings or favorite poems and essays to share with the group.
Knitters of all levels are welcome.
Watch a movie on the big screen.
Now registering for the fall season. Registration ends Aug. 4 at midnight. To play, create or join a team visit www.gokickball.com/athens