(The UGA Speech and Hearing Clinic) The clinic is offering free screenings for adults and children ages 3 and up. Nov. 2, 9 a.m.–12 p.m. 706-542-4598, www.coe.uga.edu/csdclinic
Adults of all abilities can read out loud and discuss books. Thursdays, 1 p.m. 706-795-5597, www.athenslibrary.org/madison
Various obstacle courses and activities for ages 10 months–4 years and their parents. Call to register.
Celebrate Pirate Week with a matinee screening of Treasure Planet.
Teens can talk about what's bothering them. Ages 11–18.
THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band.
THE OLD MAN BAND "The best rock 'n' roll band in the land."
ROSIE & THE RATDOGS New local hard-rock group.
THE STYROFOAM TURTLES Garage-rock band from Asheville, NC.
THE BUZZARDS OF FUZZ Bluesy stoner-rock group from Atlanta.
TRAVERS BROTHERSHIP Funky, bluesy alt-rock band from Asheville, NC.
STAFFERS Dissonant garage-rock act from Washington, DC.
ROCK EUPORA Melodic indie-rock act from Nashville, TN.
PROLES No info available.
AFTM Popular local Southern rock six-piece pulling from blues, funk and more.
JESTER Local rock and roll quartet.
THE REVELRIES Four-piece alt-rock band.
DRIVIN' N CRYIN' Hard Southern music from these legendary Atlanta rockers.
MEMORY DEAN Longstanding collective that plays country-inspired rock tunes.
LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
GIMME HENDRIX Award-winning local Jimi Hendrix cover band.
THE DIRTY GUV'NAHS Roots-rockers from Knoxville, TN.
CULT OF RIGGONIA Experimental soundscapes with tribal, world music beats and ornate instrumentation.
FRANK HURRICANE Experimental artist that describes his music as "spiritual mountain psych gangsta folk."
DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.
GRASSLAND Local traditional and progressive bluegrass group formerly known as Grassland String Band.
LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.
NICHOLAS MALLIS & THE BOREALIS Local songwriter Mallis and his band play quirky, melodic pop music.
BABY TONY & THE TEENIES Local band plays doo-wop-inspired pop songs about wasting time and having crushes.
MARSHMALLOW COAST Longtime Athens indie-pop band led by songwriter Andy Gonzales.
ALEX SCHOFIELD Musician playing rowdy classic country and originals.
VELVETEEN PINK This local quartet of funksters plays electro-based, groove-laden, upbeat pop music.
BLOODKIN The long-running Athens band plays bluesy roots-rock with big guitars and sharply written lyrics.
MIGHTY FINDS Lilburn band playing originals and classic covers.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with three channels of music. One of them is a request line!
Painters will be given an example of what to paint and a canvas.
(J's Bottleshop, 1452 Prince Ave.) "Wine 201: An Introduction to the Wines of Europe." Nov. 1–Dec. 13 or Jan. 10–Feb. 21, 6:30 p.m. "Wine 101: Fundamentals of Wine." Jan. 9–Feb. 20, 6:30 p.m. "Wine 202: An Introduction to the Wines of the New World." Jan. 24–Mar. 14. $75. www.jsbottleshop.com, eventbrite.com
The Samaritan Center presents discussions with Keynote Speaker Emily Nicholos and CE Presenter Dr. Jennifer Gonyea.
The food festival features over 15 food trucks and the release of Moo-Hoo, a chocolate milk stout.
(Boutier Winery & Inn, Danielsville) Celebrate the winery's release of its new vintage of Geordeaux wine.
A lawn party featuring music, drinks, face painting, lawn games and a BBQ buffet.
(Cellar Theatre, Room 55) The drama follows the girls of Poor Prairie after they form a basketball team in Depression-era America.
The Circle Ensemble Theatre presents William Shakespeare's comedy.
A relaxed, social ride on Athens back streets. Routes fall between 5–9 miles and almost always end at Little Kings Shuffle Club.
The UGA Men's and Women's Glee Clubs, The University Chorus, The UGA Hodgson Singers, The African American Choral Ensemble and several high school groups perform.
Chosen for Life Ministries is seeking artists to donate up to three works of 2D art to be sold during a juried fine art exhibit and auction on Oct. 11. Proceeds benefit CLM, a local nonprofit that supports orphaned and vulnerable children. Deadline Sept. 28. Email photos to firstname.lastname@example.org
"Sober Stretch." Sept. 18, 7 p.m. FREE! (at Herty Field). "Anatomy of the Spine Training." Sept. 21–23. FREE! "Rocket Yoga Teacher Training" is an advanced studies module emphasizing Ashtanga yoga. Begins Sept. 28. $700. www.m3yoga.com
(Fort Yargo State Park, Winder) A women-only weekend of camping with workshops in wilderness survival, tai chi, yoga, kayaking and more. Sept. 28–30, $20. www.facebook.com/groups/tagoutdoors