COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, November 11

20 events

Performance

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    2 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Sunday Spotlight Tour

    Docents lead a tour of highlights from the permanent collection.

  • (150 Fritz Mar Ln.) Nov. 10–11, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. willabyshop.com

    Willaby & Friends Pop-Up Shop

    The pop-up will feature Willaby's current collection as well as homewares and accessories from local makers.

  • Lotta Mae's Supply Co.

    6–8 p.m. sweetolivefarm.org

    Closing Reception

    The opening reception for "Town & Country" features work by Mallory Moye and Cassie Wright inspired by the animals at Sweet Olive Sanctuary Farm. A portion of sales will be donated to support Sweet Olive Farm.

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    Nov. 9, 10 a.m.–9 p.m. Nov. 10–11, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. www.ocaf.com

    Holly Daze

    A one-stop shop for handcrafted seasonal decor, unique wreathes and one-of-a-kind gifts.

Film

  • Seney-Stovall Chapel

    7 p.m. FREE! www.chasingportraits.org

    Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers

    Chasing Portraits follows director and producer Elizabeth Rynecki's attempts at finding the lost artwork of Moshe Rynecki, a prolific Warsaw-based artist who was murdered at Majdanek during the Holocaust. Elizabeth will offer a Q&A after the screening.

Live Music

Events

  • Oconee Hill Cemetery

    2 p.m. $12–15. www.achfonline.org

    Oconee Hill Cemetery Walking Tour

    Take a tour of the cemetery that was established in 1856. Topics include the explanation of meanings behind various carvings, symbols and icons and other funerary art. Part of the Athens Heritage Walks walking tour series.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Veteran Appreciation

    Veterans from the county and surrounding areas are invited for light snacks. The public can drop by with cards or make one at the library.

  • Oconee County Library

    2:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Veterans Day Presentations

    Col. Lawrence Saul presents "Eye Deep in Hell: The USA in WWI." Bill Cosgrove presents "Sergeant Alvin C. York: American Hero from the Meuse-Argonne Battle."

  • 1–5 p.m. $10–20. www.classiccityclydesdales.com

    Classic City Clydesdales

    (4190 Price Mill, Bishop) Festivities include hayrides, pony rides, bovine bingo, games, a petting zoo and barbeque.  

Lectures & Lit

  • Barnes & Noble

    2 p.m. FREE! 706-354-1195

    Meet the Author

    Elizabeth Rynecki will sign copies of Chasing Portraits: A Great-Granddaughter's Quest for Her Lost Art Legacy.

  • Madison Morgan Cultural Center

    2–4 p.m. FREE! www.mmcc-arts.org

    World War I: A Look Back 100 Years

    Local and regional historians conduct a Veterans Day symposium. Lectures include an overview, local history and a keynote presentation discussing the war from a Southern perspective.

Classes

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • J & J Flea Market

    12 p.m. FREE! www.jandjfleamarket.com

    Open Jam

    OPEN JAM Bring an instrument and jam at the final installation of this monthlong event. All ages and skill levels welcome.

Theater

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Nov. 7–8, 8 p.m. Nov. 11, 2:30 p.m. $12–16. www.ugatheatre.com

    Equus

    (Room 200) A psychiatrist is puzzled why a seemingly well-adjusted boy would commit the crime of blinding six horses.

  • Elbert Theatre, Elberton

    Nov. 9–10 & 16, 7 p.m. Nov. 11 & 18, 2 p.m. $9–11. 706-283-1049

    All My Sons

    Encore Productions presents the Arthur Miller post-war set drama. 

Games

  • Starland Pizzeria and Pub

    9 p.m. FREE! 706-613-8773

    Rockin' Roll Bingo

    Play to win.

Kidstuff

Ending Sunday, November 11

 

Word on the Street

  • ACC Library

    StoryCorps

    WUGA presents the StoryCorps mobile recording booth. Through Nov. 11. Make a reservation at wuga.org, storycorps.org or call 1-800-850-4406

Art

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    Holly Daze Pop-up Sale

    OCAF offers a one-stop shopping experience for locally made, handcrafted seasonal goods like wreaths, garlands, table settings, ornaments and more. Nov. 9–11. www.ocaf.com