CHYANN ROSE Young country singer-songwriter from Statesboro.
PARKER OLIVER Local musician playing soul and rock covers and originals.
HOBBYIST Experimental post-punk and electro group from Chicago.
SOCIAL CIRCLE Local lo-fi experimental lounge singer that aims "to turn the support group into a party."
THE ICE CREAMS Local garage-punk band with classic pop influences.
ATHENS A-TRAIN BAND Instrumental group performing traditional jazz standards, swing, latin, ballads, blues and boogie. This is a "Jingle Bell Jazz" show with a festive twist.
CAFETERIA Twangy, long-running local rock band fronted by songwriter Taylor Joiner.
KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic Dr. Fred and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more. Every Thursday!
KARAOKE DJ Gregory plays song requests and lets the bravest of the bunch jump in to sing. Every Thursday!
"Paint with Charles," "Painting Portraits in Oil with Abner Cope," "Paper Beadmaking," "Four-Part Watercolor Workshop: Light and Shadow" and "Four-Part Workshop: Making Color Speak." Check website for dates, times and fees. www.ocaf.com
(J's Bottle Shop) "A Champagne Primer" Learn the basics on how to buy, store and serve Champagne. Registration required.
(1075 W. Broad St) Learn how to repair your bike with tools and advice from experts.
Tony Galis will lead the group in the practice to bring harmony into the new season.
Meet at the bar for a round of trivia.
Read philosophy books from ancient Greece to modern times. This month's selection is A Christmas Carol and the Morality of Time Travel: Saving the Soul of Ebenezer Scrooge.
Sing a karaoke song or tell some jokes. Show up and go up. Performers receive a coffee or tea and sweet treat.
Watch "Bearsie Bear and the Surprise Sleepover," a puppet show based on the book by Bernard Waber.
Make winter crafts. Supplies will be provided. All ages.
Craft making, Christmas card designing and Grinch themed snacks. Ages 6-12.
Enjoy a Christmas film and hot cocoa.
The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission invites professional artists to submit a proposal and images of a mural concept for consideration. The selected artist(s) will work with the ACAC and Athens-Clarke County goverment staff. Complete the proposal form online. Deadline Jan. 27 at 11:59 p.m. email@example.com, www.accgov.com/8509/call-for-public-art---hot-corner-mural
The airport is seeking local artists and makers to display works in their terminals. Email website and photo examples of your work to firstname.lastname@example.org
Second Sundays is a new play reading series held the second Sunday of every month at 3 p.m. in the Winterville Auditorium. The series is seeking play submissions for consideration in the 2019 season. Send plays of any length or genre. email@example.com
Adults of all abilities can read out loud and discuss books. Dec. 20 at 1 p.m. 706-795-5597, www.athenslibrary.org/madison