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A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder

Town & Gown Players 115 Grady Ave., Athens, GA

Edwardian style and classic farce ensue in this play presented by Town & Gown Players when middle-class Englishman Monty Narvarro learns he is the “son of the daughter of the grandson of the nephew of the second Earl of Highhurst.” $20. bit.ly/Gentlemansguide

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Athens Farmers Market

Bishop Park 705 Sunset Dr., Athens, GA

Markets offer locally grown groceries and handmade goods. Attendees can enjoy free live music and children’s activities. AFM doubles SNAP dollars spent at the market. Every Saturday, 8 a.m.–12 p.m. www.athensfarmersmarket.net

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Oconee Farmers Market

Oconee County Courthouse 23 N. Main St., Watkinsville, GA

Over 20 vendors offer a variety of fresh produce, local honey, fresh-cut flowers, unique crafts, dog treats, fresh gelato, homemade pasta, locally sourced meats and eggs, plants and more. Many vendors offer pre-ordering options and curbside pickup.

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Alice H. Richards Children’s Garden

State Botanical Garden of Georgia 2450 S. Milledge Ave., Athens, GA

Every third Saturday of the month enjoy a variety of engaging shows taking place on the Theatre in the Woods stage. Experience music, laughter and connection in nature. 9:30–11 a.m. www.facebook.com/botgarden

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Southern Star Studio Open Gallery

Southern Star Studio 180 Cleveland Ave., Athens, GA

Southern Star Studio is a collective ceramics studio, established by Maria Dondero in 2016. The gallery contains members’ work, primarily pottery. See new works by resident artists. Saturdays, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. www.southernstarstudioathens.com

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West Broad Farmers Market

West Broad Farmers Market and Garden 300 S. Rocksprings St., Athens, GA

The market offers fresh produce, locally raised meat and eggs, baked goods, flowers, artisan goods and more. Online ordering is available Sundays–Thursdays for drive-thru pick up. Saturdays, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. www.wbfm.locallygrown.net

Friends Appreciation Month Kick-Off

Georgia Museum of Art 90 Carlton St., Athens, GA

Join the Friends of the Georgia Museum of Art for an in-person event to kick off Friends Appreciation Month with prizes, a photo booth, activities for the entire family, refreshments and much more. Registration strongly encourage. 1 p.m. www.bit.ly/friends-appreciation-22, www.jointhemuseum.com

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Art for Justice Saturdays

AADM Justice Center and Bookstore 3700 Atlanta Hwy. (Georgia Square Mall, 1st floor), Athens, GA

Paint to soothing music and discuss local issues. Supplies provided. All skill levels welcome. Saturdays, 3–5 p.m. Donations accepted. www.aadmovement.org

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Merry Meet Every Week

Rabbit Hole Studios 1001 Winterville Rd., Athens, GA

Meet members of the Athens Area Pagans and discuss Pagan Pride Day. Meetings held every Saturday, 5 p.m. Donations encouraged. beth@athensareapagans.org

Athens Showgirl Cabaret

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

Come out for a Drag For All show. All ages welcome. 8 p.m. FREE! www.athensshowgirlcabaret.com

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A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder

Town & Gown Players 115 Grady Ave., Athens, GA

Edwardian style and classic farce ensue in this play presented by Town & Gown Players when middle-class Englishman Monty Narvarro learns he is the “son of the daughter of the grandson of the nephew of the second Earl of Highhurst.” $20. bit.ly/Gentlemansguide

Drawing in the Galleries

Georgia Museum of Art 90 Carlton St., Athens, GA

Experience drawing in the museum’s galleries with this workshop led by artist Phil Jasen. Supplies provided. Email to reserve a spot. 2–4 p.m. gmoa-tours@uga.edu.

Watch Party: ATL United vs. Columbus

Athentic Brewing Co. 108 Park Ave., Athens, GA

Join the Classic City Terminus Legion to watch ATL United as they take on Columbus. 5:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenticbrewing.com

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Bad Dog Trivia at The Office

The Office Sports Bar and Grill 135 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

Top three teams win prizes with free beer pitchers to winning teams between rounds. Hosted by John Bellerjeau. Sundays, 6 p.m. www.facebook.com/baddogathens

“TRIO” Opening Reception

Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA 675 Pulaski St., Athens, GA

Enjoy the opening reception for ATHICA’s exhibition “TRIO,” featuring the work of Dana Jones and the two-artist-team of Sara Hess and Jon Swindler. The exhibition is the latest installment of the Solo Duo Trio series, which provides opportunities for individual artists to exhibit their work at ATHICA and its satellite location, ATHICA@Ciné. 6–8 p.m. FREE! www.athica.org

Fitness & Wellness Free Week

Ramsey Student Center for Physical Activities 330 River Road, Athens, GA

Join Rec Sports for more than 60 free, in-person fitness classes on the Unlimited Fitness and Small Group Training schedules this week only. Registration required. recsports.uga.edu/group-fitness

Intro to iPhone

ACC Library 2025 Baxter St., Athens, GA

Attendees will learn how to use apps and settings for their iPhones or iPads. Register online or at the Information Services Desk. 10 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

Genealogy Outlooks

Online: ACC Library Athens, GA

Join the ACC Library’s Heritage Room via Zoom for the monthly Genealogy Outlooks research class. Each month explores a different genealogical resource for those interested in family history research. This month covers city directories. Register online or call to attend. 3:30–5 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

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No Phone Party

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

Disconnect to connect with a phone-free, laptop-free happy hour featuring drink specials, snacks, games and a record player. Every Tuesday, 6–9 p.m. www.hendershotsathens.com

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Bad Dog Trivia at Amici

Amici Athens 233 E Clayton St, Athens, GA

Top three teams win prizes with free beer pitchers to winning teams between rounds. Hosted by TJ Wayt. Tuesdays, 7 p.m. www.facebook.com/baddogathens

Waffles & Water Reclamation

Middle Oconee Water Reclamation Facility 400 Will Hunter Rd, Athens, GA

Celebrate National Waffle Day and 60 years of wastewater treatment in Athens with breakfast and a tour. 9 a.m. FREE! jackie.sherry@accgov.com

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Pétanque Club of Athens

UGA Redcoat Band Practice Field 5 Alumni Drive, Athens, GA

Learn to play the greatest game you’ve never heard of. RSVP. Wednesdays, 9–11:30 a.m. FREE! athenspetanqueclub@gmail.com

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Creative Reuse Open House

Teacher Reuse Store 1005 College Ave., Athens, GA

Every other Wednesday, non-teacher community members are invited to browse free supplies. Eligible groups include students, nonprofits, artists/creatives, small business owners, social workers and religious organizations. Camps, after-school and daycare programs are included. 2–6:30 p.m. FREE! reuse@accgov.com, www.facebook.com/athenstrs

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Athens Farmers Market

Creature Comforts Brewery 271 W Hancock Ave, Athens, Georgia

Markets offer fresh produce, flowers, eggs, meats, prepared foods and a variety of arts and crafts. Live music begins at 5 p.m. AFM doubles SNAP dollars spent at the market.

Tech Tips

ACC Library 2025 Baxter St., Athens, GA

Learn about online learning resources. Register online or call to attend. 6:15–7:15 p.m. 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

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Gorgeous George’s Improv League

Buvez 585 Barber Street Suite A, Athens, GA

Come out for some home-grown townie improv. Bring some interesting suggestions and a loose funny bone to help create some improv magic on the spot. Every Wednesday, 7 p.m. $5 suggested donation. www.flyingsquidcomedy.com

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Hendershot’s Comedy

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

Enjoy a  lineup featuring comics from Athens and Atlanta as well as newcomers. Hosted by Noell Appling. Every Wednesday, 8 p.m. www.hendershotsathens.com

Johnny’s Pizza Grand Re-Opening Night One

Johnny's New York Style Pizza 1040 Gaines School Rd Suite 219, Athens, GA

Celebrate the reopening of Johnny’s Pizza with giveaways, including UGA football tickets, Atlanta Braves tickets, Athens theater concert tickets, free Johnny’s Pizza, gift cards, cornhole boards and more. Team Trivia starts back up, sponsored by Creature Comforts Brewing. 6:30–10 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/JohnnysNYPizzaAthens

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Thursday Trivia

Johnny's New York Style Pizza 1040 Gaines School Rd Suite 219, Athens, GA

Jon Head hosts trivia every Thursday. Win pitchers and gift certificates. 7–9 p.m. www.johnnyspizza.com

Bad Movie Night

Ciné Athens, GA

Yet another giant, blood thirsty croc is stalking the Caribbean swamps, and no one is safe—not even a boat full of nuns and orphans—in the essential Italian creature feature Killer Crocodile 2. 8 p.m. FREE! www.instagram.com/badmovienight

Pottery Perspectives 2022 Preview Night

OCAF 34 School St., Watkinsville, GA

Shoppers will have the opportunity to make their purchases before the sale is open to the public. The exhibition, which runs from Aug. 27 –Sept. 11, features dozens of potters from all over the Southeast. Aug. 26, 5–8 p.m. $20. 706-769-4565, www.ocaf.com

Johnny’s Pizza Grand Re-Opening Night Two

Johnny's New York Style Pizza 1040 Gaines School Rd Suite 219, Athens, GA

Celebrate the reopening of Johnny’s Pizza with giveaways, including UGA football tickets, Atlanta Braves tickets, Athens theater concert tickets, free Johnny’s Pizza, gift cards, cornhole boards and more. $4 pints are sponsored by Terrapin Beer Co. 6:30–10 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/JohnnysNYPizzaAthens

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Athens Farmers Market

Bishop Park 705 Sunset Dr., Athens, GA

Markets offer locally grown groceries and handmade goods. Attendees can enjoy free live music and children’s activities. AFM doubles SNAP dollars spent at the market. Every Saturday, 8 a.m.–12 p.m. www.athensfarmersmarket.net

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Oconee Farmers Market

Oconee County Courthouse 23 N. Main St., Watkinsville, GA

Over 20 vendors offer a variety of fresh produce, local honey, fresh-cut flowers, unique crafts, dog treats, fresh gelato, homemade pasta, locally sourced meats and eggs, plants and more. Many vendors offer pre-ordering options and curbside pickup.

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Southern Star Studio Open Gallery

Southern Star Studio 180 Cleveland Ave., Athens, GA

Southern Star Studio is a collective ceramics studio, established by Maria Dondero in 2016. The gallery contains members’ work, primarily pottery. See new works by resident artists. Saturdays, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. www.southernstarstudioathens.com

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Pushing the Surface of Clay

OCAF 34 School St., Watkinsville, GA

In this workshop, Lora Rust will share her unique process and explore topics like surface design, glazing and firing methods. Aug. 27–28, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. $175–225. 706-769-4565, www.ocaf.com