COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Saturday, October 19

3 events

Classes

  • Quinn Hall

    12–4 p.m. $30 (ACC residents), $45 (non-ACC residents). www.accgov.com/act

    Live Action Role Play Class

    The Athens Creative Theatre presents a half-day of LARP-ing! Participants will create fantasy characters and learn the rules of foam weaponry combat, and set off on a mission through the park with a team to solve puzzles, battle foes, and engage in improvisational scenarios with the characters they encounter on their quest.  Ages 1015.

  • 6:30–8 p.m. $25. wine.jsbottleshop@gmail.com

    What's in a Blend?

    (J's Bottle Shop, 1452 Prince Ave.) Explore wine blending, why it’s done, and taste some of Europe’s famous wine blends.

  • 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m. $99. www.athenscpr.com

    American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED

    (Athens CPR, 1940 W. Broad St.) This course incorporates the latest science to help save victims of any age. Students will learn how to recognize and care for a variety of first aid emergencies such as sudden illnesses, various injuries, respiratory and cardiac emergencies. Those who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate for Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for two years.

Sunday, October 20

1 event

Classes

  • 11 a.m.–3 p.m. $10/piece. www.theindiesouth.com

    Drop In & Dye: Indigo Workshop

    (Indie South, 470 Hawthorne Ave.) Bring your own 100% pre-washed cotton/linen fabric to dye (no blends). Pre-registration required.

     

Monday, October 21

1 event

Classes

Tuesday, October 22

4 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    10-11:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Computer Class

    Learn how to do touch screen gestures, connect to wifi, download apps, change settings and more. Registration required.

  • 7 p.m. $15. www.ballroom-arts.com

    Ballroom Styling & Technique

    (Ballroom Arts Dance Studio, 2 S. Main St., Watkinsville) Improve your dancing appearance by studying proper arm styling, weight movement, expression and more.

  • 7:45 p.m. $15. www.ballroom-arts.com

    Latin Rhythm Styling & Technique

    (Ballroom Arts Dance Studio, 2 S. Main St., Watkinsville) Improve your dancing appearance by studying proper arm styling, weight movement, expression and more. This course will focus on Latin walks, leg action and contra body movements.

  • Bogart Library

    6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Watercolor Bookmarks

    Adult will use various techniques of watercolor painting to create bookmarks to keep for themselves or to give as gifts.

Thursday, October 24

1 event

Classes

  • 5:30 p.m. $65. www.athenscpr.com

    BLS for Healthcare Providers

    (Athens CPR, 1940 W. Broad St.) This course is designed to provide healthcare professionals (certified or noncertified, licensed or non-licensed) the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. In the instructor-led course, students will participate in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations, work with an AHA BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and testing. Those who complete the course will receive an American Heart Association certification, valid for two years.

Saturday, October 26

2 events

Classes

Tuesday, October 29

4 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    10 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Computer Class: Android Basics

    Learn about Android Nougat (7.1).

  • 7 p.m. $15. www.ballroom-arts.com

    Ballroom Styling & Technique

    (Ballroom Arts Dance Studio, 2 S. Main St., Watkinsville) Improve your dancing appearance by studying proper arm styling, weight movement, expression and more.

  • 7:45 p.m. $15. www.ballroom-arts.com

    Latin Rhythm Styling & Technique

    (Ballroom Arts Dance Studio, 2 S. Main St., Watkinsville) Improve your dancing appearance by studying proper arm styling, weight movement, expression and more. This course will focus on Latin walks, leg action and contra body movements.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    10 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Genealogy Class

    ACC Heritage Room Librarian Ashley Shull leads this fun and informative session on genealogical research to introduce participants to both traditional and online tools. Ages 12 & up.

Thursday, October 31

1 event

Classes

  • M3Yoga

    6 p.m. $10. www.m3yoga.com

    Halloween Metal Yoga

    Wear your favorite Halloween yoga gear or costume while flowing to some metal beats.

Saturday, November 2

1 event

Classes

  • 3 p.m. $60. www.statethelabel.com

    Hand Broom Class

    (STATE the Label, 585 Barber St.) Learn how to craft beautiful and useful hand brooms. Topics will include how to size and select broom corn and tampico, growing and processing your own broom corn and different weave styles for hand brooms. Students will walk away with at least one handmade broom.

Friday, November 8

1 event

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    Nov. 8, 7 p.m. ($45–50). & Nov. 9, 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m. ($190–225). www.athensfivepointsyoga.com

    The Four Agreements for a Better Life

    Deepen your understanding and practice of the four agreements and be guided toward the life you really want to live. Don Miguel Ruiz Jr. and Don Jose Ruiz, sons of the Four Agreements author Don Miguel, will lead this Friday lecture and Saturday workshop.

Saturday, November 9

1 event

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    Nov. 8, 7 p.m. ($45–50). & Nov. 9, 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m. ($190–225). www.athensfivepointsyoga.com

    The Four Agreements for a Better Life

    Deepen your understanding and practice of the four agreements and be guided toward the life you really want to live. Don Miguel Ruiz Jr. and Don Jose Ruiz, sons of the Four Agreements author Don Miguel, will lead this Friday lecture and Saturday workshop.

Tuesday, November 12

1 event

Classes

Wednesday, November 13

1 event

Classes

  • reBlossom Mama Baby Shop

    10-11 a.m. FREE! www.reblossomathens.com

    Infant Massage

    The class will cover a history of infant massage, how to recognize infant cues and different types of strokes.

Saturday, November 16

1 event

Classes

  • 6:30–8 p.m. $55. wine.jsbottleshop@gmail.com

    A Champagne Primer

    (J's Bottle Shop) Discover the different styles of Champagne, iconic producers, and learn how to buy, store, and serve great Champagne.