COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Thursday, August 16

2 events

Classes

  • Olive Basket

    After School Cooking Classes

    Starts Sept. 3. Week 1: Calabrese, fennel and sausage. Week 2: Banana bread. Week 3: Chicago style pizza. Week 4: Chicken yakatori. Ages 7 & up. One class a week, choose from Monday–Thursday at 3 p.m. or 4:30 p.m. or Friday at 3 p.m. $35/class, $125/mo. charleshay428@gmail.com

  • Georgia Museum of Art

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

    Yoga in the Galleries

    Five Points Yoga instructors lead a class surrounded by works of art. 

Saturday, August 18

2 events

Classes

  • Oconee County Library

    3–5 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Intermediate Excel 2010

    Learn more advanced techniques for using Excel. Registration required.

  • Rock Eagle 4H Center

    9:30 a.m. $7. lmkent@uga.edu

    Saturday at the Rock: Waterbath Canning

    Learn how to can and preserve food so you can enjoy fresh food from the garden all year long. 

Sunday, August 19

1 event

Classes

Tuesday, August 21

3 events

Classes

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • ACC Library

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

    Computer Class

    Google Drive and Docs.

  • 7:30–11 p.m. $4 (students), $6. athensswingnight.com

    Athens Swing Night

    (Athens Fit Club, 1059 Baxter St. Suite A) Intermediate (7:30 p.m.) and beginner (8:15 p.m.) lessons, then open dancing. No partner or previous experience required. 

Wednesday, August 22

1 event

Classes

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE! atedrow@uga.edu

    Gardening Class

    "Fall Vegetable Gardening." Registration recommended.

Thursday, August 23

1 event

Classes

Friday, August 24

1 event

Classes

Saturday, August 25

1 event

Classes

  • American Blackbelt Academy

    1 p.m. $15–30. 706-549-1671

    SAFE Women's Self Defense

    Learn how to disable an attacker. Ages 12 and up.

Tuesday, August 28

4 events

Classes

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Sewing Classes

    Learn how to sew on the library's sewing machines. 

  • ACC Library

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

    Computer Class

    Learn about voice assistants and start home devices.

  • 7:30–11 p.m. $4 (students), $6. athensswingnight.com

    Athens Swing Night

    (Athens Fit Club, 1059 Baxter St. Suite A) Intermediate (7:30 p.m.) and beginner (8:15 p.m.) lessons, then open dancing. No partner or previous experience required. 

Tuesday, September 4

1 event

Classes

Sunday, September 16

1 event

Classes

  • Milledge Avenue Baptist Church

    3–5 p.m. FREE! milledge.org/soulshop

    Soul Shop

    Learn about suicide awareness and steps that can be taken to reduce the risk of suicide.