COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Monday, August 19

1 event

Classes

  • 6 p.m. FREE! www.milongatropical.com

    Milonga Tropical: Tango Lessons

    (Location TBD) UGA Spanish professor and dance instructor Fuad Elhage teaches Tango lessons in preparation for the Milonga Tropical dance party.

Tuesday, August 20

3 events

Classes

  • Memorial Park

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation, ($2 mat rentals). www.accgov.com/calendar

    Kitten Yoga

    Circle of Friends Animal Society presents Kitty Yoga. Hang out with adoptable kittens and do yoga. All ages and skill levels welcome.

  • Winterville Center for Community and Culture

    6:30–7:30 p.m. $5–$7.50 www.wintervillecenter.com

    Introduction to Aikido Workshop

    Aikido is an alternative martial art that deals with aggression in a non-violent way using knowledge of body mechanics and mental focus.

  • ACC Library

    10 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Computer Class: Word 2016 Formatting

    Learn how to use styles, themes and templates to create a professional looking document. Registration required.

Thursday, August 22

1 event

Classes

  • UGA Tate Student Center

    6–7 p.m. FREE! www.milongatropical.com

    Milonga Tropical: Tango Lessons

    (Room 480) UGA Spanish professor and dance instructor Fuad Elhage teaches Tango lessons in preparation for the Milonga Tropical dance party.

Friday, August 23

1 event

Classes

  • Ciné

    7 p.m. FREE! www.milongatropical.com

    Milonga Tropical: Tango Lessons

    UGA Spanish professor and dance instructor Fuad Elhage teaches a quick Tango lesson before the Milonga Tropical dance party.

Saturday, August 24

2 events

Classes

  • 1–3 p.m. $15–30. www.athensjiujitsu.com

    Women’s Self Defense Class

    (Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, 165 Ben Burton Rd., Bogart) Learn how to avoid and maneuver out of someone’s grasp, and how to disable your attacker without causing injury to yourself.  A great class for women and girls 12 years of age and older. No previous experience required.

  • 2–4 p.m. Sliding scale up to $20. www.nimblathens.com

    Making and Performing Solos

    (NIMBL, 160 Winston Dr.) MAPS is a workshop for dance makers to exchange ideas, movement styles, and create solos in a generous and spacious environment.

Tuesday, August 27

1 event

Classes

Thursday, August 29

2 events

Classes

  • 6–8 p.m. FREE! www.accgov.com

    Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events

    (Athens Church, 10 Huntington Rd.) Learn what to do when faced with an active threat until law enforcement arrives.

  • Healing Arts Centre

    5:30–7:15 p.m. $25. healingartscenter.net

    Deepening Self Awareness

    Learn about the Enneagram of personality types, your mind, body and emotions. You'll know yourself with more compassion when you leave.  

Saturday, August 31

1 event

Classes

  • The Globe

    4–5 p.m. $5 (minimum donation). newdesigns81@gmail.com

    Superhero Yoga

    Come dressed as your favorite superhero (or anyway you choose) and enjoy prizes for best costume. Portion of  proceeds will benefit Athens Area Homeless Shelter.

Tuesday, September 3

1 event

Classes

  • Memorial Park

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation, ($2 mat rentals). www.accgov.com/calendar

    Kitten Yoga

    Circle of Friends Animal Society presents Kitty Yoga. Hang out with adoptable kittens and do yoga. All ages and skill levels welcome.

Tuesday, September 10

1 event

Classes

  • Memorial Park

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation, ($2 mat rentals). www.accgov.com/calendar

    Kitten Yoga

    Circle of Friends Animal Society presents Kitty Yoga. Hang out with adoptable kittens and do yoga. All ages and skill levels welcome.

Tuesday, September 17

1 event

Classes

  • Covenant Presbyterian Church

    5–6 p.m. FREE! 706-613-6976, athensnursesclinic.org

    Diabetes Prevention Class

    Learn how to eat right, get active and reduce stress with the support of others with the same goal and the guidance of a lifestyle coach and Certified Diabetes Educator. Call to reserve your spot.