KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic Dr. Fred and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more. Every Thursday!
BLUEGRASS JAM Bring your own instrument! All pickers are welcome every Thursday.
Now registering for spring classes. Art classes include Art Time (ages 4–6), Homeschool Artists (ages 6–11), "Wear It: Wearable Art" (ages 8–11 or 12–15). Check website for dates and descriptions. Register online. 706-613-3623, www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure
Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will recieve pointers for building literacy and language skills.
Donna Butler shares folktales from her family's traditions. Dessert and tea will be served.
Hans Neuhauser speaks on "The North Atlantic Right Whale: a Canary in the Mine?"
Now registering for spring classes. "Painting with Will Eskridge. Earth and Air: Plein Air Landscape Painting." Beginning or intermediate jewelry/metals with Jessie Jordan. "Printmaking with Amanda Burk." Ceramics for beginners. "Enamel Jewlery with Leslie Litt." "In the Studio with Charles Warnock." "Mindful Explorations in Clay with Jasey Jones." Visit website for class descriptions and dates. 706-613-3623, www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure
Meet at the bar for a round of trivia.
Beginner and experienced players welcome.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with wireless headphones and two channels of music. One of them is a request line!
WARM GLOW BLUE SKY SHOW JJC plays disco, funk, soul & cetera. Every Thursday!
(Meet at Shade Garden Arbor) Learn more about flora and fauna of the garden while enjoying fresh air and inspirational readings. Ramblers are encouraged to bring their own nature writings or favorite poems and essays to share with the group.
Knitters of all levels are welcome.
LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
KATIE COLLINS Singer-songwriter playing classical piano with a melodic twist.
CHARLIE STARR Eclectic Southern singer-songwriter and leader of Atlanta band Blackberry Smoke.
LEVI LOWREY Storyteller and country singer-songwriter from Dacula.
(Prince Ave.) Author Jean Hanff Korelitz shares her latest book The Devil and Webster.
(Sinkwich Spartan Center) Save a life. Jan. 26, 8 a.m.–1 p.m. 706-433-2376
(250 W. Green St.) The UGA College of Pharmacy offers a six-week Beat the Pack Tobacco Cessation Program. Contact to participate. Begins Jan. 25, 5:45–7 p.m. FREE! 706-542-3893, firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior Leadership Academy is an opportunity to meet others and become more involved in the community. Register by Jan. 26. The academy runs Thursdays, Feb. 1–Mar. 22. 706-549-4850, email@example.com, www.accaging.org
(M3Yoga, 159 Oneta St.) Led by registered nurse Nick Combs and former Shiastu practitioner and yogi Gota Cebrero. 200-hour training certified by Yoga Alliance. Held one weekend a month for nine months. $2569. 706-214-2232, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.m3yoga.com/training
(200 Northcrest Dr.) Weekend mosaic classes for beginner and intermediate levels. Visit website for upcoming dates. $175. email@example.com, www.corazonmosaics.com
Athens Little Playhouse presents a children's spring musical. Auditions Jan. 3–4, 6–7:30 p.m. Performances Feb. 16–18 & Feb. 23–25. www.athenslittleplayhouse.net
(Athens Physical Therapy/Physicians Back and Neck Clinic) This four-week course is an introduction to mindfulness meditation. Call to sign up. Thursdays in January, 5–7 p.m. $120. 706-353-0709
Brian Hitselberger leads "Studio Workshop: Abstraction." Participants will be introduced to non-representational art through various techniques and materials. Jan. 4, 11 & 25. $15. Call or email to register. 706-542-8863, firstname.lastname@example.org