Join other 6–12 graders to watch, read and talk about anime and manga.
Listen and practice Spanish songs and stories. Participants do not need to speak Spanish.
Sip on hot cocoa, watch a short film and make a "To Be Read" jar for the new year. Ages 10 & up.
Dress as your favorite fairy tale character or pull costume items from the dress up box. Enjoy a story time, create a wand or sword, and have a tea party.
Instruction and activities connect youth to their natural surroundings. Second Mondays, 9 a.m.–12 p.m. $25/class. botgarden.uga.edu
JUAN DE FUCA Driving indie-rock band fronted by local songwriter Jack Cherry. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.
DEAD NEIGHBORS This local band plays punky, shoegaze-inspired garage-rock.
TRASHCAN Experimental pop group from Atlanta.
JIM WILSON Local songwriter and musician (The TaxiCab Verses) performs with special guests.
KINCHAFOONEE COWBOYS Long-running country band from South Georgia.
RUMOURS Fleetwood Mac tribute band based in Atlanta.
BEVERLY Local experimental duo featuring violinist Sahada Buckley and vocalist Monique Osorio.
LAMBDA CELSIUS Local experimental electronic performer.
INTERNET BOYFRIEND Musical project of conceptual artist Charles Martinez.
GODDESS COMPLEX Local experimental ambient project.
MISTURA FINA Local Latin jazz quintet.
LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.
REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!
ROLLIN' HOME Local Southern rock band.
HALEM ALBRIGHT A blend of unique songwriting and electrifying guitar work.
Keith Delaplane from the UGA Bee Lab will discuss the health of honey bees and their impact on the environment. Includes a full breakfast.
Participate in a guided meditation session in the galleries. Meet in the lobby.
(Georgia Cancer Specialists, 125 King Ave., Suite 200) Georgia Cancer Specialists and Northside Hospital are collecting backpacks and suitcases for foster children.
(Prince Ave.) Hear poetry from Elly Bookman, Jenny Gropp and Carrie Lorig.
The drag troupe present "Iconic Women in History." Ticket proceeds benefit Project Safe.
"In These Streets" features the work of North Georgia street artists 70dot, Cold Tony, Pam Peacock and more. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.
Mike Moak's presents a progressive series covering basic and advanced lettering. FREE! Saturdays, Jan. 27–Feb. 10 at 2 p.m., Feb. 1 at 6:30 p.m. and Feb. 6 at 6:30 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org/madison, 706-795-5597
Play Magic in a welcoming atmosphere.
The musical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's The Ugly Duckling incorporates a message of tolerance.
The Franklin Community Players will hold auditions for an upcoming production of Victoria Young's Love, Etc. The format is a cold read. Jan. 12, 5–7 p.m. 706-491-9374