The Boom Calendar for Grown-Ups!
Places to go and things to do collected just for Us at 50 Plus
The Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation's (OCAF) Annual Holiday Market will open December 1st, offering gift-buyers an opportunity to select unique art and crafts objects from 70 of the region's most gifted artists. The market will include pottery, paintings, fiber art, stained and fused glass, jewelry, sculpture, photography, woodwork, and more. In addition, more than 50 OCAF member artists will be represented in the Artists' Shoppe. Also available will be tasty home-made treats offered in the Golden Pear Bakery (all baked…Find out more »
For any caregiver or any caregivers caring for someone with Alzheimer’s Disease or related dementias to fellowship with other caregivers, participate in educational programs, and gain knowledge from health care professionals. Lunch is provided. Please call 706-549-4850 or email email@example.com to RSVP.Find out more »
The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department presents "Deck the Walls: Handmade for the Holidays" a seasonal artist shop. Shopping is available Tuesday-Saturday, November 11 through December 30 from noon to 5:00 p.m.at Lyndon House Arts Center. Give the gift of unique and original art designed and crafted by Athens area artisans. A variety of local artwork is available for purchase including pottery, painting, jewelry and seasonal crafts. More than 70 artists will have items displayed and available for purchase. Everyone…Find out more »
Social hour with specialty drinks and discounted admissions for all shows. Admission cost for shows with a member ID is $6.50 for matinees and $7.50 for evening shows. Visit the Cine Athens website for information on how to join the membership club.Find out more »
EVERY TUESDAY NIGHT @ DANCEFX ATHENS FROM 8 – 11 PM! 396 Foundry Street, Athens, Georgia 30601 Lessons: 8 – 9 pm Social dancing: 9 – 11 pm East Coast Swing or Lindy Hop **Your first night is always FREE! Beginners are welcome at all events. You do not need to bring a partner!**Find out more »
ACC Library Meet others who are dealing with chronic illness such as ME/CFS, Fibromyalgia and Chronic Lyme. Third Wednesdays, 12–1:30 p.m. firstname.lastname@example.orgFind out more »
2017-09-20 at 11:00 am to 2017-09-20 at 1:00 pm Retired Educators for the Athens Area meet the 3rd Wednesday of every month!!! Social time begins at 11:00 am and the program will begin at 11:30 a.m. You may order lunch if you so desire. Come join us!!! Event Contact Info: Cyndi Clark 706-546-0040 email@example.comFind out more »
The Lyndon House Arts Center will host the opening of the Biennial program, the Clarke County School District Student Art Exhibition on November 11. This year’s theme and title is “Connect.” This theme was selected, as art is a wonderful way to discuss the needs of our time, to describe who we are, and to reach out to our neighbor, our city, and beyond. The biennial exhibition of artworks by the students of the Clarke County School District is a…Find out more »
Featuring Rev Tribble and the Deacons and Klezmer Local 42, and produced and hosted by Caroline Aiken. Recorded live, this concert will air on WUGA (91.7FM) on Dec 20th at 9pm. Or stream anytime at wuga.org.Find out more »
Third Thursday is a monthly evening of art in Athens, Georgia! It’s a great opportunity to see visual art at seven excellent and consistent art venues. It’s not an art walk because it does not occur in a single district of Athens; rather, it is an opportunity to get out and visit a handful of venues in one evening — because the art on view is always changing! Admission to all venues is free. Check the info on the individual…Find out more »
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