Don’t miss these fun upcoming opportunities in the Athens area!
VFW FREE VETERANS DAY EVENT: The VFW Post 2872 is hosting a free public event in honor of local veterans with free hamburgers, hotdogs and music. More details »
TURKEYPALOOZA BENEFIT FOR ACCA: Turkeypalooza is the Athens Community Council on Aging’s annual crowdfunding campaign for ACCA’s Senior Hunger initiatives. Funds raised will provide turkeys and all the fixings for more than 1,400 Thanksgiving meals to older adults and their families while funding ACCA senior hunger initiatives for the entire year! More details »
ATHENS CREATIVE THEATRE PRESENTS “CAMELOT”: The performance takes place at the Morton Theatre in downtown Athens Nov.11-14. Thursday, Friday and Saturday shows are at 7:30PM and Sunday’s matinee at 3PM. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for children, seniors and students. Discounted rates are available for groups of 10 or more. More details »
REGISTER FOR WINTER ACTIVITIES: Registration is open for ACC Leisure Services winter activities, including art, games and fitness programs for seniors. There is also a diverse selection of activities highlighting the arts, environmental science, recreation, sports, and holiday events. Registration will continue until programs are at full enrollment or they begin. Individuals who do not have access to a computer or smart phone may register online using the computer labs at East Athens Community Center at 400 McKinley Dr., Lay Park at 297 Hoyt St., or Rocksprings Park at 291 Henderson Ext. during regular hours of operation. For more information, call 706-613-3800, M-F, 8AM–5PM.
FREE CHRISTMAS CONCERTS:
The Athens Choral Society presents A Baroque Christmas with Orchestra Dec. 6 at 7:30PM in UGA’s Hugh Hodgson Hall featuring the music of Vivaldi, Bach and Corelli. More »
The Classic City Band presents its annual Christmas concert on the Classic Atrium stage Dec. 3 at 7 PM, featuring “Overture to a Winter Festival” by James Cumow, selections from Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker Suite,” and “O Magnum Mysterium” by Morten Lauridsen. More »