The Boom Calendar for Grown-Ups!
Places to go and things to do collected just for Us at 50 Plus
Upcoming Events › COMMUNITY
Spring break begins at the close of classes on Mar 9th through beginning of classes Mar 19th. UGA offices are open.Find out more »
Jeannette Rankin Foundation to Host Forums on Race as Part of Organization’s Push for Inclusion and Equity ATHENS, GA. – Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund (JRF) in partnership with the University of Georgia Student Government Association and Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center will present the 2nd Annual “It’s Time to Talk: Forums on Race” on Monday, March 19, 2018 from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Tate Grand Hall, University of Georgia Tate Student Center. Co-chairs for this year’s events are:…Find out more »
Every third Tuesday, 11:30 to 1. Lunch provided. ACCA offers many classes and meetings of all types. Please go to the ACCA website calendar page to see all their offerings: http://www.huntcal.com/cal/view/acca135/events?vm=r&yr=2018&m=2Find out more »
For any caregiver(s) caring for someone with Alzheimer’s Disease or related dementias, enjoy fellowship with other caregivers, participate in educational programs, and gain knowledge from health care professionals. Lunch is provided. Please call 706-5494850 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP. Where: ACCA Bentley ADH Center When: 3rd Tuesday each month Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm Cost: FREEFind 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 »
TEDxUGA is an independently organized TED event that showcases UGA''s leading thinkers and doers. The event will feature faculty, staff, alumni and student presenters as they share their ideas worth spreading. The theme for this year''s event is "Connect." The world is made up of connections—an intricate web built from the ties of biology and the wires of technology. At the University of Georgia, these natural and human connections are studied and have found that the remarkable can happen when…Find out more »
Named one of the "South's Best Farmers' Markets" by Southern Living magazine, the Athens Farmer's Market is a not-for-profit organization with an overarching goal of improving the health of the community through provision of local, nutrient dense foods, social interaction, and increased physical activity for the whole family. Their partnership with Wholesome Wave Georgia still offers doubled SNAP dollars. Just swipe your EBT card and receive twice your benefits to use at the market! The Saturday market at Bishop will be held…Find out more »
Join the Richard B. Russell Library, the Clarke County School District, and other campus and community partners for the 4th Annual School Lunch Challenge, a fun event to engage the Athens community with the past, present and future of the National School Lunch Program. This cooking competition invites four teams of local chefs to create school lunch plates for attendees to sample. Competing teams include Last Resort Grill, Taziki’s Mediterranean Café, Dondero’s Kitchen and the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia. Tickets…Find out more »
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