Weekly calendar of events in Oconee County

Teen Advisory Board meeting: 6-8 p.m. Monday, Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville. For students in grades 6-12. Teens meet once a month to make book suggestions for the library, plan teen programs and assist with displays and projects. Free and open to the public. (706) 769-3950 or www.athenslibrary.org/oconee.

 

Class: Get Started with Genealogy: 6-8 p.m. Monday, Oconee County Library, 1080 Experiment Station Road, Watkinsville. Learn the basics of researching family history. Registration required. Free and open to the public. (706) 769-3950 or www.athenslibrary.org/oconee.

 

Oconee County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors meeting: 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oconee Chamber of Commerce, 55 Nancy Drive, Watkinsville. Meetings are held the first Tuesday of each month. (706) 769-7947.

 

Story time with Junior League of Athens: Oconee Preschool Academy 2 at 10 a.m. and Oconee Preschool Academy 1 at 1:20 p.m. Tuesday, Oconee Preschool Academy, 1890 Mars Hill Road, Watkinsville. The Junior League of Athens and Voices for Georgia’s Children will partner to present a story time to Pre-K children featuring the book “Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes.” An activity will follow the story. Part of Georgia Pre-K week. www.juniorleagueofathens.org.

 

TOPS weight loss: 7 p.m. Thursday, Government Annex Building, Hwy. 15, Watkinsville. Meetings are held each Thursday. TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) is a nonprofit support group for weight loss. Members can share challenges, successes, or goals, hear a brief program and discuss plans for the week. (800) 932-8677 or www.tops.org.

 

Georgia Small Works Exhibit: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, 34 School Road, Watkinsville. The juried Georgia Small Works Exhibit provides a visual forum for both established and undiscovered Georgia artists working in small format. View hundreds of small artwork pieces in every medium in both 2-D and 3-D forms, all 14” x 14” x 14” or smaller. www.ocaf.com.

 

Oconee Farmer’s Market: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, in front of the Oconee County Courthouse in downtown Watkinsville. www.oconeefarmersmarket.org.