Around Cleveland
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The Newcomers of Cleveland will meet on Monday at 9:45 a.m. The meeting will be at Broad Street United Methodist Church. Anyone interested in joining the club can check out the website at

Athens Community Theater will hold auditions for “Evening With the Stars X,” a community showcase of talent, on Monday at 7 p.m. at The Arts Center in Athens. “Evening With the Stars” will be presented Jan. 25 at 7:30 p.m. at The Arts Center. “Evening With the Stars” is an annual event featuring auditioned talent from around the region. For more information, call the Arts Center at 423-745-8781.

The Cleveland Storytelling Guild will present “Warm Stories and Hot Cider” on Jan. 11 at 7 p.m. in the fellowship hall of First Presbyterian Church, 433 N. Ocoee St. in downtown Cleveland. Come let local and regional storytellers warm your heart with stories while hot cider chases the winter chill away. The event is free but donations will be accepted. For more information, contact Judy Baker at 479-7887; or email

“Battle of the Bulge: Family Affair” will be held Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room at the library. Andrea Lockerby, Consolidated School health supervisor at Bradley County Schools, will take a look at healthy eating habits for the whole family.

Looking for a job? The Career Coach will be in the library parking lot on Jan. 18 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. This 45-foot bus contains staff and computers to assist with resumes and job listings. Call 472-2163 to reserve a time with a job coach.

The Athens Area Council for the Arts will present “Reflections,” paintings by Mitchel de la Garza, to be on exhibit Jan. 15 through Feb. 25 at The Arts Center, 320 N. White St., Athens. Also on Jan. 18 at 7:30 p.m., the Black Box Concert Series kicks off its season with “The Georgia Songbird,” EG Kight, in concert. For more information, directions, or to purchase tickets, call The Arts Center at 423-745-8781, or visit

The “Lucky 13” January exhibit at In-Town Gallery will feature 36 artists. Located at 26A Frazier Ave., between the Market Street and Walnut Street bridges, the gallery is next to Coolidge Park on the north shore of the Tennessee River. For more information, call 267-9214, or visit or

Classic movie night theme for 2013 at the library will be “Famous Sleuths,” beginning with “One for the Money” on Jan. 29.

The first documentary to be shown in the new series at the library will be the “Reverend Billy and the Church of Stop Shopping” which will be shown on Jan. 31 in the Community Room at 7 p.m.

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