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Jan. 1-8
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If you would like your event listed in Get Out, here’s what we need:

* The name of the event, or a short description

* The time and date of the event

* The location, street address or a short description of the location

* Admission and contact information

The deadline to have your event listed in Get Out is the FRIDAY before the next publication. ONLY emails will be accepted. No faxes, flyers, mailers or phone calls. Listings run at the discretion of the editor.

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Atlanta Boat Show, Atlanta. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Jan. 15-16; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Jan. 17; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Jan. 18. Georgia World Congress Center, Hall C, 285 Andrew Young International Blvd. NW., Atlanta. $12; younger than 15, Free. 404-222-5200,

Dog obedience training, Athens. 10-11 a.m. Jan. 17 to Feb. 7. Athens-Clarke County residents $70; Nonresidents $105. Southeast Clarke Park, 4440 Lexington Road, Athens. 706-613-3871,


Toastmasters program, improve communication and leadership skills, Gainesville. 6 p.m. Mondays. 611 Spring St., Gainesville. Free. 706-265-6710,

Square dance plus classes, Flowery Branch. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays. Mulberry Creek Community Center, 4491 J.M. Turk Road, Flowery Branch. Free. 12 years old and older. 770-965-7140.

Farmers market, Norcross. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays. North Atlanta Trade Center, 1700 Jeurgens Court, Norcross., 770-279-9899.

Library chess club, Gainesville. 1-5 p.m. Fridays. Gainesville Library, 127 Main St. NW., Gainesville. All ages and levels welcome. 770-532-3311, ext. 114.

American Business Women’s Association, Gainesville. 6 p.m. fourth Tuesday each month. Recess Southern Gastro-pub, 118 Bradford St. NE., Gainesville. Dinner, speakers, meeting. 770-654-9277,

The Pilot Club, Gainesville. 5:45 p.m. every fourth Thursday. Elk’s Club, 1547 Riverside Drive, Gainesville. 770-532-2528,

Phoenix Rising Veterans’ Drum Circle, Gainesville. 6-8 p.m. every other Wednesday. American Legion Post No. 7, 2343 Riverside Drive, Gainesville. Drums available to borrow. Bring a lawn chair. Free. 770-561-7070.