“THE MARK OF THE PENCIL” OPENING RECEPTION
5-8 p.m. Friday, the Gallery at Macon Arts Alliance, 486 First St. Exhibition features a collection of colored pencil drawings by Mark Ballard. Free. www.maconartsalliance.org. 478-743-6940.
7 p.m. Friday, the 567 Center for Renewal, 533 cherry St. Site-specific theater co-presented by the Chameleon Village Theatre Company. While you’re there, visit the “Art of the Academics” exhibition in the gallery from 6-9 p.m. Free. www.the567.org.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Wesleyan College, 4760 Forsyth Road. Shop for locally grown and produced items ranging from flowers and organic fruits and vegetables to baked goods, arts and crafts. 478-757-5233. Free.
BACK TO SCHOOL BLAST
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Frank Johnson Community Center, 2227 Mercer University Drive. Free school supplies, food and clothing along with a health seminar and health screenings. Free. 478-743-2587.
BUFFINGTON’S GREENWAY CONCERT SERIES
5 p.m. Saturday, Oconee River Greenway, 420 E. Greene St., Milledgeville. Music by Mississippi John Doude, Matt Brantley Band and FreeLance Ruckus. Grab a blanket and listen to some tunes alongside the Oconee River. Free. www.visitmilledgeville.org.