Includes stories, finger-puppet plays, songs and crafts for literacy-based fun. For ages 5 & under. Every Wednesday.
Knit Kids is a beginning knitting class for kiddos to learn how to cast-on and knit stitch. RSVP.
An interactive program for ages 2–5.
Supernatural and Sherlock fans are invited to a fun night of fandom. Snacks provided. Ages 11–18.
SINGER-SONGWRITER SHOWCASE Rock out every Wednesday at this open mic. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for booking.
KARAOKE WITH THE KING Sing your guts out every Wednesday!
THE REBEL SOCIETY Host Jaclyn Steele invites "creators, dreamers and passion-filled rebels" to share their talent at this open mic event. The Jaclyn Steele Band kicks things off. Every Wednesday!
WEISSHUND Groove-oriented rock duo from Atlanta. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.
THAYER SARRANO Local songwriter playing hazy, desolate, Southern-inspired rock tunes.
FRANNY New, eclectic local band influnced by indie rock, jazz, classical and bluegrass.
MRJORDANMRTONKS Collaboration between longtime Athens musicians Tommy Jordan and William Tonks, featuring rootsy guitar picking and paired vocal melodies.
RED WANTING BLUE Americana outfit led by vocalist and songwriter Scott Terry.
SHILPA RAY New York-based artist playing dark, goth-infused post-punk. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.
NEIGHBOR LADY Alias of local singer-songwriter Emily Braden.
REALISTIC PILLOW Local synth-heavy experimental pop band.
GINKO Edgar Lopez's fuzzy, beat-driven experimental hip hop project.
STRICTLY RICKLI Local experimental family band.
MANS TRASH Skewed pop sounds from Mercer West (The Dream Scene, Bubbly Mommy Gun).
MANNY & THE DEEPTHROATS Alias of local experimental sound artist Manny Lage.
THE ELECTRIC NATURE Psych-rock/electro duo from Athens.
CHRIS BURROUGHS TRIO Jazz trio led by Stone Mountain drummer Chris Burroughs.
OPEN MIC Each performance gets 10 minutes. Drums and guitar amps are provided.
DIABLO SANDWICH & THE DR. PEPPERS New local band featuring Bo Hembree, Adam Poulin and Scotty Nicholson.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.
Local artists have transformed ordinary rain barrels into functional pieces of art. Proceeds benefit the Green School Program. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.
Led by docents.
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by MrJordanMrTonks.
VINYL WEDNESDAYS Bring your own records and spin them at the bar!
Blocking is usually the last step in knitting or crocheting a project. Learn about which yarns are appropriate to block and which are not. RSVP.
This yoga class allows kiddos to practice alongside their parents. Free childcare is available for little ones who would rather play than practice yoga.
Test your trivia chops for prizes! Every Wednesday.
Test your sports knowledge every Wednesday night.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes.
Hosted by Garrett Lennox every Wednesday. Prizes and house cash.
(Both Locations) Every Wednesday.
Meet local entrepreneurs, tech talent and other fellow Athenians who are making cool stuff at this weekly Four Athens networking happy hour.
(1151 Thornwood Dr., Watkinsville) This month's book is Nicholas Carr's The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains. Bring a dish for a potluck.
New mamas and their new babies can meet and seek support. Daddies and older sibblings should sit this one out. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. email@example.com, www.bloomathens.com
Olives & Wax presents The Repurposing Project, a creative competition in which artists and designers are given a bag of vintage and recycled clothes and challenged to create a new wearable item. Items will be showcased and judged at a fashion show at Ciné. Email your name and phone number to participate. Competition May 27–June 10. firstname.lastname@example.org