Weekly "Try Clay" classes ($20/person) introduce participants to the potter's wheel every Friday from 7–9 p.m. "Family Try Clay" classes show children and adults hand-building methods every Sunday from 2–4 p.m. $20. 706-355-3161, www.gooddirt.net
Every Sunday! Hosted by Evan Delany. First place wins $50 and second place wins $25.
Test your skills.
(Broad Street location) What do you really know?
"Brewer's Inquisition," trivia hosted by Chris Brewer every Sunday.
BACK ALLEY BLUES BAND Featuring locals Paul Scales, Randy Durham, John Straw, Dave Herndon and Scott Sanders playing blues jams.
SHONNA TUCKER & EYE CANDY The former Drive-By Truckers bassist plays inspired folk-rock tunes with her new band.
A 12-step program open to anyone with a desire to become well emotionally. Sundays, 4–5 p.m. 706-202-7463, www.emotionsanonymous.org
Local poet Charles Asbury, author of Thoughtful Lines and Love Strikes Again, reads from his works of poetry and fiction. A portion of proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society.
Meet Star, Comet and Penny, volunteer certified therapy dogs. Beginning readers can practice by reading aloud to a furry friend. All dogs are insured and in the company of their trainers. First come, first served.
Kick off the summer reading program with a petting zoo, bounce castle, carnival games, prizes and more. All ages.
Video game developers present their finished products after 48 hours of work.
Celebrate the Oconee River with a leisurely paddle, followed by a party featuring live music from Shonna Tucker and Eye Candy.
Workshop flyers demonstrate their latest tricks in a Matrix-themed show. Bring a blanket or chair to sit on.
Karl Schab directs the symphony in performances of Copland, Tchaikovsky, Verdi and more.
For "Ossabaw Island: Holy Ground," works by the Ossabaw Artists Collective.
VICKI'S KARAOKE PARTY Sing your favorites!
For ages 6–14. May 20–24, 8:30 a.m.–12 p.m. $75–90. 706-357-5200, email@example.com
Register your dog with the Athens Area Humane Society team and the proceeds will benefit homeless pets nationwide. Visit website for more information. www.strutyourmutt.org/team/athenshumanesociety