The orchestra was originally founded in 1989 at the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory prior to founder professor Levon Ambartsumian's appointment to UGA.
OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this open mic night every Monday. Hosted by Betsy Franck.
See the Garden come alive at night. Each hike will focus on a different topic such as the moon, constellations or nocturnal creatures. Be prepared for a two-mile walk through wooded trails.
JAZZ JAM Nic Wiles' jazz jam session providing an open, relaxed environment for musicians to cut their teeth on traditional jazz standards and hard bop, with the main focus on musician fellowship and learning.
HOLLY BELLE This local singer-songwriter sings smoky, acoustic ballads.
(Room 101) Go behind the closed doors of the country's largest egg production facilities and learn about the lives of egg-laying hens on factory farms.
Stories before bedtime. Pajamas encouraged.
Join UGA's LGBTQ organization for some bowling magic.
Learn how to drum, in the outdoors, with UGA music professor Arvin Scott. Mondays, Mar. 4–May 31. 6–7 p.m. $84 for all sessions. www.botgarden.uga.edu
The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission invites Athens area artists and art teams to submit proposals for a public art project at Rocksprings Pool and Community Center. Middle and high school students will help with the creation of the art piece. Apply by Feb. 25. Site visit on Feb. 23 at 12 p.m. $9000 budget. Visit website for details. www.athensculturalaffairs.org