Take a ramble through the trails and learn facts on Arbor Day's history.
Project Safe presents its annual production of Eve Ensler's award-winning play. Women of all ages and backgrounds perform monologues ranging from humorous to devastating, profound to profane. Proceeds benefit Project Safe.
(Cellar Theatre) Christopher Durang's quirky comedy follows three siblings and a boyfriend.
The 2017 AAMBL Season starts in April. Thedraft occurs in late March. 706-207-8939, www.aambl.com
Thousands of books will be available for bargain prices, as will books on tape, CDs, VHS tapes and records. Proceeds benefit the Madison County Library. Mar. 2–10. $1–2 (most items). www.athenslibrary.org/madison
Signups are underway for a five-month league trivia battle. Email your team to email@example.com
DOUBLE FERRARI This local band plays virtuosic, riff-laden, instrumental rock.
MALEVICH Grind and metal group from Athens and Atlanta, featuring members of Juna.
OAK HOUSE Melodic and complex post-rock group from Athens and Atlanta.
CRUNCHY Athens-based "doom-dance" duo featuring Phelan LaVelle and Kathleen Duffield.
HONEYWHEEL Athens-based progressive rock band.
COUCHLOCKED New psychedelic/progressive folk duo.
COJENA BLANCA No info available.
DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS The local Southern rock superstars return to the Athens stage for their annual Homecoming series.
CAMP AMPED BAND Tunes from Nuçi's Space's group of future rock stars.
TRAE CROWDER Comedian and performer known as "The Liberal Redneck." See story on p. 8.
THE DIRTY DOORS Tribute band performs a set of classic Doors hits.
ALASH ENSEMBLE Trained in Tuvan throat singing since childhood, these touring musicians mesh that traditional sound with more contemporary ideas. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.
HAYLEY JANE & THE PRIMATES Self-described "theatrical-folkadelic-Americana-jam-soul-country-blues-pop" group.
REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!
SANCTIFIED REVIVAL Classic and Southern rock-influenced band from Atlanta.
TRACE COLSON Singer-songwriter with a classically trained voice and a powerful, soulful sound.
SVETLANA & THE DELANCEY FIVE A night of music and swing dancing, courtesy of this New York band.
BOOTY BOYZ DJs Immuzikation, Twin Powers and Z-Dog spin dance hits into the night.
DJ OSMOSE Local vinyl-only DJ holds down a three-hour run on the wheels of steel for your beer-drinking pleasure.
The Scientific Research & Education Network (SciREN) hosts a chance for university researchers and local K-12 STEM educators to connect and learn about classroom activities.
Coloring sheets and pencils will be provided for participants to drop in, color and relax.
A rotation of music, science or other special story times for babies and young children with their parents.
Teens can enter a bookmark they've designed around the theme "Be the Source of Change" through March. Part of Teen Tech Week. www.athenslibrary.org/madison
The award-winning pianist will perform Schubert's Sonata No. 19 in C Minor and Chopin's 24 Preludes.
(Five Points) Meet Leslie Sinyard in celebration of Don't Look, Just Jump, which tells the story of Olive Hammons Weathersby, the first civilian woman to parachute from a military plane.
Anna Salzman hosts a class for expectant parents. Third Mondays. $25 per couple. 706-340-6856.
NAMI Family to Family is a free, 12-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness. Register by Feb. 22. Mondays and Thursdays, Mar. 20–Apr. 28. 770-225-0804, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.nami.org
Sharon McConnell will show participants how to use a Silhouette Cameo cutter to make designs in a two-part class. Tuesdays, March 7–14. www.athenslibrary.org/madison
Seeking submissions for the 22nd annual Southworks National Juried Art Exhibition on Apr. 7–May 5. Visit website for application and to submit images. Cash prizes will be awarded to top pieces. Deadline Feb. 17. $25-35. www.ocaf.com
The Junior League of Athens invites everyone to participate in the Little Black Initiative Feb. 13–17 to help raise awareness of the importance of financial literacy in helping victims of domestic violence escape abuse. The Athens-Clarke County Library will host a kickoff event Feb. 13 at 6 p.m. #LBDIAthens, nnedv.org/ej