Part of the Certificate in Native Plants core, this course will introduce the diverse natural vegetation of Georgia, emphasizing ecological principles of plant distribution, prehistoric and contemporary influences on Georgia vegetation, major vegetation types in Georgia and common plant species that characterize each vegetation type.
Learn techniques for growing food in raised beds. Ages 16–adult.
(120 Barrow St.) See the latest works by local painter Chatham Murray in her annual open house.
Project Safe presents the 18th 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.
Learn about orchids and their care from the Northeast Georgia Orchid Society. After the presentation, attendes are invited on a behind-the-scenes tour of the orchid collection.
THE GOOD LOOKS Young band playing a custom blend of rock, blues, funk, punk and alternative.
HOGZWYLD Southern rock group from the Atlanta area.
OLDE WORLD MONKEYS Local Southern rock four-piece.
OVER YONDER Garage-rock band from Atlanta.
DAVID DONDERO Singer-songwriter and wandering troubadour crafts intimate, warbly folk tunes.
FUTURE LIVES Athens-based Cali-country project from King of Prussia songwriter Brandon Hanick.
EMILEIGH IRELAND Local singer-songwriter and experimental performer.
TAFT MASHBURN Singer-songwriter from Austin, TX.
DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS The local Southern rock superstars return to the Athens stage for their annual Homecoming series.
THE HERNIES Local riff-heavy rock band displaying influences from classic to indie rock.
PENNY & SPARROW Indie folk/country duo from Texas, with influences from Stephen Sondheim to The Swell Season.
COREY KILGANNON Acoustic singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN.
MAREN MORRIS Critically and commercially successful country singer-songwriter, part of the 2017 Hero Tour.
HARRY CAREY Reunited version of this mid-'90s Athens rock group fronted by songwriter Jim Willingham.
MIND BRAINS Local supergroup playing experimental pop music with skewed sensibilities.
SMOKEDOG This local band plays noisy, burned-out experimental rock and roll.
THE GO ROUNDS Kalamazoo, MI band playing "psychedelic Americana pop."
HOLY GHOST TENT REVIVAL North Carolina band playing energetic soul-rock with horns.
LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.
REBECCA SUNSHINE BAND Local children's-music group playing fun songs for kids of all ages. Album release show!
STRFKR High-energy electronica outfit from Portland, OR.
PSYCHIC TWIN Psychedelic electropop duo from Brooklyn, NY.
JOSH ROBERTS & THE HINGES South Carolina band plays "rock and roll music with the roots showing."
QUIG AND THE BOYS Local rock band playing old, new, blues and rock with a twist.
HOT CORNER HIP HOP The one-year anniversary of the series, featuring locally grown beats and rhymes by Lingua Franca (EP release show!) and WesdaRuler, Ishues, Squalle and LG, Letsruntrack and The Pleasure Point. See story on p. 9.
KITH & KIN Newly formed Athens-based folk-rock band.
The 18th Annual job and fun run benefit St. Joseph Catholic School.
Practice yoga in a class led by Phelan LaVelle. Robes of Riggonia (members of Cult of Riggonia) will play live for participants to listen through wireless headphones silent disco style. Proceeds benefit the American Civil Liberties Union.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with wireless headphones and two channels of music. One of them is a request line!
THE PURPLE PARTY Savannah promoter Ben Umbreit presents "a full night of DJs spinning all things Prince, including hits, lost tracks, music from his many protégés, purple drink specials and tons of surprises."
(Hargrett Library) Writers may bring pages of their work, any genre, for group feedback. Each meeting will highlight books from Hargrett's Collections.
Learn information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment and more. Presented in partnership with the Alzheimer's Association.
Local and indie authors will showcase their books. At 3:30 p.m., authors George Weinstein, Ann B. Jones and Donny Bailey Seagraves will discuss ideas and experiences pertaining to getting books published.
Beginner to advanced skill levels welcome.
Participants can learn about and interact with cold-blooded creatures.
Listen to animal stories and make heart-shaped crafts. For ages 4–8 and their caregivers.
Celebrate the relaese of Rebecca Sunshine Band's first kids' album with face painting, dancing, swag and live performances by Rebecca Sunshine and the Possum Kingdom Ramblers.
Local watercolor artist Eileen Hurd teaches a progressive class as part of the library's Spring Art Series. Saturdays, Feb. 18–Mar. 4. 706-795-5597