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Saturday, April 25

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Sunday, April 26

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    10:15 a.m. FREE! www.uuathensga.org

    Unitarian Universalist Forum

    Penny Oldfather and Pinkie Bergmann will talk about the variety of programming available during July's Southeast Unitarian Universalist Summer Institute. 

Monday, April 27

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Athens Land Trust

    5:30 p.m. $5 suggested donation. patricia.priest@yahoo.com

    Nature Writing Group

    Ann Blum, author of Bugs @ Play and mastermind behind the State Botanical Gardens' puppet shows at the Insectival festival, is the featured guest.

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Last Monday Book Group

    This month's discussion is on The Essential Rumi by Jelalludin Rumi. 

Tuesday, April 28

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    5:30 p.m. FREE! russlib@uga.edu, www.libs.uga.edu

    "Rest of the Story"

    This new monthly book club focuses on works connected to exhibits at the Special Collections Libraries. This month's book is Empty Sleeves: Amputation in the Civil War South by Brian Craig Miller.

Wednesday, April 29

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Chops and Hops

    7 p.m. FREE! patricia.priest@yahoo.com

    Oconee Democrats Book Group

    This month's book is Birdology: Adventures with Hip Hop Parrots, Cantankerous Cassowaries, Crabby Crows, Peripatetic Pigeons, Hens, Hawks and Hummingbirds by Sy Montgomery.

Thursday, April 30

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • UGA Small Business Development Center

    11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. $25. 706-542-6791

    E-Commerce Lecture

    Receive an overview of the e-commerce environment and why small businesses get involved in "E-Commerce: Navigating the Internet to Find Procurement $$$s?" Call to register and for more information.

  • ACC Library

    12:15 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Green Bag Series

    Solar Sun World presents "Roof Top Solar Panels: How Sun Power Can Save the Planet." Beverages will be provided. Participants are encouraged to bring a lunch.

Sunday, May 3

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    10:15 a.m. FREE! www.uuathensga.org

    Unitarian Universalist Forum

    Pete McCommons, editor of Flagpole and long-time Athens resident, will speak on "Athens As I See It."

Wednesday, May 6

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Monday, May 18

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • UGA Special Collections Library

    3 p.m. FREE! www.libs.uga.edu

    William & Ellen Craft in Cultural Memory

    In "Love, Liberation and Escaping Slavery," UGA Professor Barbara McCaskill discusses the spectacular 1848 escape of William and Ellen Craft from slavery in Macon.

Tuesday, May 26

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    5:30 p.m. FREE! russlib@uga.edu

    The Rest of the Story Book Club

    Discuss works connected to the ongoing and upcoming exhibitions and programs at the library. Followed by gallery tours.