COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, March 4

17 events

Kidstuff

  • Oconee County Library

    3 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Tail Waggin' Tutors

    Reading aloud to a dog creates a relaxed, non-judgmental environment that helps kids develop their reading skills and builds confidence. Register for a 15-minutes session. Grades K-5.

Live Music

Lectures & Lit

Events

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    All day. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Junior Ladies Garden Club Flower Show

    Designers compete to create floral arrangements inspired by works of art in the museum's permanent collection.

  • The Classic Center

    Mar. 2–3, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Mar. 4, 11 a.m.–5 a.m. $5. www.classiccenter.com

    Athens Rock, Gem, Mineral, Jewelry, Fossil and Related Crafts Show

    Southeastern Mineral Specimens present a crafts exhibitor show. 

  • Nuçi's Space

    9 a.m.–5 p.m. FREE! www.nuci.org

    Spring Into the Arts

    The performing arts medicine showcase seeks to address issues artists face. Local artists will perform and network. Keynote speakers are Bronkar Lee and Peter Alvanos. Refreshments provided by Mama's Boy and Ike & Jane. 

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. $12–15. www.thefoundryathens.com

    2nd Annual Winds of Change: A Symposium for Women in Recovery

    Join Acceptance Recovery Center for music, conversation about adiction, light hors d'oeuvres and stories from women.

Games

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    3 p.m. $25. pac.uga.edu

    Russian Folk Instrument Orchestra

    The program will feature popular and folk selections performed on traditional instruments such as the bayan and domra. 

Art

Theater

  • Brightstone Theatre

    Mar. 2–3, 7:30 p.m. Mar. 4, 3:30 p.m. $14–16. brightstoneathens.com

    The Wizard of Oz

    Brightstone Productions presents a cheerful adaptation of the classic 1939 film performed by kids. See Theater Notes on p. 14.

  • Arts!Oglethorpe

    Mar. 2–3, 7:30 p.m. Mar. 4, 3 p.m. $13–18. artsoglethorpe.org

    Love, Loss, and What I Wore

    The reader's theater series of stories women tell about "matters of the heart and matters of the closet." See Theater Notes on p. 14.

  • Winder-Barrow Community Theatre

    Mar. 9–10, 7:30 p.m. Mar. 11, 3 p.m. $10–13. winderbarrowtheatre.org

    The Foreigner

    A British visitor Froggy LeSueur and his shy friend confuse and delight zany Southerners in rural Georgia.

  • Athens Community Theater

    Mar. 2–3, 8 p.m. Mar 4, 2 p.m. $5. townandgownplayers.org

    Visiting Mr. Green

    A curmudgeonly old widower, Mr Green, is nearly run over by a busy young man who is then forced to visit his victim weekly for six months. See Theater Notes on p. 14.

  • Memorial Park

    Mar. 1–3, 7:30 p.m. Mar. 4, 3 p.m. athensclarkecounty.com/642/athens-creative-theatre

    Almost, Maine

    (Quinn Hall) A series of short plays about love, the loss of it and hope. Scene titles include "Her Heart, "Sad and Glad," "This Hurts" and "Getting it Back." See Theater Notes on p. 14.

  • UGA Baptist Collegiate Ministries

    Mar. 3 & 4, 2 p.m. Mar. 2 & 3, 6:30 p.m. www.ugabcm.org/dinner-theatre

    Mary Poppins

    Baptist Collegiate Ministries present its annual dinner theater with a production of the classic musical. Proceeds benefit the SendMeNow summer missions.

Classes