LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
PHANTOM PHUNK Europop/indie trio with eclectic sounds in the veins of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Paramore and Metric.
RUEN BROTHERS Up-and-coming, rockabilly-influenced band of siblings from England.
MISNOMER Local nine-piece improvisational fusion group formerly known as Mister Tie Dye.
JAY GONZALEZ Drive-By Truckers' keyboardist plays your favorite yacht rock, singer-songwriter, power-pop, British Invasion, originals and TV theme songs.
THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s.
GREG ROBBINS Jazz vocalist performs originals and standards, backed by a four-piece band. Album release show!
REVEREND TRIBBLE AND THE DEACONS Good old-fashioned rock and roll with a sprinkle of good-humored irreverance.
JIVE REVIVAL Five-piece Georgia rock band.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.
LAWYER DAVE Songwriter and one-man band known for his work with The Brokeoffs.
ANDREW BRANTLEY Member of jam band The Orange Constant performs a solo set.
RAY PHILLIPS No info available.
(Prince Ave.) Meet Caldecott award-winning author and illustrator Matthew Cordell in celebration of his new book King Alice.
The Anime Club presents its annual anime convention with trivia, cosplay, food and more. Ages 11–18.
A storytelling program with hands-on activities. Ages 3.5–8.
The Trail Creek Splash Pad will be open on weekends through Sept. 4. The Rocksprings Splash Pad is now open. $1/person. Pool passes $20–40. www.athensclarkecounty.com/splashpad
Preschool-aged children will learn social and language skills through songs stories and crafts. Ages almost 3–almost 5.
Stories, songs and crafts for preschool-aged children and their caregivers.
Attendees will share books, songs, puppets and rhymes. Ages 1.5–5.
Learn more about coding.
(Community Voices in Action) "Backyard Broadway Creative Arts" for ages 10–14 includes theater, writing and creative arts. June 18–22. $125–150/week. 706-340-7461, www.communityvoicesinaction.org/summer2018
Watch as bellydancers demonstrate their skills.
Every Wednesday. Prizes and house cash.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes.
Gather a team and compete.
(2440 W. Broad St.) Compete for prizes.
The sale features hand-built sculpture and functional pottery by the UGA Ceramic Student Organization and faculty.
KARAOKE With your host Lynn. Every Wednesday!
OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided!
Gardeners of all experience levels can learn about flowering shrubs in "Camellias, Azaleas and Gardenias." Registration required.
Learn where to start with Caty and Kristin. First coffee or beer included in fee.
(J's Bottle Shop) A six-week Wine 101 Appreciation Course exploring the basic principles of wine, critical evaluation technique and a review (and tasting) of the world's major wine grapes. Two Thursdays a month, 6:15–7:30 p.m. beginning May 3. $75. 706-353-8881, wine.jsbottleshop.com
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Scarlet Stitch (Oct. 17) and Chris Padgett (Oct. 24).
(Seller Labs, 1 Press Place) 1MC is a national program designed to educate, engage and connect entrepreneurs. Each week, a local startup presents their company to a supportive audience.
Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center's Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support is providing free colon cancer screenings.
Dr. Wayne Flynt will talk about Mockingbird Songs: My Friendship with Harper Lee.
Peterson Toscano will perform "Everything is Connected– An Evening of Stories, most weird, many true."
Cayton Holland has appeared on Comedy Central, "Conan" and more. Line-up also includes Sarah Lynn Kale, Noell Deshon Appling, Andrew Michael and Shaunak Godkhindi.
"Beginning Forklift Operator Certification." Two-day course. Begins Apr. 25. $199. email@example.com, athenstech.edu