Join the SCNC staff for a walk around the property. Bring a camera or binoculars. All ages.
Trade one or two objects found in nature for points or other nature objects in the center's collection.
The aquathlon includes a swim with divisions by age. There will be a post-race celebration with face-painting, yard games and awards.
Adopt a pet rock.
Stop by the children's department to make a craft. Ages 2–11 and their caregivers.
Featuring new ceramic works by Jorie Berman, Juana Gnecco, Nancy Green and Minsoo Yuh. Hand-printed textiles and paper by Sara Parker.
Geoff and Lisa Pickett offer a selection of all kinds of pots for the house and garden, as well as herbal soaps and skincare products.
Jeff Bishoff shares recent works of pottery and art.
See folk art tin cut outs by Tex Crawford.
This fundraiser is in celebration of OCAF's sculpture garden. Chefs will hone their culinary skills for "Bite This," while "postmART" displays a collection of 225 postcards decorated by artists across the country.
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music.
Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.
The FamilySearch Family History and Genealogy Expo will feature history-related organizations, vendors and resources.
(Parking lot behind the mall) Festivities include music performances, dancing, a kids zone, touch-a-truck, and a multi-vendor yardsale. See Calendar Pick on p. 12.
Wear the safety color to promote gun safety awareness. Activities include family yoga, games, storytime, face painting and a photo booth. Lil Ice Cream Dude will be on site.
Meet representatives from local organizations. Held in conjunction with Athens West Fest.
GREG MEREDITH Athens-based singer-songwriter and loop artist.
MARION MONTGOMERY & GLYN DENHAM Buesy local folk duo.
DOUBLE FERRARI This local band plays virtuosic, riff-laden, instrumental rock. See Calendar Pick on p. 12.
HOT FUDGE Local psych-rock project helmed by guitar wizard Kris Deason.
SHADE Dissonant, groove-oriented local post-punk band.
HAMRICK & HAYNES Contemporary country duo from northeast Georgia.
NORTH GEORGIA BLUEGRASS BAND Local roots-music outfit led by longtime musical partners Chris White and Larry Saye.
ATHENS WEST FEST A family-friendly festival featuring music from Tre Powell, Sunshine Slowdown and more.
LILY ROSE Local pop-folk singer-songwriter.
RUMOURS Fleetwood Mac tribute band based in Atlanta.
HIGHER LEVEL HIP HOP SHOWCASE Featuring performances by Clip Art, DJ Nate From Wuxtry and more.
SYLVIA ROSE NOVAK Southern gothic singer-songwriter with sharp vibrato and a sharper fiddle.
BOSSA BRUNCH Enjoy brunch with some laid back Brazilian flavor.
LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.
SO NASTY Athens group led by saxophonist and vocalist Gnarly G and featuring a rotating cast of local musicians.
MICHAEL HITCHCOCK Local songwriter playing acoustic Southern rock.
HEART OF PINE Roots-rocking local group.
GEORGE THE INFINITE Local DJ spins the best in Top 40, EDM and bass music every Saturday.
BOOTY BOYZ DJs Immuzikation, Twin Powers and Z-Dog spin dance hits into the night. This is a special OutKast tribute set.
The Hot Club of San Francisco performs a family concert of 1930s swing, acoustic string arrangements and more. Complimentary ice cream social to follow.
Share your favorite poems, a passage from your novel or a story from days gone by. Each reader can share up to eight minutes of material. Co-hosted by Normal Books and the Athens Writers Association.
Avid and the Athens Community Council on Aging present author Jonathan Putnam in celebration of his book Final Resting Place: A Lincoln and Speed Mystery.
See fragile and rare items such as Babylonian clay tablets, Dahlonega gold coins and more in this one-day exhibit.